College Scholarship Fundraising Event Jan. 31

Six Public Openings in MN Master Naturalist Volunteer Training at College

Anoka-Ramsey theater production selected for Kennedy Center Midwest regional competition

Las Hermanas Padilla at Anoka-Ramsey, Jan. 16 and 17

Ceramics fundraisers; public gets opportunity for one-of-a-kind art May 6

Be a Life Saver: College Offers Free Suicide Prevention Workshop April 16

Public Invited to 8th Annual Student Fine Arts Portfolio Exhibit Opening April 3

Join the fun: The IT Girl hits college stage April 18-26

Anoka-Ramsey Community College Students Enter Digital Age with Launch of New Web Site

College gears up undergraduate research opportunities to enrich learning, advance scientific knowledge

Two students named to All-Minnesota Academic Team

Students, community members improve natural habitats through MN Master Naturalist Program

Ramsey Lions Club Presents $25,000 to College Foundation

College Nursing instructor named an Educator of the Year

Lake Wobegon® Brass Band supports College Music program and plays on

Sponsors for scholarship event needed to change lives

College faculty member publishes first chapbook, Blood Ties

Three faculty members named 2014 Outstanding Educators by Minnesota State Colleges and Universities

College Music Faculty Offer Free, Public Recital Feb. 7

College Art Faculty Offer Free, Public Talks about Craft

Can’t get a job? Get inspired by someone who got 50 jobs in 50 weeks April 29

27th Annual Minnesota Writer Program Welcomes Award-Winning Author Cary J. Griffith Feb. 13

College hosts 2014 One Book Cambridge Community-Wide Reading program May 8

Master falconer visit huge success

College Now Offers Pharmacy Technician Degree at Cambridge Campus

Faculty Members Recognized with 2014 State Arts Grants

College’s Free Candlelight Ski Event Set for Feb. 1

College student finds the know-how to empower survivors of human

Cast Announced for Upcoming Production of The IT Girl

College Scenic Designer Honored by Kennedy Center Theatre Festival Recognition

College women’s and men’s basketball teams make history: both teams win regional championships, advance to nationals

Two Rivers Reading Series Hosts Graphic Novelist Tyler Page April 8

College Announces Cast for Upcoming Production of And Then There Were None

College STEM Chicks encourage girls’ interest in science, technology, engineering and math

Scholarship Fundraising Event Breaks Record in Attendance and Profit

Science Night: Peregrine Falcon – Fastest Member of the Animal Kingdom, Feb. 25

Two Anoka-Ramsey Community College students named to All-Minnesota Academic Team

May 06, 2014

Avery O’Brien and Kristina Reiling, both students at Anoka-Ramsey Community College, have been named to the All-Minnesota Academic Team.

O’Brien and Reiling were among the state’s 43 nominees for the All-USA Academic Team for Community, Technical and Junior College Students, a program sponsored annually by Phi Theta Kappa, the honor society for two-year colleges, USA Today and the American Association of Community Colleges.

O’Brien grew up in the Minneapolis metropolitan area and was raised primarily by his mother, though he also spent time with his father, who lived out of state. Close to his maternal grandfather, he has been helping him for a few years with various physical needs. O’Brien also spends time with and helps his two younger brothers, as well as working part-time and attending college full time. He plans to earn a bachelor’s degree in accounting. “In summary, I get excited thinking of my future and look forward to the next steps of my life,” he said. 

Reiling, who earned her associate of arts degree from Anoka-Ramsey in 2012, is currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Nursing. She has been active on the Cambridge campus by participating in the Honors Scholar Program, the Student Nurses Association and Phi Theta Kappa. She held various roles in the Phi Theta Kappa chapter and currently represents the college as the regional president of Minn-Kota Region of Phi Theta Kappa. She enjoys spending time with her family, especially her six-year-old daughter, horseback riding and downhill skiing.

Nominees were selected based on biographical information, letters of recommendation, academic performance, demonstration of leadership, and campus and community service. Applicants also wrote an essay describing a specific educational experience while attending a two-year college that has transformed the student’s thinking about learning or the future.

More than 200 people including students, college faculty and staff from higher education institutions from around the state and higher education dignitaries attended a recent recognition event for the All-Minnesota Academic Team.

Sponsored by the Minn-Wi-Kota Region of Phi Theta Kappa, participating colleges and the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities, the All-Minnesota Academic Team was introduced nearly 20 years ago to honor two-year college students for their leadership, academic achievement, and community and college service.

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Kristina Reiling (left) and Avery O’Brien, both students at Anoka-Ramsey Community College, were recently named to the All-Minnesota Academic Team.

 Avery O'Brien