College News

Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter has released its Fall Semester Dean’s List. The list comprises students who have earned a 3.7 grade point average (based on a scale in which 4.0 = A) or higher for the semester ending in December 2019.

The following local students were named to the Dean’s List at Gustavus Adolphus College:

Fairfax: Sarah Hinderman, Alex Sellner

New Ulm: Connor Gag, Brianna Kauffmann, Joshua Petersen

Sleepy Eye: Nathan Schroepfer


Central Lakes College, Brainerd and Staples, has announced its 2019 fall semester honors lists.

The President’s List includes 268 students who earned a grade-point average of 3.75 to 4.0 while enrolled for at least 12 credits.

The Dean’s List includes 280 students who earned a grade-point average of 3.25 to 3.74.

Area students include:

Franklin: Luke Sandgren, Dean’s List

Gibbon: Alex Davey, Dean’s List


The University of Wisconsin-River Falls has released its fall semester Dean’s List.

To be named to the Dean’s List, a full-time undergraduate must earn a grade point average of at least 3.5 on a scale of 4.0, or midway between an “A” and “B” average. Area students are listed below by hometown, name, and major.

Area students include:

Fairfax: Katelynn Firle, Communication Sciences and Disorders

Gibbon: Cassidy Wiethoff, Agricultural Education

New Ulm: Brianna Fenske, Biomedical and Health Science, Kelsi Miller, Communication Sciences and Disorders, Sarah Preisinger, Biology

Sleepy Eye: Cassie Heinrichs, Marketing Communications


Matthew Guggisberg of New Ulm has been named to the President’s List at Lake Area Technical Institute, Watertown, S.D., with a 4.0 grade point average.


The University of Wisconsin-Madison has recognized students named to the Dean’s List for the fall semester of the 2019-2020 academic year.

To be eligible for the Dean’s List, students must complete a minimum of 12 graded degree credits in that semester.

Area students include:

Gibbon: Anna Johnson, Col of Agricultural & Life Sci, Dean’s List

New Ulm: Elle Cooper, College of Engineering, Dean’s Honor List