- Kaneland preschool screening Dec. 13
- Blessing of the Manger tradition carries on at Conley Corner
- ‘Drew’ grit: Senior signal-caller earns pinnacle All-State honor
- Elburn Leos to present Breakfast with Santa Dec. 1
- Between Friends Food Pantry sponsors toy, book drive
- Old-fashioned Christmas celebration in Kaneville
Local residents earn degrees from NIU
The following students were awarded undergraduate degrees from Northern Illinois University for its fall 2008 commencement ceremonies held Dec. 13 and Dec. 14.
Graduates from Elburn include Carrie Eickhoff, B.S. in Nursing; Steven Galloway, B.S. in Finance; Jeremy Kenny, B.S. Ed. in Physical Education; Alicia Lisowski, B.S. in Geography; Alexander Miller, B.S. in Marketing; Katherine Potvin, B.S. Ed. in Elementary Education; Marc Ricker, B.G.S. in General Emphasis; Nicholas Secrest, B.S. in Marketing; Amanda Semrick, B.A. in Organizational/Corporate Communication; Christopher Zankowski, B.S. in Industrial Technology.
Graduates from Maple Park include Parker Johnson, B.S.Ed. in Physical Education; and Tara Scharlau, B.S. in Nursing.
Graduates from Sugar Grove include Michael Algnzine, B.A. in Sociology- Criminology; Ashly Barry, B.S. in Accountancy; Patrick Mitchell, B.S. in Psychology; Tracey Smith, B.A. in Psychology.
The following Elburn students were awarded graduate degrees from Northern Illinois University: Michelle Brazee, M.A.S. in Accountancy; Jeffrey Leavey, M.B.A. in Business Administration; Charles Park, M.S.Ed. in Pedagogy/Curr Dev in PE. From Sugar Grove, graduate students include Melissa Groot, M.S.Ed. in Educational Administration; Maria Diaz, M.S. in Adult Nurse Practitioner.