MEDORA CAR SHOW The 32nd annual Medora Car Show will be Saturday in Medora. The public may view the vehicles from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. MDT.
Anyone wishing to show a vehicle in any of the 20 difference classes through 1984, including customs, and the modern collectible class (1985-2009), should call 225-8851 or 225-8149 to preregister or register on the show grounds Saturday. The first-place winners from last year's show will be on display in the community building along with a special exhibit, a 1922 Hispano-Suiza Tourer.
The Medora Car Show is sponsored by the Dakota Western Auto Club of Dickinson.
CLIMATE CONFERENCE Rep. Earl Pomeroy, D-N.D., will speak at the International Climate Stewardship Solutions Conference June 29-30 in the Bismarck Civic Center.
The conference is open to anyone interested in the technologies necessary to transition to a low-carbon economy in response to climate change.
Specific topics include clean coal technologies; the experiences and best practices of other countries in the areas of energy efficiency, renewable energy, sustainable design and building; agriculture as part of North Dakota's response to climate change; and stewardship that supports job creation and economic opportunity while protecting the environment for future generations.
For more information, go online to (www.climatestewardshipsolutions.org) or call 647-2532.
DEMOCRATIC WOMEN'S EVENT The Minot Democratic Women's Recognition Banquet will be June 30 in the Vegas Motel, Minot. The social starts at 6:30 p.m., dinner will be at 7 p.m. and awards will be presented after dinner. Several Minot area women will be recognized for their service to the Democratic-NPL. For more information and to reserve tickets, contact Lynette Wold at 838-3421.
SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENT Adam Jorde, Cando, is among the 84 students selected to receive arts scholarships at Augustana College in Sioux Falls, S.D. He and about 180 students from around the country auditioned for three types of scholarships, Pro Musica, Pro Dramatis and Pro Artis. Jorde will receive a Pro Musica Scholarship.
COLLEGE GRADUATES Area students have graduated from their college or university.
Margaret O'Brien, Minot, graduated May 23 from Marist College, Poughkeepsie, N.Y. She received a master's in business administration degree.
Area students receiving degrees from Southwestern College during commencement exercises held May 10 in Sonner Stadium, Winfield, Kan., were: Tara Jones, Minot, high honors, bachelor of science degree, and Jonali Derry, high honors, bachelor of science, Joshua Hobson, bachelor of science, and Robert Holbrook, highest honors, bachelor of science, all Minot Air Force Base.
Andrew Hale, Minot, received a bachelor of business administration degree from Gonzaga University, Spokane, Wash., during May 10 commencement ceremonies.
COLLEGE HONOR ROLLS Area students were recognized for academic achievement during spring term at their college or university.
Ryan Wissink, Rugby, was included in the Dean's List at Northwestern College, St. Paul, Minn. The dean's list includes full-time students with a semester grade point average of 3.65 or higher. He was among students with grade point averages from 3.90 to 4.0,
Kayla Fjeldahl, Des Lacs, was named to the Dean's List at Iowa State University, Ames. She earned a grade point average of at least 3.50 while carrying a minimum of 12 credit hours of graded course work.
Compiled by Marsha Streitz