Hinkel performs

Wheaton College student Ethan Hinkel, of Minot, performed in the fall 2017 Concert Choir concert, "Singing the Reformation: The Hymns of Luther and Praetorius," of the Illinois college.

Hinkel sang bass.

Carlos inducted

Dakota College at Bottineau students were inducted into the school’s Beta Rho Eta Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa, a national honor society for two-year colleges.

Meghan Carlos, Minot, is among the new members.

Criteria for membership includes outstanding academic performance, significant service to community and demonstration of exceptional leadership skills.

API scholarships

Williston State College students Jennifer Householder and Trevor Smith received $1,000 scholarships from the Williston Basin Chapter of API on Oct. 2.

Petroleum and welding department instructors at WSC selected students who might need these additional scholarship dollars to help complete the second year of their degree.

Both students expect to graduate this spring with associate of applied science degrees.

Media awards

Bismarck State College mass communications students received several awards at the College Media Association/Associated Collegiate Press national fall convention in Dallas.

In the Pinnacle Awards for organizations, BSC’s The MYX placed first as Two-Year Radio Station of the Year. MystiCast took second place as Two-Year TV Station of the Year. Figments of Imagination, the BSC literary arts magazine, placed third in the Two-Year Literary Magazine of the Year category.

Pinnacle Awards contest is open to student work produced for any college media organization during an academic year.

The MYX, MystiCast and Figments of Imagination can be accessed online at bscmysticmedia.com.

The faculty advisers of each are Cole Bernhardt, Dustin Anderson and Kimberly Crowley, respectively.