Minnesota State University, Mankato

Breanna Masters, BS, History, Summa Cum Laude and Taylor Redmond, BS, Management, Cum Laude, both of Dakota Dunes, were awarded degrees at the end of the spring 2020 semester. This spring’s graduates celebrated through a special website that launched Saturday, May 9, the day on which the University’s three traditional graduation ceremonies were scheduled but cancelled because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Nearly 3,500 degrees were conferred during a virtual graduation celebration May 9. All May 2020 graduates are invited to participate in a future commencement ceremony, and those plans are in the works.

Dakota Dunes: Ryan Patrick Moore, College of Business, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Kathleen Ann Soukup, College of Education and Human Sciences, Bachelor of Science in Education and Human Sciences.

North Sioux City: Katelyn Mahrin Rice, College of Education and Human Sciences, Bachelor of Science in Education and Human Sciences.

University of Sioux Falls

Jasmine Kearney of Dakota Dunes will graduate Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree in Nursing from University of Sioux Falls.

College notes are compiled from information the Times receives directly from colleges and universities.