DUBUQUE — Loras College has announced the names of students who achieved Dean's List status for the 2017 spring semester. A student must earn a 3.5 grade-point average and carry a minimum of 12 credit hours to be recognized. Local students include:

Bellevue: Matthew Anderson, Rachel Kilburg, Amber Krieg, Collin Long, Logan Schroeder, Zachary Schroeder

Charlotte: Stephanie Delarm

DeWitt: Jessica Machovec, Sarah Schoel

Lost Nation: Mackenzie Petersen

Maquoketa: Joseph Lyon, Jacob Till

Miles: Ryleigh Keeney

Preston: Lucas Schmidt

UW-Platteville releases Dean's List

PLATTEVILLE, Wis. — The University of Wisconsin-Platteville announces its Dean's List, honoring those full-time students who earned high honors in their respective colleges in the spring 2017 semester.

The College of Business, Industry, Life Science and Agriculture and the College of Liberal Arts and Education require grade-point averages of 3.75 and above for Dean's List honors, while the College of Engineering, Mathematics and Science requires students to reach at least a 3.50.

Students from this area on the Dean's List include:


Lori Olson, Elementary Education


Emily Buech, Agricultural Education


Austin Rickertsen, Mechanical Engineering

Chadwick, Illinois

Alan Osterhaus, Dairy Science

La Motte

Logan Schmerbach, Mechanical Engineering

Lanark, Illinois

Robert Wyeth, Animal Science

Lost Nation

Cassidy Berner, Chemistry


Cassie Miller, Agricultural Education


Keyton Feller, Chemistry

Savanna, Illinois

Tayte Hunter, Business Administration

Charlotte Thomas, Elementary Education

Shannon, Illinois

Katherine Murphy, Business Administration

Sterling, Illinois

Breanna Conboy, STEM Education MC-EA


McKenna Luepker, STEM Education MC-EA

Mount Mercy University students named to Dean's List

CEDAR RAPIDS — The following student(s) are named to Mount Mercy University's Spring 2017 Dean's List. Students with a semester grade point average of 3.60 or better, and who are graded for six or more semester hours, are eligible for inclusion on the Dean's List. Local students include:


Carly Rubel, Sociology


Pedro Curto, Management: International Management

Marcia Heeren, Nursing AP

Megan Mulholland, Nursing


Brandon Barnhart, Nursing AP

Cori Peterzalek, Nursing

Goose Lake

Sydney Franks, Nursing

Lost Nation

Elli Slouha, General Studies


Keri Shady, Nursing AP


Megan Zeimet, Nursing

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