• Ashley Kew of Elkhart was named to the dean’s list for the spring 2017 semester at Iowa Central Community College. To be so honored, a student must achieve a 3.5-3.99 GPA with a minimum of six credit hours.


• Meridith Callahan of Huxley was named to the president’s list for the spring 2017 semester at Iowa Central Community College. To be so honored, a student must achieve a 4.00 GPA with a minimum of six credit hours.


• Brianna Vermeer, a student at Northwestern College, has qualified as a collegiate scholar for the spring 2017 semester. Students who earned a GPA of 3.75 or higher are considered collegiate scholars. Vermeer is a senior exercise science major and the daughter of Marty and Jennifer Vermeer of Maxwell.


• Ann Houlette of Huxley, and Hannah Goetz and Brianne Schultz, both of Polk City, have been named to the president’s honor roll at Northwest Missouri State University for the 2017 spring trimester. To be included on the president’s honor roll, students must have attained a perfect 4.00 GPA for the trimester.


• Wartburg College has recognized Abbie Haupert of Huxley, Marcus Johnson of Huxley, Miranda Murphy of Alleman and Alexandra Petersen of Huxley, who were named to the 2017 winter/May term dean’s list. The list honors students who earned a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or above in at least five course credits during the two terms.