Northeast Community College

The 47th Commencement of Northeast Community College took place recently. Due to the Directed Health Measures that are in effect due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this year’s event was a virtual ceremony.

Some 891 students, including those earning more than one degree, and 220 who completed their studies this past summer and fall, were listed in the commencement program.

Angel-Marie Mundahl and Ethan Mundahl, both of Elk Point, earned their Associate of Applied Science Degree in Business.

Iowa State University

More than 12,500 students have been recognized for outstanding academic achievement by being named to the spring semester 2020 Dean’s List. Students named to the list must have earned a GPA of at least 3.50 on a 4.00 scale while carrying a minimum of nine credit hours of graded course work.

Elk Point: Tania Danielly Nuno, 4, Psychology

Jefferson: Kaelyn Joyann Fairbanks, 4, Elementary Education and Neil Patrick Vezeau, 4, Veterinary Medicine

University of Iowa

More than 5,700 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students graduated this spring under extraordinary circumstances. Jared Hueser of Elk Point graduated with a degree in Bachelor of Science; Major: Human Physiology.

College notes are compiled from information the Leader-Courier receives directly from colleges and universities.