WAVERLY, IOWA (June 14, 2024) — Wartburg College was one of only 25 schools nationwide and the only one in Iowa to earn a Carnegie Elective Classification for Leadership for Public Purpose.

ROCK ISLAND, ILLINOIS (June 13, 2024) — Forty-six students at Augustana College recently were inducted into the college's Phi Beta Kappa chapter. This national academic honor society recognizes scholarly achievement, character, integrity, and independence of mind. Members are elected by faculty. Election is less a reward for past success than a recognition of exceptional promise for future growth and achievement.

Students honored at the induction ceremony include:

LAMONI, IOWA (June 13, 2024) — The honor roll lists for Graceland University's 2024 spring term have been announced, and Camry Dillie of Davenport, Iowa, has been named to the President's List.

Graceland University students with a perfect 4.0 grade-point average are named to the President's List.

IOWA CITY, IOWA (June 13, 2024) — Mitchell Winterlin of Iowa City, Iowa, is one of ten students from the University of Iowa (UI) — all hailing from hometowns in Iowa — have been granted a prestigious Benjamin A Gilman International Scholarship, which awards the recipient up to $5,000 to study abroad.

MONMOUTH, ILLINOIS (June 13, 2024) — An "exemplary student and innovative leader" from Monmouth College is among the students nationwide recognized as a 2024-25 Campus Compact Newman Civic Fellow.

Kailyn Gore ('26) of Marlton, New Jersey, received the honor after being nominated by Monmouth President Clarence Wyatt.

PEORIA, ILLINOIS (June 13, 2024) — More than 1,700 students were named to Bradley's Dean's List for Spring 2024. To be eligible for the Dean's List, a full-time student must achieve a minimum 3.5 grade-point average for the semester on a 4.0 scale.

Mercedes Rivera of East Moline (61244)

Ashley Johnson of Rock Island (61201)

Joseph McConnell of Geneseo (61254)

Parker DeVenney of Rock Island (61201)

Jonathan Duncan of Bettendorf (52722)

LAMONI, IOWA (June 12, 2024) — The honor roll lists for Graceland University's 2024 spring term have been announced, and Jessica Kenward of Coal Valley, IL, has been named to the Dean's List.

Graceland University students with a GPA between 3.25 and 3.64 are named to the Dean's List.

FAYETTE, IOWA (June 12, 2024) — Upper Iowa University has announced the Dean's List for the 2024 Spring Semester. To be honored, a student must have earned a minimum 3.50 grade-point average and be enrolled as a full-time student.

Collin Altensey of Port Byron, IL

Aboubacar Barry of Moline, IL

Taylor Sedam of Milan, IL

Lucero Torres of Davenport, IA

Kirsten Thomas of Geneseo, IL

Eryn Ackerman of Davenport, IA

Camryn Anderson of De Witt, IA

For the first time, physics professor Michael Solontoi served as the coordinating advisor for the Midwest Journal of Undergraduate Research

MONMOUTH, ILLINOIS (June 11, 2024) — The Illinois educator shortage — an issue that Monmouth College is taking an active role in trying to solve — is just one of the topics addressed in the new edition of the College's Midwest Journal of Undergraduate Research, which is now available in print.

Augustana student research assistants Adriana Reyes and Erik Bergren at a canvassing event of Rock Island neighborhoods. Reyes, a junior geography major, is the GIS specialist on the Port Byron project

ROCK ISLAND, ILLINOIS (June 11, 2024) — Augustana College students will canvas 300 Port Byron homes Thursday, June 13, in the college’s next chapter of assisting municipalities with inventorying water-service lines.