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Concordia recognizes May 2016 distinguished graduates

Tuesday, May. 17, 2016
Kimberly Wood of Greeley, Nebraska, graduated with distinction from Concordia University, Nebraska on May 7, 2016.
Kimberly Wood of Greeley, Nebraska, graduated with distinction from Concordia University, Nebraska on May 7, 2016.

Concordia University, Nebraska announces its May 2016 undergraduates who graduated with distinction or high distinction honors based on their academic achievements at Concordia Nebraska.

Up to 10 percent of the undergraduate class are graduated with high distinction, and an additional 15 percent of the class are graduated with distinction. A student must also have completed at least 64 credit hours at Concordia Nebraska to be eligible for graduation honors.

The list of students includes (listed alphabetically by state [exception: Nebraska is first], city, last name; international at the end):

Nebraska

  • Mary Leising, Arapahoe, Neb., Bachelor of Science, With High Distinction
  • Stephanie Shearer, Arapahoe, Neb., Bachelor of Science in Education, With Distinction
  • Sharolynn Kucera, Bellevue, Neb., Bachelor of Science in Education, With Distinction
  • Thomas Beebe, Blair, Neb., Bachelor of Science, With Distinction
  • Katelyn Shoup, Clarks, Neb., Bachelor of Science in Education, With Distinction
  • Jacob Tuma, Cordova, Neb., Bachelor of Arts, With High Distinction
  • Veronica Hotovy, David City, Neb., Bachelor of Arts, With Distinction
  • Rebecca Mueller, Elkhorn, Neb., Bachelor of Science, With High Distinction
  • Stephanie Coley, Gering, Neb., Bachelor of Arts, With Distinction
  • Albert Bader, Grand Island, Neb., Bachelor of Arts, With Distinction
  • Jaimi Stelk, Grand Island, Neb., Bachelor of Science in Education, With Distinction
  • Garrett Suchanek, Grand Island, Neb., Bachelor of Arts, With Distinction
  • Kimberly Wood, Greeley, Neb., Bachelor of Arts, With Distinction
  • Breanna Gardels, Humphrey, Neb., Bachelor of Arts, With Distinction
  • Rebekah Uden, Kenesaw, Neb., Bachelor of Science, With High Distinction
  • Trevor Miller, Lincoln, Neb., Bachelor of Science, With Distinction
  • Ryan Carsten, Milford, Neb., Bachelor of Science, With High Distinction
  • Shumain Beller, Omaha, Neb., Bachelor of Science in Education, With High Distinction
  • Madison Hawkins, Omaha, Neb., Bachelor of Science in Education, With High Distinction
  • Nicole Jensen, Omaha, Neb., Bachelor of Science in Education, With Distinction
  • Lori Laher, Omaha, Neb., Bachelor of Science in Education, With Distinction
  • Chelsea Sherman, Omaha, Neb., Bachelor of Science in Education, With High Distinction
  • Stephanie Van Blair, Omaha, Neb., Bachelor of Arts, With High Distinction
  • Arianne Stuhr, Papillion, Neb., Bachelor of Arts, With Distinction
  • Elyse Muhle, Schuyler, Neb., Bachelor of Science in Education, With Distinction
  • Emelia Deeter, Seward, Neb., Bachelor of Arts, With Distinction
  • Drew ten Bensel, Seward, Neb., Bachelor of Arts, With Distinction
  • Jalynn Woollen, Wilcox, Neb., Bachelor of Arts, With Distinction
  • Emily Muench, Worms, Neb., Bachelor of Science in Education, With Distinction

Colorado

  • Elizabeth Zagel, Brighton, Colo., Bachelor of Science, With Distinction
  • Savanah Baker, Broomfield, Colo., Bachelor of Arts, With High Distinction
  • Nehemiah Langness, Englewood, Colo., Bachelor of Arts, With High Distinction
  • Grace Hollenbeck, Parker, Colo., Bachelor of Fine Arts, With High Distinction
  • Alexa Radic, Parker, Colo., Bachelor of Arts, With Distinction

Illinois

  • Mark Anderson, Morton, Ill., Bachelor of Science, With Distinction
  • Rachel Krause, Rockford, Ill., Bachelor of Arts, With Distinction 

Iowa

  • Benjamin Schulteis, Greenfield, Iowa, Bachelor of Science in Education, With High Distinction
  • Hannah Weber, Manchester, Iowa, Bachelor of Music, With Distinction
  • Naomi Greder, Sloan, Iowa, Bachelor of Science in Education, With Distinction

Kansas

  • Christian Schultz, Wamego, Kan., Bachelor of Arts, With Distinction 

Minnesota

  • Logan Carver, Faribault, Minn., Bachelor of Science in Education, With Distinction
  • Anna Krueger, White Bear Lake, Minn., Bachelor of Arts, With Distinction

Missouri

  • Allison Batt, Columbia, Mo., Bachelor of Arts, With High Distinction
  • Nicole Hemmann, Jackson, Mo., Bachelor of Science in Education, With High Distinction
  • Hannah Fortna, Macon, Mo., Bachelor of Arts, With High Distinction

New York

  • Allison Parkhurst, Camden, N.Y., Bachelor of Arts, With Distinction

South Dakota

  • Emily Fetzer, Rapid City, S.D., Bachelor of Science in Education, With Distinction

Wisconsin

  • Lindsey Duerr, Marshfield, Wis., Bachelor of Arts, With High Distinction
  • Lauren Pankow, Milwaukee, Wis., Bachelor of Science in Education, With High Distinction

International

  • Justin Lawrie, Headingley, Canada, Bachelor of Science, With High Distinction