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March 18, 2014
NDSCS announces fall 2013 President’s Honor List
The North Dakota State College of Science has named 368 students to its fall semester 2013 President’s Honor List. The Honor List recognizes students who have achieved grade point averages of 3.5 or higher while taking at least 12 credit hours. The honorees include: Casselton:...
March 18, 2014 - 5:11pm
Lindeman named student of the month
Kaylee Lindeman was named Community High School Student of the Month for February. The senior has two sisters, Maci and McKenna, and one brother, Chance. After graduation in April, Lindeman plans to be a pediatric nurse and attend North Dakota State University. She would also like...
March 18, 2014 - 4:54pm
March 11, 2014
Local students receive degrees from NDSU
Area students included on the attached list were among the 816 students to graduate from North Dakota State University in fall 2013. Students are listed by hometown. The list includes their major and degree received. An asterisk indicates students who graduated with honors. Please...
March 11, 2014 - 3:47pm
March 4, 2014
The Packer Weekly: Halvorson takes off to look for adventure
Opening the door of his overly packed car and stepping outside to face the Black Hills of South Dakota, 2009 graduate Eric Halvorson experienced this landscape for the first time in his life. He automatically felt more connected and at peace when he experienced the natural beauty...
March 4, 2014 - 2:49pm
February 25, 2014
The Packer Weekly: Area school teachers make accommodations for absences
Classroom 211H soon begins to fill with students a minute before the bell. Students notice English teacher Candice Paczkowski is not in the room. In her place is a substitute teacher. For the first week of January this was common for Paczkowski’s class. She said she has met some...
February 25, 2014 - 3:51pm
Polzin named Student of the Month
Summer Polzin has been named Community High School Student of the Month for February. This is Summer’s first year at Community High School and she is planning to graduate in May. After graduation, Summer plans to attend NDSCS for nursing and hopes to become a neo natal nurse. When...
February 25, 2014 - 3:16pm
February 18, 2014
School menu (Feb. 19)
West Fargo Schools BREAKFAST Elementary Schools / Kindergarten (Milk and Fruit available at all meals) Thursday, February 20: Cereal OR French Toast Sticks Friday, February 21: Cereal OR Cinnamon Squares Monday, February 24: Cereal OR Banana Bread & Yogurt Tuesday, February...
February 18, 2014 - 4:30pm
Local students named to NDSU fall 2013 dean's list
Several local students were among the 3,166 North Dakota State University students to be placed on the fall 2013 dean’s list. Students must earn a 3.50 GPA or higher during the semester, as well as be enrolled in at least 12 class credits to qualify. NDSU is recognized as one...
February 18, 2014 - 4:27pm
Local student named to Concordia dean’s list
Dr. Eric Eliason, dean of the college and vice president for Academic Affairs, has announced the names of students whose superior academic achievement during the first semester of the 2013-14 academic year placed them on the dean’s honor list at Concordia College, Moorhead, Minn....
February 18, 2014 - 4:25pm
The Packer Weekly: Reitan marches to his own drum
As a sophomore, a senior Nathan Reitan knew there was a difference between people who said they would succeed at a goal and people who do. Reitan, who joined Junior Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (JROTC) as a sophomore, has completed one of his high school goals this year when...
February 18, 2014 - 3:47pm
UND releases Fall 2013 President's Roll of Honor
The University of North Dakota released its 2013 Fall Semester President’s Roll of Honor. To qualify for the President’s Roll of Honor, a student must have an overall cumulative grade point average of 3.80 or higher. The student must also have earned a minimum of 30 semester...
February 18, 2014 - 3:45pm
NDHSAA debate tournament results announced
The 101st Annual North Dakota High School Activities Association Debate Tournament was held at Shanley High School on Friday and Saturday, February 7-8, 2014. Shanley was crowned champion with 70 points. Fargo North received Runner-Up awards with 45 points. The CSTAND coach of the...
February 18, 2014 - 3:40pm
High school juniors and seniors eligible for $5,000 scholarship
The West Dakota Chevy Dealers of western North Dakota are offering two $5,000 college scholarships and eight $500 prizes to ten outstanding high school juniors and seniors in the region. One nominator will also win a $500 prize. The deadline for applications is February 20, 2014...
February 18, 2014 - 3:39pm
Local students named to MSUM dean's list
The following local students have been named to the Minnesota State University Moorhead Dean’s List in recognition of academic achievement for the 2013 fall semester. Students must maintain a 3.25 or higher Grade Point Average (GPA) while completing a minimum of 12 graded credits...
February 18, 2014 - 3:38pm
February 11, 2014
Maertens named to Drake’s Dean’s List
James Maertens of West Fargo was named to the Drake University Dean’s List for the Fall 2013 semester. Students must achieve a grade-point average of 3.5 or above to earn this honor. Drake is a private, independent university in Des Moines, Iowa, with an enrollment of approximately...
February 11, 2014 - 3:17pm