Upper Iowa University has announced the dean’s list for the 2018 fall semester. To be honored, a student must have earned a minimum 3.50 grade point average for the semester and be enrolled as a full-time student. The honorees included: Kennedy Newell, Kelley, a management major and Kelle Miller, Madrid, an instruc strat: BD/LD/ID major.


Nathan Stephany of Huxley was one of 27 Wartburg College students or recent graduates to win an award at the annual Iowa College Media Association awards Feb. 7 in Des Moines. Stephany earned first place in the Best News Programming for his “Wartburg TedX Talks” on KWAR.


DMACC students from the Tri-County area have received scholarships from the DMACC Foundation for the spring semester. The recipients include: Abigail Catus, liberal arts, Slater, $500 DMACC Foundation Scholarship and Kaitlyn Peterson, nursing associate degree, Polk City, $1,000 Health Sciences Scholarship.