Students in the news, Jan. 15
Students in the news
Local students receive Bemidji State University scholarships
BEMIDJI -- The following area students recently received Robert Noyce Teacher scholarships from Bemidji State University.
Bemidji: Abigail Lauderbaugh and Tori Warne.
Northome: Lateitia Wickham.
Lauderbaugh, Warne and Wickham are studying math education at Bemidji State.
Funded by a grant from the National Science Foundation, the Noyce scholarship program provides resources for higher education institutions to recruit and train science, technology, engineering and mathematics teachers for K-12 schools.
Students who are accepted as Noyce scholars at BSU receive full-tuition scholarships and a stipend to offset the cost of books, housing and professional development conferences, a release said.
"During their time at Bemidji State, Noyce scholars receive specialized training in teaching diverse K-12 student populations through coursework and other educational opportunities," the release said. "Each Noyce scholar is paired with a local teacher mentor who provides guidance and support, both while scholars earn their degrees at Bemidji State and through the first two years of their professional careers after graduation."
Area students named to Minnesota State Community and Technical College lists
DETROIT LAKES -- The following local students were recently named to the dean's list or president's list at Minnesota State Community and Technical College for the fall 2021 semester.
Bemidji: Michael Fenwick Jr., dean's list; Audrey Stoltenburg, president's list; and Sydney Sigana, dean's list.
Blackduck: Shawn O'Brien, dean's list.
Solway: Samuel Stish, dean's list.
Students on the dean's list earned a GPA of 3.50 to 3.99 while completing at least six credits, and students on the president's list earned a GPA of 4.0 while completing at least six credits.
Bahl named to Coastal Carolina University dean's list
CONWAY, S.C. -- Haley Bahl of Bemidji was recently named to the dean's list at Coastal Carolina University in Conway, S.C. for the fall 2021 semester.
Bemidji students named to Oak Hills Christian College dean's list
BEMIDJI -- Christian Heglund, Mark Little Elk and Maiigie Maixner of Bemidji were recently named to the dean's list at Oak Hills Christian College, for earning a GPA of 3.5 or higher while completing at least 12 credits of graded courses during the fall 2021 semester.
Mueller named to UW-Stevens Point highest honors list
STEVENS POINT, Wis. -- Abigail Mueller of Bemidji was recently named to the highest honors list at the University of Wisconsin Stevens Point for achieving a GPA of 3.9 to 4.0 during the fall 2021 semester.
Area students named to MSU-Moorhead dean’s list
MOORHEAD -- The following local students were recently named to the dean's list at the Minnesota State University in Moorhead for achieving a GPA of 3.25 or higher while completing 12 credits during the fall 2021 semester.
Akeley: Erin Tooker.
Bagley: Max Ackerman.
Bemidji: Joshua Bauer, Ryan Bieberdorf, Sierra Branson, Callie Cota, Liberty Dickerson, Ashley Hofstad, Kari Kuechenmeister, Madeline Kuechenmeister, Eli Mans, Lindsey Nelsen, Laura Ricke and Leanne Udy.
Walker: Tyler Duclos and Francesca Stewart.
Gonvick: Kaylee Faldet and Bailey Klema.
Hines: Jada Landis.
Laporte: Hayley Hackbarth and Ethan Stute.