Campus (Central) for Sept. 2, 2012
August 30, 2012 11:44AM
Updated: October 3, 2012 6:00AM
Here is a look at what Southlanders are accomplishing in college.
News from the SouthtownStar’s Central region includes Mokena, Oak Forest, Tinley Park, Frankfort, Manhattan, Midlothian, Orland Park and Homer Glen.
Azusa Pacific University
Bradley W. Smit, of Mokena, has been named to the fall 2011 semester dean’s list at Azusa Pacific University in Azusa, Calif.
Katherine Ptaszek, of Mokena, has been named to the fall 2011 semester dean’s list at Beloit College in Beloit, Wis.
Kirstie Nicole Bussie, of Oak Forest; and Laialee A. Zughayyer, of Tinley Park; have been named to the fall 2011 semester dean’s list at Benedictine University in Lisle.
Several area students have been named to the fall 2011 semester dean’s list at Carthage College in Kenosha, Wis.
Frankfort — Elizabeth Frances Calombaris
Manhattan — Allison Nayder, Paige Podgorny
Midlothian — Sara Dolores Terzich
Oak Forest — Matthew Freeland, Alyssa Lynn Lukas, Ashlynn Rickord, Alicia A. Tracy
Orland Park — Patrick Wayne Clavio, Matthew Kauth, Amanda Rose Kuchan, Allison Von Borstel
Tinley Park — Jill Candos, Bridget Kathleen Driscoll, Kristie Rohde, Allison Rose, Amy Marie Slattery, Kevin A. Wegner
Ezequiel Amador, of Orland Park, has been named to the fall 2011 honors list at Graceland University in Lamoni, Iowa.
Melanie Novak, of Orland Park, has received a degree from Judson University in Elgin.
Emily Sluis, of Oak Forest, has been named to the fall 2011 dean’s list at Marquette University in Milwaukee.
North Central College
Several area students have been named to the 2012 winter term dean’s list at North Central College in Naperville, Ill.
Frankfort — Bryan Brown, Melvin Cory, Roy Horton, Christopher Scott, Katelyn Zumpf
Homer Glen — Christina Drozek, Rose Gabler, Nicole Gawron, Jennifer Hoffman, Steven Ipema, James Modelski
Midlothian — Megan Postema
Mokena — Kathleen Connolly, Paige Grady, Kristen Luchene, Danielle Nasshan, Jacqueline Niemeyer, Macayla Yount
Oak Forest — Paige Baker, Mark Gannon, Nicolette Rocco, Jennifer Swanson
Orland Park — Constantina Georgiou, Kaitlyn Gordon, Adam Trybula, Andrezej Trybula
Tinley Park — Amanda Aguayo, John-Alexander Cernak, Luke Waldier
St. Xavier University
Colleen Farrell, of Orland Park, has been awarded the Dorothy Ritter Davis Scholarship. Farrell is a student at St. Xavier University in Chicago.
Meghan Loid, of Mokena, has been named to the fall 2011 dean’s list at Taylor University in Upland, Ind.
University at Albany
Nicole Lewis, of Orland Park, has been named to the fall 2011 dean’s list at the University at Albany in Albany, N.Y.
University of Dubuque
Benjamin Schneider, of New Lenox, has been named to the spring 2012 semester academic dean’s list at the University of Dubuque in Dubuque, Iowa.
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Katherine Krzak, of Manhattan, has received the 2012 Western Veterinary Conference DVM Student Scholarship Award. Krzak is a veterinary student at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
University of Indianapolis
Meghan Sullivan, of Tinley Park, has been inducted into Psi Chi, an international honor society in psychology. Sullivan is a student at the University of Indianapolis.
University of Wyoming
Brian Malone, of Tinley Park, has been named to the fall 2011 semester provost’s honor roll at the University of Wyoming in Laramie.
Provided to the SouthtownStar