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  • Paul Denning, 68, BS ’71, classical languages, taught Latin at Sacred Heart for Girls in Chicago; taught Latin and ancient Greek at St. Ignatius Jesuit College, where he was Department chairman for 15 years; and taught Latin at St. Anne's Catholic School, Las Vegas. He lived in Las Vegas.  March 2017
  • Charles Frisch, 80, BS ’58, pharmacy, was a pharmacist at Foss Drug in Moorhead, Minnesota. He and his wife later opened Dakota Pharmacy in Hettinger, North Dakota, retiring in 2001. He lived in Fargo.  March 2017
  • Ardyn (Thurn) Mattson, 87, BS ’51, home economics education, taught at schools in Harvey and Beach, North Dakota. She also worked at the Badlands Ministry Bible Camp in Medora, North Dakota. She lived in Dickinson, North Dakota.  March 2017
  • June (Heisler) Heggeness, 95, BS ’42, arts and science, was president of the Long Beach Lawyers' Wives Club and an active volunteer for the PTA and Assistance League. She lived in Seal Beach, California. The family requests remembrances be sent to the Heggeness Family Scholarship at NDSU. March 2017
  • Phillip Stahlman, MS ’73, agronomy, retired after a 42-year career at Kansas State University. His research focused on weed management in winter wheat, corn, grain sorghum, soybeans and sunflowers. He wrote or co-wrote more than 100 referred journal articles, proceedings and book chapters, more than 500 scientific abstracts and citable research reports, several popular press articles and is a co-recipient of a U.S. patent. March 2017
  • Gregory Thompson, PE ’03, civil engineering, was the Houston Engineering team leader for the 4th Street South flood protection project in Fargo that received the Outstanding Engineering Award. Other NDSU alumni on the team included: Gabriel Bladow, BS ’06, civil engineering, Jacob Wognum, BS’ 12, civil engineering, Luke Beckermann, BS ’09, civil engineering, Bjorn Berg, BS ’12, civil engineering, and Randy Engelstad, BS ’04, civil engineering. March 2017
  • Benjamin Pederson, BS ’16, construction management, was hired as a project engineer for Kraus-Anderson Construction Co. in Bismarck, North Dakota. March 2017
  • Mitchell Krauter, BS ’14, finance, joined USDA Rural Development as a business program loan assistant in Bismarck, North Dakota. March 2017
  • Mary Laughlin, PhD ’16, rhetoric writing and culture, joined Cottey College, Nevada, Missouri, as an assistant professor of English. March 2017
  • Sara Frith, BA ’02, business administration, was promoted to vice president of customer relations for General Equipment and Supplies in Fargo. She has been with the company since 1994, March 2017



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