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Kirkwood Community College graduates announced PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Angie Parenteau   
Tuesday, 08 July 2014 13:51

Cedar Rapids, Iowa (July 8, 2014) - Kirkwood Community College has announced the graduating class of 2013-2014. College faculty and administration joined friends and family in saluting the grads at commencement ceremonies at the US Cellular Center in Cedar Rapids, May 17.

Bettendorf, IA

Audra Bates, Spring 2014, Liberal Arts - AS
Evan Hale, Fall 2013, Liberal Arts - AA
Melissa Hayward, Fall 2013, Dental Assisting - AAS
Morgan Helgerson, Fall 2013, Liberal Arts - AA
Maureen Lonergan, Fall 2013, Liberal Arts - AA
Jessica Martinez, Spring 2014, Liberal Arts - AA
Ronald Mikos, Summer 2013, Liberal Arts - AA
Colby Ryan, Fall 2013, Liberal Arts - AA
Andrea Schlemme, Summer 2013, Liberal Arts - AA
Matthew Steinhauser, Spring 2014, Liberal Arts - AA
Nolan Stratton, Fall 2013, Liberal Arts - AA
Travis Timm, Fall 2013, Liberal Arts - AA

Davenport, IA

Tony Bakeris, Summer 2013, Liberal Arts - AA
Samantha Belz, Spring 2014, Liberal Arts - AA
Abigail Boyle, Summer 2013, Liberal Arts - AA
Travis Bulman, Fall 2013, Liberal Arts - AA
Brent Cribbs, Spring 2014, Landscape Construction and Design - AAS
Jeremy Felderman, Fall 2013, Pre-Business Transfer - AA
Sarah Franco, Spring 2014, Physical Therapist Assistant - AAS
Sarah Gasser, Summer 2013, Liberal Arts - AS
Aaron Hanson, Fall 2013, Liberal Arts - AA
John Losasso, Summer 2013, Liberal Arts - AA
Taylor McGivern, Fall 2013, Horse Science Technology - AAS
Jeremy Sabin, Summer 2013, Criminal Justice - AA
Shyanne Saladino, Spring 2014, Liberal Arts - AS
Brian Schippers, Summer 2013, Entry-Level Firefighter - AAS
Destiny Smith, Summer 2013, Liberal Arts - AA
Benjamin Voelliger, Spring 2014, Liberal Arts - AA

Moline, IL

Haylee Krack, Summer 2013, Liberal Arts - AA

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MINNESOTA STATE MANKATO ANNOUNCES 2014 SPRING SEMESTER DEAN'S LIST PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Dan Benson   
Tuesday, 08 July 2014 13:46

Mankato, MN (July 7, 2014) - The Academic High Honor and Honor lists (Dean's lists) for the past spring semester at Minnesota State University, Mankato have been announced by Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs Dr. Marilyn Wells.

Among 2,953 students, a total of 682 students qualified for the High Honor List by achieving a 4.0 straight "A" average, while 2,272 students earned a 3.5 to 3.99 average to qualify for the Honor List. 

Alexis Vance, Davenport, Senior, Honor List and Olivia Weathers Goethals, Rock Island, Sophomore, Honor List

To qualify for academic honors, undergraduate students must be enrolled for at least 12 credit hours for the semester.

Minnesota State Mankato, a comprehensive university with 15,409 students, is part of the Minnesota State Colleges & Universities system, which comprises 31 state institutions.

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Carl D. Schillig Memorial Scholarships Announced PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Jamie Lange   
Tuesday, 08 July 2014 12:55
BETTENDORF, IA – The Carl D. Schillig Memorial Fund, Inc. has announced Kierstyn Feld, Pleasant Valley High School, and Tyler Henson, Bettendorf High School, as the recipients of its 2014 Scholarship. Ms. Feld plans to attend Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa, and Mr. Henson will attend Maryville University in St. Louis, MO.

The scholarship grants a $4,000 educational awarded to one Bettendorf and one Pleasant Valley High School student, each with at least a 2.3 grade point average and who exemplifies Carl's spirit through participation in a variety of school, community and church-related activities. To date, the Carl D. Schillig Memorial Scholarship Fund has awarded 30 Bettendorf and Pleasant Valley High School students with educational scholarships.

The Carl D. Schillig Memorial Scholarship was first awarded in 1998 to graduates of Pleasant Valley High School. In 2002, it was extended to graduates of Bettendorf High School. It was established in memory of Carl Schillig, who was 15 years old when he was killed in a car-pedestrian accident in 1994. Carl was active in a variety of community, school and church activities.

For more information about the scholarship, visit the website at runwithcarl.com or find us on Facebook by searching for “Run with Carl.”

Funding for the scholarship is provided by proceeds from the annual Labor Day tradition of the Bettendorf Rotary’s Run with Carl event. Unity Point Health- Trinity and Genesis Physical Therapy & Sports Medicine provide majority support for Run with Carl.
About the Carl D. Schillig Memorial Fund, Inc.: The Carl D. Schillig Memorial Fund was established in 1995 by surviving members of Carl Shillig, who was killed at the age of 15 in a car-pedestrian accident. The fund provides a $4000 college scholarship to graduates of Pleasant Valley High School – which Carl attended – and Bettendorf High School graduates. With Carl’s philanthropy as its inspiration, the nonprofit also distributes proceeds from the run to organizations in which Carl was active, including Bettendorf/Pleasant Valley Acquatics, Cornbelt Running Club, and Our Lady of Lourdes Church.
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Michael Herman Graduates from Wake Forest University PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Priscilla Wood   
Tuesday, 08 July 2014 12:55

WINSTON SALEM, NC (07/07/2014)(readMedia)-- Michael Herman from Davenport graduated from Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.

In her first public address since losing her job as the Executive Editor of The New York Times, Jill Abramson looked out over a sea of soon-to-be graduates, families and more than 50 credentialed media on Wake Forest University's Hearn Plaza.

 
Local students named to Central College dean's list PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Laura Billingsley   
Tuesday, 08 July 2014 12:53

PELLA, (07/07/2014)(readMedia)-- The following students were named to the spring 2014 Central College dean's list:

Daniel Dankert of Davenport

Joseph Heath of Taylor Ridge

Sydney Lunardi of Bettendorf

Sarah Montgomery of Bettendorf

Tiffany Nguyen of Davenport

Dionne Riley of Bettendorf

Central College is a residential liberal arts college dedicated to the education of 1,500 undergraduate students. Guided by its ecumenical Christian tradition, the college community engages in vigorous, free, open inquiry in pursuit of academic excellence. Founded in 1853, the college is affiliated with the Reformed Church in America and NCAA Division III athletics.

Central is a recognized leader in study abroad as a result of its international, residential programs. Central College is located in Pella, Iowa, a thriving community of 10,000 two minutes from the state's largest lake and 40 minutes southwest of Des Moines. Please visit the college website at www.central.edu.

 
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