University of North Dakota

Two local students graduated from University of North Dakota in Grand Forks during the winter commencement ceremonies Dec. 15 and 16: Khloe Wiewel, of Nisswa, and Erika Tweed, of Pequot Lakes.

St. Mary's University of Minnesota

The following local students were named to the fall semester dean's list at St. Mary's University of Minnesota in Winona: Nathan Young, Merrifield, son of Glen and Catherine Young; and Peter Kostecka, Pequot Lakes, son of Chrysa Kostecka.

Concordia College - Moorhead

Pequot Lakes High School graduate Angela Cole, of Crosslake, attended the American Forensics Association's National Individual Events Tournament at Bradley University in Peoria, Illinois. She competed in extemporaneous speaking, communication analysis, persuasive speaking and prose interpretation.

Cole is the daughter of Charles and Cheryl Cole and is a senior majoring in mathematics.

Concordia University-St. Paul

The following local students were named to the fall semester dean's list at Concordia University-St. Paul: Kayla Miller, senior, Breezy Point, and Savannah Stone, senior, Crosslake.