Winona State University recognized 49 members of the Spring 2007 graduating class at the 19th Annual Student Recognition Awards ceremony on Thursday, May 3, at Lourdes Hall on WSU's West Campus?. The students were selected by the faculty in their respective departments as the outstanding student in their major. Criteria for selection include cumulative grade point average, involvement in student organizations, research, service to the community and athletics.
WSU President Judith Ramaley, Vice President for Academic Affairs Sally Johnstone, and the dean of each college presented the certificates to the students.
Avers, Elise Catherine, German, Crystal Lake, Ill.
Bauman, Jason Eric, Nursing RN, Prior Lake, Minn.
Beach, Christopher David, Computer Science, Pine Island, Minn.
Behrens, Alison J, Athletic Training, Cottage Grove, Minn.
Berg, Tait Ashton, Economics, Hartland, Minn.
Binney, Marc Timothy, Physics, Helena, Mont.
Brenner, Emily Christine, Accounting, Roscoe, Ill.
Byrns, Jennifer Louise, Business Education, Hixton, Wis.
Castro-Sheely, Heileen, Spanish, Stewartville, Minn.
Dargiewicz, Kristi Lynn, Marketing/Accounting, Muskego, Wis.
Evers, Katie Ann, Recreation Tourism and Therapeutic Recreation, Mt. Lake,
Fahrman, Kathleen Ann, Law and Society, Eau Claire, Wis.
Finley, Amanda Christine, Psychology, Bloomington, Minn.
Friend, Jamie Lee, Exercise and Rehabilitative Science, Rochester, Minn.
Gaul, Robert Ryan, Art, Owatonna, Wis.
Gessner, Jacqueline Nicole, History, Rockford, Ill.
Hagel, Emily Marie, Finance, Woodbury, Minn.
Hagel, Emily Marie, Mathematics: Statistics, Woodbury, Minn.
Hanscch, Ryan Samuel, Paralegal, Stewart, Minn.
Harbal, Kimberly Ann, Biology, Medford, Minn.
Henriksen, Jodi Lyn, Special Education, Niles, Ill.
Holzer, Ryan Joseph, Professional Studies, Jordan, Minn.
Ifft, Andrea Lynne, Communication Studies, Rockford, Ill.
Janssen, Marit Ann, Elementary Education (Teaching), Spring Valley, Minn.
Jech, Eric John, Sociology: Criminal Justice, Elgin, Minn.
Kiefer, Matthew Thomas, School and Community Health Education (Teaching),
Kish, Courtney Nicole, Mass Communication, Lake Elmo, Minn.
Kowalski, Travis J, Social Science, Galesville, Wis.
Krajco, Stacia Nicole, Communication Arts and Literature (Teaching),
Richland Center, Wis.
Luker, Mallery Jade, Health Promotion, Eden Prairie, Minn.
Massie, Meggan Mashai, Theatre, Park Rapids, Minn.
Matzek, Isaac William, Physical Education (Teaching), Pine Island, Minn.
Miller, Elisabeth Leslie, English, Rochester, Minn.
Olson, Megan Jodene, Mathematics: Secondary Teaching, Eau Claire, Wis.
Olson, Charissa Jean, Social Work, Blair, Wis.
Pearson, Alicia Marie, Sociology, Delano, Minn.
Popp, Christopher Glen, Mathematics
Portis, Douglas Harold, Geoscience, Roland, Iowa
Roden, Adam Edmund, Management Information Systems, St. Michael, Minn.
Salveson, Joseph Allen, Art (Teaching), Rochester, Minn.
Savelkoul, Kyle Louis, Business Administration/Human Resources Management,
Schulz, Jonathan Eric, Chemistry/Biochemistry, Cologne, Minn.
Tackmann, John Adam, Life Science (Teaching), Altoona, Wis.
Tell, Laura Frances, French, Indian Creek, Ill.
Wilke, Ashley Ann, Human Resources Management, Cudahy, Wis.
Winter, Kari Lynn, Public Administration, Galena, Minn.
Xiong, Pajyeeb, Global Studies, Byron, Minn.
Ybabez, Roxanne Josephine, Medical Technology Stewartville, Minn.
Ylvisaker, Brent Joseph, Political Science, Winona, Minn.
Zwald, Elizabeth Marie, Elementary Education, Garner, Iowa