Making the Grade: July 15, 2018
Alexandra Stone, Crosslake, was named to the spring 2018 dean's list at Augustana University in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.
Two local students were named to the spring 2018 dean's list at Bethel University in St. Paul: Britta Bittner, Breezy Point, senior, daughter of Wendy Bittner and Jeff Bittner; and Eleanor Erholtz, Pequot Lakes, senior, daughter of Michael and Stacy Erholtz.
College of St. Scholastica
Two local students graduated from the College of St. Scholastica in Duluth in the spring: Hannah Kostecka, Pequot Lakes, English, summa cum laude; and Jessica Hanneken, Pine River, psychology.
North Dakota State University
Cody Wiese, Pequot Lakes, was among 19 students who completed the Farm Credit Fellow Program through North Dakota State University in Fargo, North Dakota. The agricultural finance program gives students the opportunity to better understand the agricultural credit system.
St. Cloud State University
Two local students graduated from St. Cloud State University in May: Toni Nelson, Breezy Point, academic and behavioral strategist, summa cum laude; and Celeste Yeats, Pequot Lakes, music, magna cum laude.
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
The following local students were named to the spring 2018 dean's list at the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities: Katharine Maschhoff, Fifty Lakes, sophomore; Christian Hastad, Merrifield, senior; Jacob Johnson, Merrifield, junior; Chase Blaeser, Pequot Lakes, senior; Mackenzie Chiodi, Pequot Lakes, sophomore; Abby Person, Pine River, junior.
University of Wisconsin-River Falls
Brent Cunningham, Pequot Lakes, biology, magna cum laude, graduated from the University of Wisconsin-River Falls in the spring.