Briefs for March 14

Daschle named

to dean's list

Steamboat springs

Cadet Michael Daschle, the son of Dave and Cheri Daschle of Steamboat Springs, was named to the dean's list at the U.S. Military Academy in West Point, N.Y.

Daschle is concentrating his studies in philosophy and plans to graduate in May, after which he will be commissioned as a second lieutenant in the Army.

Leigh Butler named

to dean's list

Shannon Leigh Butler, a 2002 graduate of Steamboat Springs High School, was named to the dean's list for the College of Liberal Arts at Colorado State University. Shannon's "superior academic performance" places her "among the most academically successful students" at the university, according to a letter from Heather Hardy, dean of the school's College of Liberal Arts.

Rossi joins National Auctioneers Association

Yampa resident Tommy J. Rossi recently joined the National Auctioneers Association, an international trade association of more than 7,000 auctioneers based in Overland Park, Kan. Rossi, whose office is in Yampa, specializes in the sale of livestock, equine, farms and ranches, antiques, heavy equipment, estates and charity. Rossi recently graduated from Western College of Auctioneering in Billings, Mont.

Documentary of blind climber to be shown

"Farther than the Eye Can See," a documentary of blind Colorado climber Erik Weihenmayer's ascent of Mount Everest, will be shown at 6:30 p.m. Monday in the Steamboat Springs High School theater. Jeff Evans, Weihenmayer's guide on the historic ascent, will be at the school to introduce the film and share his experiences from the climb. Tickets are $3 for adults and $2 for students and children. Tickets are available at the door beginning at 5 p.m.

Call 879-1562.

Shannon Leigh Butler, a 2002 graduate of Steamboat Springs High School, was named to the dean's list for the College of Liberal Arts at Colorado State University. Shannon's "superior academic performance" places her "among the most academically successful students" at the university, according to a letter from Heather Hardy, dean of the school's College of Liberal Arts.

RUN WITH PHOTO (I put this mug in the ed. folder several weeks ago. Where is it?!?!?!) Yampa resident Tommy J. Rossi recently joined the National Auctioneers Association, an international trade association of more than 7,000 auctioneers based in Overland Park, Kan. Rossi, whose office is located in Yampa, specializes in the sale of livestock, equine, farms and ranches, antiques, heavy equipment, estates and charity. Rossi recently graduated from Western College of Auctioneering in Billings, Mont.

Steamboat Springs High School hosts the Career and Educational Expo from 1 to 5 p.m. Monday in the high school commons area. Representatives from about 20 community colleges, trade and technical schools and educational institutions from Colorado and Wyoming will be present to talk to students and parents. For a list of institutions participating, call Gayle Dudley at 871-3641.

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