Ridgewater VP Inducted Into Honour Society

Many of our recent posts have highlighted the incredible achievements of our students.  This time around, we’re proud to recognize the academic achivements of a college administrator.  Betty Strehlow, Vice President of Academic and Student Affairs at Ridgewater College, has accepted membership in Golden Key International Honour Society.  Membership in Golden Key is a result…
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Now’s The Time To Register Kids For Annual Ridgewater Summer Camp

For a week each summer, kids in the Willmar and Hutchinson communities imagine, seek, and explore their opportunities and interests at the Ridgewater College Summer Camp.  This camp is four days of fun-filled adventure for youth entering fifth, sixth, seventh, and eighth grades.  Registration for this year’s camps are now available. The Hutchinson event will…
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Early Childhood Education Students Recognized By United Way

Students from Ridgewater’s Early Childhood Education program received the Top Volunteer Award last week by the United Way of West Central Minnesota.  The award, which was presented at the United Way’s Thank You Event on Friday, May 20, is in recognition of the work of Early Childhood Education students in developing curricula and activities for the Literacy…
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Minnesota State College Student Association Names Ridgewater’s Stone “Instructor Of The Year”

Ridgewater College faculty member Gayne Stone was named the 2011 Minnesota State College Student Association (MSCSA) Instructor of the Year.   The Instructor of the Year award is a true honor because the nominations come from students and the recipient is chosen by MSCSA student leadership. Stone was nominated for the award by Jordan Dettmann, Columba…
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Ridgewater Students Take Home Honors At National BPA Conference

Eight Ridgewater students competed at the May 5-8, 2011, National Leadership Conference of Business Professionals of America in Washington D.C. Competitions focus on knowledge and practical application of skills needed in business careers.  Participants receiving awards in the national competition include: Brianna Johnson (Willmar) 2nd place, Fundamental Accounting 3rd place, Fundamental Spreadsheet Applications Finalist, Integrated…
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