Making the Grade: June 14, 2020
Minnesota Precision Manufacturing Association
- Keenan Dahl, Backus, was among students awarded scholarships by the Minnesota Precision Manufacturing Association. Dahl plans to major in welding at Alexandria Technical & Community College. He graduated from Pine River-Backus High School this year, where he excelled in sports, music and academics. He was an Academic All-State in golf, an Academic All-Section in wrestling, on the All-State Academic Team in golf, on the honor roll, and an MVP in football, golf and wrestling.
St. Mary's University, Winona
- Jacob Tschida, the son of Joseph and Tracy Tschida, Pine River, was named to the second semester dean's list at St. Mary's University in Winona.
Central Lakes College
The following area students were named to the Central Lakes College-Brainerd and Staples spring semester honors list:
- President's list: Emma Barchus, Nathan Blum, Anna Felthous, Rylie Hirschey and Sidney Lodge.
- Dean's list: Stella Canales, Emma Cincoski, Alyssa Gravelle, Faith Hamson, Braden Holmes and Madison Schweikert.
- President's list: Parker Anderson, Gabriela Armstrong, Megan Bushman, Bryce Fabian, Madeline Pluimer and Brie Roggenkamp.
- Dean's list: Garrett Griffin, Erik Huseby, David Johnson, Mikaela Jones, Ethan Jordan, Bode Magnuson, Hunter Nybakken, Emma Ray and Cloey Traxler.
- President's list: Grant Blosberg, Brooklyn Dean, Corbin DeVries-Flinck, Blake Millner, Esther Mitchell, Thomas Olszewski, Jackson Purfeerst and Kansas Tilbury.
- Dean's list: Hayden Boelter, Hannah Brown and Ethan Johnson.
East Gull Lake
- President's list: Tori Fuhr, Cody Evans, Daniel Johnson and Amanda Olson.
- Dean's list: BethanyAnne Bjorlo.
- President's list: Cody Waldrop.
- Dean's list: Jesse Potz.
- President's list: Katherine Swanson.
- President's list: Cynthia Tennier and Russell Pierzinski.
- Dean's list: Adler Hoagland and Anna Krieger.
- President's list: Matthew Bonfig, Tanya DeRosier, David Trimble, Evelyn Watson and Nicholas Yeager.
- Dean's list: Lydia Hubbard, Noelle Jensen and Brett Tengwall.
- President's list: Kyara Crowley, Hannah Johnson, Elle Juranek, Gillian Kuehl, Daniel Olson, Nathanael Peters, Madison Rodman, Ethan Sannes, Justine Vance and Rachel Voges.
- Dean's list: Benjamin Boberg, Cassidy Chaney, Emma Lingenfelter, Samantha Maciej and Trevor Slaybaugh.
- President's list: Elizabeth Blaeser, Courtney Boller, Alyse Brockway, Tessily Gregory, Jake Johnson, Cole Kaneski, Lachlan Larson, Madeline Morrison, Megan Ostendorf, Luke Patron, Kyle Powers, Mariah Rubel, Madeline Sherman and Brionna Haag.
- Dean's list: Jack Benson, Kate Bolz-Andolshek, Madison Fulton, Greta Harmala, Eric Lundborg, Mackenzie Merta, Alexander Morgan, John Nolan, Nicholas Pearson, Jeannie Wynn and Collin Yahn.
- President's list: Olivia Adkins, Michael Cincoski, Kendra Geatz, Ethan Hunt, Halle Milham, Hanna Milham, Ewan Newbold, Mariah Oaks, Benjamin Sabas, Cecilia Sechser, Megan Tschida and John Welte.
- Dean's list: Molly Adkins, Louis Bueckers, Patrick Corbin, Jordan Cunningham, Zoe DeSanto, David Erickson, Ryan Erickson, Whitney Fink, Amber Grigsby, Nolan Olivier, Hailee Swenson, Anthony Taray and Malachi Wipper.
Minnesota State Community and Technical College
The following area students were named to the Minnesota State Community and Technical College spring semester honors list:
- Backus: Anna Downie, president's list.
- Breezy Point: John Marchwick, president's list .
- Crosslake: John Engstrom, dean's list .
- Emily: Joshua Hite, dean's list.
- Hackensack: Angela Johnson and Abram Regier, president's list.
- Lake Shore: Andrew Huntsiger, dean's list.
- Merrifield: J oshua Mienert, dean's list.
- Pequot Lakes: Julia Teich, president's list.
- Pine River: Keara Sawyer, president's list; Crystal Hutchins, Aaron Schrupp and Zackery Tulenchik, dean's list.
North Dakota State University
- The following area students were named to the North Dakota State University in Fargo spring semester dean's list: Amanda K. Nies, Breezy Point; Alexander J. Becker, Crosslake; Alex J. Stirewalt, East Gull Lake; Aubrey L. Erickson, Jacob B. Radke and Edward L. Swanson, all of Hackensack; Sarah G. Hanson, Kristy M. Peterson, Jack T. Ulm, Dyllan R. Vanek, Samuel J. Vazquez and Andrew L. Voges, all of Nisswa; Hunter W. Goerges, Pequot Lakes; and B rianna L. Adkins, Pine River.
University of North Dakota
- The following area students were named to the University of North Dakota in Grand Forks spring honor's list: Nicholas Gyllenblad, Breezy Point, dean's list; Samuel Scheuss, Crosslake, dean's list; Landon Rivard, Logan Rivard and Julianna Senica, all of Nisswa, dean's list; William Moe, Pequot Lakes, president's list.