Once again, Conservation Districts of Iowa (CDI) is partnering with Benton Soil & Water Conservation District (Benton SWCD) to foster the higher education endeavors of Iowa students interested in conservation and agriculture by offering scholarships. Iowa High School Class of 2021 students pursuing programs of study in any field of conservation or agriculture are eligible for the Conservation Scholarship.
The following students from Benton County are among the students named to the Fall 2020 semester Dean's List at the University of Northern Iowa.To be included on the list, a student must have earned a grade point of 3.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale, while taking at least 12 hours of graded work during the semester. On the 4.0 system, an A is worth four points; a B, three points; a C, two points, and a D, one point.
New alumni were added to the roster of graduates of the University of Northern Iowa .The following Benton County residents were among the graduates. A * preceding a name indicates "graduated with honors," ** means "graduated with high honors," and *** means "graduated with highest honors"Atkins, IAJordan Michels Bachelor of Ar
Mount Mercy University announces Fall 2020 Dean's ListCEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (February 2, 2021) - The following students have been named to the Dean's List following Mercy University's fall semester.[Insert student(s) below]Located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Mount Mercy's 1,800+ students come from around the globe, creating a vibrant, diverse and open-minded campus community.
A new book by author James Kenyon will be released in February. Echoes in the Hallways: History and Recollections of 102 Closed Iowa High Schools, is a collection of stories from student alumni of closed Iowa high schools, documenting 102 institutions from Iowa’s 99 counties. Kenyon consulted county historical records as well as interviewing former students and teachers, culminating in unique school profiles that include information ranging from the origin and growth of education in each county to sporting records, programs, and school traditions.
Iowa Lakes Community College has released the fall honors list of full-time students (12 credits or more) who have demonstrated academic excellence by earning a grade point average of 3.25 (based on a 4.00) or higher.Fall semester students who have achieved a 3.25 grade point average or better are recognized by inclusion on the Dean's List. Those with a 4.
By Ann Robinson and Connie GarnettWarren Rouse, a Biochemistry Ph.D. student in Professor Walter Moss’ research group has been awarded a five-year Ruth L. Kirschstein Predoctoral Individual National Research Service Award (F31). This award is to enable promising predoctoral students with potential to develop into a productive, independent research scientist while conducting graduate research.
The Community Foundation of Northeast Iowa’s scholarship application period is now open and students may apply for scholarships available through CFNEIA at www.cfneia.org/scholarships. The deadline to apply for 2021 scholarships is March 10. CFNEIA awarded nearly $588,770 in scholarships to high school, college, and adult students in 2020.
More than 11,000 Iowa State University students have been recognized for outstanding academic achievement by being named to the fall semester 2020 Dean's List. Students named to the Dean's List must have earned a grade point average of at least 3.50 on a 4.00 scale while carrying a minimum of 12 credit hours of graded course work.Students listed below are from your area.
William Penn University is pleased to announce the following students that have received recognition for the Dean’s List during the fall 2020 semester. To be included on the Dean’s List, a student must complete at least 12 hours of credit with a minimum grade point average of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale.Located in Oskaloosa, Iowa, William Penn University is a four-year liberal arts institution founded in 1873 by Quaker pioneers.