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College Briefs

Published: Wednesday, July 30, 2014 8:42 p.m. CDT

Minooka alum graduates from Chicago school

MINOOKA – Carla Dee Kundert of Minooka recently graduated from the Illinois Institute of Technology Summa Cum Laude.

She is the daughter of Steve and Cheryl Kundert of Minooka. Kundert will return to the institute in the fall to complete her master’s degree in rehabilitation and mental health counseling.

–Morris Daily Herald

Local students graduate from University of Iowa

About 5,000 students received degrees from the University of Iowa at the close of the 2014 spring semester.

Students from the area receiving degrees include Bret Borgstrom of Morris with a major in finance and Taylor Severson of Morris with a major in finance.

St. Thomas dean’slist announced

Students from this area have been named to the University of St. Thomas 2014 spring semester Dean’s List. Students must earn grade point averages of at least 3.5 on a 4.0 scale to be named to the Dean’s List.

John T. Dingbaum of Morris was named to the list.

St. Thomas was founded in 1885 and is a Catholic, independent, liberal arts university.

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