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Domar named Top 10 in Auto Body, Community Service

SUGAR GROVE—Waubonsee Community College’s first female graduate in auto body earned awards at the recent national SkillsUSA competition in Kansas City, Mo.

SkillsUSA is a national nonprofit organization serving teachers and high school and college students who are preparing for careers in trade, technical and skilled service occupations.

Alexandra Domar of Maple Park finished eighth in the nation in the Automotive Refinishing category. Domar, who became the college’s first female auto body graduate this year, was tested on a variety of skills at the competition, including surface preparation; spray gun operation; paint mixing, matching and applying; and safety measures.

WCC inducts students into honor societies

SUGAR GROVE—Waubonsee Community College recently inducted students into its chapters of the Alpha Sigma Lambda National Honor Society, National Technical Honor Society and Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society.

An honor society for adult students, Alpha Sigma Lambda inductees included Katherine Strayer and Eva Tait, both of Elburn, and Veronica Hubert of Sugar Grove.

Designed for high-achieving students in all career and technical degree and certificate programs, National Technical Honor Society inductees included Alexandra Domar, Evan Kathro and Ryan Shumway, all of Maple Park; and Joel Aldridge and Amanda Pantola, both of Sugar Grove

Students having earned a total of 12 semester hours with a 3.5 or higher grade point average are invited to join Phi Theta Kappa, the national honor society of two-year colleges. Inductees to Waubonsee’s Phi Omicron Chapter included Amy King, Kelsey Lenhardt, Katherine Strayer, Kyle Wagner and Amanda Wald, all of Elburn; Tara Olson, Melinda Owen, Ryan Shumway and Mariella Zavala, all of Maple Park; Caitlin Baker, Magdalena Bonczak, Adam Canzoneri, Savanna Castillo, Sara Gregory, Jacquelyn Hendricks, Veronica Hubert, Joss Nicholson, Amanda Pantola, Christina Rizzo, Teri Sibenaller and Nick Thielk, all of Sugar Grove.

Foundation awards more than $100,000in scholarships

Sugar Grove—For the upcoming 2010-11 academic year, the Waubonsee Community College Foundation awarded 153 scholarships totaling nearly $105,000 to 138 recipients.

The following are local winners:
• Cari Carter Memorial Scholarship: Meredith Wood of Sugar Grove
• Bobbie Jean Douglas Memorial Scholarship: Kari Meloun of Elburn
• Elks Lodge Scholarship: Alexa Hill of Elburn
• Evar Erickson Memorial Scholarship: Deven Scholl of Elburn
• Richard J. Feltes Family Scholarship: Jaclyn Stanczyk of Elburn
• Jennifer Flaherty Memorial Scholarship: Kristen Stalka of Sugar Grove
• Kaneland W.I.N.S. Scholarship: Tara Olson of Maple Park
• Lawyers Scholarship: Leah Richards of Sugar Grove
• Marion M. & Les Lester Endowed Scholarship: Tiffany Manke of Elburn
• Marie Von Ohlen Memorial Scholarship: Alexa Hill of Elburn and Matthew Linden of Maple Park
• WCC Automotive Technology Scholarship: Alexandra Domar of Maple Park
• WCC Foundation Directors Scholarship: Matthew Linden and Samuel Swithers, of Maple Park

Waubonsee announces fall semester president’s list

Waubonsee Community College announced its president’s list for the fall 2009 semester, which includes full-time students who earn a 4.0 semester grade point average.

From Elburn: Rachelle Branca, Amanda Briggs, Brandon Clement, Ashley Clinton, Erin Flanagan, Lauren Gould, Alexa Hill, Gail Muranyi, Nicole Ristick and Theresa Terpstra.  

From Maple Park: Alexandra Domar and Jacquelyn Wells.

From Sugar Grove: Richard Banik, Sarah Harant, Anna Hofmeyer, Alyssa Rowland and Ashley Wilczynski.