Celebrations: Aug. 25

Aug. 23, 2011


Lara Krogmann and Brandon Cox of Mesa, Ariz., are the parents of Breighlyn Narie Cox, born March 25, 2011. She was 6 pounds, 6 ounces, and 19 inches long. Grandparents are Jeffrey and Carol Krogmann of New Berlin and Jerry Cox and Leslie (Ken) Theising of La Crosse. Great-grandparents are Vi Wagner of Owen, Ella (Bill) Little of Stoddard, and Fritz and Barb Kern of Sturgeon Bay.

Sarah and Kevin Hanson of River Falls are the parents of Magdalene Rosalee Hanson, born July 28, 2011. She weighed 8 pounds, 6 ounces, and was 20 inches long. She joins siblings Noah, 5, and Greta, 3. Grandparents are Jack and Rosalee Keser of New Berlin and Marge Hanson of Eden Prairie, Minn.


Rachel Siobhan Rypel of New Berlin earned her doctorate in pharmacy with distinction from the University of Iowa in Iowa City in May.

Troy McBrair of New Berlin earned his bachelor's degree in business management from Virginia Polytechnic Institute in Blacksburg in May.

The following graduates earned degrees online from Kaplan University in August: from Muskego, Katie Kiel, master's degree in teacher education; and from New Berlin, Paletti Kester, associate degree in accounting, Aretha Hammonds, associate degree in health sciences, and Carrie Bock, master's degree in business administration.

The following students made the spring semester dean's list at Marquette University in Milwaukee: from Muskego, Lauryn Berry, Lisa Betlej, Joseph Curry, Christina Dimiceli, Alexander Drifke, Laura Horan, Jake Jacomet, Kristin Kallio and Kelly Martin; and from New Berlin, Mary Amundson, Camille Cullinan, Megan Du Pont, Michael Erato, Katherine Formanek, David Grebe, Zahra Ismail, Brianne Jaskulski, Cassandra Jaskulski, Amanda Kluck, Robert Love, Melissa Malloy, Cassandra North, Amy Olson, Amanda Pohle, Rebecca Prill, Heidi Reichert, Kathleen Ropella, Kristin Scalzo, Katherine Schober, Erin Skupien, Andrew Strandt, Nicole Swiecichowski, Nicole Thompson, Lacey Van Syckle, Alyssa Voboril and Marcus Werner.

Jessica Gjerde of Muskego and Melissa Bednarski of New Berlin made the spring semester dean's list at Upper Iowa University in Fayette, Iowa.

Rachel Osiecki of New Berlin made the spring semester dean's list at the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities.

Dayton Young of Muskego made the academic year dean's list at Lake Forest College in Illinois.

Alex York of Muskego made the spring semester dean's list at Lawrence University in Appleton.

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