MADISON – A total of 508 full-time and 183 part-time students qualified for the President’s Academic Honors list for the 2018 spring semester at Dakota State University (DSU) in Madison.

The following local, full-time students achieved a grade point average of 3.5 to 4.0 to qualify for the honors list:

Isaiah Kruger of Artesian, Kylee Schrank of Forestburg, April Farmer, Cody Gromer, Bailey Moody, all of Letcher, and Haley Asimakopoulos of Woonsocket.

BROOKINGS – The following students have been named to the dean’s list for academic excellence after the spring 2018 semester at South Dakota State University:

Garrett Dean and Timothy Slavik, both of Artesian, Kayla Olson of Forestburg, Jennifer Luczak*, Kristina Luczak, Myah Selland, Daxx Wiebelhaus, all of Letcher, and Aaron Linke, Jonathan Linke, Savannah Swenson, Ashlynne Terkildsen*, and Marissa Weber, all of Woonsocket.

To earn dean’s list distinctions in SDSU’s colleges, students must have completed a minimum of 12 credits and must have earned at least a 3.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale. Students with an asterisk received a perfect 4.0 GPA.

MITCHELL – Many Dakota Wesleyan University students were honored on Friday, April 27, at the 2017-18 Honors Banquet held on campus.

Students were recognized for honors in scholarship and for active participation in a variety of campus clubs or events. In addition, alumni medals were presented to outstanding students in various academic departments.

Local students who received honors are as follows: 

Breanna Couch of Woonsocket, Irene Grace Wendt Endowed Scholarship in the nursing field; 

Rex Schlicht of Woonsocket, Education Learning Through Service Scholars Award for future educators;

Lindsey Thompson of Woonsocket and Rex Schlicht, Honors in Scholarship for students in current attendance and a grade point average of 3.5 or above;

Rex Schlicht, Scholar-Athlete Award;

Morgan Selland of Forestburg and Denise Slavik of Artesian, Psi Chi, a national honor society in the psychology; 

Denise Slavik, Pi Gamma Mu, a national honor society fraternity for students in social sciences.