CELEBRATIONS

Anniversaries

50th Anniversary

Dave and Kaye Pramann, of Buffalo, celebrated their 50th Wedding Anniversary on February 20, 2015.

Happy Anniversary! Love, your family.

Above, the couple is pictured on their wedding day, below as they appear today. (P26, D1)

 

College Bound

Univ. of Minnesota School of Dentistry

Sophie Stangl, a 2011 Buffalo High School graduate, has been accepted to the University of Minnesota School of Dentistryís Doctorate of Dental Surgery Program, beginning in August 2015.  She is graduating this May from the College of St. Benedict.

 

Cornell College, Mount Vernon, IA

April Leahy, of Hanover, has been admitted to Cornell College for the 2015-2016 academic year.

 

 

Graduations

University of St. Thomas

The following student graduated following the fall 2014 semester.

Rockford - Russell W. Shurts, MS, Software Management.

 

Michigan Technological University

The following student graduated following the fall 2014 semester.

Buffalo - Tyler Schenk, BS, Mathematics, son of  Vicki Schenk and Kurt Schenk.

 

Northern Michigan University

The following students graduated following the fall 2014 semester.

Buffalo - Ellie Marple, AAS, Clinical Laboratory Technology.

Cokato - Caitlin Keskey, AAS, Surgical Technology, with Honor.

 

Univ. of Wisconsin-La Crosse

The following students graduated following the fall 2014 semester.

Buffalo - Alexis Prom, BS, Psychology Major.

Montrose - Cassandra Swartzer, MS, Occupational Therapy.

 

Univ. of Wisconsin-Whitewater

Kearstin Gehlhausen, of Delano, graduated Magna Cum Laude with a BS degree in Education in Physical Education following the fall 2014 semester.

 

Scholarships

St. Cloud Technical & Community College

Hayley Martichuski, of Buffalo, was one of four  recipients of the Encore Capital Group community college scholarship program. Encore Capital Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: ECPG), an international specialty finance company with operations in St. Cloud, created the program to support students as they work to obtain an advanced degree.

 

Bemidji State University

The Bemidji School of Nursing at Bemidji State University and Northwest Technical College has announced departmental scholarship recipients the 2014-15 school year for students in the four-year baccalaureate program. Tiffany Wiskur, of St. Michael, received the Jeanette Moe-Pearce Memorial Scholarship.

 

Academic Honors

Univ. of Minnesota Twin Cities

(3.66-4.0)

The following students were named to the Deanís List for the fall 2014 semester.

Albertville - Miranda Becker; Sarah Becker;  Sara Berndt; Cole Krutzig; Zachery Miltz.

Annandale -  Courtney Alama;  Jessica Orr.

Buffalo -  Elizabeth Bischoff; Brian Carrier; Madeline Goerss; Michael LaCroix; Benjamin Leipholtz; Ellen Paatela;  Nicholas Soden; Addison Thompson; Erika Voeller.

Clearwater - Zachary Brummer; Hannah Lisson; Gunnar Nemitz, Sophomore.

Cokato - Troy Koivisto; Mariah Quincy,.

Corcoran - Michael Hank.

Delano - Sommer Heikkila; Jason Kangas; Amanda Keranen; Ryan Kuka; Evan Lemmerman; Nathaniel Meyers; Ellie Moonen;  Brady Nieman;Grace Schleisman; Joy Stoeckmann; Michael Tulkki.

Hanover - Aaron Hamann; Michael Johnson; Carolyn Reinhart.

Howard Lake - Kailey Carrabre; Rebecca Groos; Sarah Marketon; Andrei Stolyarchuk.

Maple Lake - Blake Stuefen.

Monticello - Zachary Meierhofer; Kathryn OíNeill,

Montrose -  Jessie Cardinal;  Emily Devore;  Hannah Lochner;  Kaylin Skinner.

Rockford - Kristina Cegon;  Natasha Oberlander.

St. Michael -  Madalyn Ahner; Lucas Baranowski;  Paris Becker;  Andrew Bohn;  Kristina Budde;  Mitch Coulson;  Cody Goodchild; Denise Hehir; Dalton Hildreth; Alyssa Nelson; Peter OíNeill; Amanda Smith;  Lukas Sovell; Thomas Thorn; Kyle Winkelman.

South Haven - Cameron Hunt.

 

Minnesota State University, Mankato

(4.0)

The following students were named to the Deanís List with High Honors for the fall 2014 semester.

Annandale - Brooke Aeikens.

Buffalo - Jess Nowak.

Clearwater -  Paul Schlagel.

Cokato -  Jennifer Von Ohlen;  Sylvia Wilson.

Corcoran -  Jacob Rabusch; Elizabeth Schuneman.

Hanover -  Kailee Steen.

Maple Lake -  Madison Gagnon.

Monticello - Kylie Gaeth; Alexandria Mack.

Montrose - Paul Anderson.

St. Michael - Cierra Eystad; Frances Noel; Tyler Zahler.

(3.55-3.99)

The following students were named to the Deanís List with Honors for the fall 2014 semester.

Albertville - Alex Keyport; Brett Marshall.

Annandale - Anne Kittok.

Buffalo -  Ryan Cottrell; Kaitlyn Davis; Jolene Fadden; Jess Nowak; Paige Shoutz; Brett Thomas.

Cokato - Kenneth Danberg; Joelle Struthers.

Delano - Jenna Duske; Jeremy Herkenhoff; Nicole Rubertus.

Hanover - Kyla Berges-Clay.

Howard Lake -  Amy Dahlheimer; Melissa Lanning; Dane Virnala.

Maple Lake - Brady Gagnon; Tyler Grant; Danielle Hudek; Tabitha Latzig; Briattany Negley.

Monticello - Michael Budesky; Reijuana Harley.

Montrose - Samantha Klitzke; Tyler Quast; Amanda Wabbe.

South Haven - Jedidiah Cates; Andrea Paumen.

St. Michael - Connor Cisewski; Briattany Haas; Matthew Kisch; Andrea Meier; Priscilla Pomeroy; Cameron Renstrom; Cody Robeck; Madison Sjelin; Kylie Slavin; Madeline Smith; Madeline Young.

 

Univ. of Minnesota Crookston

(4.0)

The following students were named to the Chancellorís List for the fall 2014 semester.

Monticello - James Barnes.

St. Michael - Dustin Hellen.     

Waverly - Abby Sawatzke.

(3.66-3.99)

The following students were named to the Deanís List for the fall 2014 semester.

Buffalo - Ethan Kalinowski; Alexa Thielman.

Hanover - Bailey Braatz.

 

Univ. of Minnesota Morris

(3.66-4.0)

The following students were named to the Deanís List for the fall 2014 semester.

Buffalo - Nina Downer; Anne Moore; Tyler Peterson.

Delano - Trevor Checkal; Alexander Huss.

Howard Lake - Katelyn Kamann.

Maple Lake - Brooke Decker.

Monticello - Samantha Currie; Bailey Denzer.

Rockford - Amanda Hudinsky.

South Haven - Tayler Morris.

St. Michael - Dustin Blake; LeeAnne Kovacs.

 

College of Saint Benedict

(3.80-4.0)

The following students were named to the Deanís List for the fall 2014 semester.

Buffalo - Jillian Birkholz, daughter of Traci and Jedd Birkholz; Hope Mueller, daughter of Cindy Mueller and Jeff Palmer; Amanda Munsterteiger, daughter of Jill and Kevin Munsterteiger.

 

Northern Michigan University

(4.0)

The following students were named to the Deanís List for the fall 2014 semester.

Delano - Larissa Halonen.

Monticello - Jamie Maus.

(3.25-3.99)

The following student was named to the Deanís List for the fall 2014 semester.

Delano - Laura Halonen.

 

Creighton Univ., Omaha, NE

(3.5-4.0)

The following students were named to the Deanís List for the fall 2014 semester.

Buffalo - Angela Eastlund; Lauren Johnson.

Clearwater - Mitchell Hagen.

Maple Lake - Gabriella Jude.

Rockford - Kiley Lavanger.

St. Michael - Luke Bunkers.