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Published: Wednesday, June 11, 2014 10:59 a.m. CDT

Upper Iowa University

FAYETTE — Upper Iowa University names its 2013-14 dean’s list. To be honored, the undergraduate must have earned a minimum 3.50 GPA for the semester and be enrolled as a full-time student. Mara Ford, a nursing major from Greenfield, was named to the list.

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Morningside College

SIOUX CITY — Several area residents were among the 87 graduate students to receive a Master of Arts in Teaching degree from Morningside College in Sioux City at the end of the spring semester.

Graduates from the Creston News Advertiser area include:

Creston – Sarah Stephens.

Lorimor – Sheryl Sexauer.

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Northwest Missouri

State University

MARYVILLE, Mo. — The Office of the Registrar and Graduate School at Northwest Missouri State University in Maryville, Mo., have released the names of students who completed requirements for degrees at the conclusion of the 2014 spring trimester.

Graduates from the Creston News Advertiser area include:

Bedford – Emily Ann Robinson, Bachelor of Science in Education (BS Ed.), agricultural education; Seth Michael Livingston Streebin, BS Ed., mathematics education.

Corning – William Anthony Boswell, Bachelor of Science (BS), industrial psychology, cum laude; Danna Irene Harlow, BS, chemistry; Caleb Joseph Nett, BS, business management and marketing; Tyler Andrew Ogburn, BS, agronomy.

Creston – Ethan William Harris, BS, business management and marketing, magna cum laude; T’Lee Marie Ray, BS, animal science (pre-vet), magna cum laude.

Lenox – Nathan Todd Barker, BS Ed., physical education; Kirsten Noel Hamilton,BS, nursing.

Prescott – Bryce Justin Schafer, BS Ed., physical education.

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Buena Vista University

STORM LAKE — Jennifer Welch of Afton was recently honored at Buena Vista University’s (BVU) student recognition event. She is a recent graduate of BVU who majored in biochemistry and chemistry.

Welch was one of nine students to receive the Clifford A. Rae Academic Achievement Award. This endowment supports annual awards for pre-qualified, high-performing BVU science majors each academic year.

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Missouri Valley College

MARSHALL, Mo. — Missouri Valley College conferred 241 degrees to students at its 125th commencement ceremony held May 10 at Gregg-Mitchell Field in Marshall, Mo.

Summer Sistad of Creston graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration.

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Graceland University

LAMONI — Graceland University celebrates the graduation achievement of 500 graduates. Graceland graduates were awarded degrees at the 117th annual commencement convocation held May 18 on the Lamoni campus.

Graduates from the Creston News Advertiser area include:

Creston – Brenda Dillenburg, Master of Education; Kevin Irr, cum laude, Bachelor of Arts.

Mount Ayr – Courtney Adams, Master of Education.

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