DES MOINES, IOWA (October 30, 2020) Degrees were conferred on the following students by Mercy College of Health Sciences, 928 6th Avenue, Des Moines, Iowa on August 29, 2020.

CEDAR RAPIDS, IOWA (October 28, 2020) Kirkwood Community College has released its Dean's List for the summer 2020 semester. These students have achieved a 3.3 grade-point average or higher after completing 12 or more credit hours at the college.

Kirkwood students from the area earning this distinction are listed below.


Atalissa, IA

IRVING, TEXAS (October 28, 2020) Isobel La Corte of Eldridge, Iowa, was one of nearly 600 University of Dallas undergraduate students named to the spring 2020 Dean's List for earning a semester GPA of 3.5 or higher. La Corte is majoring in Undeclared.

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FAYETTE, IOWA (October 23, 2020) — Upper Iowa University (UIU) is among 43 Iowa colleges and universities awarded nearly $4.4 million to increase internet connectivity for students in the 2020-21 school year.


Top: Monmouth College communication studies professor Robert Hinck. Below: Monmouth data science professor Robert Utterback 

MONMOUTH, ILLINOIS (October 22, 2020) — How Russian, Iranian, and Chinese media are covering the US presidential election is the topic of a recent research article by a pair of Monmouth College faculty.

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (October 21, 2020) The Honors College at the University of Utah welcomed 2,321 students for the Fall 2020 semester, including the following local students:

Max Schultz of Milan, whose major is listed as Health, Society and Policy HBS, Biology BS; and

Margo Lelonek of Rock Island, whose major is listed as Geoscience HSG.

FAYETTE, IOWA (October 20, 2020) Upper Iowa University is pleased to announce its August 2020 graduates. The honored students included:

Port Byron, IL Jaron Davis, Associate of Arts degree in General Business;

<p>FAYETTE, IOWA (October 20, 2020) <a name="_Hlk51158668"><span style="font-size:11.0pt"><span style="font-family:&quot;Times New Roman&quot;,serif">&mdash;</span></span></a> Upper Iowa University is pleased to announce its July 2020 graduates.

PELLA, IOWA (October 19, 2020)  Central College alum Harry Smith will be the keynote speaker at the annual event Called to Climate Action: Uphold and Upheave. The virtual event, co-hosted by Central and Iowa Interfaith Power and Light, is at 10AM, Saturday, October 24.