Mandan News

Harm named to All-North Dakota Academic Team

Breann Harm, of Mandan, was recently one of 12 community college students who have been named to the 2013 All-North Dakota Academic Team, which recognizes the academic achievements of community college students.

Harm is currently enrolled at Bismarck State College, The students were honored at a dinner and awards ceremony Thursday, March 7, at Bismarck State College.

Nominations are based on outstanding academic performance and service to the college and community. Each member of the North Dakota team received a certificate of congratulations from Gov. Dalrymple, an award certificate, a medallion and a monetary award.

“These students are outstanding examples of academic achievement and community involvement,” said Hamid A. Shirvani, chancellor of the North Dakota University System. “Being named to the All-North Dakota Academic Team is a significant accomplishment, one that both the students and their colleges can be proud of. Clearly, students who attend North Dakota’s community colleges are well prepared to meet the evolving demands of the workforce or continue on for additional education.”