Area students named to the Fall 2013 semester Dean’s List at the University of Northern Iowa include:
Brandon – Cassara Higgins
Buckingham – Peter Koenig
Dysart – Leigh Crees, Sean Dengler, Chelsea Ecklund, Sarah Freeland, Lindsey Powell, Jeremy Sills
Garrison – Levi Klopping, Emily Meyer
Gilbertville – Joshua Frost, Nicholas Rosauer, Jody Schares, Nicole Stone
La Porte City – Josh Dunkelberger, Kelsey Ewald, Lindsey Petersen, Kylie Powell
Mount Auburn – Danielle Hutton
Washburn – Dwain Caldwell
To be included on the list, a student must have earned a grade point of 3.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale, while taking at least 12 hours of graded work during the semester.

More than 6,900 Iowa State University undergraduates have been recognized for outstanding academic achievement by being named to the 2013 fall semester Dean’s List. 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.

Dysart – Jessica Brandt, Stephanie Freeland, Erin Heckroth, Selena Woodson
Gilbertville – Andrew Mangrich
La Porte City – Adria Bechthold, Amanda Ehlers, Natalie Hanson, Eli Kautz, Zachary Neuendorf, Katelyn Samuelson, Jamie Wandschneider


Kirkwood Community College has released its Dean’s List for the Fall 2013 Semester. These students have achieved a 3.3 grade point average or higher after completing 12 or more credit hours with the college.
Kirkwood students from the area earning this distinction include:
La Porte City – Samantha Barz, Peyton Bockholt, Payton Hilton, Angela Williams
Brandon – Leah Close, Dianna Conrad
Dysart – Miranda Wieben


Several area students have been named to the Fall 2013 Dean’s List at Mount Mercy University. Students with a semester grade point average of 3.60 or better, and who are graded (letter grade, not pass/fail) for six or more semester hours, are eligible for inclusion on the Dean’s List. Receiving recognition are:
Brandon – Sandra Lemert
La Porte City – Catherine Wigg, Nichole Anfinson


The University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point honored more than 2,700 undergraduate students for attaining high grade point averages during the fall semester of the 2013-2014 academic year.
Full-time undergraduates who earned grade points of 3.90 to 4.0 are given the highest honors designation. High honor citations go to those with grade point averages from 3.75 to 3.89 and honor recognition is accorded to those with grade point averages from 3.50 to 3.74. Katelyn Damro of Dysart received a high honors citation.