Updated: July 20, 2012 11:42AM
Magdalena Z. Boland, of LaGrange Highlands was named to the dean’s list at Millikin University for spring 2012. Boland is a senior in the College of Fine Arts.
Oak Brook residents were conferred degrees from North Central college, including a bachelor’s degree to Jacquelyn McMahon and a master’s degree to Kajanda Love.
Brendan Thayer of Western Springs earned a bachelor degree from North Central College during its commencement recently.
The following students recently graduated from Saint Mary’s College, Notre Dame, Ind.:
From Clarendon Hills: Maureen Barrett, daughter of Colleen and Richard Barrett, bachelor of arts in sociology; Kristen Glomb, daughter of Louise and Todd Glomb, bachelor of arts in art history and humanistic studies
From Burr Ridge: Kathryn Wagner, daughter of Cynthia and Robert Wagner, bachelor of arts in elementary education
Michelle Farr of La Grange, was named to the 2012 spring semester dean’s list at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville.
Caroline Berger of Hinsdale was named to the University of Delaware’s dean’s list for spring 2012.
Students awarded diplomas at Denison University’s commencement held recently included:
From Clarendon Hills:
Christine Layne Fayette was awarded a bachelor of arts degree. Fayette graduated with a double major in French and international studies. She was awarded an Alumni Award Scholarship. Fayette studied off-campus for a semester with the American University Center of Provence Program in France. She received the Distinguished Leadership Award and is a member of Rho Lambda, the national sorority leadership recognition society. Fayette participated in the Habitat for Humanity, First-Year Programming Board, Relay for Life, Yoga Club, Zumba, WDUB radio station and The Denisonian newspaper. She was a senior interviewer for the Office of Admissions, a professional development fellow at Career Exploration and Development and worked with the DU LEAD Planning Committee and the International Studies Program Committee. Fayette is a member of the Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority.
From La Grange:
Michael Vahe Garabedian was awarded a bachelor of arts degree. Garabedian graduated with a major in communication. He was awarded an Alumni Award Scholarship. Garabedian worked for the Denisonian newspaper and the Denison Sports Network and Sports Information Department. He was a member of the varsity men’s basketball team.
From Western Springs:
Griffin Sprague Kinzie of Western Springs was awarded a bachelor of arts degree. Kinzie graduated with a major in history and a minor in Spanish. He was awarded both an Alumni Scholarship and a Robert C. and Carol G. Alexander Scholarship.
Peter A. Krivicich of Western Springs was selected by Northwestern University Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences for the dean’s list for spring quarter 2011-2012.
Marquette University announced its spring 2012 graduates:
From Burr Ridge: Erin Clemens, doctor of dental surgery, dentistry; Brian Carr, bachelor of science, finance; Alison Brown, master of arts, history; Therese Grady, bachelor of science, nursing; Margaret Gervase, bachelor of arts, psychology; Chelsea Real, bachelor of arts, public relations.
From Clarendon Hills: Melissa Barber, bachelor of arts, psychology.
From Hinsdale: Michelle Calandra, bachelor of arts, psychology; Daniel Skarzynski, bachelor of arts, economics; Mary M. Gough, bachelor of science, nursing.
From La Grange: Michael Kunkel, bachelor of science, business economics; Patrick Powers, bachelor of arts, corporate communication; Sarah Blazer, bachelor of science, elementary and middle education; Olivia Lopez, bachelor of arts, Spanish for the professions; Marina Lopez, master of science, speech language pathology.
From Westchester: Colleen Batherson, bachelor of science, speech pathology and audiology.
From Western Springs: Margaret Shannon, bachelor of arts, Spanish for the professions; Emily May, bachelor of arts, psychology; Thomas Sikes, bachelor of science, business economics.
Michelle Farr, of La Grange, was among those students named to the 2012 spring semester dean’s list at University of Wisconsin-Platteville.
The following students have been named to the St. Ambrose University dean’s list for the spring 2012 term:
From Burr Ridge: McKenna Lynch
From Hinsdale: Heidi Richter
From Oak Brook: Lawrence Coffey
The following students received degrees from Bradley University during commencement ceremonies recently:
From Clarendon Hills: Stephen H. Polus, bachelor of science in manufacturing engineering degree
From La Grange: William M.Clarke, bachelor of science in construction degree
From La Grange Park: Allison M. Hurst, master of science in accounting degree
From Indian Head Park: Kevin E. Campbell, bachelor of science degree