Updated: March 14, 2014 8:31AM
Here is a look at what Southlanders in the SouthtownStar’s Central region are accomplishing in college.
News include Tinley Park, Orland Park, Homer Glen, New Lenox, Mokena, Frankfort, Lockport, Crestwood, Oak Forest, Midlothian and Manhattan.
Several area students were named to the fall dean’s list at Marquette University in Milwaukee. They include:
Tinley Park — Scott Lichner, Eric Szczesniewski, Amanda Goeppner, Tyler Sucharzewski, Kyle Duckworth, Casey Houlihan, Kathlene Bothwell and Kathleen McGrath.
Orland Park — Brett McGowan, Joseph Rehfus, Taylor Wenzel, Conor Wierus, Daniel Korpics, Nicole Kujawa, David Lewandowski, Brendan McGovern, Kelly Dillon, Cassidy Bannon, Margaret Kwak, Rachel McKane, Lorianne Schumacher, Rachel Allen, Nicole Germino, Erin Shea, Patrick Garrett, Christina D’Astice and Amanda D’Astice.
Homer Glen — Samuel Traverso and Brad McDermid.
New Lenox — Dominic Delia, Kelsey Kalemba, Victoria McNichols, Dino DeSalvo, Alec Posewick, Amanda McDonald and Abigail Richmond.
Mokena — Erich Eichwald, Steven Walczak, Margaret Wojtulewicz and Nicolette Perry.
Frankfort — Margaret Brtis, Lenaya Thomas and Mackenzie Innis.
Lockport — Abbey Valentine.
Tennessee State University
Crestwood resident Jasmine Short, majoring in communication, was named to the fall dean’s list at Tennessee State University in Nashville.
Chris Powell, of Oak Forest, is a member of the men’s track and field team at Ashland University in Ashland, Ohio.
The son of Bryan and Annette Powell, of Oak Forest, is a 2009 graduate of Oak Forest High School and currently majoring in exercise science.
Senior and sport management major Jeffrey Baude, of Oak Forest, was named to the fall semester honor roll at Culver-Stockton College in Canton, Mo.
Zachary Miller, of New Lenox, was named to the fall dean’s list at Central College in Pella, Iowa.
The son of James and Juliann Miller is majoring in biology.
Bethaney Hawrysio, of New Lenox, was named to the fall semester president’s list at Pratt Institute in New York.
William Jewell College
Nicholas V. Raimondi, of Mokena, was named to the fall semester dean’s list at William Jewell College in Liberty, Mo.
Peru State College
Freshman Meghan Ann McPolin, of Orland Park, was named to the fall semester dean’s list at Peru State College in Peru, Neb.
Trinity Christian College
■ Barbara Wolterink, of Crestwood; Michele Kintz, of Midlothian; and Katherine Sanavaitis, of Orland Park; received master’s degrees from Trinity Christian College in Palos Heights.
■ Several area students received a bachelor’s degree from Trinity Christian College. They include:
Lockport — Kristen Miserendino.
Midlothian — Jennifer Reyes.
Mokena — Matthew Surdel.
New Lenox — Kaylee Wilson.
Oak Forest — Donna Hortsman and Lisa Muellerschoen.
Orland Park — Joan Bertucci, Ahmad Hamadeh, Brigitte Haney and Nadine Nayan.
Tinley Park — William Kamp III, Christine Lopez, Matthew Pausma, Kathryn Rodriguez and Meghan Sepessy.
■ Several area students were named to the fall dean’s list at Trinity Christian College. They include:
Crestwood — Mindy Boeringa, Kristen Duh, Kathleen Schutt, Kimberly Schutt, Austin VanderVelde, Bradley VanderVelde and Ryan Wolterink.
Frankfort — Sarah Anderson, Michelle Covarrubias, Jaclyn Feddes, Caitlyn Moore, Erynn Schuh, Christine Slager, Kaitlyn VanDellen and Kasey Zaremba.
Lockport — Jessica Bordenaro, MaryBeth Casarez, Michael Lautermilch and Kristen Miserendino.
Manhattan — Heather Slocum.
Midlothian — Heidi Triezenberg, Jordan Triezenberg.
Mokena — Mark Boccia, Anna DeBlecourt and Kimberly Zaagman.
New Lenox — Megan McDonald, Emily Wilson and Kaylee Wilson.
Oak Forest — Bridgette Dewan, Danielle Dougherty, Kate Meyrick, Samantha Radunz, Simona Sidaugaite, Alicia Tracy and Nathan Vanderleest.
Orland Park — Alyssa Beukema, Rachel DeBoer, Dorota Duda, Jan Ferreria, Amanda Grzeslo, Brigitte Haney, Lauren Kuipers, Nadine Nayan, Kristin Rapacki, Jorrie Schutt, Alyssa Slinkman, Deanne Vos and Catherine White.
Tinley Park — Brandon Doorn, Kirsten Harms, Theresa Kraiss, Shelby Kuipers, Holly Stuursma, Brooke Wigboldy, Jaclyn Workman and Matthew Wydra.