Updated: September 26, 2013 6:01AM
Here is a look at what Southlanders from the SouthtownStar’s North region are accomplishing in college.
News includes Palos Park, Evergreen Park, Chicago, Palos Heights, Oak Lawn, Blue Island and Bridgeview.
Erin Cassidy, of Palos Park, received a doctorate degree from Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa.
University of Rhode Island
Elizabeth Ann Scanlon, Evergreen Park, was named to the spring 2013 dean’s list at the University of Rhode Island in Kingston, R.I.
University of Dayton
Several area students were named to the spring semester dean’s list at the University of Dayton in Dayton, Ohio. They include:
Chicago — Kaylie Adams, Timothy Carroll, Patrick Fahey, Kylie Kelly, Jacqueline Kleist, Lauren Kleist, Aileen Reilly, Paul Stauffer, Sara Tesmond, Emma Waddell
Evergreen Park — Anne Best, Kathleen Kelly, Kelly Kleinschmidt
Oak Lawn — Elizabeth Caraher, Daniel Donnell, Kimberly Murray, Bridget Neylon, Kaitlyn Richards, John Sullivan
Palos Heights — Ann Hurley, Colin Monnier
University of Wisconsin
Julie Sedlacek, of Oak Lawn, received a master’s degree from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse.
Mary Kathleen Schmidt, Evergreen Park, received a bachelor’s degree from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio.
Michael Grigsby, Evergreen Park, was named to the spring semester dean’s list at McKendree University in Lebanon.
Brendan Murphy, Palos Park, was named to the spring semester president’s list at McKendree University in Lebanon.
North Central College
Several area students were named to the 2013 spring term dean’s list at North Central College in Naperville. They include:
Blue Island — Jeffrey Andersen, Brooke Swanson
Bridgeview — Amanda Marek
Evergreen Park — Colleen Clifford
Oak Lawn — Matthew Dee, Lauren Gorski, Lisa Gorski, David Janet, Madalyn Phillips, Catherine Smith