Southeast Missouri names dean’s list

Several students from Eastern Jackson County have been named to the dean’s list for the 2019 fall semester at Southeast Missouri State University in Cape Girardeau.

Noah Hinton and Staci Kornis of Blue Springs, Abigail Becker and Jennifer Neal of Independence and Evan Morrison and John Gavin of Lee’s Summit were honored for their academic achievement.

Students named to the list earned at least a 3.75 grade point average on a 4.0 scale, completed at least 12 hours of standard graded credit, achieved no grade below a B and received no failing grades in enrolled courses, including credit/no credit or pass/fail courses.


Area students cited at Central Methodist

Several local students were named to the dean’s list for the 2019 fall semester at Central Methodist University in Fayette, Missouri.

To make the CMU dean's list, students must maintain a minimum grade point average of 3.50 or above for the semester, among other criteria.

The following local students were named to the list:

• Carlie Baldus, Blue Springs.

• Molly Budzinski, Independence.

• Abrahana Cisneros, Blue Springs.

• Forest Dodge, Blue Springs.

• Sarah Freiermuth, Lee’s Summit.

• Malik Hart, Independence.

• Noah Robinson, Blue Springs.


Campbellsville University honors local student

Marlo Clifton of Blue Springs has been named to the dean’s list for the 2019 fall semester at Campbellsville University. Clifton is a sophomore at the school in Campbellsville, Kentucky.

The academic honors' list recognizes students who achieve a grade point average of 3.5 or above for the semester with a course load of at least 12 hours.


Blue Springs student earns MBA from Wayne State

Ryan Clark of Blue Springs earned a degree from Wayne State College in Wayne, Nebraska, following the 2019 fall semester.

Clark participated in commencement ceremonies on Dec. 13 at Rice Auditorium on the campus.

Clark earned a master’s degree in business administration.


Blue Springs student earns Minnesota State degree

Loc Ngo of Blue Springs earned a bachelor’s degree from Minnesota State University in Mankato, Minnesota, following the fall semester.

Ngo participated in commencement ceremonies Dec. 14. Ngo earned a bachelor’s degree in dental hygiene.

– Compiled by Karl Zinke