Campus (North) for Dec. 1, 2013
November 27, 2013 1:58PM
Sophomore Matthew Bisbee, of Alsip, made the 2013-14 men's tennis team at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater. | Supplied photo
Updated: January 2, 2014 6:08AM
Here is a look at what Southlanders in the SouthtownStar’s North region are accomplishing in college.
News includes Bridgeview, Justice, Oak Lawn, Palos Park, Alsip, Hickory Hills, Burbank, Blue Island, Chicago Ridge, Evergreen Park, Palos Heights, Palos Hills and Worth.
Purdue University Calumet
■ Jacquelyn Chigas, of Bridgeview; Stephanie Richmond, of Justice; and Amanda Eble, of Oak Lawn; received bachelor’s degrees from Purdue University Calumet in Hammond, Ind.
■ Daniel Carroll, of Oak Lawn, received a master’s degree from Purdue University Calumet.
Margaret Corso, of Palos Park, was admitted to Carleton College in Northfield, Minn.
She is a graduate of Providence Catholic High School in New Lenox.
University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
Sophomore Matthew Bisbee, of Alsip, made the 2013-14 men’s tennis team at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater.
■ Cassie Stachura, of Oak Lawn, received a bachelor’s degree from Dominican University in River Forest, Ill.
■ Anna Klimek, of Hickory Hills, graduated cum laude and received a bachelor’s degree from Dominican University.
She is a graduate of Stagg High School in Palos Hills.
■ Mariusz Waksmundzki, of Burbank, graduated magna cum laude and received a bachelor’s degree from Dominican University.
Waksmundzki is a graduate of Reavis High School in Burbank.
Trinity Christian College
Several area students graduated from Trinity Christian College in Palos Heights. They include:
Alsip — Kevin Butler, Jessica Campagna, Derek Maciaga, Michelle Marcheschi and Dawn Martinez.
Blue Island — Francine Castillo and Tiffany Robinson.
Burbank — Carrie Mockovak, Mohamed Mohamed, Lorena Olson and Maureen Rodak.
Chicago Ridge — Jennifer DeRuiter.
Evergreen Park — Raisa Daguman.
Hickory Hills — Gina Ciametti.
Justice — Sara Kosiek, Jurgita Miller and Angel Sanchez.
Oak Lawn — Anita Anderson, Sean Boyle, Jessica Cerf, Veronica DeLaMora, Julie Iwema, Jett Jousma, Thomas Kelly, Carly Lerner, Jennifer Penrod, Carissa Trotto and Amber VanDam.
Palos Heights — Paola Barajas, Stephen Friel, Daniel Hopkins, Sara Leth, Cynthia Muhammad and Stasia Rafa.
Palos Hills — Diana Romano.
Palos Park — Shane Olson.
Worth — Yonia Ahyee, Courtney Kats and Christina Mulick.
St. Mary’s College
Sydnie Corso and Heidi Ryan, both of Palos Park, and Kathleen Kyler, of Evergreen Park, received bachelor’s degrees from St. Mary’s College in Notre Dame, Ind.
University of Iowa
Several area students received bachelor’s degrees from the University of Iowa in Iowa City. They include:
Alsip — Corey Charles Sibley.
Evergreen Park — Thomas Michael Fitzgibbons.
Hickory Hills — Julie Anne Griffin.
Oak Lawn — Timothy Lullo, Joseph Francis Nevin, Thomas Raymond O’Connor and Ryan Patrick Riemersma.
Palos Heights — Taylor Joseph Fox, Nicholas Alexander Stachowiak and Brian Sutton.
Palos Park — Kimberly Marie Balandrin, Kristen Marie DeAngelis and Bryan N. Dobes.
Lake Forest College
Lucas Pielechaty, of Burbank, graduated cum laude and received a bachelor’s degree from Lake Forest College in Lake Forest, Ill.
His thesis, “A New Challenge for Keynesianism: Globalization and Economic Recessions,” was awarded distinction.
Pielechaty is a graduate of Reavis High School in Burbank.