At the end of the spring 2018 semester, colleges and universities across the country have recently celebrated commencement for graduates and recognized their top students on dean's lists.
A number of local students have earned recognition from their respective colleges, including the following:
Missouri Southern State UniversityAurora -- Jordan Bussard, Jaycee Lee, Katlyn Powers and Brianna Thomas Verona -- Noel French and Griffen Heller
Missouri Valley CollegeAurora -- Nathan Mueller
State Technical College of MissouriVerona -- Clint Detherage
In addition to those on the dean's lists, the following local students recently received degrees at their places of higher education:
Missouri Valley CollegeNathan Mueller -- Aurora, BS in Management
Benedictine CollegeGarrett Bader -- Aurora, BA in Biology
Campbellsville UniversityTyler Jordan -- Aurora, BS in Sport Management
See future editions of the Advertiser for coverage of more local students recognized for academic excellence.