MSU students named to Who's Who

The 2013 edition of Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges will include the names of six students from Mayville State University, Mayville, N.D., who have been selected as national outstanding campus leaders.

The Student Affairs Committee at Mayville State is responsible for coordinating the selection of students for this recognition. Selection is based on the students’ academic achievement, service to the community, leadership in extracurricular activities, and potential for continued success. These Mayville State students will join an elite group of students from more than 2,000 institutions of higher learning across the country. 

Students named to Who’s Who this year from Mayville State University are:

Todd Olson, Grand Forks, N.D., completed the requirements for a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration in December of 2012. Todd was a dean’s list student and scholarship recipient. He was named a Mayville State Student of the Year and received Academic All-Conference and Academic All-American honors in football. Olson was active on campus as a member of the Business Administration Club and Collegiate DECA. His parents are Mike and Nanci Olson.

Tina Nygard is a senior from Edinburg, N.D. She is pursuing majors in English and social science and a minor in library science. Tina is a dean’s list student and scholarship recipient who has been an active member of the MSU Concert Choir, Alpha Phi Sigma, Multi-cultural Club, Student Senate, and Peer Leaders. Her parents are Wayne and Elin Nygard.

Stephanie Genereux, Crookston, Minn., earned a Bachelor of Science in Education degree at the conclusion of the fall semester of 2012. She completed a major in elementary education and minors in early childhood and special education generalist. Stephanie was a dean’s list student and scholarship recipient. She was active on campus as a member and officer with the Student Education Association, Student Activities Council, Student Senate, Newman Club, and MSU Concert Band and Choir. Her parents are David and Linnea Genereux.

Jay Dyck, Calgary, Alberta, completed the requirements for a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration at the end of the fall semester of 2012. He earned specializations in marketing and real estate. He was a dean’s list student and scholarship recipient, and received Academic All-Conference and Academic All-American honors in football as well. Jay was an active member of Collegiate DECA and participated as a tutor and staff member of the student newspaper. He was named a Mayville State University Student of the Year in 2013. Pat and Dan Dyck are his parents.

Eric Domier, Mayville, N.D., earned a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration at the end of the spring semester of 2013. He completed specializations in banking, finance, and real estate. Eric was a dean’s list student and recipient of numerous scholarships, and he was active as a member and award-winner in Collegiate DECA. He was a member of the MSU Concert Band, and was named a Mayville State Student of the Year in 2013. Eric is the son of Lowell and Deb Domier.

Elizabeth Cakebread is a senior who is pursuing majors in mathematics education and chemistry education, as well as a physical science education minor and endorsements in middle school mathematics and science. She is a dean’s list student and scholarship recipient, and is active in numerous campus clubs and organizations, including Student Education Association, MSU Concert Band and Stage Band, MSU Concert Choir, Alpha Phi Sigma, Student Activities Council, Campus Crusade, MSU Theater, Science Club, Peer Leaders, Residence Hall Association, the MSU student newspaper, and Student Senate. She was named a Mayville State student of the year in 2013. Elizabeth is the daughter o Ron and Julie Cakebread of Shelly, Minn.