NIU announces summer 2009 graduates

DEKALB—Northern Illinois University announced the awarding of undergraduate and graduate degrees at the conclusion of its summer session on Aug. 8.

The following local residents were recognized for receiving undergraduate degrees: Danielle Kendrick and Maddie Lehman, both of Elburn, and Zachary Bambach, Raquel Debartolo, Erin Mathews and Christina Skudlarek, all of Sugar Grove.

The following local residents received graduate degrees: Merit Stloukal of Elburn, Cynthia Violett of Maple Park, and Kimberly Ortegel and Sonia Zafar, both of Sugar Grove.