Marshall Independent, 27 Aug 2016 00:09:38 EDTSat, 27 Aug 2016 00:09:38 EDT briefs for Aug. 24 wins religious education scholarship Georgia Rabaey of Marshall won a Religious Education Assistance Award from the Catholic Order of Foresters. Rabaey is a member of local court St. Eloi 1081, Ghen.Wed, 24 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTSMSU briefs for Aug. 17 receives funding to help paraprofessionals earn special education degree Southwest Minnesota State University has received legislative funding to help solve the acute shortage of special education teachers in rural Minnesota.Wed, 17 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTCampus notes for Aug. 17 graduates from San Jose State with MSW degree Michael Bloch, the son of Gerald and Kathy Bloch of rural Slayton, graduated in May from San Jose State University in San Jose, Calif., with his master's of social work degree.Wed, 17 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTSMSU Briefs for Aug. 10 announces dean's list for fall semester 2015 Southwest Minnesota State University announced the names of students honored for academic achievement during the fall 2015 semester of study.Wed, 10 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTCampus notes for Aug. 10 students graduate from Drake University The following students graduated from Drake University.Wed, 10 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDT