College graduation: Ellie Rempel, |

College graduation: Ellie Rempel,

Ellie Rempel, daughter of Karen and Peter Rempel of Grand Lake, graduated from Cottey College in Nevada, Mo. on Sunday, May 18, 2008, with an Associate in Arts degree. She majored in English with a Creative Writing emphasis. She was on the President’s List for her scholastic performance during the spring 2008 semester.

Rempel will be attending Florence University of the Arts in Italy this fall, along with Katie Kuriyama. In the spring, she will return to the United States to continue studies at Stephens College in Columbia, Mo.