University names spring graduation candidates Approximately 1,000 students were candidates for degrees at The University of South Dakota's 111th spring commencement exercises recently held in the DakotaDome. Meredith Auld Brokaw, a 1962 graduate of The University of South Dakota, and James Abdnor, the former U.S. Senator from South Dakota, were … Read Article
O'Connor among FirstChoice winners First Dakota National Bank has announced the eight FirstChoice Scholarship winners for 1999. Carolyn O'Connor, Burbank, is among the recipients. Each of these students has been awarded $1,000 in scholarship funds to be used for the 1999-2000 school year. All FirstChoice Student Checking participants who are … Read Article
Weyhrich honored by USD Her friendly personality, the willingness to incorporate new office techniques and her commitment to quality have earned Barbara Weyhrich of Vermillion the May Career Service Employee of the Month Award at The University of South Dakota. Weyhrich, a secretary in the Dean of Students Office since … Read Article
USD to host summer AP Institute in history The South Dakota Board of Regents will host an Advanced Placement Institute in United States history at The University of South Dakota from July 25-30. The institute will be offered to teachers who want to prepare high school students for the Advanced … Read Article
O'Connor will attend Buena Vista Carolyn O'Connor, a 1999 graduate of Vermillion High School, Vermillion, S.D., has been accepted for admission at Buena Vista University, Storm Lake, IA. The daughter of William and Paula O'Connor, Burbank, O'Connor plans to major in political science. She also indicated an interest in participating … Read Article
Girard graduates from Dakota State More than 165 students graduated from Dakota State University on Saturday, May 8. Kenneth Girard of Wakonda, graduated from the College of Business and Information Systems with a degree in business management.
Royce is among DWU graduates One hundred thirty-six students received diplomas from Dakota Wesleyan University in Mitchell on Sunday, May 2. Tamara Elaine Royce, Vermillion, was among the graduates. She received an associate of arts degree.
Dickes, Hoogestraat receive scholarships Patrick Dickes, the son of David and Marcine Dickes of Sioux Falls, and Heidi Hoogestraat, the daughter of Alan and Pattie Hoogestraat of Lennox have been awarded Garry Family Scholarships at The University of South Dakota. In honor of the Don and Chris Garry family, an … Read Article
Scholarship established An endowed scholarship has been established at The University of South Dakota for active members of the Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity at USD. The endowment was created in memory of Jerry H. Lammers, a 1917 graduate of the USD School of Law and a charter member of the … Read Article
Vermillion area student graduates from UNMC DeAnne Renee Folkert Smith, Vermillion, was among the students who received diplomas earlier this month from the University of Nebraska Medical Center. She received a master of science degree in nursing. Commencement ceremonies were held May 6-8 at Kearney, Lincoln, Omaha and Scottsbluff, NE.