Academic News (August 8, 2012)
Wilson on Dean's
Genia Paige Wilson, West Fargo, is among students at the University of Mississippi named to the Dean's Honor Roll for the spring 2012 semester. A grade-point average of from 3.50 through 3.74 is required of full-time students carrying at least 12 semester hours to attain the list.
Evan Thostenson, son of Andrew and Gayle Thostenson, West Fargo, received the North Dakota State University Academic Achievement Scholarship in the amount of $6,000. The scholarship recognizes high academic achievement.
Thostenson will enter NDSU in the fall and plans to major in music and electrical engineering. In high school, he was active in National Honor Society, orchestra, honor band, Science Olympiad and Challenge Team. He also was an Eagle Scout and an All-State band and All-State orchestra participant.
Wasem, Dutt receives
Alexis Wasem, of Horace, and Cameron Dutt, of West Fargo, each received the Presidential Scholarship from the University of North Dakota for the 2012-2013 academic year. The daughter of Brent and Nancy Wasem, Alexis graduated from West Fargo High School and plans to attend UND in the fall. The son of Mary and Todd Dutt, Cameron graduated from West Fargo High School and plans to attend UND in the fall.