GALESBURG, IL — Zhidan Niu of Plainfield has been named to the Dean's List of distinguished students for the 2021 Winter Term at Knox College, a liberal arts college in Galesburg, IL. To be named to the Dean's List, a student must have earned at least 2.5 credits in the term, with a grade point average of 3.6 or better (on a 4.0 scale).

Niu's major is Undecided at Knox.

Founded in 1837, Knox College enrolls students from nearly every state and more than 50 countries, and is one of the 40 Colleges That Change Lives. Knox's "Old Main" is a National Historic Landmark and the only building remaining from the 1858 Lincoln-Douglas debates.