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More Campus (East) for May 26, 2013

Updated: June 27, 2013 6:02AM



Here’s a look at what Southlanders from the SouthtownStar’s East region are accomplishing in college.

News includes Lansing, Beecher, Calumet City, Chicago Heights, Country Club Hills, Crete, Dolton, Flossmoor, Glenwood, Harvey, Hazel Crest, Homewood, Lansing, Markham, Matteson, Monee, Park Forest, Posen, Richton Park, Sauk Village, South Holland, Steger and Thornton.

Iowa State University

Christopher Patrick Keene, of Lansing, received a bachelor’s degree from Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa.

Purdue University Calumet

Several area students were named to the fall semester dean’s list at Purdue University Calumet in Hammond, Ind. They include:

Beecher — Caitlyn M. Bruinsma, Michael Gerard LaBanca, Shelby Marie McDermott, Matthew Aaron Meier, Maria Ana Villasenor Flores, Nicole Erin Weishaar

Calumet City — Jaime Ulises Alvarez, Tyler Michael Daw, Ashley Jessica Garza, Marco Damian Gonzalez, Miena S. Gorgi, Charlene Haymond, Dawn M. Moore, Zila E. Velazco Serna, Versa R. Weems

Chicago Heights — Patricia Elizabeth Newenhouse, Rebecca S. Rossi, Thomas Joseph Kargas

Country Club Hills — Karen E. Frazier-Lloyd, Rashunda J. Lee, Fehintola O. Adeusi Oyeyemi, Brittany Rolewicz

Crete — Steve James Banasiak, Carrie Pearl Hays Bruns, Joseph Hantak, Amanda Marie Terpstra Kooienga, Matthew D. Moscatel, Tyler Allen Paul, Tavia Ireshia Smith, Jessica A. Smits, Nicolas James Waldmarson

Dolton — Kristen Joi Cantrell

Flossmoor — Janeen Marie Morris James, Jeremiah Munro, Keith Pullen

Glenwood — Raymond Edward Davis, Catherine M. Hopkins, Delana McGrew

Harvey — Samir M. Vohra

Hazel Crest — Katherine Lopez

Homewood — Allison M. Armstrong, Jacqueline Calhoun, Robert Alexander Marsh, Pamela Marie Peoples, Deanna L. Smith, Mary Margaret Williams

Lansing — April Joy Baran Billmeier, Jessica E. Daker, Dolores Maria Delgado, Jeffrey R. Graves, Jasmine Ashley Howell, Joseph Johnson, Kenneth Karrson, Joel P. Kropiewnicki, Jessica Rose Marsh, Devin Patrick Moriarty, Hannah Elizabeth Musser, Valerie Ann Nappi, Nataly Navar, Marshall Scott Santefort, Amanda Aleece Taylor, Tammy L. Terpstra, Jacob James Thomas, Daniel Robert VanderVelde

Markham — Patricia Diane Maxey, Jessica Alliene Mary Smith

Matteson — Kali Ann Porzel

Monee — Raysaldo Escobanez Estember, Scherise Lynn Polletta Hannigan, Hollie Howland Nieland, Bradley Lawrence Van Cleave

Park Forest — Michael Keith Cheung, Christina Jamie Jackson, Katrina Craig Jones, Jerry Charles Martin Jr., Ryan Matthew Neis, Lorette Osun, Patricia Taylor

Posen — Paula Zmuda Paulaskas

Richton Park — Erica Burrell

Sauk Village — Lakesha Sherrie Collins

South Holland — Aderonke Nicole Akanni-Hussain, Seth Nathaniel Kamps, Christian Maxwell Ramos, Raven Townsel, Michael J. Volek

Steger — Ashley Marie Porter

Thornton — Christiana Kim, Judy Lynn Sisk

Eastern Illinois University

Several area students received bachelor’s degrees from Eastern Illinois University.

Calumet City — Charisse K. Archie, Patrice M. Boyd, Nofisat O. Gafari, Folashade Samuel

Chicago Heights — Gino G. DiGiulio, Sydney A. Nehf,

Crete — Michael D. Cameron, Joseph T. Verbeke

Dolton — Kiairah S. Lindsey

Lansing — Kristin M. Angell, Jacquelyn F. Surdyk

Matteson — Alexander B. Brown

Olympia Fields — Chinenye N. Ezurike

Park Forest — Austin P. Bellino, Joshua S. Cahill

Eastern Illinois University

Several area students received master’s degrees from Eastern Illinois University in Charleston. They include:

Dolton — Anthony O. Osifalujo

Flossmoor — Michael Blankenberger

Homewood — Mark T. Cudiamat

Park Forest — Michael L. Wilson

Illinois State University

Several area students were named to the fall 2012 dean’s list at Illinois State University in Normal. They include:

Beecher — Stephanie Alise Johnson, Kristeen Ann Peo, Anthony Michael Pignatiello

Crete — Elizabeth Ann Brei, Kelsey Lynn Cavanaugh, Elizabeth Ann Doorn

Dolton — Meghan Brittney Brownlee

Flossmoor — Emily Rose Blankenberger

Homewood — Clarissa Terese Discher, Lindsay Ann Doyle, Allison Marie Fadke, Jessica Marie Hank, Timothy Charles Testroet

Lansing — Amanda Paige Maricich

Markham — Shaina Lynette Ficht

Matteson — London Maurice Conley, Christopher Alexander Johnson, Heather Marie Marquardt

Park Forest — Amanda Elizabeth Dickman, Bethany Anne Kolkebeck

South Holland — Tara Breanne Russell, Paige Elizabeth Vanderschoot

Steger — Caitlin Jill Perry

Beloit College

Isaac Makos and Krista Nelson, of Homewood; and Winston Pennington-Flax, of Crete; were named to the 2012 fall semester dean’s list at Beloit College in Beloit, Wis.

Baylor University

Lauraetta Anne Smith, of Matteson, was named to the 2012 fall semester dean’s academic honor list at Baylor University in Waco, Texas.

Marquette University

Rachel Longawa, of Flossmoor; and Natalie Bush, of Homewood; were named to the fall 2012 semester dean’s list at Marquette University in Milwaukee.

William Penn University

Arman Rasul, of Richton Park, was named to the fall semester dean’s list at William Penn University in Oskaloosa, Iowa.

Truman State University

Candice Avis Alcaraz, of South Holland, was named to the fall president’s list at Truman State University in Kirksville, Mo.

Staff reports



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