NEVADA, MO---Elisha Wawrzyniak, daughter of Renee Berens of Mason, Texas, and Nick Wawrzyniak of Skidmore, Missouri, has been placed on the Dean's List for her scholastic performance at Cottey College during the fall 2008 semester. In order to be on the Dean's List, the student's grade point average must be between a 3.50 and 3.74 on a 4.0 scale, with a minimum of 12 credit hours completed.
Cottey College is a two-year, independent, liberal arts and sciences college for women located in Nevada, Missouri, 100 miles south of Kansas City. The College's residential student capacity is 350, and the typical student body is composed of young women from 40 states and 14 countries. After completing two years of their education at Cottey they transfer to colleges and universities across the world.
Cottey is owned and supported by the P.E.O. Sisterhood, a philanthropic educational organization of approximately 250,000 members. Cottey is the only nonsectarian college in the nation owned and supported by women for women.