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Area students receive degrees from BVU

Published: Friday, June 27, 2014 10:56 a.m. CST

STORM LAKE — The following area individuals were among 699 students who received a degree from Buena Vista University at its commencement ceremonies on Saturday, May 24:

Mark Koons of Newton graduated with a bachelor of arts degree in history, secondary education. Koons attended Buena Vista University’s Graduate & Professional Studies location in Newton.

Zachary Miller of Newton graduated with a bachelor of arts degree in distributive-technology management. Miller attended Buena Vista University’s Graduate & Professional Studies location in Newton.

Brooke Berkey of Colfax graduated magna cum laude with a bachelor of science degree in biology.

Beatrice Biedenfeld of Colfax graduated with a bachelor of arts degree in management.

Holly Humes of Reasnor graduated summa cum laude with a bachelor of arts degree in educational studies. Humes attended Buena Vista University’s Graduate & Professional Studies location in Newton.

Buena Vista University’s main campus in Storm Lake, was founded in 1891.

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