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Local students earn college degrees

Published: Monday, July 28, 2014 6:19 p.m. CDT

Messiah College

Abigail Roberts of DeKalb graduated from Messiah College at the spring 2014 commencement with a degree in criminal justice.

Augustana College

The following local students graduated from Augustana College at the spring 2014 commencement. Field of study is indicated in parentheses.

Sycamore: Gail Anderson (music education, music performance), Stephanie Huber (biology), Lisa Stueber (communication sciences and disorders).

Big Rock: Jessica Leifheit (pre-medicine, biology).

Kingston: Liana Beauchamp (pre-medicine, biology), Hailee DeWild (biology), Chloe Vassmer (music education).

DeKalb: Jennifer Evans (French, accounting).

Clare: Briana Henke (biology).

Luther College

Nicole Billips of DeKalb graduated from Luther College at the spring 2014 commencement. She graduated magna cum laude with a degree in art.

Southern Illinois

University

Matthew Andree graduated from Southern Illinois University on May 10 with a bachelor’s degree in foreign language and international trade (Japanese).

University of

Massachusetts-Lowell

Sarah Klein of DeKalb graduated from the University of Massachusetts-Lowell on May 17 with a bachelor’s degree in psychology.

Bradley University

The following Sycamore residents graduated from Bradley University on May 17:

Megan Paige Hickey (summa cum laude), Rachel Nicole McFatridge, and Erin M. Westerby (summa cum laude).

University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point

Shea J. Quinn of Sycamore graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point at the spring 2014 commencement with a bachelor’s degree in biology.

North Central College

Gabrielle Klenke of DeKalb received her bachelor’s degree from North Central College at the spring 2014 commencement.

University of Wisconsin-Plattevile

Ace McCarty of Genoa graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Platteville at the spring 2014 commencement with a bachelor’s degree in business administration.

Grove City College

Anthony Ritchie of Big Rock graduated from Grove City College in the spring 2014 commencement with a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering.

Drake University

Nolan McGowan of DeKalb graduated from Drake University in the spring 2014 commencement with a juris doctor from the school of law.

Rockford University

Shawn Mangers of Shabbona, Amie Scholl of Maple Park, and Scott Suchy of Sycamore graduated from Rockford University in the spring 2014 commencement.

Parkland College

Tyler Olson of DeKalb graduated from Parkland College in Champaign at the spring 2014 commencement.

University of Wisconsin-Whitewater

The following students graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater in the spring 2014 commencement:

Brandon Robinson and Alex Schultz of Sycamore; Alyssa Camodeca of Hampshire; and Shelby Hicks, Cara Sisler, and Jillian Markham of DeKalb.

Robinson graduated summa cum laude. Schultz graduated magna cum laude. Hicks, Sisler, and Markham graduated cum laude.

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