College News

Augustana University in Sioux Falls, S.D., has announced the students named to the Dean’s List for the spring semester of the 2018-19 academic year.

The Dean’s List recognizes full-time students who have a minimum of 12 credit hours with grade-point averages at 3.5 or above (on a 4.0 scale).

Area students includ:

Samuel Baier of Springfield,

Madalyn Heiling of Wabasso,

Kaelyn Johnson of Madelia,

Elizabeth Menzel of New Ulm,

Vishe Rabb of Springfield,

Lauren Zeug of Morgan,


Iowa State University in Ames graduated its largest-ever graduating class (5,248) on May 9 and 11. Iowa State awarded 4,439 undergraduate degrees, 527 master’s degrees, 132 doctor of philosophy degrees and 150 veterinary medicine degrees.

Following are graduates from this area:

Carter Engen, Lamberton, Bachelor of Science, Industrial Engineering, Magna Cum Laude.

Timothy Dalsgaard, Springfield, Master of Science, Horticulture.