Student Spotlight, June 17, 2013
■ Kayla Calvin, a 2012 Fruita Monument High School graduate, was elected Colorado State FFA officer and will serve as only the third officer from the Western Slope area since 1942.
■ Anna Mudd, a graduate of Fruita Monument High School, graduated cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in geology, from The College of Wooster, in Wooster, Ohio.
■ Caitlin Lawshe of Ridgway was named to the spring semester dean’s list at Mississippi University for Women in Columbus, Miss.
■ Velvet Warne of Craig, Clara Miller of Glenwood Springs, Sydney Cook of Meeker and Tyler Reece of Silt were named to the spring 2013 dean’s list at Luther College in Decorah, Iowa.
■ Rachael Latta of the Cedaredge High School FFA, was awarded a $5,000 Wilbur-Ellis Company Scholarship from the National FFA. Latta will attend Colorado State University.
■ Allison Rippy of Glenwood Springs was named to the spring 2013 dean’s list at St. Olaf College in Northfield, Minn.
■ Payton Norell of Delta graduated May 11 with a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Tarleton State University in Stephenville, Texas.
■ Area students were named to the spring 2013 semester dean’s list at Fort Lewis College in Durango. From Glenwood Springs, Bryttnie Evans, McKenzie Hill, Drew Walters, and Kevin Flohr; from Palisade, Liam Harrell; Grand Junction, Joseph Helzer, Juliana Liddle, Tyler Brickle and Lauren Gadeken; New Castle, Marissa Molina; Hotchkiss, Asa Carre’-Burritt; Rangely, Clifford Field; and Hotchkiss, Theodore Wecker.
■ Alec Hynes of Glenwood Springs graduated May 12 with a bachelor’s degree in theater with an additional major in religion, from Cornell College in Mount Vernon, Iowa.
■ Austin Germiller and Sam Whelan, both of Parachute, were named to the spring 2013 president’s honor roll at Oklahoma Baptist University. Alex Whelan, also of Parachute, was named to the dean’s honor roll at the university.
■ Katelyn Kastreva of Clifton was named to the spring 2013 semester dean’s list at Cedarville University, in Cedarville, Ohio.