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Local student named to Jamestown College Homecoming Court

Front Row L to R: Stacey Nygaard, Edmore, N.D.; Emily Becker, Bismarck; Kodee Cloninger, Bozeman, Mont.; Queen Corrissa Schottmuller, Eveleth, Minn.; Kendra Leidholm, Hillsboro, N.D.; Tricia McCann Schmit, Verona, N.D. Back row: Sawley Wilde, Gillette, Wyo.; Lee Tafelmeyer, Cooperstown, N.D.; Steven Barthel, Watertown, Minn.; Devin Silbernagel, Perham, Minn.; Nate Nygard, Fargo; King Brad Wolbert, Milaca, Minn.

Jamestown College senior Devin Silbernagel, Perham, was named to the 2010 Homecoming Court.

Silbernagel, the son of Thomas and Lisa Silbernagel, is majoring in elementary education and has been active in Student North Dakota Education Association. He has been named to the Dean's List for academic achievement and also received the Clyde R. Travis Award last spring. The award is presented to a junior showing great promise in the field of education.

Jamestown College Homecoming took place September 27 to October 2. Festivities included a street fair, concerts, student activities and athletic events.

Established in 1883, Jamestown College is a private, liberal arts four-year college granting Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, and Bachelor of Science in nursing degrees as well as master's degrees in education. Jamestown College offers more than 40 areas of study. With the Jamestown College Journey to Success, emphasis is placed not only on preparing students academically in their chosen areas of study, but also on preparing students through an experience that is student-centered and integrates the liberal arts with sound professional programs. The Journey includes a four-year graduation guarantee and a guaranteed internship. For the fourth consecutive year, Jamestown College is a Top Tier college in North Dakota as ranked by U.S. News & World Report. Jamestown College has also been named a Best Midwestern College by the Princeton Review.