Campus (East) for Sept. 16, 2012
September 13, 2012 1:48PM
Updated: October 17, 2012 6:09AM
Here is a look at what Southlanders are accomplishing in college.
News from the SouthtownStar’s East region includes Beecher, Flossmoor, Crete, Monee, Country Club Hills, Chicago Heights, Richton Park, Matteson, Flossmoor, South Chicago Heights, Homewood, Harvey and Hazel Crest.
Several area students have been named to the spring 2012 semester dean’s list at Lewis University in Romeoville.
Beecher — Lindsey Darling
Flossmoor — Melissa Farmer
Crete — Amanda Solorio
Monee — Maxwell Gerdes
Country Club Hills — Ross Reed
Chicago Heights — Bianca Valdez
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
Dennis Beale, of Richton Park, has received a bachelor’s degree from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire.
Southeast Missouri State University
Eugene Pate, of Matteson, has received the Foundation Leader Award to attend Southeast Missouri State University in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Pate is a 2012 graduate of Rich South High School in Richton Park.
Gina Babinec, of Flossmoor, has been awarded the Denison Founders Scholarship. Babinec is a student at Denison University in Granville, Ohio.
Jacob Tilton, of South Chicago Heights; and Lacey Wilson, of Crete; have each been named to the spring 2012 semester dean’s list at Illinois College in Jacksonville, Ill.
University of Iowa
Kassidy Kleinow, of Homewood, has been admitted to the honors program at the University of Iowa in Iowa City.
University of Missouri
Briana Lynch, of Homewood, has been named to the spring 2012 semester dean’s list at the University of Missouri in Columbia, Mo.
University of St. Francis
Several area students have received a master’s degree from the University of St. Francis in Joliet.
Flossmoor — Kathleen M. Magurany
Harvey — Tanya Gavin
Hazel Crest — Somone Bowman
Matteson — Lisa B. Quinn
Richton Park — Dianna L. Wells
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