KIRKSVILLE, Mo. — Sarah DeWolf of Pella graduated as valedictorian from Truman State University during commencement ceremonies on May 11.

A double major, DeWolf earned Bachelor of Arts degrees in English and biology.

Founded in 1867, Truman is Missouri’s public liberal arts and sciences university. U.S. News & World Report has rated Truman as the No. 1 public university in the Midwest region for 22 consecutive years, and Washington Monthly ranked Truman as the No. 7 master’s university in the nation.