Education Briefs 7-28

Posted 7/28/21

College graduation, dean's lists announced

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Education Briefs 7-28


UW-Platteville spring graduates

PLATTEVILLE, Wis. - Luke Kelly of Mendota recently graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Platteville with a degree in civil engineering. He was among 900 students awarded diplomas from UW-Platteville’s three campuses this spring. Because of COVID-19, no ceremonies were held but will be rescheduled at a later date.

UW-Platteville is located in Southwest Wisconsin and has branch campuses in Richland Center and Baraboo. In 2020, UW-Platteville was named the best public institution in Wisconsin for annual return on investment for the fifth consecutive year by Payscale. For more information on the university, visit 

Iowa State dean’s list

AMES, Iowa - Natalie Vaessen of Sublette has been named to the spring 2021 dean’s list in the College of Human Sciences at Iowa State University. The dean’s list honors students who earn a grade point average of 3.5 or higher.

About the College of Human Sciences

Students in the Iowa State University College of Human Sciences prepare to work in fields that impact the health, well-being, and education of individuals throughout the lifespan to advance families, schools and communities. Scholars and practitioners in these fields work together to expand human potential and improve people’s lives.

The college encompasses academic units that include the School of Education and four departments including apparel, events and hospitality management; food science and human nutrition; human development and family studies; and kinesiology and health. In partnership with Human Sciences Extension and Outreach, these units provide outreach to improve the daily lives of Iowans and others around the world.