Class Notes Honors
Doug Huff, St. Peter, Minn., is a winner of the 2009 Mario Fratti-Fred Newman Political Playwriting Contest for his play, "A Far Shore."
Nola (Loge) Smith, Arlington, Wash., was named 2008-09 Teacher of the Year at Academy Northwest/Family Academy.
Denis Mudderman, Rochert, Minn., received the President's Call to Service Award for his volunteer work at Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge.
Craig Flaagan, Fargo, N.D., was inducted into the North Dakota Amateur Softball Association Hall of Fame.
Dave Ertl, North Branch, Minn., received the Administration Support Award from the Minnesota Technology Education Association.
Karin Schoen Wasler, Los Angeles, won three Telly Awards for the short film "Wintertalk," which she produced.
Derrick Gronewold, Wichita, Kan., received the Mary Jane Teall Theatre Educator of the Year Award.
Ann (Schroeder) Taylor, Crawfordsville, Ind., was named the inaugural William J. and Wilma M. Haines Professor in Biochemistry at Wabash College.
Allison Buivid, Shoreview, Minn., won the University Vocal Competition at the Classical Singer convention; she received a scholarship to attend the American Institute of Musical Studies in Graz, Austria.