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Des Moines Area Community College

DES MOINES – Des Moines Area Community College (DMACC) President Rob Denson recently released the names of students eligible for the fall semester president’s list and included Tori Rogness of Lorimor, pre-nursing. To be eligible, a student must have completed a minimum of 6 credits and earned a 4.0 GPA for that semester.

DMACC’s fall semester dean’s list was recently released and included Cody Miller of Thayer, diesel technology, and December Tyler of Creston, culinary arts. To be eligible, a student must have completed a minimum of six credits and earned a 3.5 to 3.99 GPA for that semester.

Nearly 700 students graduated from the fall semester from DMACC’s Ankeny, Boone, Carroll, Newton, Urban and West Campuses, and included Edward Cook of Shannon City, associate general studies and machinist technology. 

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Missouri State University

SPRINGFIELD – Each semester, students at Missouri State University who attain academic excellence are named to the dean’s list.

For undergraduate students, criteria include enrollment in at least 12 credit hours during the fall semester and at least a 3.50 GPA on a 4.00 scale. Sydney Suiter of Creston made the list.

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Central College

PELLA – Brittany Sites of Bedford, Cody Jacobson of Fontanelle and Matthew Dickinson of Greenfield are among 61 Central College students in the A Cappella Choir taking part in the 10th-12th Grade Singfest all day Thursday, Feb. 14, followed by a 7 p.m. concert in Douwstra Auditorium.

Dickinson is also one of 35 Central College students performing in Central’s Symphonic Wind Ensemble concert 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 24, at Douwstra Auditorium. Dickinson will play trumpet.

Central College of Pella is a private, four-year liberal arts college. Central is known for its academic rigor, leadership and character development, global experiential learning, STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) and sustainability education, athletics and service. For more information about Central College, visit

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