Student News

Student awarded scholarship

Daniel Kilkelly of Stillwater was awarded a $1,000 Minnesota Grocers Association Foundation Scholarship recently.
Kilkelly’s father, Mark Kilkelly, has worked for Cub Foods for 29 years. Daniel Kilkelly will use the scholarship to attend Southwest Minnesota State University in Marshall.
The Minnesota Grocers Association Foundation awarded $25,000 in scholarhips to employees or children of employees. This year, the foundation recieved 482 applications from 66 companies and 25 scholarships were awarded.

STA recognizes Valley students

MENDOTA HEIGHTS — Several St. Croix Valley students attending St. Thomas Academy received awards and honors at the school’s commencement ceremony earlier this month at the Cathedral of St. Paul.
Kevin Riehm, of Stillwater, received the F. John Campbell Mathematics Award. He also received a Senior Eagle Award, which is given to student with a GPA of 3.67 or higher. Other area students receiving this award were Philip Allessi, of Stillwater, Scott Becker, of Hudson, Wis., and Alexander Noel of Stillwater.
Freshman Cadet Vincent Wren of West Lakeland Township was presented a Faculty Award for displaying the greatest degree of citizenship, diligence, courtesy, reliability and leadership.
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