Higher Education

Fasbender, Knutson named to UM-TC Dean’s List

MINNEAPOLIS / ST. PAUL, MN – Elizabeth K. Fasbender of Elk Mound and Halle N. Knutson of Boyceville have been named to the 2018 spring semester Dean’s List at the University of Minnesota Twin Cities, the university announced recently.

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Yang to graduate from UW-Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE – Mr Nounee Yang of Elk Mound was among 3,400 prospective candidates for degree attending University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee commencement exercises Sunday, May 20, 2018 in Milwaukee.

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Gabbert receives WolfPACT Scholarship

Natalie Gabbert, daughter of Ed and Mary Gabbert and graduate of Glenwood City High School, was among the WolfPACT Scholarship winners for 2017-18 at Northern State University in Aberdeen, South Dakota. The amount of her scholarship is $5,000. The WolfPACT is the largest guaranteed, four-year scholarship in South Dakota. Students entering their freshman year at…

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College athlete update: Colfax and Elk Mound

By Cara L. Dempski Between Colfax and Elk Mound High Schools, there are eight former prep athletes who are continuing their careers in college. Lakken Meredith, Kori Buchanan and Marianne Scharlau represent Colfax well as volleyball players at UW-La Crosse and Jamestown University, while Abbagail Schotter is working her way through her first cross country…

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