Students earn honors at Benedictine
Published on -8/31/2014, 12:16 PM
ATCHINSON -- Benedictine College has announced the names of students whose academic excellence has won them a place on the dean's list for the spring semester of 2014. Any full-time student carrying a minimum of 12 hours and a grade-point average of 3.5 to 3.9 is named to the dean's list. Of the 1742 full-time undergraduate students at the college, 462 made the dean's list this semester.
Local students are:
Courtney Farmer, Russell.
Luke Friess, Hoxie.
Joni Weber, Oakley.
Founded in 1858, Benedictine College is a Catholic, Benedictine, residential, liberal arts college located on the bluffs above the Missouri River in Atchison. The school is proud to have been named one of America's Best Colleges by U.S. News & World Report as well as one of the top Catholic colleges in the nation by First Things magazine and the Newman Guide. It prides itself on outstanding academics, extraordinary faith life, strong athletic programs, and an exceptional sense of community and belonging. It has a mission to educate men and women within a community of faith and scholarship.