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Detroit Lakes. Fergus Falls. Moorhead. Wadena. eCampus.

Mission Vision

Providing dynamic learning for living, working and serving.

A success story for every student and stakeholder.

Index _________________________________________________________________________________________________ From the college president............................. 3

Partnerships ....................................................8

Enrollment ....................................................14

Students in the community............................ 4

Student success: Mac and Preston Nygaard .....9

Student success: Jennifer Onsum ..................15

Student success: Catherine McDougall ........... 5

Teaching and learning ...................................10

Foundations ............................................ 16-17

Student achievements ................................... 6

Student success: Vince Hinojos ......................11

Foundation donors .................................. 18-21

Student success: Beau Krueger ........................7

College impact ........................................ 12-13

Foundation scholarship recipients ........... 21-22

FROM THE PRESIDENT Dear Friends: Minnesota State Community and Technical College is completing its first decade as a combined college. Although each of our campuses in Detroit Lakes, Fergus Falls, Moorhead and Wadena has a rich history spanning close to 50 years, coming together as one College has proven to be a strategy for success. The College remains poised to respond to an everchanging world in uncertain economic times and maintains its commitment to student success, workforce development and strengthening the communities in our service areas. We have much to celebrate as a college, thanks to our dedicated faculty and staff and our innovative programs and services. M State has received accolades for many of these, including our innovative Shared Services Cooperative, which provides business and student services efficiencies to partner colleges and the MnSCU System Office; our Center for College Readiness, which provides local and state-wide assistance to high school students to better prepare them for college success; and our nationally recognized faculty who have been honored for excellence in teaching and learning. We are most proud of the accomplishments of our students — they represent our most valuable success stories. One cannot help but be inspired by the ways they have transformed their lives, their workplaces and our communities. M State graduated 1,650 students in 2011-12, and more than 80 percent went on to complete their education through transfer to other higher education institutions or directly into jobs within our communities. There are many success stories on all of our campuses and in all of our communities, and this annual report is a testament to our work. Please take some time to read about the amazing things that happen when we all work together toward common purposes. The economic impact of M State on our communities is worth millions of dollars, and our goal is to expand that trend to enhance the region’s economic vitality by preparing our graduates for dynamic learning, living, working and serving. M State’s strategic plan is leading the College well into the future by ensuring access to an extraordinary education, by being the partner of choice to meet Minnesota’s workforce and community needs, and by delivering the highest value and the most affordable education option. Thank you for your continued support in assisting us to accomplish our mission.

Dr. Peggy D. Kennedy President

We are most proud of the accomplishments of our students — they represent our most valuable success stories.


Dr. Peggy D. Kennedy, President Minnesota State Community and Technical College Minnesota State Community and Technical College Annual Report 2011-2012



The Student Senate in Fergus Falls hosted a complimentary Veterans Appreciation Luncheon to recognize the service of area veterans. Veterans from both the college and the community were invited.

bowls that were used to serve soup to nearly 300 participants during the annual Empty Bowls fundraiser for the local Salvation Army soup kitchen. Since it began nearly a decade ago, the event has raised more than $20,000 to help fight hunger.

More than a dozen works of art by Moorhead students were featured in an exhibit at the downtown Fargo Public Library. All were entries in M State’s first Juried Student Art Competition & Exhibition; student winners were Natalie Asato, Tessa Marlow and Gahwi Han. The competition and exhibit were spearheaded by art instructor Jo Titus.

Students from seven area high schools revved up their automotive skills Fergus Falls campus presented a check during a competition sponsored by for $750 to the Lake Region Healthcare the Automotive Service Technology Cancer Care and Research Center to Department on M State’s Moorhead benefit children with cancer and their campus. About 30 students in families. They teamed up with the the automotive program helped local Dough-4-Joe organization and coordinate and judge the High School raised the money through a dinner Automotive Skills Competition. and silent auction. Automotive instructors Dennis Miller and Shannon Mohn coordinated the Detroit Lakes nursing students assisted competition. the Becker County Community

Pottery students on the Fergus Falls campus helped create hundreds of 4

Health Services when it conducted an emergency preparedness drill on the Detroit Lakes campus. The drill focused on mass dispensing of medications in the event of an anthrax outbreak.

Practical Nursing students on the

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STUDENT SUCCESS College becomes possible with child care available The on-campus child care facility made all the difference in the world for


McDougall as she worked toward completion of two degrees at M State in Detroit Lakes. Daughters Cadence, 5, and Olivia, 3, attended the child care and Head Start facility located on the campus while Catherine initially completed her two-year Accounting degree and then chose to return to school. She continued on to earn a degree in Administrative Management Technology, graduating in December 2012.

completely” and opted to prepare for a business career. Once she finished her Accounting program, Catherine made the decision to pursue the Administrative Management Technology degree – which focuses on office administrative and computer skills, including project and office management – to expand her opportunities for employment. “With two degrees, I’m qualified for more jobs,” she said. “I want to do not only the accounting, but possibly office management.” Her goal is a job in a small business where she can use the skills she learned in her dual programs, preferably while remaining in the Detroit Lakes area. Catherine said she’d considered colleges other than M State when she graduated from high school, but she’s happy with her decision to stay close to home and attend the Detroit Lakes campus.

Wanting to stay in her home town, Catherine started at M State after graduating from the Area Learning Center in Detroit Lakes. Child care became an issue after Olivia was born, and Catherine took a break from school for a semester until she enrolled both girls in the oncampus center operated by the Mahube Community Action Partnership.

“It’s a great college,” she said, adding that she appreciated the personal attention and small class sizes that are found at M State.

“It wouldn’t have been possible without child care,” Catherine said. “The day care is awesome, and there are a lot of other services, too, for lower-income families.”

“It is challenging,” she said, “but we’ve gotten through it. It’s been a long road, but it was a good road.”

And Catherine has a message for others who are considering whether they can manage college while they work and care for their children.

Catherine McDougall Detroit Lakes

It’s a great college. It’s been a long road, but it was a good road.

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STUDENT ACHIEVEMENTS Kaylee Mundwiler, a student in the Sustainable Food Production program in Fergus Falls, was awarded a $1,000 scholarship from the Northern Plains Sustainable Agriculture Society.

Dana Julin was elected North District vice president, and chapter advisors Crystal Jensen and Jennifer Beyer received Horizon Awards acknowledging their leadership of a growing PTK chapter.

Moorhead student Clarence “Chuck” Wallace was named to the All-Minnesota Academic Team for the state’s twoyear colleges based on his leadership, academic achievement and service to the college and community.

M State students earned top scores at the Minnesota SkillsUSA competition. Winning gold and qualifying for the national competition in Power Equipment Technology was Josh Kistner, a student in the PowerSports Technology program in Detroit Lakes. Other M State winners were Evan Roggenkamp, silver in InterNetworking (Wadena); and Randy Pallum, bronze in Motorcycle Service Technology (Detroit Lakes). Advisors for the Skills competitors were Kent Reisenauer, Janet Johnson and Dan Carter.

Michael Christen was chosen to join the Delegation on Engineering in the People’s Republic of China through the International Scholar Laureate Program. His selection was based on his involvement with the Phi Theta Kappa honors organization on the Detroit Lakes campus and his academic record in the Civil Engineering Technology program there. The Phi Theta Kappa honor society on the Moorhead campus received an array of awards at the PTK regional annual convention. Chapter president 6

Brian Christensen was a first-place winner in Financial Math in the Business Professionals of America National Competitive Events. He also won third place in the Banking and Finance category and was a member of the M State Financial Analyst Team that placed in the top 10. His Financial Analyst teammates were Joseph Burd, Josh Drewlow and Jennifer

Turchin. Also competing at the national level were Janel Sauvageau and Laura Halvorson. Advisors for the M State team were Nancy Stigen and Allen Beaton. A team of students in the Network Administration program in Wadena won first place in an online competition sponsored by the TechBiz Minnesota information technology center. Jesse Dahl, Thomas Cole and Evan Roggenkamp claimed the top prize in the undergraduate category. Their project, outlined in a 2,500-word paper, was a redesign of the computer lab on the Wadena campus. The M State Spartan golf team claimed the gold at the National Junior College Athletic Association Division III National Championship tournament in Chautaugua, N.Y. M State’s Lucas Gervais finished 4th in the tournament, and his Spartan teammates were Taylor Shuck (10th), Mitch Thorsen (16th), Alex Miller (tied for 34th) and Tyler Brackey (tied for 38th). M State Coach Jason Retzlaff was named Coach of the Tournament.

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STUDENT SUCCESS Looking for opportunities, Krueger opts for nursing Beau Krueger says he took a “leap of faith” when he moved back to Fergus Falls – and he landed seven years later in the Associate Degree Nursing program at M State. Beau started his professional life as an elementary teacher at a Catholic school in the Twin Cities and, while he was there, completed a master’s degree in education at St. Mary’s University in Minneapolis. But when the oldest of his three children was born, he and wife Jenny – both Fergus Falls natives – opted to move back to their hometown to be nearer their families. “I took a leap of faith that work would work out,” said Beau, who learned first-hand that education jobs are scarce in rural Minnesota. He worked three years with a grant-funded youth program, then with adults with developmental disabilities. When downsizing eliminated that position, he had a series of 11 job interviews over nine months … and felt like he wasn’t a perfect match for any of the jobs.

to go back to school, I wanted it to be something where I was in demand.” After researching his options on the Fergus Falls campus, he decided “all the pieces fit” for the nursing program. Beau made his decision in October 2011, enrolled in prerequisite classes in January and began in the program in August 2012. He opted for nursing in part because of the job prospects but also because he enjoys working with people and “that feeling that I made a difference” in someone’s life. He also has a message for other non-traditional students who are hesitant about returning to college: “It’s not as impossible as you would think.” “I’m actually thankful that I was pushed into this,” he said. “If I would have stayed with my previous job in Fergus Falls, I would never have quit and gone back to school. After being pushed in this direction, a wide variety of opportunities will be available to me, instead of feeling stuck in a position.” His education background could be valuable, as well. After he gains nursing experience, he envisions working as a diabetes educator or a nursing instructor – perhaps at M State.

“I told my wife that, ‘The next interview I go to, I want my resume to fill exactly what they’re looking for. I need to go back to school,’ ” Beau said. “And if I was Minnesota State Community and Technical College Annual Report 2011-2012

Beau Krueger Fergus Falls

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PARTNERSHIPS West Central Initiative awarded a $10,000 grant to Business & Entrepreneurial Services, located on the Detroit Lakes campus, for operational expenses in the five BES business incubators in Detroit Lakes, Frazee, Hawley, Perham and New York Mills. The incubators, designed to provide support for new businesses, include 53 office spaces and the services of an incubator manager. Through the incubators, BES serves fledgling businesses with low-cost professional office and meeting space, office equipment and computers, conference technology, shared administrative services and mentoring programs. Representatives of M State, Lake of the Woods County Economic Development, North Star Electric Cooperative and the Baudette community joined to break ground for an Electrical Line Worker training facility in Baudette. With completion of the facility, M State will offer its


nine-month Electrical Line Worker diploma program in a new building adjacent to the college’s industry partner, North Star Electric. When officials in the northern Minnesota community contacted M State, college officials saw the Baudette partnership as an opportunity to meet an industry need and expand the college’s Line Worker program. Business & Entrepreneurial Services expanded its opportunities for entrepreneurs with the opening of The HIVE, a cooperative incubator marketing agency in Detroit Lakes. The HIVE provides up to five new offices for creative professionals, including individuals working in marketing, advertising, public relations, photography, Web design, graphic design and writing. The new cooperative encourages creative and

marketing professionals to collaborate with other creative, like-minded individuals in an agency setting. West Central Initiative awarded M State $65,000 in grants for projects designed to boost employment skills for workers in health care and manufacturing in west central Minnesota. The awards were part of WCI’s first-ever Competitive Workforce Grants. A $40,000 grant supports Machining for Manufacturing, a joint project between six manufacturers and two school districts. A second grant awards the college $25,000 for a joint project between M State and four long-term care facilities in Alexandria, Fergus Falls, Glenwood and Wheaton. Dakota Foundation also is contributing a $3,500 grant to supplement the health care grant awarded by WCI. Both projects will be directed by M State’s Custom Training Services, which applied for the grants.

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STUDENT SUCCESS Brothers, both veterans, find niche at M State A layoff turned out to be an excellent career move for

Preston Nygaard.

About a year after completing four years of active duty in the military, the West Fargo native was laid off from his job at a Fargo heavy equipment dealership. “I figured it was a good time to go back to school,” he said. Preston enrolled in the two-year Diesel Equipment Technology program on M State’s Moorhead campus. Midway through the program an instructor recommended him for a job at Nelson International in Fargo, where he has continued to work since his graduation in May 2011. “I’ve always been good with my hands,” Preston said, “and diesel is the way of the future for trucks.” He was so enthused about the program that he encouraged his younger brother, Mac, also to enroll. Mac Nygaard graduated in May 2012 and now works for Butler Machinery in Fargo. “I helped persuade him a little bit,” Preston said, laughing. The two brothers are both Marine veterans. Preston was a scout sniper and completed three tours in Iraq, including time stationed in Fallujah during the heaviest assaults there. Mac, also a scout sniper,

was stationed for three of his five years in presidential security at Camp David. With a combat-related disability, Preston qualified for vocational rehabilitation and also was able to draw on support from the campus veteran service representative. One is available on each campus to assist veterans and their family members with questions about military and veterans educational benefits. Preston had actually enrolled in college shortly after his discharge from the service, then realized he wasn’t yet ready. When he returned after his year in the workforce and subsequent layoff, though, he knew he’d found his niche. He was a year into his program when the Nelson International truck dealership contacted the Diesel Equipment Technology instructors to see whether they could suggest a student for an open position there. “I was at the top of my class, so I think that played a role in it,” Preston said. “Being able to work with your hands is one thing, but being able to use and retain the knowledge is another.” The Diesel Technology program is “great,” he added. “The classes are not huge so you can get one-on-one time with the instructors. You can tell the instructors have years of experience behind what they preach. They are top-notch … they don’t get any better.”

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Mac and Preston Nygaard Moorhead

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TEACHING AND LEARNING Paul Drange and Paul Carney were selected as presenters at the Student Success conference sponsored by the Association of American Colleges and Universities. Drange and Carney led the session entitled “Ready or Not Writing: What Does College-Ready Writing Look Like?” and addressed the misalignment of writing standards between high schools and colleges. Drange is director of M State’s Center for College Readiness, and Carney is an English instructor on the Fergus Falls campus. The Moorhead campus officially opened a new chapter with a ribbon cutting and dedication of its recently completed library and classroom addition. The 24,000-squarefoot addition houses nine new classrooms and several faculty offices. The new library has nearly double the amount of space in the previous library and includes quiet areas for studying, computer resource spaces, areas for informal seating and additional shelf space. The $5.4 million project was funded by the Minnesota Legislature. 10

Fergus Falls English instructor Paul Carney was invited to serve on a national panel that is part of an effort to increase the number of high school graduates who are prepared for college-level courses. The panel was convened by the National Center on Education and the Economy to analyze the literacy requirements in introductory courses at selected open enrollment colleges and universities in the United States. The Center is working with states and schools to improve instruction so that fewer high school graduates who enroll in college will need to take remedial courses.

director; Chris Kulish, Web developer; and David Overby, the college’s chief information officer. Their workshop focused on CARP, the Web-based curriculum discussion and approval process that was created by and implemented at M State. Educause is a non-profit organization that supports higher education by promoting the intelligent use of information technology.

Mary Stende,

director of M State’s Pharmacy Technology program, was named to the Minnesota Board of Pharmacy Technician The Fergus Falls campus was awarded Training Advisory a $2,700 grant to develop a longCommittee, range preservation plan for the nearly which provides professional advice 500 pieces of art in its extensive on pharmacy technician standards collection. M State’s Minnesota in Minnesota. As part of her work Historical and Cultural Grant was one with the Advisory Committee, Stende of 49 awarded in the state for history was invited to serve on a panel at the and preservation projects. Funding Minnesota Pharmacist Association comes from the Arts and Cultural Pharmacy Technician conference. Heritage Fund. M State offers both an Associate of Applied Science degree and Four M State employees advocated the diploma in Pharmacy Technology. reinvention of the wheel at the Midwest The Pharmacy Technology program, Educause Conference. Presenting a offered online through eCampus, also session entitled “It’s Time to Reinvent was re-accredited for three years by the Wheel” were Eric Daeuber, M State the American Society of Health System instructor; Cal Helgeson, Web services Pharmacists. Minnesota State Community and Technical College Annual Report 2011-2012

STUDENT SUCCESS M State brings Hinojos full circle in his career Three years into an education degree,

Vince Hinojos put his college plans on hold when he and his wife, Michelle, married and started a family. Vince was enrolled at North Dakota State University in a secondary education program for Native Americans with the goal of becoming a high school science teacher. After their marriage, though, Vince left school to work so Michelle Hinojos could complete her doctor of pharmacy degree. His work on an assembly line at a window plant “pushed me to go back to school,” he said, and he enrolled at M State in Wadena after his wife was hired as a pharmacist at Tri-County Hospital in Wadena in 2002. Vince, who grew up in the Carslbad Caverns area of New Mexico but is a member of the Spirit Lake Tribe of Devils Lake, N.D., opted for the Computer Networking program, although he didn’t have a great deal of experience with computers at the time. “I kind of liked tinkering, but I really didn’t know all that much about computers,” he said. “I was pretty much coming in cold, but it was a good fit.”

Vince finished his degree in Computer Networking and expanded his employment options with courses in computer system electronics and the Cisco networking certificate. He arranged an internship at Tri-County Hospital and eventually joined the hospital system as a network engineer. Two years ago Vince mentored high school students for Wadena’s first robotics program and now leads the Community Education Lego Robotics program, where he works with students in grades 4-6, including his own two sons. “Working with the kids has really brought me full circle,” Vince said. “I get a taste of the teaching world … and I also have our oldest daughter help with the programming of the Lego robots, which gives her a chance to see how rewarding it can be helping others.” He stays connected to the college by serving on the industry advisory committee that works with Wadena’s technology programs. “We’re there to talk about what the industry is looking for in graduates and what needs should be addressed,” Vince said. “I’m really thankful for being able to have a program like that, so that students can pursue a career if they have an interest in computers. The opportunity is there; it’s a great bonus for the community to have that available.”

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Vince Hinojos Wadena

I’m really thankful (that) the opportunity is there ... it’s a great bonus for the community. 11


Capital Improvements Detroit Lakes Partial Roof Replacement: $1,100,000 Design and replacement of a portion of the roof located above the northeast section of the building along with upgrades to the air handling and air conditioning units.

Fergus Falls and Wadena Wind Turbines: $427,750 Construct wind turbines on the campuses to reduce energy costs.

Moorhead Library and Classroom: $5,448,000


Construct a 24,000-square-foot addition to house a new library and additional classrooms to accommodate campus growth. Cafeteria Renovation: $200,000 Renovate cafeteria and dining area to enhance the efficiency of serving students and expand the dining area. Parking Lot Expansion: $300,000 Expand parking lot to accommodate an additional 140 parking spaces and construct a water retention pond. Energy Upgrades: $300,000 Install variable-speed controls on the kitchen exhaust hoods, motion-sensing lighting controls

and AHU replacements. Campus Driveway: $316,000 Construct a new driveway that provides access to the campus from the north. Wellness Center: $1,385,000 Construct a 5,400-square-foot wellness center for student health and fitness. Construction costs and maintenance will be completely funded by studentapproved fees.

Wadena Classroom Renovations: $525,000 Convert underused space in the main building into flexible classrooms equipped with innovative instructional technology.

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Economic Impact The direct economic impact of M State on its communities can be seen through its operating budget and support of area businesses. The college’s impact is even greater when it includes spending by its students and employees. As this direct spending recycles in each community, the result multiplies. Total estimated impact is shown below.

Services/Repairs 9%

Other 6%

Supply/Service 16%

College Expenditures _________________________

Salaries/Benefits ................... 36,758,780 Supplies/Materials .................. 8,472,835 Services/Repairs...................... 5,036,076 Other....................................... 3,365,016 ................................................................. Total Expenses .............. 53,632,707

Salary/Benefit 69%

Expenditures for FY 2012 Assuming each dollar rolls over seven times, M State’s economic impact is $375.5 million. In addition, spending by M State students has a major effect within the M State region.

Employment Employees have a major impact on our communities, where they buy homes, purchase goods and services, send their children to school and volunteer for community organizations.

Financial status Careful fiscal planning has led to improvements in all of the financial indicators that are reviewed by The Higher Learning Commission. The college has continued to have clean annual audits with unqualified opinions. There have been no audit findings of any level in the past two fiscal audits, and the college has not had any findings of the critical or important nature for any of the audits since the inception of M State.

Room and Board/Sales 11%

Grants 4% Other 1%

College Revenues _________________________ Tuition/Fees .......................... 27,887,987 Room and Board/Sales ............ 6,053,635 General Appropriations ......... 17,749,034 Grants ..................................... 2,250,017 Other.......................................... 591,417 ................................................................. Total Revenues ............. 54,532,090

College Employees _________________________ Full-time ............................................354 Part-time .......................................... 284 ................................................................. Total Employees ...................... 638

General Appropriation 33% Tuition/Fees 51%

Full-time Employees 55% Part-time Employees 45%


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The graphs to the right illustrate the number of students attending Minnesota State Community and Technical College during the 2008-2011 academic years. Of the 9,216 students in attendance in 2011, 1,567 graduated, 602 transferred to a twoor four-year college or university and 82 percent were employed in fields related to their education.

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Female 61%




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Transferring Students 800


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* Percent reported by students available for employment.

Over 25 34%

Male 39%



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The pie charts further explain our student population.

Custom Training Head Count 5000

Under 25 66%


Unknown 2%

Students of Color 12%

Part-time 51%

Caucasian 86%


Full-time 49%


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STUDENT SUCCESS A disability can’t keep Onsum from her goals With two jobs and the challenges of living with a disability, it wasn’t feasible for

Jennifer Onsum to travel back and forth from her Minneapolis home to a college campus for classes. Through M State’s eCampus, though, she’s realizing her dream of a career in a medical profession. “I’ve always been fascinated by the medical world and decided I wanted to go back to school for something in the medical field,” said Jennifer, who earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of St. Thomas and has worked in public relations since graduating seven years ago. “Direct patient care isn’t for me, so I learned about the area of health information management and decided it was for me.”

“Also, my physical disability can make me fatigue easier and be more susceptible to illnesses, so I really needed to be able to do things on my time and schedule.” Jennifer was featured in a student profile in the professional magazine of the American Health Information Management Association, where she related that her many hospitalizations since she was a baby will give her a “unique edge” in the field and an opportunity to contribute to better patient care. Health information technologists are crucial players in the medical industry’s conversion to electronic health care records, coding and categorizing patient information. “HIM might not have a direct impact on an individual patient, but the information gathered can be analyzed and used to improve the quality of care being delivered to all patients,” Jennifer said, explaining her motivation in the AHIMA magazine.

Jennifer enrolled at M State after finding eCampus offered one of the few Health Information Technology degrees in the state that could be completed totally online. That was essential for Jennifer since, in addition to her jobs, she has muscular dystrophy and uses a wheelchair.

During the course of her program, Jennifer gained “excellent” practical experience during an internship at Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota. Her ultimate career goal is a job as an inpatient coder, who monitors a patient’s chart during admission, or a trauma registrar, who reviews all trauma cases that come into a hospital’s emergency department with the goal of improving treatment for all trauma patients.

“I was working two jobs and just didn’t have the time to go in for classes,” she said.

“It will be a big career change for me, and hopefully a really good one,” Jennifer said.

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Jennifer Onsum eCampus

I was working two jobs and just didn’t have the time to go in for classes.


FOUNDATIONS Minnesota State Community and Technical College is proud to serve each of its communities and is committed to providing affordable, accessible education. We could not succeed without the support of our Foundations and the work of their dedicated boards of directors and donors. Thanks to their efforts, the four Foundations are able to award more than $200,000 in scholarships annually. It is a privilege to impact the lives and futures of so many of our students. To honor her husband’s memory, Dorothy Malm (pictured with Fergus Area College Foundation Board President Rob Bigwood and Vice President Gail Childs) established the Donald and Dorothy Malm Scholarship through a gift of $20,500 to the Foundation in September 2011. This gift will fund an annual scholarship for an M State business student on the Fergus Falls campus.

Detroit Lakes Area College Foundation The Detroit Lakes Area College Foundation is pleased with its selection by the Bremer Foundation for funding to implement new alumni software, which will be shared with M State’s Wadena and Moorhead foundations and make it easier for the campuses to connect with alumni. Another successful Night in New York fundraiser helped make it possible for DLACF to award more than $12,000 in scholarships, plus the Foundation funded $5,000 in grants requested by faculty members. The Foundation welcomed ongoing support from the 412 Lakes Antique Car Club for continued funding of an Auto Body Collision Technology program scholarship and the establishment of a scholarship by Arlene Olson in memory of her late husband, Lloyd, a long-time instructor in the Automotive Service Technology program.

Fergus Area College Foundation Whether awarding a scholarship, funding a student life activity or providing a faculty grant to enhance teaching and learning, Fergus Area College Foundation impacts students each and every day. In 2011-12, contributions to the Foundation totaled $180,517, including a $29,400

gift from the estate of C. Jon Rosengren and a $20,500 endowment from the Donald and Dorothy Malm family. More than $125,000 in scholarships were awarded to more than 100 students, and faculty and staff received $12,000 in grants to fund creative and innovative programming. In addition, the Foundation hosted its first “Our Community. Our College” luncheon, where more than 100 members of the local business and professional community were updated on the economic impact of the campus. The 20th annual Bigwood Lecture featured nationally acclaimed attorney Richard L. Pemberton, and the Foundation reinstated the publication of “Pillar Pride,” which highlights the events and people of the Fergus Falls campus.

scholarship endowment of nearly $42,000 for the “Dare to Dream” Dan Sperling Memorial Scholarship fund, which honors the former staff member on the Moorhead campus. The annual April scholarship awards ceremony continues to be a highlight in the Foundation’s year for both students and donors. The Foundation has reorganized under the direction of a new president, Tom Julsrud, a recent M State graduate who understands the importance of the opportunities provided by M State. Also recognizing the financial challenges facing many of our students, his family supports the annual Julsrud Family Scholarship.

Moorhead Community and Technical College Foundation

The Wadena Area College Foundation continued to strengthen its fund development and community awareness through the first annual WACF Golf Scramble and the Holes for Poles ice fishing derby. The WACF Golf Scramble, held at Whitetail Run Golf Course in Wadena, had five teams with a total of 20 participants and raised approximately $4,500 for scholarships. The Foundation also hosted the first Holes for Poles ice fishing derby at Baudette in February 2012 and raised approximately $2,700 for scholarships for the Electrical Line Worker program in Baudette. The WACF awards more than $10,000 in scholarships annually.

Moorhead Community and Technical College Foundation has worked for 21 years to enhance opportunities for students, awarding more than $50,000 in scholarships annually. The Foundation continues a special relationship with the Alex Stern Family Foundation; with its support of $7,500 in scholarships for students in Cass and Clay counties in 2012, its ongoing contributions are approaching $100,000. Also notable is the recent

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Wadena Area College Foundation


M State thanks the donors who support our students Detroit Lakes Pillar $1,000 - $5,000 Anthony Parker Automobile Dealers Association of North Dakota Foltz Trucking KLN Enterprises Thomas & Anna Olson

Spartan $500 - $1,000 412 Lakes Chapter of the Antique Automobile Club of America BTD Pam Cummings Detroit Lakes Kiwanis Helene Hedlund Gildersleeve David & Maureen Karsnia Lloyd Olson Memorial Scholarship Theresa Loberg Tom Whelihan

Sam & Mariya Rufer Donna Sauvageau Diane Stenerson Dale Westley

John Donahue Donald and Marie Roberts Charitable Foundation Geneva Eschweiler Fergus Falls Business & Professional Women Carolyn & Don Glesne Great Plains Natural Gas Lake Country Association of Operating Room Nurses Lake Region Healthcare David Lenzmeier David F. & Mary Lundeen Minnesota Motors Jay & Kirsten Neumann Ahmad & Ruth Orandi Otter Tail Bankers Association Ottertail Coaches, Inc. Red Sox Baseball Endowment Milt & Linda Paulson Senator Carl M. & H.M. Iverson Charitable Trust State Bank & Trust Sylvia Strom Memorial The Lundeen Foundation Rud & Timmy Wasson David Weiss West Central Initiative

Contributor up to $100 Jodi Ahles Fern B. Brown Sharon Buermann Darlene Christen Milan Christianson Doreen Hauge Catie Herman Susan McClendon Ashley McNally Mike Moeller Mark Nelson Ron Paskey Cheryl Rotz Charles Sentjens Julie Smith Joan Zirbes

Patron $100 - $500 Melissa Anderson Alecia Bement Bob & Christy Brinkman Karen & TJ Buboltz Sarah Carter Darlene Christen Amy Coley Marlene Craik Lynn Durward Keith Gilbertson David Heikes Jackie Hoban Joanna Jesser Sheila Jesness Marcus Lacher Charles & Karen Merry Angie Mohr Jesus Ortiz Tony Parker Beth Pridday Patricia Robins Brian Rosell


Fergus Falls

Spartan $500 - $1,000

Legacy $10,000 + Dorothy Malm Otter Tail Power Company Roger L. and Agnes Dell Charitable Trust Rosemary Moneta Rosengren

Benefactor $5,000 - $10,000 Anonymous

Pillar $1,000 - $5,000 Adams Family Foundation Charles & Joyce Beck Bernadeen Brutlag Scott & Debra Colbeck

Jill & Randy Abbott Aevenia, Inc. AmericInn Lodge and Suites Clifford Berglund Robert & Gretchen Bigwood Bremer Bank Carlisle Band Ramona Caswell John & Kim Erickson Family Foundation Tom Gausman Bruce & Stefanie Gerhardson Catherine & Mark Helland Gary Henrickson Dacia & Todd Johnson Jay & Bonnie Johnson

Rosa & Ron Jones Steven & Marci King Stuart Klovstad Renee Korda & Mark Olson Margaret & Eldon Kratzke Lon Laager M State Fergus Falls Campus Employees Charles & Linda MacFarlane Eunice & John MacFarlane Minnesota Elks Association Phyllis Neuenfeldt Teresa Otto Park Region Telephone and Otter Tail Telcom Richard & Virginia Portmann Kent & Marian Quamme Ringdahl Ambulances, Inc. Steve & Sandy Rufer Nancy & Brad Straw The Market Joyce True Ward & Debbie Uggerud Sue Wika & Tom Prieve

Patron $100 - $500 Jack Amdal Robert & Susan Anderson Sharyn Anderson Menghui Yan & Steven Andrews Teresa & Don Ashworth Brooke & Dick Barsness Mrs. Robert Bigwood Carol Bischof Henrik & Carrie Bjorndahl Brian Boss Tom & Shirley Brause Carrie & Matthew Brimhall Charles Brunko Carlson Highland & Co. Paul Carney Century 21 Vista Inc. Gail E. & Brad Childs June & Kevin Clark Jo Anne Collins Tori & Jerry Covington

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Jessica & Chad Daniels Christi & William Dickey Sharon & Jim Donahue Victoria & Robert Drake Rick & Cindy Drevlow Dolores Duncan Michael Eckhardt Edward Jones - Gail E.Childs Financial Advisor Deborah & Kim Embretson Jay & Bonnie Erickson Connie & Rick Erlandson Fergus Falls Monument Co., Inc. Stella & Lyle Fox Roberta Freeman Dave Gabrielson & Vicki Rapp Karen & Lynn Gabrielson Glende-Nilson Funeral Home Ron & Jennifer Godzinski Breck & Aaron Grove Kristine & Kevin Gyolai Grace Halcrow Tanya & Dale Hanstad Arlyss Haroldson Gary & Karalyn Harrington Janice & Ryan Hendrickson Sharon & Tom Hintgen Cheryl & Arlin Hjelmstad Janell Hrdlicka Christie (Huber) Massen David Jensen Paul & LeAnne Johansen Susan Johnson Gene & Sharon Jurgens Peg & Bill Kalar Brenda & Patrick Kava Peggy & Jon Kennedy David Kenyon Carole Kiecker Mary Jo Kilde Kiwanis Club Otter-Risers, Inc Daniel Knudson Joel & Christine Kotschevar Jon Kragness Lee & Margaret Krogh Betty & Paul Larson Jeff Legge Barbara & Bob Lorsung Victor & Ann Lundeen

Kirk Mann Sharon & Randy Mann Jean McKenzie Linda & Bud Mellon Brenda & Brad Mergens Anthony & Sharon Miltich Tracy & Jim Morstad Kurt & Heidi Mortenson Matthew Mouser Ann & Dave Nelson Warren & Marlene Nelson Larissa & Matt Ness Dorothy Ness-Everett Noon Kiwanis Youth Services Arleen Nycklemoe Richard & Becky Odden Karel & Charlie Odegard Warren Olsen Jack & Sandy Pearson Ken & Norma Peeders Pemberton Law Office Pfizer Foundation Matching Gifts Program Pamela Phillips Sara Piekarski Richard & Carol Pribbernow Renae & Donavan Rasmusson Amber & Ben Reed Lester & Marilyn Reich Jason Retzlaff Ryan & Heidi Retzlaff Wendy & Gary Rockswold Gloria & Wayne Ronning Ann & Curt Rotto Craig & Sue Rude LuAnn & Mike Rudh Kathleen & Paul Rund Terry Ruud Christine & Steve Schuchmann Service Food John Sethre Kevin & Kathryn Smith Deborah Soliah Nancy South Les & Gerry Spencer State Farm Companies Foundation David Stoddard Lawrence Streif Norman & Linda Sunstad

Marilyn & Timothy Swedberg Loren & Darlene Synstelien Ronald Tate Patricia & Dennis Thompson Teresa & David Thompson Anthony Thorstenson Carol & John Totland Theodore & Rebecca VanErp Sue & Allen Vickstrom Victor Lundeen Company Susan & Charles Vukonich Robert & Karen Wasson Pam Wenzel James Wilkins Ann Williams Diane & Doug Wolden Neil Wothe Vernon & Joyce Youngren Leona Zimmerman

Contributor up to $100 Jane & William Armstrong Lynn & Brian Bakke Nandini Banerji Teresa & Bradley Barry Pete & Carol Bertram Jennifer & Joseph Bieniek Ethan Bjornlie Al & Linda Boe Matthew Borcherding Jody & Ron Brasel Sue Briese Baron Broschat Joyce Bruns Alyssa Campion Dan Carlson Lori & Mike Charest Charles & Ramona Christianson Steven & Diane Christianson Gary & Susan Clambey Gordon & Joann Cline Hal Collins & Marlene Noack Marless & Dale Cuperus Allen & Debra Dahlseng Courtney & Luke Draxten Mark & Kimberly Eckhardt Cynthia & David Eggert Clayton Elliot Tom & Carol Erickson

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Rebecca Erlandson Patricia & Mike Evavold Marnie Fischer & Lloyd Danzeisen Jim & Linda Gnahn Denise & Richard Grefe William & Nancy Gudim Norman & O. Carol Gunderson Cheri & Roger Hanneman Dale Hanneman Lavonn & Loren Hanson Jane & Daniel Hauger Jeffrey Haukos David & Ellen Holte Duane Huebsch Love Ell Hultin David & Carol Jacobson Loni & Francis Jacobson Pamela Johnson Randy & Margaret Johnson Sheri & Ethan Johnson Kyle Johnston Kelly Jorgens Jacquelyn (Maethner) & Dean Jorud Violette Julian Barbara & Jeff Kalvik Deborah & Nick Kelman Lee Klefstad Marlys Klovstad Onnalee Krump Christopher & Emilie Larson Mary & Kenneth Lee Theresa & Timothy Lee Paul & Joann Levang Steve Lindgren John & Michelle Lindquist JoAnn & Eldon Linscheid Larry & Shirley Lokken Darlene Mandelke Brad Martinson Randi & Jim Mason Mark & Tammie Masten Jerome & Jessica Mauro Wallace & Gene Mjelde Dennis Moske Richard & Garnet Muehlhausen George & Ina Myers Joyce & William Nerdahl Mary & Roger Normandin Mindy & Josh Obrigewitch


Bryan Odegard Judy Odegard Yvette & Scott Oppegaard Otter Tail Corporation Faye Pederson James & Susan Pederson Constance Peterson Sue Peterson Charles & Carol Piekarski Pioneer Hi-Bred Foundation Peggy Reinhardt Michael & Carol Rengel Catherine & Steven Riewer Rick & Laurie Roder Brooke & Kevin Rogness Lavonne & Leland Rogness Ginny & Roger Rustad Marjorie Scheidecker Brian & Susan Schlueter Mark & Jane Schmidt Karla & Randy Schmiesing Steve & Shelley Schoeneck Jerome & Rosemary Schwantz Connie & Al Seltz Jessica Sem Bryan & Vicki Severson Cheri Sherbrooke Nancy Shores Sheri & Bruce Smith David & Ruth Sorensen S.D. & A.M. Sorensen Thelma Sorensen David & Cynthia Spidahl Rodney & Alice Spidahl Terri Strom Cornell Svaren Jean Tenneson Jenna Thompson Deborah & Loren Thormodson Margaret Thunselle Mary Turk Katie & Troy Tysdal Mark & Faith Tysver Ann Valentine Kent Van Meter Thomas & Janelle VanErp Kathleen & John VanSickle James & Lucinda Versteeg Mark & Jih-Guang Waage


Erin Warren Peter Wielinski Lowell A Wilcox Debbie & Steve Wilke Jane & Thomas Willett Louise Williams Marcia Williams Allan & Maren Windom James & Cheryl Wold Mary E. Wold Michael & Val Wollan Dennis & Diane Zilmer

Roger A. Dailey Gate City Bank - Moorhead General Equipment & Supplies, Inc Green Group Tom Julsrud Margo Mickelson Jerry Migler Northwestern Mutual Foundation St. Johns Lutheran Church Sarah Thompson Tim Wilson Ann Valentine Wallworks Wells Fargo Bank YHR

Patron $100 - $500

Moorhead Legacy $10,000 + Timothy E. McKay

Benefactor $5,000 - $10,000 Alex Stern Family Foundation Dakota Medical Foundation Forum Communication Foundation

Pillar $1,000 - $5,000 Evonne Barum Chuck Chadwick Rhinney C. Chadwick Dakota Area Electrical Dan Sperling Committee DAV Chapter 1 DAV Chapter 1 Auxiliary Faculty & Staff Gehrts Family Thomas M. Graten Kelly’s Chrysler Center, Inc MDU Resources Foundation Midland Diesel Service Nash Finch Company Sacred Heart Convent

Marc Anderson Les Bakke Big Lot Moorhead Bon-Ton Stores CNH Coca-Cola Bottling Diversity Scholarship Committee Don Drummond Fargo American Legion Auxilary FM Electrical Industry Association Harry Fillafer Food Services of America Friends of Golden Living Center Auxiliary Lowell Hoekstra Holiday Inn Fargo Peggy & Jon Kennedy Luther Family Ford Moorhead American Legion Post 21 Nelson International of Fargo RDO Equipment Red Apple Café Scott Ripplinger Claudia Simon Soroptimist International of Moorhead Clark D. Tufte Dennis Wagner Steve Weeblom Michael J. Wendt

Terisa Ames-Ohnstad Doug Andring Jim Bainer Dave Bellefeuille Noureddine Benchama TJ Buboltz Verlin D. Buechler Roger A. Dailey Travis Detong Tom Dubbels David Eliason W Fremonth Frazee Erbert & Gerberts Deb Flaskerud Lois G. Foss Lacey N. Gehrty Marcia Goodyear Cindy Hayward Laura Hoffs IBEW 1426 Jeanne M. Ingersoll Dacia A. Johnson Kelly Jorgens Kevin & Kelly Kroke Patricia A. Nelson Pat Nordick Gloria Nygard Larry A. Olson Dave Overby Greg Peterson Nancy Stigen Carol Totland Kristy K. Wagar Rennae A. Weiss Dale D. White Sheila Ralph Sam’s Club Village Family Service Center

Spartan $500 - $1,000 Agassiz Valley HR Association Bremer Bank Moorhead Eric Daeuber

Contributor up to $100 Zikri K. Ahmed Sharlene K. Allen

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Wadena Benefactor $5,000 - $10,000 Otter Tail Power Company

Pillar $1,000 - $5,000 Connexus Energy Crow Wing Power Lake Country Power

Spartan $500 - $1,000 Brandon Chapter Dollars for Scholars McLeod Cooperative Power Minnesota Rural Electric Association Rochester Public Utilities Stearns Electric Association Trust

Patron $100 - $500 Dennis Anderson AAPC Alexandria MN Local Chapter Sandy Baso Roberta Bernsletter Joanne Bokinskie Christian Breczinski Border States Electric Pamela Canning Missy Condiff Janine Corbin Holly Doyle Bill Evans First National Bank – Wadena Tammy Hale Charles Healy

Michael Heino Monty Johnson Steve Johnson Patricia Kisacky Donald Line Sixth District American Legion Auxiliary Janet Szczech Johnson Susan Seaborn Sonepar USA Mary Stende Miller Todd-Wadena Electric Cooperative Wadena Massage Therapy Program Darlene Wiebye Peter Wielinski Doris Winter Wayne Wolden

Contributor up to $100 Will Baumann Scarlet Dittman Catie Herman Kennedy, Nervig, Carlson & Van Bruggen, LLP Jackie Lysdahl Ann Olson Jane Shepart Armond Swanson Kathyrn Trombley Lisa Truax West Side Sports

Scholarship recipients Detroit Lakes Beth Byman, Menahga Cynthia Doll, Perham Zachary Echola, Fargo, N.D. Lorena Guajardo Andres, Perham Deborah Janzen, Detroit Lakes Jason Laine, Osage Jessie Leabo, Erhard Mishai Lee, Park Rapids Dominic Luksich, Alpine, Wyo. Catherine McDougall, Detroit Lakes Chantal Nelson, Lake Park Abdirashid Mohamed Noor, Pelican Rapids

Fergus Falls Lauren Abel, Champlin Devan Anderson, Fergus Falls Taylor Anderson, Clearbrook Jacob Bauer, Graceville

Johanna Becker, Long Prairie Georgia Belter, Mounds View Ryan Beyer, Morris Jeffrey Bitzan, Brandon Brittany Boehm, Pelican Rapids Jessie Borkenhagen, Brainerd Becky Boyd, Fergus Falls Breann Brambrink, Fergus Falls Jonathan Brower, Waubun Drew Brown, Fergus Falls Thomas Brown, Audubon Taylor Brue, Fergus Falls Jordyn Campbell, Fairmount, N.D. Rhoda Christenson, Fergus Falls Megan Cole, Sebeka Amanda Collins, Dent Alyssa Colosky, Pelican Rapids Lauren Conroy, Ortonville Jerry Covington, Drew, Miss. Kelsey Ditsworth, North Branch Rusty Duncan, Battle Lake Liza Enderson, Fergus Falls Noelle Harden, Ponsford Jacob Hatling, Fergus Falls Amber Helgemo, Madison

Brandon Hiltner, Albany Craig Honer, Dent Erin Houselog, Henning Kelly Howard, Eagan Spencer Imsande, Ottertail Samantha Iverson, Parkers Prairie Nathen Jensen, Pelican Rapids Chase Johansen, Fergus Falls Mary Johnson, Fergus Falls Spencer Kidder, Fergus Falls Stephanie Kohlhase, Fergus Falls Benjamin Kugler, Fergus Falls Brienna Larson, Fergus Falls Eh Lawra, Burma Ashley Lehman, Perham Cody Lehmann, Fergus Falls Isidore Lindberg, Ottertail Rebecca Linder, Henning Fangling Liu, China Nyaret Lodu, Moorhead Tinna Loueng, Dilworth Mindy Martin, Fergus Falls JenaMarie Marx, Fergus Falls Kayleigh Mavis, Fergus Falls Kelli Meehl, Perham

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Christine Moenkedick, Bertha Abshir Mohamed, Pelican Rapids Jama Mohamed, Pelican Rapids Mahad Mohamud, Pelican Rapids Kaylee Mundwiler, Milbank, S.D. Jenna Mae Nelson, Ashby Jenna Marie Nelson, Morris Jesse Nelson, Clinton Ryan Nelson, Wadena Matthew Nickolauson, Fergus Falls Dillon Norman, Elizabeth Vincent Olmsted, Dalton Justin Olsoe, Fergus Falls Berit Olson, Erhard Hannah Olson, Brandon Mohamedamin Abdiaziz Omar, Pelican Rapids Erica Parcel, Rugby, N.D. Mika Paulson, Fergus Falls Angelina Pearson, Ottertail Sara Permann, Fergus Falls Karcyn Pleune, Ada Melissa Pyle, New York Mills Aaron Ready, Pequot Lakes Sharon Ready, Emily

Brittin Roberts, Bluffton Ashlie Roehl, Norcross Hazen Roller-Olson, Underwood Hattie Russell, Fergus Falls Sean Schneider, Sauk Centre Samantha Searle, Donnelly Dylan Sheldon, Alexandria Rachel Shipley, Spooner, Wis. Payton Skonseng, Fergus Falls Bryan Starner, Hoffman Sadie Stender, Frazee Richard Stevens, Lake Elmo Hannah Stich, Fergus Falls Ted Strauch, Fergus Falls Calli Thiel, Wendell Erika Thompson, Fergus Falls Riley Thorson, Fergus Falls Dana Trygstad, Erhard Kevin Tumberg, Wadena Daniel Tungseth, Fergus Falls Jason Umlauf, Underwood Alex Vasquez, Wilmar Megan Vosberg, Fergus Falls Samantha Wahlgren, Fergus Falls Cody Wahlstrom, Erhard


Scholarship recipients Aria Walstad, Hancock Cedar Walters, Minneapolis Thomas Wegner, Vining Shelby Wehri, Campbell Brett Weiss, Fergus Falls Brianne Welle, Grand Forks AFB, N.D. Shane Westerberg, Fergus Falls Trent Wilson, Fergus Falls Kelsey Wulf, Pequot Lakes

Moorhead Erika Aarseth, Fargo, N.D. Nadifo Abdi, Fergus Falls Arielle Aberle, Moorhead Ricot Adadin, Fargo, N.D. Nelson Adam, West Fargo, N.D. Maytham Al Saegh, Moorhead Sumaiya Alam, West Fargo, N.D. Hazim Alsahalaee, Moorhead Christy Ambrose, Fargo, N.D. Katelyn Ascheman, West Fargo, N.D. Barakamfitiye Asha, West Fargo, N.D. Leslie Aune, West Fargo, N.D. Sarah Bath, Fargo, N.D. Sadie Baxter, Fargo, N.D. Leslie Bedard, Moorhead Britney Bender, Fargo, N.D. Stephanie Bengson, Moorhead Marcus Berg, Deerwood Jerome Berger, Badger Om Bhujel, Tower City, N.D. Carla Bichler, Moorhead Justin Billing, Beltrami LeAnn Bingham, Fargo, N.D. Megan Buchholz, Battle Lake Chard Burkle, Jamestown, N.D. Jung Choi, Fargo, N.D. Megaan Cianci, Fargo, N.D. Dawn Cihak, Hawley Ashley Clark, Moorhead Jasmine Clark, Fargo, N.D. Kubwayo Claudine, Fargo, N.D. Dana Cobbins, Moorhead


Deena Dahal, Fargo, N.D. Ndayiragije Desire, West Fargo, N.D. Mukucha Dieudonne, West Fargo, N.D. Shelby Dreier, Elbow Lake Brooke Dukart, Fargo, N.D. Sean Eastlund, Fargo, N.D. Emily Eggert, Fargo, N.D. Brady Eggiman, Moorhead Kelsey Emery, Badger Caitlin Endrizzi, Fargo, N.D. Craig Ericson, West Fargo, N.D. Alex Ertelt, Fargo, N.D. Robin Evans, Fargo, N.D. Prisca Fagnon, West Fargo, N.D. Cashondra Fenroy, Madison Rachel Fick, Moorhead Heidi Fischer, Fargo, N.D. Kelsey Flagtwet, Dilworth Phillip Gai, Fargo, N.D. Gary George, Battle Lake Sarah George, Battle Lake Dilan Ghalib, Fargo, N.D. Jessica Gregg, Crosby Jeffery Guy, Fargo, N.D. Brooke Haakenson, Fargo, N.D. Liza Hagen, Fargo, N.D. Willson Hallaway, Rolla, N.D. Jenny Halldorson, Moorhead Trent Hansen, Twin Valley Hussien Hassan, Fargo, N.D. Garrett Hawkins, Moorhead Shawn Heaton, Perham Victoria Hemingsen, Cakato Shayla Hoffart, Fargo, N.D. Heidi Houska, Fargo, N.D. Stephanie Hutchison, Moorhead Rame Hyseni, Moorhead Senan Ibraheem, Grand Forks, N.D. Yussuf Ibrahim, Fargo, N.D. Hodo Issa, Fargo, N.D. Robert Jacobs, Mckenzie, N.D. Lacy Jerstad, Fargo, N.D. Rachel Johnson, Fargo, N.D. Ryan Johnson, Moorhead Hannah Jones, Fargo, N.D. Theresa Kargbo, Fargo, N.D. James Kawlewski, Fargo, N.D.

Cynthia Kile, Fargo, N.D. Gregory Kjono, Moorhead Sarah Klemisch, Moorhead Rebecca Kluck, Barnesville Alec Knudson, Moorhead Jeanne Kolling, Fargo, N.D. Leah Krile, Fargo, N.D. Ashley Kunz, Moorhead Kayla LaPort, Lake Park Robin Lauth, Underwood Jeff Lee, Moorhead Micheal Leier, Harvey, N.D. Cassandra Lemar, Fargo, N.D. Amber Lervik, Ottertail Susan Lisok, Fargo, N.D. Ashley Lohnes, West Fargo, N.D. Dylan Lohnes, West Fargo, N.D. Mark Longoria, Glyndon Jordan Longtin, Taunton Abraham Lyon, Detroit Lakes Caren Lyon, Fargo, N.D. Tracy Maesse, Eden Vally Joseph Mages, Isanti John Malwal, Fargo, N.D. Joseph Manning, Fargo, N.D. Rachel Marchand, Fargo, N.D. Michael Mario, West Fargo, N.D. Lee Martens, Fargo, N.D. Khelsee Marty, West Fargo, N.D. Rachael Meier, Moorhead Wade Meyers Jr, Twin Valley John Miller, Moorhead Kylene Miosek, Frazee Tyler Mistic, Puposky Lupa Mistry, Fargo, N.D. Abubakar Mohamed Ridha, Moorhead Fairooz Mohamed Ridha, Moorhead Haidar Mohammad, Fargo, N.D. Esther Monono, Fargo, N.D. Brody Morken, Pekin, N.D. Mariah Muer, Fargo, N.D. Michael Mulvaney, West Fargo, N.D. Jessica Murphy, Moorhead Annet Nelima, West Fargo, N.D. Blaine Nelson, Moorhead Nicole Ness, Moorhead

Mbella Nganje, Fargo, N.D. Samuel Ngusa, Fargo, N.D. Virginia Nhamu, Fargo, N.D. Amanda O’Leary, Moorhead Lynn Onyancha, Brooklyn Park Deanna Passer, Elbow Lake Bigirimana Patience,West Fargo, N.D. Suman Paudel, Moorhead Carmen Paulson, West Fargo, N.D. Ethan Paulson, Moorhead Julie Pavola, Moorhead Kalie Persson, Crookston Adam Petersen, Bowlus Shelby Pfingsten, Fargo, N.D. Jill Phillips, Fargo, N.D. Latrena Plunkett, Fargo, N.D. Zana Rasheed, Fargo, N.D. Donna Ray, Fargo, N.D. Nicole Reddy, Fargo, N.D. Nicole Rheault, Barnesville Casey Riedberger, Hawley Eva Rios, Fargo, N.D. April Ruprecht, Dilworth Saadaldeen Said, West Fargo, N.D. Heather Sanchez, Moorhead Teresa Scheel, Mahnomen Carley Scherweit, Wheatland, N.D. Tina Schmaltz, West Fargo, N.D. Mercedies Schmidt, Bemidji Melissa Schmitt, Fargo, N.D. Elizabeth Schmitz, West Fargo, N.D. Tiffany Sharff, Fargo, N.D. Jacob Shelley, Fargo, N.D. Tracy Shervheim, East Grand Forks Tracy Smedsrud, Fingal, N.D. James Sorum, Fargo, N.D. Emaan Sourjah, Fargo, N.D. Tara Splonskowski, Fargo, N.D. Amanda Steckler, Dickinson, N.D. Miranda Stengel, Moorhead Jason Stewart, Fargo, N.D. Jason Stewart, West Fargo, N.D. Tera Strickland, West Fargo, N.D. Michael Strutz, Warren Rachel Thompson, Fargo, N.D. Devika Timsina, Fargo, N.D. Nancy Ulmer, Fargo, N.D.

Wendy Ulve, Moorhead Kaycee Van Eps, Morris Tiffany Van Watermulen, Moorhead Jesus Vega, Moorhead Jesus Vega, Ada Tyler Voit, Dilworth Brittan Von Itter, Ada Jeremy Wade, Fargo, N.D. Alyssa Weisback, Fargo, N.D. Eric Witthoeft, Twin Brooks, S.D. Eman Yassin, Moorhead Paula Youngerman, Walhalla, N.D. Bennie Zionweh, Thief River Falls Abdirizak Zuber, Fargo, N.D.

Wadena Calvin Anderson, Hoffman Laura Cassady, Brainerd Huong Chann, St. Cloud David Elder, Duluth Dylan Ellingson, Dent Austin Gunderson, Rosemount Kyle Jensen, Underwood Nicholas Kleindl, Brainerd Lynnie Loucks, Pillager Jill Maciejny, Brainerd Deanna Mikkelson, Bertha Shannon Roering, Belgrade Jakki Sjobeck, Parkers Prairie Collin Voge, Cloquet

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