Updated: November 28, 2013 6:03AM
Here is a look at what Southlanders in the SouthtownStar’s East region are accomplishing in college.
News includes Crete, Matteson, Beecher, Flossmoor, Homewood, Hazel Crest, Glenwood, Richton Park, Lansing, Monee, Chicago Heights, Country Club Hills, Olympia Fields and Sauk Village.
University of Wisconsin-Madison
♦ Todd Whitney, of Crete, and Brace C. Clement, of Matteson, received master’s degrees from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
♦ Sarah P. Fogle and Erin Ashley Johnson, both of Matteson, received doctorate degrees from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Several area students were named to the spring semester dean’s list at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa. They include:
Beecher — Keegan Short.
Flossmoor — Austin Cooke and Emily Gonser.
Homewood — Rani Raju, Danuta Skiba and Elyse Webb.
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Melanie Frances Coderre, of Flossmoor; Dana Shari Shannon, of Hazel Crest; and Kelly Ann Lewers, of Homewood; were named to the spring semester dean’s list at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.
Cynthia Keith, of Glenwood, and Dana Holman, of Richton Park, were named to the spring semester dean’s list at Benedictine University in Lisle, Ill.
University of Dubuque
Susan Danielewski, of Lansing, was named to the spring semester dean’s list at the University of Dubuque in Iowa.
Missouri University of Science and Technology
Stephen Andrew Banks, of Monee, received a bachelor’s degree from Missouri University of Science and Technology in Rolla, Mo.
Northern Illinois University
Several area students graduated from Northern Illinois University in DeKalb. They included:
Chicago Heights — Lauren-Ashley White and Jewel Robinson.
Country Club Hills — Aaron Briggs and Thomas Hawkins.
Crete — Laura Calgaro and Jacqueline Gray.
Flossmoor — Ora Spearman and Dara Herman.
Glenwood — Brandy McCaskill and DeLisa Richmond.
Homewood — Esther Thomas and Alexandra Pielet.
Matteson — Lanre Alaran, Valentin Franco and Ashley Patterson.
Monee — David Pedigo and Brooke Warren.
Olympia Fields — Lauren Nix, Whitney Francisco and William English.
Park Forest — Ashleigh Bingham, Immanuel Jackson, Sharnay Stegall and Ramesha Hart.
Chicago Heights — Juan Bernal, Beatrice Cross and Zachary Joiner.
University Park — Michael Spight.
University of St. Francis
♦ Several area students received bachelor’s degrees from the University of St. Francis in Joliet. They included:
Chicago Heights — Courtney Jackson.
Country Club Hills — Desiree Miranda.
Homewood — Samantha Kutlik.
Matteson — Gherika Hunt and Anjanette Jones.
♦ Several area student received master’s degrees from the University of St. Francis in Joliet. They included:
Homewood — Kent Burich.
Matteson — Robin Morgan.
Olympia Fields — Krystiaan Williams.
Richton Park — Lynn Collins-Ford.
Sauk Village — Cassie Tate.