Updated: November 7, 2013 6:19AM
Here is a look at what Southlanders in the SouthtownStar’s North region are accomplishing in college.
News includes Palos Heights, Palos Hills, Bridgeview, Burbank, Hickory Hills, Justice, Oak Lawn, Palos Park, Worth and Evergreen Park.
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Dovile Baniulis and Christine Marie Fojtik, both of Palos Hills, each received doctorate degrees from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
James Ellison, of Palos Heights, was named to the spring semester dean’s list at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa.
Several area students were named to the spring semester dean’s list at Benedictine University in Lisle. They include:
Bridgeview — Ahmad Saleh Ahmad, Mohammad Arsal Arshad, Brianna Lynn Knaperek, Samantha Rae Maciaga and Reama Srour.
Burbank — Eanara Anwar Ghouleh, Kinga Hodorowicz, Kathleen Leisbeth Miller, Noha Ahmed Mohamed and Reham Ahmed Mohamed.
Hickory Hills — Hajer Gamal Ibrahim.
Justice — Biljana Naumovski and Sylwia Storonowicz.
Oak Lawn — Reem R. Bishawi, John C. Hojek, Eman Mutaz Khatib, Shurouq Omari, Daniel Francis Shipanik and Badia Ahmad Zahdan.
Palos Heights — Christina Marie Bigoness, Renee Michelle Habbal, Arifa Mohammad Ibrahim and Ameera Nahhas.
Palos Park — Iman Habes Abdallah and Tara Bodinet.
Southeast Missouri State University
James Dreger Jr., of Worth, received a bachelor’s degree from Southeast Missouri State University in Cape Girardeau, Mo.
University of Dubuque
Jason Davidson and Joseph Shue, both of Bridgeview, and Kimberly Shores, of Burbank, were named to the spring semester 2013 dean’s list at the University of Dubuque in Iowa.
Wichita State University
Eric A. Dulzo, of Evergreen Park, received a bachelor’s degree from Wichita State University in Wichita, Kan.
University of Kansas
Jennifer Corcoran and Megan Mazurowski, both of Evergreen Park, and Makenzie Cody, of Palos Heights, were named to the spring 2013 semester honor roll at the University of Kansas in Lawrence, Kan.
Berklee College of Music
Trevor Motycka, of Palos Park, was named to the spring semester dean’s list at Berklee College of Music in Boston.
University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
Shane Kennelly and Stephen Oldenburg, both of Burbank; Jill Nolan, of Hickory Hills; and Allison Bachler, of Evergreen Park; each received bachelor’s degrees from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater.