Nathan Miller, son of Randy and Wendy Miller, Brainerd, has received a bachelor of arts degree in English from Crown College in St. Bonifacius. Miller is a 2000 graduate, summa cum laude, of Lake Region Christian High School. He was awarded the Delta Epsilon Chi and Honors Program Scholar awards. He also was named to the dean's list for spring semester.
Janice Olson, daughter of Larry and Miriam Olson, has received a bachelor of science degree in business administration and Christian education from Crown College in St. Bonifacius. She is a 1999 graduate of Pequot Lakes High School.
Daniel Holbrook, son of Thomas and Lynn Holbrook, Brainerd, was awarded the John F. McMahon Tuition Scholarship in German at Lawrence University in Appleton, Wis. The $2,000 scholarship recognizes the most promising sophomore or junior German major. He is a 2001 graduate of Brainerd High School.
The following students received degrees from Hamline University's College of Liberal Arts during the spring semester: Nicole Marie Brausen, Brainerd, bachelor of arts in legal studies; Kari Leah Vacinek, Brainerd, bachelor of arts in psychology; Brenda Lee Frenz, Baxter, bachelor of arts, cum laude, German; Tameaka Ann Crocker, Baxter, bachelor of arts in philosophy; Jenna Jee Eun Kobes, Baxter, bachelor of arts, graduating cum laude in international studies; and Jane Maley Gelbmann, Brainerd, bachelor of arts, graduating cum laude with a major in political science.
Brittany S. Haglin, Baxter, was named to the dean's list for spring semester at Pacific Lutheran University.
Dustin Hjelmeland, Staples, was named to the president's academic list of top-ranking students for spring semester at Northern State University, Aberdeen, S.D.
Karen Greenwalt, daughter of Richard and Pearl Greenwalt, Baxter, has received a bachelor of arts degree in government from Lawrence University.
The following students have received degrees from Bemidji State University: Daniel Moddes, Nisswa, a bachelor of science degree, with honors, in social studies education; Jennifer Roth, Motley, a bachelor of science degree, with honors, in accounting; Aaron Isackson, Baxter, bachelor of science degree in marketing communication; Tim Honek, Staples, bachelor of science degree in elementary education; Nichole Larson, Staples, bachelor of science degree in accounting; Shaun Robar, Staples, associate of science degree in criminal justice; Collin Barron, Pine River, bachelor of arts degree in philosophy; Shelby Medved, Pine River, bachelor of science degree in applied psychology; Kayla Rollins, Pine River, bachelor of science degree in business administration;
Dena Doughty and Michelle Headlee, both of Pequot Lakes, both bachelor of science degrees in elementary education; Lisa Jelinski, Little Falls, bachelor of science degree in elementary education; Ryan Mooney, Little Falls, bachelor of arts in psychology; Judy Sarkilahti, Little Falls, bachelor of science degree in nursing; Joshua Mailhot, Brainerd, bachelor of science degree in elementary education; Sarah Mathews, Brainerd, bachelor of science degree, with honors, in elementary education; Cory Olson Brainerd, bachelor of science degree in technology education, and Laura Shively, Brainerd, bachelor of science degree, with honors, in nursing.
Peter Michael Erickson, son of Wayne and Margie Erickson, Brainerd, has been selected by Pensacola Christian College as one of the country's most outstanding campus leaders by Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges. The honor is awarded to students who display outstanding achievements, not only in scholarly endeavors but who also participate and exercise leadership in extracurricular activities.
The following students were named to the dean's list spring semester at North Dakota State University, Fargo, N.D.: Carey Anderson, Aitkin; Danika Batcher-Johnson, Randy Brenny, Jeremy Freihammer, Adam Jones, Sarah Kalinoski and Amy Marchus, Baxter; Stacy Dolezal, Bertha; Joshua Andres, Troy Bock, Darren Clabo, September Knoll, Jessica Pickar, Kristin Rassatt and Ryan Thiesse, Brainerd; Matthew Cruser and Matthew Perrine, Crosby; Jason Blair, Tiffany Czech, Travis Fuechtmann, Justin Kofoed, Benjamin Smith, David Sperl, Allison Zak, all of Little Falls; Jill Cuchna, Bryan Klick, Sarah Mindeman and Ryan Steinert, Long Prairie; Derek Berube, Cody Geiser, Alexis Goeson, Jocelyn Hayden and Lynnae Monson, New York Mills; Jeffrey Cox, Jolene Kelzer and Marshall Thelen, Randall; Abigail Brauch, Katie Busker, Andrea Hanson, Bethany Hoffert, Nicole Johnson, Cyal Lecy, Nathan Sather and Amanda Wisch, Staples; Christine Hanson, Emily Krause, Bradley Neuerburg, Jason Osborn and Brianne Peterson, Wadena.
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