Education Briefs 7-31

University of Minnesota dean’s list

MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL - Brandton Eller of Mendota has been named to the 2019 spring semester dean’s list at the University of Minnesota Twin Cities.

To qualify for the dean’s list, a student must complete 12 or more letter-graded credits while attaining a 3.66 grade point average.

Eller is a junior in the College of Science and Engineering. 

Lewis University dean’s list

ROMEOVILLE - Kayleen Kaiser of Mendota has been named to Lewis University dean’s list for the spring semester. Kaiser, who is majoring in psychology and secondary education, is among more than 1,500 students who were honored on the dean’s list.

To be eligible for this honor, students must complete a minimum of 12 credit hours during the semester with a grade point average of at least 3.5 and with no “D” or “F” grades.

Lewis University is an innovative and forward-thinking Catholic university offering market-relevant undergraduate and graduate programs to 6,500 students. Sponsored by the De La Salle Christian Brothers, Lewis University is nationally recognized for preparing intellectually engaged, ethically grounded, globally connected and socially responsible graduates. Visit for further information. 

Missouri S&T graduation

ROLLA, Mo. - Kevin Schulze of Mendota was among nearly 700 candidates receiving degrees during commencement ceremonies held May 17 and 18 at Missouri University of Science and Technology in Rolla, Mo. Schulze graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in Petroleum Engineering.

Missouri S&T has traditionally recognized graduates earning a bachelor’s degree with honors by placing the designation summa cum laude, magna cum laude or cum laude on their diplomas. Cum laude indicates a grade point average of 3.2-3.49.

Founded in 1870 as the University of Missouri School of Mines and Metallurgy, Missouri University of Science and Technology (Missouri S&T) is a research university of more than 8,600 students and part of the four-campus University of Missouri System. Missouri S&T offers 99 degree programs in 40 areas of study.

For more information, visit or contact the admissions office at (800) 522-0938.


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