Mount Mercy University; Iowa Wesleyan University

Mount Mercy University

CEDAR RAPIDS ? Michaela Anderson, of Fairfield, graduated from Mount Mercy University in May.

Anderson earned a Bachelor of Science.

A commencement ceremony was held May 20 at the U.S. Cellular Center in Cedar Rapids.


Iowa Wesleyan University

MOUNT PLEASANT ? Grace Thomas, of Mount Sterling, was named to the Iowa Wesleyan University Spring 2018 Dean?s List.

Thomas is majoring in exercise science and wellness.

Thomas was among more than 140 students named to the university?s dean?s list. Criteria to be a part of the dean?s list include degree-seeking students taking 12 or more hours per semester with a grade-point average of 3.5 or higher.

Dean?s list students may graduate ?with honor? indicated by ?cum laude? on their diploma with an overall career cumulative grade-point average of 3.50-3.74. Graduates receive ?magna cum laude for overall cumulative of 3.75-3.89. ?Summa cum laude? represents those students who overall cumulative GPA is 3.90-4.00 for all coursework.