Isabel Crue of St. Joseph has been selected to represent Minnesota in the National competition for the title of “America’s Pre-Teen.” In addition to being named Little Miss Pre-Teen Minnesota, Crue won other awards in her age division including spokesmodel, portfolio and actress. Crue, 12, attended Kennedy Community School through the fifth grade. This past year, she attended St. John’s Preparatory School. Crue will join other delegates in Orlando, Florida, to compete in the national competition.
Eight St. Joseph students were named to the spring semester dean’s list at North Dakota State University. A student must earn a 3.50 or higher grade-point average or higher to qualify.
The students are: Courtney Deters, Morgan Eisenschenk, Callie Kostreba, Alisha Ophoven, Madelyn Pull, Olivia Skudlarek, Connor Wander and Jeremy Warzecka.
Four St. Joseph students graduated May 11 from the College of St. Benedict. Jamie Muske, daughter of Shelly and Tim Muske, received a bachelor’s degree in individualized-education, also earning magna cum laude honors. Alyssa Brown, daughter of Brenda and Eric Brown, received a bachelor’s in accounting. Josie Thelen, daughter of Ann and Dave Thelen, received a bachelor’s in communication. Clare Pfannenstein, daughter of Joan and Patrick Pfannenstein, received a bachelor’s in biology.
Three St. Joseph students have been named to the spring semester dean’s list at the College of St. Scholastica in Duluth. The students are Maxwell Botz, Courtney Thielen and Alexis Weisser. Dean’s list members have achieved a minimum 3.75 grade-point average.
Payton Hiltner of St. Joseph graduated from Sartell High School. He is the son of Craig Hiltner and Karri Stodolka.
Emily Boysen of St. Joseph was named to the spring semester dean’s list at Augustana University in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. The dean’s list recognizes full-time students who have a minimum of 12 credit hours with grade-point averages at 3.5 or higher.
Sierrah Skudlarek of St. Joseph has been named to the spring semester 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.