The following information has been received from university sources.
- The following local students have been named to the Dean's List for the 2009-10 fall quarter at DePaul University, Chicago: Elise Hawley and Hillary Pennella, both of Afton; Nick Bieter and Jared Matzke, both of Woodbury.
To receive the commendation, students must earn a cumulative grade point average of 3.50 or above on a four-point scale.
- Elizabeth Hanson was selected as a 2010 "Cyclone Aide" from more than 27,000 students at Iowa State University, Ames. Hanson underwent an intense interview process and demonstrated superior leadership qualities.