Local students named to Augustana dean’s list

Nine hundred thirty-nine students have been named to the spring term dean’s list at Augustana College for the 2008-2009 academic year. Students receiving this honor have earned a minimum grade point average of 3.5 (on a 4.0 scale) for courses taken during the 2009 spring term.

Local students earning the honor include Matthew Bowman (Elburn; art history), Tara Czepiel (Sugar Grove; biology and Spanish) and Patrick Manser (Elburn; general studies).

Founded in 1860 and situated on a 115-acre campus near the Mississippi River, Augustana College is a private liberal arts institution affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA).