Darrell Donahue, chair of the Department of Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering at the Michigan State University College of Engineering, presented the award to John W. Larkin. (submitted photo)
The annual Michigan State University College of Engineering Alumni Awards banquet honored eight distinguished alumni whose significant accomplishments reflect positively on Michigan State University and the College of Engineering.
Roseville Area High School football players helped the Rotary Club of Roseville unload food donations from United States Postal Service mail trucks on May 14 as a part of the postal service’s “Stamp Out Hunger” campaign.
Roseville Police Lt. Lorne Rosand and Officer Tom Pitzel presented a wreath May 12 at the Suburban Ramsey County Law Enforcement Memorial Ceremony at St. Paul Hmong Alliance Church in Maplewood for the Roseville officers killed in the line of duty. The children of Officer Howard Johnson, who was killed by a bank robbery suspect in 1972, can be seen at right. “They show up every year” for the ceremony, Rosand said. (Linda Baumeister/Review)
Slain Roseville officers remembered
National Police Week was May 15-21 — President John F. Kennedy designated May 15 as Peace Officers Memorial Day and the week surrounding that date as Police Week in 1962.
Annie Vasterling, a senior biology and forensic investigation major at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville and a 2012 Roseville Area High School graduate, was honored for her involvement on campus at the Student Leadership Awa
Livanda Asplund with one of her students, Catherine Link. (submitted photo)
Falcon Heights resident Livanda Asplund, a math and computer science teacher at Visitation School in Mendota Heights, won the 2016 Aspirations in Computing Educator Award from the National Center for Women and Information Technolo
Minnesotans and Sri Lankans took a boat ride down the Mississippi — Debbie Romero, Gihan Dalpethado, Ted Johnson, Champa Perera, Lexie Griffiths, Thyani De Silva, Erica Anderson and Ajith Herath, among others, were along for the ride. (courtesy of Gayland Bender)
Roseville Area Schools and Roseville Rotary recently teamed up to welcome four Sri Lankan teachers for a two-week long stay in town through the Rotary Educator Exchange Program.