Angie Wieck, Published January 20 2013
Namedroppers (January 20, 2013)NDSU NEWS: The following area students have been admitted to North Dakota State University “with distinction:” Eric Haugen, son of Rich and Jan Haugen, Fargo; Karina Swift, daughter of Jonathan Swift, Fargo, and Katherine Wangstad, Fargo; Aricka Woods, daughter of Rebecca Woods, Fargo. Distinction means that NDSU is acknowledging them as honor students.
NDSCS NEWS: Morgan Burrer and Cody Zarak, students at North Dakota State College of Science, Wahpeton, are nominees for the 2013 All-North Dakota Academic Team, which recognizes the academic achievements of community college students. They will be recognized at a dinner and awards ceremony March 7 in Bismarck. Nominations are based on outstanding academic performance and service to the college and community.
MAKING THE GRADE: Mary Schumacher, Perham, Minn., has been named to the fall dean’s list at St. Mary’s University, Winona, Minn.
Connor Robley and Jana Wiecks, Fargo, were named to the dean’s list at Rochester (Minn.) Community and Technical College.
The following area students were named to the dean’s list at St. Cloud (Minn.) State University: Sean Campbell, Deer Creek, Minn.; Johanna Grimsley, Anna Sundine, Detroit Lakes, Minn.; Kylie Boe, Fergus Falls, Minn.; Courtney Albright, Hawley, Minn.; Lindsey Rogers, Hillsboro, N.D.; Aaron Bergee, Moorhead; Synneve Moe, Ogema, Minn.; and Alicia Schmaltz, Wahpeton, N.D.
The following area students were named to the dean’s list at Augustana College, Sioux Falls, S.D.: Branton Baarstad, Emily Jacobson, Sophie Kenney, Fargo; Leah Black, Glen Ellingson, Megan Moeller, Elise Sperling and Jacob Tupa, all Moorhead.
Abel Nkouaga, Brandon, Minn., has been named to the dean’s list at Fort Hays (Kan.) State University.
JAMESTOWN COLLEGE NEWS: The following area North Dakota students were named to the fall semester dean’s list at Jamestown (N.D.) College: Annie Strickland, Adrian; Kaylyn Lindstrom, Amenia; Matthew Nies, Ashley; Edward Swiontek, Berlin; Markie Struxness, Molly Struxness, Carrington; Morgan Croves, Shawn Heisler, Casselton; Brock Knodel, Cleveland; Jennifer Brandt, Andrea Brenno, Beau Eriksson, Devils Lake; Theresa Heier, Edgeley; Sean Blumhardt, Ellendale; Brittany Maasjo, Patrick Nord, Enderlin; Matthew Achter, Chelsey Cotney, Molly Ecker, Katie Lee, Madeline Odegaard, Leah Olmstead, Joseph Olson, Beth Paulson, Erin Phillips, Amanda Schultz, Matthew Wawers, Paige Weston, Fargo; Jenna Lautt, Fredonia; Brianna Stein, Nicole Stein, Hankinson; Amy Buxa, Kristen Meland, Kelsey Mittleider, Teesha Snedaker, Hankinson; Janna Johnson, Hatton; Katie Bjertness, Hickson; Sydney Greenlund, Landon Uetz, Horace; Carley Ward, Hunter; Ikran Ali, Mariah Aziz, Alexis Barnick, Matthew Baumgartner, Ryan Benke, Taylor Bleibaum, Joshua Brehm, Elizabeth Entzel, Darrin Gahner, Deborah Gideon, Collin Godfrey, Kelly Grugel, Clemans Hager, Alexandria Hanson, Anna Helmstetler, Garret Hillius, Andrea Hournbuckle, Nikki Iverson, Haley Johnson, Spencer Kamoni, Nathan Kopperud, Alex Looysen, Anthony McIntyre, Ashley Mueller, Abigail Nill, Kendra Rachel, Ashley Richards, Nicole Rixen, Kayla Schumacher, Shelby Steinmetz, Lexi Sveum, William Swanson, Kara Wahl, Brooke Winson, Lisa Zuroff, Jamestown; Taylor Lammers, Kindred; Gaige Dunn, Katelynn Hodem, Benjamin Holen, Sarah Holen, LaMoure, N.D.; Anthony Finstad, Lisbon, N.D.; Deanna Van Bruggen, Marion; Megan Germundson, Mayville; Logan Dusek, Milnor; Heidi Bear, Chase Marker, Montpelier; Chelsey Richter, New Rockford; Beth Segerholm, Northwood; Shane Ringdahl, Makenzie Sell, Oakes; Caitlin Diede, Pingree; Andrea Roorda, Sanborn; Nicholas Lee, Melony Triebold, Valley City; Daniel Julson, Wahpeton; Brook Rheault, Amber Swart, Fargo; Ariel Oster, Wimbeldon; Tasha Benjamin and Andrea Toepke-Floyd, Wishek.
The following area Minnesota students were also named: Andrea Knudsvid, Audubon; Stephanie Erlandson, Cole Praus, Breckenridge; Noah Fagerlund, Crookston; Morgan Mathison, Dilworth; Christopher Engelstad, Fertile; Jessica Laddusaw, Hawley; Keleigh Van Dyke, Moorhead; Paige Meyer, Perham; Carlotta Jo Rasmussen, Richville; Kayla Purrington, Twin Valley; and Tracy Gustafson, Wadena.
RECENT GRADS: Mariah Rud, Fargo, has graduated from Iowa State University, Ames.
HIGH HONORS: A paper co-authored by Park Christian School 11th-grader Ander Sawhuck was published in the December 2012 issue of “Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology Journal.”