Education Briefs 6-16

Posted 6/16/21

College dean's lists, graduates announced.

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Education Briefs 6-16


Marquette University dean’s list

MILWAUKEE, Wis. - Brooke Carroll of Mendota has been named to the dean’s list for the spring 2021 semester at Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wis. Carroll is pursuing a Master’s degree in Physician Assistant Studies.

To be included on the dean’s list, students must earn at least 12 credits for the semester and have no disqualifying grades. The GPA threshold varies by college - for the College of Education and the Klingler College of Arts and Sciences, undergraduate students must have at least a 3.7.

The undergraduate GPA requirement is 3.5 for the following colleges: the Diederich College of Communication, the College of Business Administration, the College of Health Sciences, the Opus College of Engineering and the College of Nursing. All other programs have a 3.75 GPA minimum.

Marquette University is a Catholic, Jesuit university that draws nearly 8,500 undergraduate and 3,300 graduate and professional students from nearly all states and more than 60 countries. In addition to its nationally recognized academic programs, Marquette is known for its service learning programs and internships as students are challenged to use what they learn to make a difference in the world. Find out more about Marquette at 

Kishwaukee College spring graduates

MALTA - Ashley Paolello of Earlville graduated from Kishwaukee College following the spring semester. Paolello earned an Associate in Arts, Summa Cum Laude.

Graduation honors are divided into three categories based on final cumulative grade point average (GPA) on a 4.0 scale. Summa cum laude is a 3.75-4.0 GPA, magna cum laude is a 3.5-3.749 GPA and cum laude is a 3.25-3.499 GPA.

During the spring semester, 273 students completed a total of 290 degrees and certificates. 

Monmouth College dean’s list

MONMOUTH - Timothy McNally of Paw Paw has been included on the spring semester dean’s list at Monmouth College. To qualify, students must take at least three academic credits and have a GPA of at 3.5 on a 4.0 scale.

Founded in 1853, Monmouth College is a nationally ranked liberal arts college. Affiliated with the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) and the birthplace of the women’s fraternity movement, the college offers 38 majors, 42 minors, 17 pre-professional tracks, and two innovative Triads in Global Food Security and Global Public Health.