University of Jamestown

Corina Ruud, of Pequot Lakes, and Karli Skog, of Crosslake, were named to the spring dean's list at the University of Jamestown, North Dakota.

Concordia College-Moorhead

The following two area students graduated May 5 from Concordia College in Moorhead: Hunter Larson, Pequot Lakes High School graduate and the son of Jon and Anna Larson, of Crosby, graduated with a degree in business; Nicholas Gravdahl, Pine River-Backus High School graduate and the son of Mike and Jenny Gravdahl, of Pillager, graduated with a degree in accounting.

Benedictine College

Madison Welte, of Pine River, graduated magna cum laude with a bachelor's in music education degree from Benedictine College in Atchison, Kansas.

Madison Welte was also named to the president's list for spring term. MaryGrace Welte, Pine RIver, was named to the dean's list.

South Dakota State University

The following area students were named to the spring semester dean's list at South Dakota State University in Brookings: Alexandra Rae Eigen, of Lake Shore, College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences; Reid Albert Pierzinski, of Lake Shore, Jerome J. Lohr College of Engineering, perfect 4.0 GPA; and Jaelyn Elizabeth Kappes, of Merrifield, College of Pharmacy and Allied Health Professions, perfect 4.0 GPA.