Updated: June 20, 2012 4:16PM
Allison Selby of Hinsdale, graduated from Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut, recently majoring in international studies - Asian studies, economics.
Emily Lombardi of Hinsdale, graduated from Bowdoin College, majoring in French and minoring in History.
Augustana’s 152nd commencement took place in Moline, recently. Students receiving degrees include:
Cameron Carrara of La Grange received a bachelor of arts degree in music education - vocal.
Haley Cooke of Western Springs received a bachelor of arts degree in English.
Abigail Ernst of Westchester received a bachelor of arts degree in psychology.
Edward Latham of La Grange received a bachelor of arts degree in English - writing emphasis.
Erin E. Delaney of Clarendon Hills was named by Northern Michigan University to its dean’s list for the winter 2012 semester. Delaney qualified with a grade point average of 4.00.
Kristin M. Tvrdik has graduated with her doctorate of veterinary medicine from Iowa State’s College of Veterinary Medicine. Tvrdik lives in Western Springs and attended St. John’s Lutheran in La Grange and Lyons Township High School (2004); she received her bachelor’s degree from Illinois Wesleyan University in Bloomington (2008).
Blackburn College announced that Kyle Burke of Westchester was named to the 2012 spring term dean’s list. Blackburn College students must earn a GPA of 3.6 or more to be named to the dean’s list.
Students named to the dean’s list at Creighton University for the spring semester of the 2011-2012 academic year include:
Shannon Farrell of Burr Ridge, a freshman College of Arts and Sciences student
Julieanne Kerstein of Clarendon Hills, a junior College of Arts and Sciences student
Clare Houlihan of Hinsdale, a junior College of Arts and Sciences student
Anthony Carrano of La Grange, a senior College of Business student
Daniel Kelly and Ellen Robinson of Western Springs, sophomore College of Arts and Sciences students
Frederic Banser, resident of La Grange, received a master’s degree in mechanical engineering from The Georgia Institute of Technology.
Students named to Beloit College’s dean’s list for the spring semester included:
Lauren Jankowski of Western Springs
Rachel Johnson of Burr Ridge
Students who recently graduated from Monmouth College include:
Maria Sasaki of Countryside graduated with a degree in international business.
Bradley Winkler of LaGrange Park graduated cum laude with degrees in accounting and business administration. He is the son of Warren S. and Laura D. Winkler.
Graduates were honored for their outstanding academic achievements at the Honors Convocation and Hooding Ceremony held in early May at Benedictine University. Students who were honored include:
Olivia Birazzi of Burr Ridge, named to the Kappa Delta Pi National Honor Society in Education.
Melissa N. Michalski of Burr Ridge, named to the Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing Lambda Upsilon-at-Large Chapter.
Rebecca Tucker of La Grange, named to the Sigma Beta Delta National Honor Society in Business, Management and Administration.
Joseph M. Radochonski of La Grange, named recipient of the Departmental Honors of Philosophy from the Department of History, Philosophy and Religious Studies.
Branko Milicevic of Clarendon Hills, named to the Tri Beta Biological Honor Society.
Dominic Rocco of Westchester, named to the Sigma Beta Delta National Honor Society in Business, the Overall Outstanding Senior in Business and the Overall Outstanding Senior in Marketing.
Michael Zehe of Western Springs, named recipient of the Deparmental Honors of Philosophy from the Department of History, Philosophy and Religious Studies.