Campus (East) for Nov. 10, 2013
November 7, 2013 2:44PM
Updated: December 11, 2013 6:13AM
Here is a look at what Southlanders in the SouthtownStar’s East region are accomplishing in college.
News includes Park Forest, Beecher, Calumet City, Chicago Heights, Country Club Hills, Crete, Dolton, Flossmoor, Harvey, Hazel Crest, Homewood, Lansing, Robbins, Olympia Fields, Sauk Village, Matteson, University Park, Richton Park and Glenwood.
Tamara Gibbs, of Park Forest, was named to the spring semester dean’s list at Aurora University in Illinois.
Eastern Illinois University
Several area students received a bachelor’s degree from Eastern Illinois University in Charleston. They include:
Beecher — Scott L. Blair and Ryan F. Purdy.
Calumet City — Michael T. Cimarolli and Lamaris Scott.
Chicago Heights — Michael Nevarez and Christina M. Spain.
Country Club Hills — Jennifer Ajuzie and Dory A. Williams.
Crete — Bryan J. Burda.
Dolton — Kathryn L. German and Dior N. Lewis.
Flossmoor — Carlyn E. Senne.
Harvey — Anthony C. Boyd, Natonja S. Wells and Gentille F. Woodley.
Hazel Cest — Sieda J. Felder and Olivia E. Sloss.
Homewood — Rila J. Cornett.
Lansing — Samantha J. Bailey, Robert J. Delira, Joshua M. Titus and Michael J. Ustanik.
University of Toledo
Tiffany Fulford, of Crete, and Adam Sattler, of Beecher, were named to the spring dean’s list at the University of Toledo in Ohio.
Lawrence Mikrut, Chela Gans and Colin Parsons, all of Park Forest, were named to the dean’s list at Lawrence University in Appleton, Wis.
Mikrut is a 2009 graduate of Rich East High School in Park Forest.
Gans is a 2010 graduate of Crete-Monee High School in Crete.
Parsons is a 2011 graduate of Marian Catholic High School in Chicago Heights.
North Central College
■ Several area students received bachelor’s degrees from North Central College in Naperville. They include:
Beecher — Carissa Boekeloo.
Chicago Heights — Amber Bray.
Harvey — Merissa Burnett.
Homewood — Jia Ying Chen.
Robbins — Tremaine Moore.
■ Jonathan Larson, of Beecher, earned a Presidential Scholarship for academically talented and highly motivated students from North Central College.
The graduate of Beecher High School is majoring in political science.
Several area students received bachelor’s degrees from Marquette University in Milwaukee. They include:
Chicago Heights — James Lamb.
Flossmoor — Thomas Roome and Anna Ceragioli.
Homewood — Zachary Klupchak, David Drejas and Margaret Whited.
Olympia Fields — Kelechi Nwabara.
Sauk Village — Kyel White.
Bowling Green State University
Evan Williams, of Matteson, received a master’s degree from Bowling Green State University in Bowling Green, Ohio.
University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
Marcus Terrell, of Crete, was awarded a University Scholarship from the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff.
He is a graduate of Crete-Monee High School in Crete.
Lakeview College of Nursing
Rachel Walker, of University Park, received a bachelor’s degree from Lakeview College of Nursing in Danville, Ill.
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
Abby Schultz, of Homewood, received the Freshman Honors Award from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire.
Several area students received a bachelor’s degree from Purdue University in West Lafayette, Ind. They include:
Beecher — Chris Bachis.
Homewood — Samantha Allyn Beno, Christen Elion and Christina Grote.
Park Forest — Amber Brand and Michael Cheung.
University Park — Julie Ann Braylock, Delisa Perry and Jonathan Pitman.
Richton Park — Erica Burrell.
Sauk Village — Lakesha Collins and Samantha Lucko.
Glenwood — Raymond Davis.
Country Club Hills — Karen Frazier-Lloyd and Rashunda Lee.
Crete — Matthew Raymond.
Matteson — Lauren Van.
Chicago Heights — Marisela Zambrano.