Higher Education

WITC awards 235 scholarships for spring students

RICE LAKE – WITC’s loyal and generous donors continue to provide important financial assistance to the students WITC serves. “We are very excited to provide a high level of support for our students,” said Kim Pearson, director of advancement. “Thanks to our generous donors, we are awarding 235 scholarships for spring semester tuition, with a…

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WITC awards 235 scholarships for spring students

RICE LAKE – WITC’s loyal and generous donors continue to provide important financial assistance to the students WITC serves. “We are very excited to provide a high level of support for our students,” said Kim Pearson, director of advancement. “Thanks to our generous donors, we are awarding 235 scholarships for spring semester tuition, with a…

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Local residents earn degrees from WGU

Jerilynne Cook-Treziok of Glenwood City and Angela Kindschy of Wheeler earned degrees from Western Governors University (WGU). Cook-Treziok has earned a Master of Science, Nursing – Education (RN to MSN). Kindschy has earned a Bachelor of Science, Nursing degree. Michelle Briggs of Colfax has earned a Bachelor of Science, Nursing degree from Western Governors University (WGU)…

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Area students earn scholarships from UW-Stout Foundation

MENOMONIE — Scholarships valued at more than $812,000 were awarded to 418 University of Wisconsin-Stout students this year through Stout University Foundation. Scholarship recipients from this area are: Downing, WI Natasha Rassbach, Early Childhood Education, Goodman Family Endowed Scholarship. Elk Mound, WI Nathaniel Bechel, Engineering Technology, Stout Scholars Award. Knapp, WI Andrew Marshall, Business Administration,…

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Orton 2019 summer graduate of UW-La Crosse

La Crosse — The following area students completed degree requirements at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse in August. UW-La Crosse, founded in 1909, is one of the 13 four-year institutions in the University of Wisconsin System. UWL has more than 10,500 full and part-time students enrolled in 101 undergraduate, 28 graduate and two doctoral academic…

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Area students invited to apply for WESTconsin’s scholarship program

WESTERN, WI — WESTconsin Credit Union is offering up to fourteen $1,000 scholarships to graduating high school seniors from the Class of 2020 as part of the credit union’s Scholarship Program. The goal is to award one scholarship in each community served by a WESTconsin office. These areas include Altoona, Amery, Baldwin, Barron, Chippewa Falls,…

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Natasha Rassbach named one of 14 UW-Stout student ambassadors

MENOMONIE — Glenwood City graduate Natasha Rassbach has been named one of University of Wisconsin-Stout’s student ambassadors for the 2019-2020 academic year. Rassbach, who was chosen for the honor for a second consecutive year, was among 14 selected to serve as a student ambassaors for this academic year. Rassbach, who is from Downing, is a…

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Wisconsin Pork Association offers scholarships

The Wisconsin Pork Association announces four scholarships available to high school seniors and college students. Students with sincere interest in the swine industry are encouraged to apply for these scholarships. Wisconsin Pork Association Scholarship The Wisconsin Pork Association scholarship is open to Wisconsin high school seniors with a sincere interest in the swine industry.  One…

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Hessler graduates from UMN Crookston

CROOKSTON, MN -— The Office of the Registrar at the University of Minnesota Crookston recently announced its list of summer 2019 graduates. Students completed their degree requirements during summer session 2019. Spring session graduates include: Marian Hessler, Menomonie (54751), WI, graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting with High Distinction.

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