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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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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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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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Hullinger recipient of SDNA Nurse Educator Award

Megan Hullinger, assistant professor in the department of nursing at DWU, is the 2020 recipient of the SDNA Nurse Educator Award

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DWU music to perfrom LyricWood Orchestra Fall Concert

For the second consecutive weekend, the Ron and Sheilah Gates Department of Music at DWU will be performing live music.

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SD BRIN grant to offer research opportunities for DWU students

The project offers research opportunities for students and faculty at all SD BRIN partner intuitions, including DWU.

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