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. 

Seth Soesbe '19

Seth Soesbe '19

Entrepreneurial Leadership Student

SETH SOESBE ’19, of Box Elder, S.D., as an entrepreneurial leadership major with a concentration in building construction, was the first student to graduate through a DWU and Mitchell Technical Institute partnership. He took first place at the Student Idea Competition for his invention, RoboCon, a self-driving robot to fasten subfloor panels, and was awarded a Small Business Innovation Research FAST grant his senior year. Following graduation, Seth has plans to expand his business, Soesbe Contracting, and apply to graduate school.

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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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