M State Tech spring honors
Minnesota State Community and Technical College recently announced students who earned academic honors for the spring semester.
Students on the President's List, whose names are followed by a star, earned a grade point average of 4.0 while the remainder of the area students were on the Dean's List and earned a GPA of 3.50 to 3.99.
Menahga: Madison Alajoki, Cassandra Brauch*, Shawna Christie*, Ethan Hendrickson, Tara Hillstrom, Lane Hillukka, Andrea Honga*, Christian Johnson*, Eva Johnson, Abram Josephson*, Aimee Lake*, Amanda Lake*, Egon Lake, Elizabeth Lake*, Jordan Lake*, Niina Lake*, Kelsey Makela, Stephanie Myers, Lela Peterson, Martha Peterson, Alleathea Pfeifer, Aaron Pietila, Jack Pietila*,Claire Pinoniemi, Maryn Pinoniemi, Ashley Savela*, Hope Shepersky, Alyssa Skoog, Anthony Skoog, Julia Skoog*, Mariah Skoog*, McKenna Skoog*, Michaela Skoog*, Jared Tolkkinen, Janie Tormanen*, Zachariah Van Batavia* and Mitchell Ylitalo;
Nevis: Tyler Gunn, Kayla Kallinen and Ashley Robbins*;
Osage: Kaarin Lehto* and Edward Salmen;
Park Rapids: Braeden Berg, Vanessa Byer*, Trey Campbell, Caleb Hawn, Paige Hepola,
Holly Johnson, Alyssa Little, Chelsey Sanquist, Mathew Schommer, Rhonda Swanson*, Aili Torola and Ellie Ulvin*;
Sebeka: Jeannie Arthur, Melissa Flom, Mason Heino*, Tyce Lee, Jolee Lillquist*, Megan Lugert*, Eion Ness, Keegan Nevala*, Jayde Petersen, Savana Richter, Hailey Ritari, Rachael Smith and Keegan Wattenhofer*.
Area students earn academic honors
Annika Aho of Menahga was named to the University of Sioux Falls' Spring 2021 Dean's List for earning a GPA of 3.5 or greater. Aho is majoring in media studies.
Matt Benson of Park Rapids, a senior at Luther College in Decorah, Iowa has been named to the 2021 Spring Dean's List.
Paige Johnson of Park Rapids has been named to the Dean’s List at Northern State University in Aberdeen, S.D. for the spring 2021 semester for earning at least a 3.5 grade point average.
Sierra Wroolie of Akeley, a pre-architecture student at Iowa State University, has been named to the spring semester Dean's List for achieving a grade point average of 3.5 or higher.
Beth Rockensock of Menahga graduated from the University of Crookston this spring with a Bachelor of Science degree in equine business management.