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Area College Graduates

By Staff | Jun 11, 2015

Area College Graduates



More than 775 undergraduate and graduate students were eligible to walk through Minot State University’s commencement exercises May 15 in the MSU Dome. Graduates are listed by hometown. The list includes type of degree, major and honors received. The degree types are listed as BA for a Bachelor of Arts degree, BAS for a Bachelor of Applied Science degree, BSE for a Bachelor of Science in Education degree, AS for an Associate of Science degree, MAT for a Master of Arts in Teaching degree, MS for a Master of Science degree and MEd for a Master of Education degree. Students graduating with honors earned a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.9 for summa cum laude, 3.75 for magna cum laude and 3.5 for cum laude.

Rolette: Teri Petersen, BA, art; Kylee Slaubaugh, BS, marketing.

Rugby: Sarah Boucher, BAS, applied business management; Travis Halvorson, Bachelor of General Studies; Kendra Harmel, BS, management; Christy Mattern, Bachelor of Science in Nursing; Michael Montonye, BS, accounting, magna cum laude.

Selz: Casey Weinmann, BSE, physical education.

Towner: Heidi Berndt, BS, marketing, cum laude; Cameron McBeth, BS, accounting, finance, summa cum laude.


More than 2,000 UND students were eligible to receive degrees, 600 of which were eligible to receive post-graduate and professional degrees. The 2015 Spring commencement ceremony took place May 16 at the Alerus Center (Grand Forks).

Leeds: Jessica Nelsen, MA.

Minot: Jacob Jenkins, MED (formerly of Rugby).

Mylo: Katie Bonn, BBA & BACC.

Rolette: Mason Mongeon, BA.

Rugby: Joshua Anderson, DPT.


Granville: Ashley Krinke, MED.

Leeds: Bradley Nelsen, BS, ag economics.

Towner: Kelsey Mongeon, BS, biological sciences education.

Wolford: Cambria Slaubaugh, equine science, animal science.



The following student was among 980 who graduated from Minnesota State Community and Technical College during commencement ceremonies in May.

Rugby: Mackenzie Koenig, Moorhead, Carpentry-AAS, Y.

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