Education & Schools
Clementine Uwineza earns UW-Platteville master's degree PDF Print E-mail
News Releases - Education & Schools
Written by UW Platteville Public Relations   
Monday, 02 July 2012 14:48

PLATTEVILLE, WI (07/02/2012)(readMedia)-- University of Wisconsin-Platteville graduate student Clementine Uwineza of Davenport, Iowa, earned a Master's degree in Project Management.

UW-Platteville awarded 965 diplomas, including 124 master's degrees, during its 188th commencement ceremony.

UW-Platteville, founded in 1846, is located in the southwestern corner of Wisconsin, near the Iowa and Illinois borders. The University, the fastest-growing four-year school in the 13-college University of Wisconsin System, enrolls approximately 7,500 undergraduate students.

 
Branstad names Magee new Executive Director of the Board of Educational Examiners PDF Print E-mail
News Releases - Education & Schools
Written by Tim Albrecht   
Monday, 02 July 2012 12:46

(DES MOINES) – Gov. Terry Branstad today named Duane Magee as the new Executive Director of the Board of Educational Examiners.

Magee, who serves at the pleasure of the governor, will begin the appointment starting July 1, 2012.

“Duane will be a great leader and asset to the Board of Educational Examiners.  He holds a tremendous resume, which makes him highly skilled in educational administration,” said Branstad.

Magee currently is the assistant superintendent of human resources for the Waukee Community School District. Previously, he served as director of human resources in the Waukee Community School, and before moving to Waukee, Magee was a principal in the Harlan Community School District.

Magee holds an Ed. S. in Educational Leadership from Drake University, an M.S.E. in Education Administration from Buena Vista University and a B.S.E. in Secondary Business Education from Drake University. He is an Ames Senior High School graduate.

# # #

 
Katherine Nelson Receives Bachelor's Degree from Saint Mary's College PDF Print E-mail
News Releases - Education & Schools
Written by Gwen O'Brien   
Monday, 02 July 2012 10:50

NOTRE DAME, IN (06/29/2012)(readMedia)-- Katherine Nelson has graduated from Saint Mary's College in Notre Dame, IN. Katherine, daughter of Mary and William Nelson of Rock Island, IL, received a Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies and Student-Designed Major.

About Saint Mary's College: Saint Mary's College, Notre Dame, Ind., is a four-year, Catholic, women's institution offering five bachelor's degrees and more than 30 major areas of study. Saint Mary's College has six nationally accredited academic programs: social work, art, music, teacher education, chemistry and nursing. Saint Mary's College ranks among the top 100 "Best National Liberal Arts Colleges" in the U.S. News & World Report 2011 College Guide. Founded in 1844, Saint Mary's is a pioneer in the education of women, and is sponsored by the Sisters of the Holy Cross.

 
Dean's List announced for the University of Wisconsin-Platteville PDF Print E-mail
News Releases - Education & Schools
Written by UW Platteville Public Relations   
Monday, 02 July 2012 10:49

PLATTEVILLE, WI (06/29/2012)(readMedia)-- University of Wisconsin-Platteville announced its 2012 spring semester Dean's List. Students receive this academic honor in the College of Business, Industry, Life Science and Agriculture and the College of Liberal Arts and Education must achieve a 3.75 grade point average and students in the College of Engineering, Math and Science must earn a 3.5 grade point average.

Among those who made the Dean's List were,

Christina Butler from Cordova, IL

Mary DePauw from Port Byron, IL

Joseph Fisher from Port Byron, IL

Kaela Hoggard from Taylor Ridge, IL

Jennifer Lincoln from Illinois City, IL

Kelsey Rumler from Sherrard, IL

Andrew Wright from Hampton, IL

UW-Platteville, founded in 1846, is located in the southwestern corner of Wisconsin, near the Iowa and Illinois borders. The University, the fastest-growing four-year school in the 13-college University of Wisconsin System, enrolls approximately 7,500 undergraduate students.

 
Ivy Pokorny of Davenport Named to President's List at Dickinson State University PDF Print E-mail
News Releases - Education & Schools
Written by Heidi Larson   
Monday, 02 July 2012 10:31

DICKINSON, ND (06/29/2012)(readMedia)-- Ivy Pokorny of Davenport IA was among the 115 students recently named to the Dickinson State University Spring 2012 President's List.

In order to be selected to the President's List, a student must have a minimum semester grade-point average of 3.9 (on a 4.0 scale) and have completed at least 12 credits during the semester.

Dickinson State University is located in Dickinson, N.D., with a population of over 18,000. Dickinson State University offers approximately 60 programs to a diverse student body.

 
<< Start < Prev 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 Next > End >>

Page 239 of 386