Student News

<strong>Knauf Named to the Fall 2020 Dean’s List at Aurora University</strong>
Aurora University has named Haley Knauf, of Albany, to the Dean’s List for the fall 2020 semester. Knauf is majoring in Finance, BS, Business Administration, BA. The Dean’s List recognizes full-time undergraduate students who have earned a 3.6 GPA or higher. Knauf was recognized with High Honors this semester, having earned a perfect 4.0.

<strong>Blask Graduates From the University of Iowa</strong>
In December, more than 2,100 University of Iowa undergraduate, graduate, and professional students graduated under extraordinary circumstances. With the coronavirus pandemic upending traditional educational practices across campus and the country-including commencement ceremonies-2020 has proven to be a challenging year.
Leah Blask, of Belleville, is one of the graduates. Blask earned a Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies from Iowa’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.
Local Students Graduate From UW-Stout</strong>
The following students from the area graduated in December 2020 from University of Wisconsin-Stout in Menomonie, Wisconsin: Kylee Blumer, Albany, BS Psychology; Brent Edmunds, Monticello, BS Construction.

<strong>2020 Fall Semester Dean’s List Honorees </strong>
More than 7,400 undergraduate students at the University of Iowa were named to the Dean’s List for the 2020 fall semester. Students from our area included Christian Arnett, New Glarus, College of Engineering; Leah Blask, Belleville, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences; John Chenoweth, New Glarus, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences; Jenna Wilkinson, Belleville, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.

<strong>Area Students Make Dean’s List at Edgewood College</strong>
The following students have been named to the Dean’s List at Edgewood College for the Fall 2020 semester: Anika Beutler, New Glarus; and Madison Peters, Albany.

<strong>Area Students Earn Semester Honors at Edgewood College</strong>
The following area students have earned Semester Honors for the Fall 2020 semester at Edgewood College: Madison Peters, Albany; Erin Kittleson, Belleville; Ariel Foesch, Brooklyn; Sophia Grady, Brooklyn; Brianna Richards, Brooklyn; Anika Beutler, New Glarus. Full-time students who achieve a 3.5 grade point average for the semester are eligible for this honor.

<strong>UW-Platteville Announces Summer, Fall 2020 Graduates</strong>
The University of Wisconsin-Platteville awarded diplomas to nearly 600 students from its three campuses for the summer and fall of 2020. Students from our area who graduated, with their hometown, major(s), and campus, include: Brienne Dorn, Belleville, Electrical Engineering, UW-Platteville; Sean Cormican, Monticello, Industrial Technology Management, UW-Platteville; Jordan Tiede, Monticello, Accounting, UW-Platteville; Zoe Nevil, New Glarus, Business Administration, UW-Platteville.