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Dec 14, 2012 - From staff reports
Lander resident graduates
Stephen Hickner of Lander was among the 2,600 students who graduated from Wayne State University this semester. The university's winter commencement ceremonies were Saturday, Dec. 8.
Hickner received a master's degree in physiology.
Founded in 1868, Wayne State University is Michigan's only urban research institution offering more than 370 academic programs through 13 schools and colleges to nearly 29,000 students. Wayne State boasts the most diverse student body among Michigan's public universities. Its students represent every U.S. state and more than 65 countries.
Arnold promoted to specialist
Ethan Arnold of Riverton was promoted to specialist in the Wyoming Army National Guard recently.
Arnold is a supply specialist in Headquarters and Headquarters Battery, 2nd Battalion, 300th Field Artillery, based in Sheridan. He has been a member of the Wyoming Army National Guard for one year.
Arnold is also employed by the Wyoming Army National Guard as a recruiter assistant in Lander.
Dubois resident makes dean's list
Sarah Beecham of Dubois has been named to the dean's list at the Savannah College of Art and Design for fall 2012. Full-time undergraduate students who earn a grade point average of 3.5 or above for the quarter receive recognition on the dean's list.
The Savannah College of Art and Design is a private, nonprofit, accredited institution conferring bachelor's and master's degrees at distinctive locations and online to prepare talented students for professional careers.
SCAD offers degrees in more than 40 areas of study, as well as minors in nearly 60 disciplines in Savannah, Ga., and Atlanta, Ga.; in Hong Kong; in Lacoste, France; and online through SCAD eLearning.
SCAD has more than 20,000 alumni and offers an exceptional education and unparalleled career preparation.