Education Briefs-Jan. 25
Mendotan on Belmont U. Dean’s List
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Belmont University has announced the list of students recognized on the Dean's List for the Fall 2022 semester. Of the approximately 52 percent of Belmont's 7,100 undergraduate students who qualified for the Fall 2022 Dean's List, Faith Anderson of Mendota was listed.
Dean's List eligibility is based on a minimum course load of 12 hours and a quality grade point average of 3.5 with no grade below a C.
Located two miles from downtown Nashville, Belmont University comprises nearly 9,000 students from every state and 33 countries. Nationally ranked and consistently recognized by U.S. News & World Report for innovation in higher education, the University offers more than 115 areas of undergraduate study, 41 master's programs and five doctoral degrees. With a focus on whole person formation and data-informed social innovation, Belmont is committed to forming diverse leaders of character equipped to solve the world's complex problems. For more information, visit www.belmont.edu.
Iowa State announces fall 2022 Dean’s List
AMES, Iowa – More than 10,200 Iowa State University students have been recognized for outstanding academic achievement by being named to the fall semester 2022 Dean's List.
Among the students achieving the honor is Sean Dullard of Mendota, a senior animal science major.
Students named to the Dean's List must have earned a grade point average of at least 3.50 on a 4.00 scale while carrying a minimum of 12 credit hours of graded course work.
Area students on Kish Dean’s List
MALTA – The Office of Student Services at Kishwaukee College has announced the students named to the Fall 2022 Dean’s List. To be eligible for Dean’s List honors, a student must have completed a minimum of 12 semester hours (at the 100/200 level) during an academic term at Kishwaukee College with a semester grade point average of 3.50 or higher on a 4.0 scale.
The following Kishwaukee College students have been named to the official Fall 2022 Dean’s List:
Calvin Seier of Amboy, Gage Faber of Compton and David Negrete of Paw Paw.
Kish lists part-time Honor’s List students
MALTA – Kishwaukee College has announced its Part-Time Student Honors List for Fall 2022. To be eligible for this honor, a student must have completed a minimum of 6 (but less than 12) semester hours of college-level courses at Kish with a grade point average of 3.5 or higher.
The following students have been named to the Kishwaukee College Fall 2022 Part-Time Student Honors List:
Angel Monarrez of Earlville, and Dawson Brooks, Reagan Gibson and Natalie Hollenback, all of Paw Paw.
IVCC names Academic Honors students
OGLESBY – For the fall 2022 semester, 507 students were names to the Academic Honors list at Illinois Valley Community College.
Students who have earned a grade point average of 3.25 to 3.74 in six or more semester hours, listed by hometown are:
Amboy – Jensen Lewis; Compton – Bradyn Chandler, Hailey Clark; Earlville – Brandon Bruce, Khloe Cantlin, Emily Harness, Morgan Myre, Hannah Pfaff, Tai Sheehan, Avery Strohm; La Moille – McKenna Klein, Wyatt Lundquist, Jason Martin, Raven McSherry, Collette Motter, Morgan Sadnick; Leland – Brooklyn Guelde;
Mendota – Edgar Arteaga, Keina Arteaga, William Bentley, Melaina Bierwirth, Shelby Boege, Daisy Contreras, Miriam Diaz, Alyssa Engels, Geraldo Escatel, Isabelle Escatel, Mauricio Escatel, Marisol Felix, Sean Figueroa, Alexis Finley, Zoe Finley, Kendra Frey, Joral Ganther, Julian Godina, Walter Hall, Zoe Hanson, Elaina Harris, Chloe Hillyard, Grace Jackson, Katlyn Jenner, Devin Johnson, Yulissa Juarez, Karliann Miars, Jeremy Morey, Bryce Northcutt, Alayna Nosalik, Allison Olczak, Amaya Olivas, Carlos Olivas, Lizbeth Quintana, Abel Rodriguez, Theran Schmitt, Emma Schultz, Mileigh Schultz, Emily Stewart, Tyler Valdez, Madelyn Van Horn, Janet Varela;
Ohio – Anna McDonald; Sublette – Karli Althaus; Troy Grove – Rylee Ponder.
IVCC gives Presidential Honors list
OGLESBY – For the fall 2022 semester, 185 students were named to the Presidential Honors list at Illinois Valley Community College.
Students who have earned a grade point average of 3.75 to 4.0 in 12 or more semester hours, listed by hometown are:
Earlville – Elizabeth Browder, Elisabeth Farrell, Emma Kamin, Liam McGann; La Moille – Maddison Gentry; Mendota – Briana Avila, Logan Brandner, Isabella Caruso, Salma Gonzalez, Phalen Hessenberger, Sophia Holland, Deborah Lengsfeld, Izabella Nanez, Natalie Orozco, Rosevelia Rocha, Celeste Serrano, Allison Stewart, Alexandra Stremlau; Ohio – Rachel Rieker; Van Orin – Leah Williams; West Brooklyn – Jacob Swope.
M. Mikolasek on Iowa president’s list
IOWA CITY, Iowa – Madison Mikolasek of Mendota was among the more than 800 undergraduate students at the University of Iowa named to the president's list for the 2022 fall semester.
Mikolasek is a second-year student in Iowa's College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and is majoring in Human Physiology.
President's list status was earned by only two first-year undergraduates during the 2022 fall semester at Iowa; only 133 second-year students; only 270 third-year students; and only 405 fourth-year students.
The president's list was established in the fall of 1983 to recognize academic excellence.
University of Iowa undergraduates who achieve a grade point average (GPA; 4.0 is an A) of 4.0 in 12 semester hours or more of UI graded coursework and who have no "I" marks (incompletes) or "O" marks (no grade reported) on their records for two consecutive semesters (excluding summer session) are recognized by inclusion on the president's list.
Local students make Iowa Dean’s List
IOWA CITY, Iowa – More than 7,500 undergraduate students at the University of Iowa were named to the dean's list for the 2022 fall semester. Dean's list status was earned by only 2,427 first-year undergraduates during the 2022 fall semester at Iowa, only 1,768 second-year students, only 1,503 third-year students, and only 1,845 fourth-year students.
Among the students achieving the honor are Katherine Anderson of LaMoille, a fourth-year student majoring in English and Creative Writing, and Madison Mikolasek of Mendota, a second-year student majoring in Human Physiology.