Melissa Jones of Kelley has been named to the 2013 fall semester dean’s list at the University of Minnesota Twin Cities. Jones is a sophomore in the university’s College of Liberal Arts. To qualify, a student must complete 12 or more letter-graded credits while attaining a 3.66 GPA.

Des Moines Area Community College (DMACC) Ankeny Campus student Faith Hylton of Cambridge was recently inducted into the Beta Epsilon Eta Chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) International Honor Society. To be eligible, a student must be enrolled in a two-year college, have completed at least 12 hours of coursework leading to an associate degree program and have a GPA of 3.5 or higher.

Mallory McDonald, Elkhart; Lanie Crouse, Maxwell; and Hunter Brunsvold, Connor Devin, and William Ebert, Polk City; qualified for the fall term dean’s list at Wartburg College by earning a 3.5 GPA or better in at least four course credits for the term.