Sioux Falls Seminary Conferred Degrees to its 153rd Class on Saturday, May 21

Sioux Falls Seminary Conferred Degrees to its 153rd Class on Saturday, May 21

May 17, 2011

Sioux Falls Seminary graduated its 153rd class at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 21.

The seminary conferred the following degrees to the Class of 2011: Doctor of Ministry, Master of Divinity, Master of Arts in Marriage and Family Therapy, Master of Arts in Counseling, Master of Arts (Bible and Theology), and Graduate Certificate in Theological Studies.

Saturday's service included a full academic procession by the seminary's faculty and administration. Dr. Lee M. McDonald, President Emeritus and Professor of New Testament Studies at Acadia Divinity College in Wolfville, Nova Scotia, and President for the Institute for Biblical Research in Mesa, Arizona, delivered the commencement address titled "More than the Gospel."

Members of the Sioux Falls Seminary Class of 2011:

DOCTOR OF MINISTRY
VERLYN DALE BOONE, Hull, Iowa
RANDALL CRAIG TSCHETTER, Sioux Falls, South Dakota

MASTER OF DIVINITY
DUSTIN JAY BROUWER, Sioux Falls, South Dakota
DAVID M. CAMPBELL, Sioux Falls, South Dakota
JOEL STEPHEN FREDRIKSON, Hudson, Wisconsin
JENNA M. HOFF, Sioux Falls, South Dakota
ROBERT GLENN HORSTMAN, Inwood, Iowa
ELIZABETH LYNN LARSEN, Sioux Falls, South Dakota
GARRY DEAN NYENHUIS, Rock Rapids, Iowa
HANNAH RAE PRICE, Sioux Falls, South Dakota
ROGER STUART PRIESTLEY, Chicago, Illinois
DONALD J. REIFFENBERGER, Sioux Falls, South Dakota
MARI LYNN ROGERS, Sioux Falls, South Dakota
HENRY NEOWAY SCERE II, Monrouia, Liberia
ADAM NATHANIEL SIEFF, Ellsworth, Minnesota
AARON B. VAN'T HUL, Rock Valley, Iowa
JASON H. WIERSMA, Inwood, Iowa

MASTER OF ARTS
MITCHELL JEFFERY ALFSON (Bible and Theology), Blue Earth, Minnesota
CATHERINE JONE CRAIN (Bible and Theology), Sioux Falls, South Dakota
ANITA R. FLIER (Marriage and Family Therapy), Rock Rapids, Iowa
ASHLEY JOY FRISINGER (Marriage and Family Therapy), Fargo, North Dakota
SARA ELIZABETH KUEHLER (Counseling), Crofton, Nebraska
EMILY ANN LEARING (Marriage and Family Therapy), Sioux Falls, South Dakota
JOSHUA WADE MEENDERING (Marriage and Family Therapy), Sioux Falls, South Dakota
ROBERT ALLEN SMITH (Bible and Theology), Sioux Falls, South Dakota

GRADUATE CERTIFICATE IN THEOLOGICAL STUDIES
MADELYN HANSEN, Lakefield, Minnesota