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Names in The News – Local students on college dean’s lists

IRON MOUNTAIN — The University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point honored more than 1,975 undergraduate students for attaining high grade-point averages during the spring semester of the 2018-2019 academic year.

Full-time undergraduate students who earned highest honors had a GPA of 3.90 to 4.0 (4.0 equals straight A); high honors had GPAs from 3.75 to 3.89; honors had GPAs from 3.50 to 3.74.

Students who received honors include:

Crystal Falls — Wyatt Cross, honors; Lisa Parlato, high honors;

Kingsford — Justin LaVarnway, honors; Brett Swanson, honors;

Niagara, Wis. — Scott Strasser, highest honors.

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Anthony D. Palmer was named to dean’s list at Michigan Technological University in Houghton for the 2019 spring semester.

Palmer earned all A’s as well as university honors, finishing in the top 2% of their college or school.

He is majoring in physics.

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Wyatt Marcy, a freshman from Pembine, Wis., was among 280 students named to the Lakeland University dean’s list for academic achievement for the 2019 spring semester.

To earn recognition on the dean’s list, undergraduate students must carry a full-time schedule of at least 12 credit hours and earn a 3.5 grade point average.

Marcy, the son of Joe and Paula Marcy, is majoring in chemistry.

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Katelyn Bugni of Iron Mountain was named to the spring 2019 dean’s list at The College of St. Scholastica in Duluth, Minn. Bugni’s major is psychology.

Dean’s list members have achieved a 3.75 or higher grade-point average on a 4.0 scale.

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Rebekah Kolenda of Iron River, Class of 2021 at Ripon College, has been named to the spring 2019 dean’s list for academic excellence. Kolenda is the daughter of Philip Kolenda from Caspian and Jeanna Kolenda of Iron River.

She is studying psychobiology.

To qualify for the dean’s list at Ripon College, students must achieve a 3.40 or higher grade-point average on a 4.00 scale and complete at least 12 credits of regular letter-graded work.

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Katelyn Steeno of Niagara, Wis., was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester of the 2018-2019 academic year at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

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Emily Murdock of Iron Mountain has made the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater dean’s list for the 2019 spring semester.

These students have demonstrated their academic abilities by receiving a grade point average of 3.4 or higher in a single semester.

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The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay has named its students at the Marinette campus who received honors for the spring 2019 semester.

Students who earn a 4.0 grade-point average, which represents all A grades, receive highest honors. High honors go to students earning a 3.99 to 3.75 GPA. Honors are given to students earning 3.74 to 3.50 GPA.

Local students are:

High honors

Wausaukee, Wis. — Emily Burns.

Honors

Crivitz, Wis. — Zachary Walters;

Daggett, Mich. — Jacob Maule;

Wausaukee, Wis. — Abbie Lindbom.

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The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay has named its students receiving honors for the spring 2019 semester.

Students who earn a 4.0 grade-point average, which represents all A grades, receive highest honors. High honors go to students earning a 3.99 to 3.75 GPA. Honors are given to students earning 3.74 to 3.50 GPA.

Students are listed by the county claimed as place of permanent residence. All were full-time students in the fall term, earning 12 or more credits of graded coursework.

Local students are:

Kingsford — Katie Cudnohufsky, honors; Isabella Morrow, honors; Courtney Rietveld, high honors; Janay Walters, high honors;

Niagara, Wis. — Alyssa Plemel, highest honors; Sydney Weber, honors;

Norway — Alyssa Moln, high honors.

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Charissa Kashian of Iron Mountain has been awarded the Excellence in a Discipline Award for chemistry from Grand Valley State University. Kashian is a graduate of Kingsford High School and the daughter of Ann and David Kashian.

The Excellence in a Discipline Award honors one undergraduate student and one graduate student in each academic major. Faculty from each department select the recipient.

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Maykayla Michaud was named to the President’s List at Northcentral Technical College of Wausau, Wis.

To qualify, students have to earn at least a 3.75 grade- point average for the term.

She is the daughter of Al and Deanna Michaud of Kingsford.

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