The following area students received degrees from Minnesota State University-Mankato in the spring of 2018:
Lexi Dierauer (MS, Communication Disorders) of Elk Mound; Shelbie Morrell (BS, Community Health) of Elmwood; Derek Gjestson (BS, Law Enforcement, Cum Laude) of Knapp; Levi Kraft (BS, Biology) and Morgan Larson (BS, Management, Cum Laude) of Menomonie.
Cheyenne Olson, a junior majoring in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Colfax, was involved in the Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) Research and Artistic Showcase in April 2018. Olson presented a poster display entitled, 'A National Survey to Guide an Instructional Program to Enhance Communication for Individuals with Alzheimer’s Dementia.
Esther Holm of Menomonie graduated from Cedarville University in May 2018 with a degree in International Studies.
John Gainey of Menomonie was recognized at the College of Law Honors Day at Georgia State University in the spring of 2018.
Nounee Yang of Elk Mound graduated from the School of Information Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee with BS in Science.