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Area Student Accomplishments 5-25-13

Two area students were named to the dean's list for academic excellence during the spring 2013 semester at South Dakota State University. Kayla Feuchtenburger of Morris earned a 4.0 GPA in the college of Nursing, and Andrew Jeffrey earned a 4.0 GPA in the college of agriculture and biological science. To earn dean's list distinctions in SDSU's eight colleges, students must have completed a minimum of 12 credits and must have earned at least a 3.5 grade point average on a 4.0 scale.

Shauna Kill, daughter of Steve and Lori Kill, of Morris, was one of 24 recipients of a $1,000 scholarship from AgCountry Farm Credit Services. Shauna graduates from Morris Area High School and plans to attend South Dakota State University. Criteria for selection included academic record, vocational promise, financial need, personal attributes and leadership/extra-curricular activities.

Bess Boever of Morris graduated from Macalester College on Saturday, May 18. Boever completed majors in music and political science, and was inducted into Pi Sigma Alpha, the National Honor Society for students of political science. Boever s the daughter of Brenda and Peter Boever of Morris.

Debra Dogotch of Hancock graduated from Concordia University, St. Paul during the graduate programs commencement ceremony held on Saturday, May 11, 2013 in Concordia's Gangelhoff Center. Dogotch graduated with a Master of Arts in Education.