BROOKINGS, S.D. ñ Taryn Godbersen of Marcus was awarded the Yellow and Blue Scholarship for the 2010-2011 academic year at South Dakota State University.
Godbersen is a sophomore majoring in nursing at SDSU, the daughter of Jim and Bette Godbersen and is a 2009 graduate of the Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn High School. Founded in 1881, SDSU is the state's largest, most comprehensive university. Ranked by the Carnegie Foundation as the number one research institution in S.D., SDSU offers more than 200 academic programs to students on the main campus in Brookings and at sites across the state.