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Grace Wagner graduates from Fort Lewis College

DURANGO, Colo. —Grace Wagner of Collins View graduated magna cum laude from Fort Lewis College Dec. 21, 2013. Wagner received a Bachelor of Arts with a major in mathematics. She is an alumna of Riverdale High School.

More than 200 students participated in the December commencement ceremony.

Bryn Nilsen named to Graceland University’s president’s list

LAMONI, Iowa — The honor roll lists for Graceland University’s 2013 fall term have been announced and Bryn Nilsen of Arnold Creek has been named to the president’s list, to which only students with a perfect 4.0 grade-point average are named.

Nilsen is a 2013 graduate of Wilson High School.

Area residents make the dean’s list at George Fox University

NEWBERG — Three Wilson High School alumni — Griffin Huber, Bralee Gilday and Abbey Madison — were among those students at George Fox University who earned a spot on the school’s dean’s list for the fall 2013 semester. Students had to earn a grade-point average of 3.5 or better to land a spot on the list.

Huber, of Far Southwest, is a senior majoring in cinema and media communication.

Gilday, of Arnold Creek, is a senior majoring in elementary education.

Madison, of Hayhurst, is a junior majoring in elementary education.

Area residents graduate from Eastern Oregon University

LA GRANDE — Eastern Oregon University awarded 593 undergraduate degrees, 95 master’s degrees, seven associate degrees and two certificates during the 2012-13 academic year.

Jefferson High School alumna Marissa Fuqua Miller, of Hayhurst, earned a Bachelor of Science degree in anthropology/sociology.

Franklin High School alumnus Rezart Ismaili, of West Portland Park, earned a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration.

Wilson High School alumnus Zachary Seely, of Multnomah, earned a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration.