Feb. 28 NYA Student News
Lael Radde of Cologne will spend the spring break on a music tour with the Dordt College Concert Band and Concert Orchestra. She is part of the Concert Band. Radde is a senior majoring in secondary education and English/language arts with an emphasis in coaching authorization. She also has a minor in the Kuyper Scholars Program.
The tour will perform in South Dakota, Montana, Alberta, Washington state, Idaho, and Colorado.
Logan Radde of Cologne will play the part of James Keller in the Dordt College production of “The Miracle Worker.” Radde is a freshman majoring in K-12 education and health and human performance with an emphasis in physical education.
“The Miracle Worker” is a story about tutor Annie Sullivan, who battles to reach into and transform the dark and silent world of blind and deaf student Helen Keller. Performances are scheduled for Feb. 27, 28, March 1 and 2 at 7:30 p.m. and March 2 at 1 p.m. at the TePaske Theatre.
Wes Willemsen of Hamburg has been named to the University of St. Thomas 2012 fall semester dean’s list. Students must post grade point averages of at least 3.5 on a 4.0 scale to be named to the dean’s list.
St. Cloud Tech
Two local students have been honored for academic achievement during the fall 2012 semester at St. Cloud Technical & Community College.
Jesse Fasching of Norwood Young America was named to the president’s list. Students must post a grade point average of 4.0 on a 4.0 scale to be named to the president’s list.
Zach Peterson of Norwood Young America has been named to the dean’s list. Students must post grade point averages of at least 3.5 on a 4.0 scale to be named to the dean’s list.
U of M Twin Cities
A number of local students have been named to the 2012 fall semester dean’s list at the University of Minnesota Twin Cities. To qualify for the dean’s list, a student must complete 12 or more letter-graded credits while attaining a 3.66 grade point average.
From Hamburg: Nicole Condon (Sophomore, College of Liberal Arts).
From Norwood Young America: Chaneen Haler (Sophomore, College of Food, Agr & Nat Res Sci), McKensie Hasse (Junior, College of Liberal Arts) Brittney Perlich (Senior, College of Liberal Arts), Lee Rauworth (Senior, College of Educ/Human Development) and Anna Mae Vandien (Senior, College of Educ/Human Development).