RIPON, WISCONSIN (May 18, 2023) — Ripon College held its 2023 Commencement Ceremony May 14, 2023, to celebrate its graduating class.

Among the College's graduating class of 2023 was Dylon Ross of Moline, Illinois. Ross majored in Exercise Science — Human Performance.

DUBUQUE, IOWA (May 18, 2023) — Bryan Gutraj JD, a senior flight instructor at the University of Dubuque, has been recognized for his high standard of flight instruction and named the Best Flight Instructor in the Nation, a title given to the top-scoring flight instructor from the 2023 Flight Training Experience Survey conducted by the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA).

BOURBONNAIS, ILLINOIS (May 18, 2023) — To qualify for inclusion on the Dean's List, a student must have been enrolled as a full-time undergraduate student and must have attained a semester grade-point average of 3.50 or higher on a 4.00 grading scale.

Jenna Boggs of Moline (61265)

Elizabeth Gibson of Bettendorf (52722)

McKinley Laberge of Davenport (52807)

Anthony Mata-Bolandi of Moline (61265)

Madeline Pessman of Davenport (52807)

GREENVILLE, SOUTH CAROLINA (May 18, 2023) — Jordan Allen, a resident of Muscatine, Iowa, was among over 700 students who graduated from Bob Jones University Friday, May 5.

Allen graduated with a MA in Biblical Studies.

In addition to 570 students earning Bachelor's degrees, 94 students received Master's degrees and 58 students received Associate degrees. Three candidates earned doctorate degrees.

Since its founding in 1927, BJU has conferred over 52,500 degrees.

DES MOINES, IOWA (May 18, 2023) — The Iowa Fine Arts Education Summit is the premiere statewide conference for those engaged in arts education in Iowa.

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IOWA CITY, IOWA (May 17, 2023) — Riverside Theatre, Iowa City’s resident professional theatre, is thrilled to announce its upcoming production of Twelfth Night, Shakespeare’s iconic comedy, running for three weeks in Lower City Park, June 16 through July 2, 2023.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (May 17, 2023) — Palmer College has entered into a licensing agreement with nationally-known retailer RAYGUN of Des Moines. RAYGUN, famous for its T-shirts carrying tongue-in-cheek messages is teaming up with Palmer to share Palmer pride and spread the word about Palmer College and the chiropractic profession.

STORM LAKE, IOWA (May 17, 2023) — Buena Vista University congratulates more than 550 students who were named to the Spring 2023 Dean's List. The Dean's List recognizes full-time students achieving a 3.5 grade-point average or higher for the semester.

Maggie Borota of DeWitt

Peyton Marion of DeWitt

Max Mashek of Muscatine

Alyssa Schindler of Le Claire

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DAVENPORT, IOWA (May 17, 2023) –– Gilda’s Club is hosting an educational workshop offered at no cost for anyone impacted by cancer on Wednesday, May 31, 2023, 12-1PM, at Gilda’s Club Quad Cities Davenport Clubhouse located at 1351 W Central Park Ave, Suite 200, Davenport, Iowa, 52804.