Dakota Wesleyan University

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Engage with faculty who will challenge and mentor you. Explore career opportunities that align with your strengths. Test your skills in meaningful service to others. Graduate grounded in your faith, prepared for success. 

Maria Koenen ’19

Maria Koenen ’19

Athletic Training Student

MARIA KOENEN ’19, of Rock Valley, Iowa, double majored in athletic training and biochemistry. She was named the 2019 Ms. Wesleyan and is now attending medical school at the University of South Dakota.

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Nicole Nelson ’19

Nicole Nelson ’19

Elementary Education Student

NICOLE NELSON ’19, of Platte, S.D., majored in elementary education with a minor in music. She was involved in Student Ministry Council, Future Teachers’ Organization, Dakota Wesleyan Choir, student ambassadors, Big Friend/Little Friend and was on the women’s golf team. She is now a fourth-grade teacher at Longfellow Elementary School in Mitchell.

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Aaron Ahmadu '19

Aaron Ahmadu '19

Business Administration Student

AARON AHMADU ’19, of Houston, Texas, majored in business finance and made an impact as a guard for the men’s basketball team. Known by students as a creative rapper, Aaron recorded his first album at DWU and following graduation will start his own record label.

Explore This Program Business Administration
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