Lakeview seniors honored by club
COLUMBUS -- Rachel Shadley and Lucas Briggs, seniors at Lakeview High School, were recently chosen by the Columbus Optimist Club as students of the week.
Briggs, son of Corey and Nancy Briggs, is a member of the FBLA, FCA, cross country, basketball, One-Act and band. He earned his Eagle Scout in 2013 and has been a member of the National Honor Society for the past two years. His future plans include attending the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, majoring in computer science in the Raikes program.
Rachel Shadley, daughter of Jake and Ann Shadley, is a member of FBLA, student council, One-Act, speech team, Mock Trial and the National Honor Society. She has also been involved in cross country, golf, soccer, basketball, volleyball and track. She has won several essay contests and plans to compete in upcoming speech contests prior to graduating from high school. Following graduation, Shadley plans to attend the University of Nebraska at Kearney for pre-nursing and then attend University of Nebraska Medical Center.
Bierman gains UNO degree
OMAHA -- Kiley Bierman of Columbus, graduated in December from the University of Nebraska at Omaha College of Business Administration, with a degree in accounting and finance.
Bierman was part of the UNO honors program, Beta Alpha Psi, and the Maverick Investment Club. Following graduation, Bierman plans to continue working for Quality Living Inc.
Students on dean's list at HC
HASTINGS -- Hastings College has announced the dean’s list for the fall 2015 semester.
Students earning honors include the following from local communities: Albion – Jessica Gonzales (4.0), Tyler Hedlund (4.0); Columbus – Elizabeth Braun (4.0), Carly Cremers (4.0), Christina Woodside (4.0); David City – Davianne Czarnick; St. Edward – Allison Merrell; Shelby – Brooke Eller (4.0).
Eligibility requires a minimum grade point average of 3.7 and be registered for full-time course work.