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John Weigelt, of Woodbury, was named to the spring 2012 President's List at LeTourneau University.
Weigelt achieved a perfect 4.0 grade point average to receive this honor. He also recently graduated, cum laude, with a degree in engineering.
Erin Hunter, of Woodbury, is a member of the 2012 graduating class at Westminster College in Fulton, MO. Hunter earned a bachelor's degree in business administration and accounting. Commencement exercises were held May 5.
Rachel Bay and Temitope Famodu, both of Woodbury, made the dean's list at DePaul University for the winter quarter of 2012. Both earned a GPA of 3.0 or better.
Colin Gridley, a resident of Woodbury, joined more than 180 students to receive their degrees April 28 as part of Judson University's 67th graduating class. Gridley received a degree in architecture.
Tennessee State University
Makiya Murphy, a resident of Woodbury, was among 1,055 students from Tennessee State University who received undergraduate and graduate degrees during the University's Centennial Spring Commencement Exercises held May 5. Murphy, a Cardiorespiratory Care Science major, also made the school’s spring 2012 dean’s list.
University of Evansville
Oriana Lada, of Woodbury, earned a place on the University of Evansville dean's list for academic achievements during the spring 2012 semester. Lada is majoring in theater.
U of M, Morris
Heidi Eger, of Woodbury, is a recipient of the Bridgford Summer Scholars Program from the University of Minnesota, Morris.
Katherine Lynne Gaffney, of Woodbury, the daughter of Joseph and Kelly Gaffney and a 2008 graduate of Woodbury High School, was named to the dean's list spring dean’s list at Juniata College.
Several students from Woodbury made the spring dean’s list at Creighton University. The are:
- Dale Hoeffel, a freshman College of Arts and Sciences student
- Andrew Jacobs, a junior College of Business student
- Amanda Maki, a sophomore College of Arts and Sciences student
- Leah Schaffer, a sophomore College of Arts and Sciences student
- Michael Walek, a freshman College of Arts and Sciences student
- Luke Aeilts, a junior College of Arts and Sciences student
- Danielle Allen, a freshman School of Nursing student
- Catherine Bart, a freshman College of Business student
- Daniel Delaney, a senior College of Arts and Sciences student
- Zachary George, a sophomore College of Arts and Sciences student
- Jennifer Hartjes, a sophomore College of Arts and Sciences student
- Luke Hvass, a third year School of Pharmacy and Health Professions student
- Macy Mauer, a senior College of Business student
- Eric Miller, a sophomore College of Business student
- Elizabeth Portner, a fourth year School of Pharmacy and Health Professions student
- Alexandra Verhoye, a senior College of Arts and Sciences student
- Elizabeth England, a freshman College of Arts and Sciences student
Tana DuPaul and Brittany Frederick, both of Woodbury, made the spring semester dean’s list at Harding University.
Alison Nordstrom, of Woodbury, graduated from University of Wisconsin-Stout in May with a B.S. packaging.