South Dakota State University
The following two area students graduated after spring session from South Dakota State University in Brookings, South Dakota: Vanessa Kay Lane, Merrifield, cum laude with a Bachelor of Science degree from the College of Education and Human Sciences; and Colleen Karen Tschida, Pine River, summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Science degree from the College of Education and Human Sciences.
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Courtney Lillian Newland, Breezy Point, graduated from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln during the summer commencement ceremony Aug. 11 with a Master of Science degree from the Office of Graduate Studies.
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Taylor Stiller, Pequot Lakes, received a Master of Science degree in educational leadership and policy analysis from the University of Wisconsin-Madison's School of Education during spring commencement ceremonies in May.