David Herdan, of St. Joseph, recently received a bachelor’s degree in music education from the University of Wisconsin-River Falls. Ten St. Joseph students were among 1,128 who recently graduated from St. Cloud State University. They, their majors and honors are as follows: Michele Braun, master’s in higher education administration; Sarah Covelli, bachelor’s in community health; Stephanie Hern, master’s in marriage and
Winners named in spelling bee On Jan. 28, Sartell area students found themselves spelling words like “authoritative,” “wanderlust,” and “odyssey” in the District 748 Spelling Bee. Eighth-grader Adam Johnson placed first by spelling the most words correctly; second and third places went to seventh-graders Maia Kurvers and Monte Belmont, respectively. These students will represent Sartell-St. Stephen schools at the Regional
Caleb Traut, St. Joseph, was recently named to the fall semester dean’s list at the University of Minnesota-Crookston. He is undecided on his major. To qualify for this honor, students must maintain a minimum 3.66 grade-point average. Maura Cofell, daughter of Monica Cofell of St. Joseph, was recently named to the fall semester principal’s honor roll at St. John’s Preparatory
News from PineCone Vision Center As Clinical Director of PineCone Vision Center, Dr. Stacy Hinkemeyer was recently appointed to the Admittance Committee of the American Academy of Optometry by Bernard Dolan, president of the American Academy of Optometry. By accepting this two-year position, she will support the Academy of Optometry and its growing membership. contributed photo
Local residents, Busse and Motzko, play part in Cold Spring GNTC’s ‘Something’s Afoot’ by Lois Bauer-Rieffer Two St. Joseph residents, have been busy with the play, ‘’Something’s Afoot’’ for the Great Northern Theater Company in Cold Spring since auditions in early December. ‘Something’s Afoot’ is a musical murder mystery comedy that will keep you guessing throughout. The production will be performed
Madison Thompson, Sartell, was recently named to fall semester dean’s list at Drake University, Des Moines, Iowa. Students must achieve a grade-point average of 3.5 or above to earn this honor. Kimberly Kaufman, Sartell, was recently named to the fall semester president’s list at Drake University, Des. Moines, Iowa. Students must achieve a grade-point average of 4.o to earn this honor.
Six St. Joseph students were recently named to the fall dean’s list at the University of Minnesota-Duluth. Students on the Dean’s List have achieved a grade point average of 3.5 or higher. They and their major are as follows: Justin Anderson, sophomore, studio art; Lauren Holan, sophomore, undeclared; Joseph Justin, sophomore, chemical engineering; Nicholas Maleska, freshman, undeclared; Ryan Schleper, senior, accounting; and Allison Vogt, sophomore, undeclared.
Three Sartell students were recently named to the fall semester dean’s list at the University of Minnesota-Morris. They are Ryan Deroeck, Kathryn Dullinger and Scott Steffes. Students on the list achieved a grade-point average of 3.66 or higher while taking 12 or more credits. Erin Mensinger, St. Stephen, was recently named to the fall dean’s list at the University