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Five Area Students Receive Degrees At ISU Commencement

By Staff | Jan 21, 2016

AMES – At Iowa State University’s winter commencement ceremonies, 2,001 students received degrees. Iowa State awarded 1,638 undergraduate degrees, 252 master’s degrees, and 111 doctor of philosophy degrees.

Area graduates include:

Haley Banwart from West Bend: Bachelor of Science, Agricultural and Life Sciences Education, Journalism and Mass Communi- cation, Magna Cum Laude.

Luke McCall from Algona: Bachelor of Science, Supply Chain Management.

From Ottosen,: Brooke Banwart, Bachelor of Science, Accounting; Brooke Banwart, Bachelor of Science, Finance; and, Christopher Schmidt, Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering.

Of the students receiving bachelor’s degrees, 368 graduated “With Distinction” (cum laude, magna cum laude or summa cum laude). Ten students graduated “With Distinction” and as members of the Honors Program.