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Shumaker named to Indiana Wesleyan dean’s list

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MARION, IND.—Megan Shumaker, a 2008 Kaneland High School graduate, was named to the Indiana Wesleyan University dean’s list for the fall 2011-12 academic year.

To be named to the list, a student obtain a 3.5 grade point average on a 4.0 scale and carry at least 12 credit hours for the semester.

Grzywa joins 1st Farm Credit Services

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SYCAMORE—Jillian Grzywa of Maple Park is the newest team member at 1st Farm Credit Services in Sycamore.

Grzywa of Maple Park will serve as a financial specialist, working alongside vice presidents Randy Panzer, Mark Ringhouse, Mike Shane and Brad Slutz.

Grzywa grew up around a livestock and grain farming operation. She previously worked in the swine industry.

She and the rest of the Sycamore team can be reached at 1-800-766-3276.

Park named to University of Northwestern Ohio dean’s list

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LIMA, OHIO—Austin Park, son of Mike and Karen Park of Elburn, was named to the University of Northwestern Ohio College of Business dean’s list for winter quarter 2012.

Buck wins honors in regional singing auditions

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HOLLAND, MICH.—Jenna Buck of Elburn won third place in the National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS) Great Lakes Regional Competition’s Fourth-Year College Women category.

The event, held at Grand Valley State University on March 3, featured more than 100 singers from Indiana, Michigan, Ohio and Ontario, Canada.

Local students in Marmion-Rosary band earn medals in contest

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WISCONSIN—The Marmion-Rosary Band competed in the North Shore District Wisconsin School Music Association Solo and Ensemble Contest on March 17. The musicians earned a total of 68 first division gold medals (63 Class A and 5 Class B gold medals) and 23 silver medals. Fifty of these students will compete in the State Solo and Ensemble contest on April 28 at the University of Wisconsin—Parkside. Students selected performed literature from the most difficult list (class A) and received a “star first rating.”

Students receiving one or more class A star gold medals were: Kevin Hoss of Sugar Grove, horn; Benjamin Pho of Maple Park, piano; Kevin Hoss, brass quintet; Benjamin Pho and Victoria Pho of Maple Park, percussion ensemble; Julia Hoyda (Sugar Grove) and Benjamin Pho, Marmion-Rosary jazz combo; and Julia Hoyda and Benjamin Pho, Marmion-Rosary jazz band.

Those students receiving one or more class A gold medals were: Paige Robinson (Sugar Grove), clarinet, and Julia Hoyda, trombone.

Those students receiving one or more class B gold medals were: Victoria Pho, oboe.

Local residents named to Carthage College dean’s list

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KENOSHA, Wis.—Lauren Meredith Gould and Emily Marie Papke of Elburn were named to the Carthage College dean’s list for academic excellence during the fall semester of 2011.

Dean’s list honors are awarded to Carthage students who achieve a 3.5 grade point average while carrying at least 14 credit hours during a semester.

Local students named to Augustana College winter term dean’s list

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ROCK ISLAND, Ill.—The following students were named to the dean’s list at Augustana College for the 2011-12 winter term: Emma Anderson, Sara Bihner, Kristina Bowen, Emily Butts, Margaret Clarkson, Benjamin Hodges, Alex Kurian, Kailey Maras, April Runde and Edgardo Valle, all of Elburn; and Tara Groen and Curtis Lubic of Sugar Grove.

Students who have earned this academic honor have maintained a grade-point average of 3.5 or higher on a four-point scale for courses taken during the term.

2012 KCFB Foundation scholarship recipients

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KANE COUNTY—The Kane County Farm Bureau Foundation Board announced it will award nearly $22,000 in scholarships for the 2012-13 school year. Eighteen students were selected to receive $1,000 KCFB Foundation General Scholarships, including Robert Dunteman and Buddy Hass of Elburn, Chase Bornemann of Sugar Grove, and Mitchell Dienst, Grace Fabrizius, Olivia Fabrizius, Sally Gorenz, Karissa Pitstick and Cynthia Roberg, all of Maple Park.

Tyler Fabrizius of Maple Park was chosen to receive the $1,000 John Buck Memorial Scholarship award.

Scholarship recipients will be recognized during a ceremony at the Kane County Farm Bureau on Sunday, April 15, at 3 p.m.

Scholarship recipients were selected from 29 applications submitted.

For more information on Kane County Farm Bureau’s Foundation Scholarship programs, contact Steve Arnold, executive director, at (630) 584-8660.

Local students awarded scholarships to WIU

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MACOMB, Ill.—Beth Hesik of Elburn, and Rebecca Arnold, Margaret Ruppel and Lydia Scodro, all of Sugar Grove, were awarded four-year, $8,000 Western Illinois University Commitment Scholarships to attend Western Illinois University in fall 2012.

Sugar Grove residents named to dean’s list at Olivet Nazarene

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BOURBONNAIS, Ill.—Joseph Blaney, Joss Nicholson, Nicholas Rogers and Emily Wood, all of Sugar Grove, were named to the Olivet Nazarene University dean’s list for the fall 2011 semester.

To qualify for inclusion on the dean’s list, a student must have been enrolled as a full-time undergraduate student and must have attained a semester grade point average of 3.50 or higher on a 4.00 grading scale.

Sikic named to University of Wisconsin-Platteville dean’s list

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PLATTEVILLE, Wis.—Alexandra Sikic of Sugar Grove was named to the University of Wisconsin-Platteville dean’s list for the 2011 fall semester.

Morgan inducted into Phi Theta Kappa international Honor Society at WCC

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SUGAR GROVE—Sarah Morgan, daughter of Nancy and Robert Morgan of Elburn, was inducted into the Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society at Waubonsee Community College (WCC) on March 4. Morgan was also named to the WCC President’s List for the 2011 fall semester, having achieved a 4.0 grade point in the honors program.

Sugar Grove residents named to Taylor University dean’s list

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UPLAND, Ind.—Ann Schuette and Sara Wainscott of Sugar Grove were named to the fall 2011 dean’s list at Taylor University. Full-time students are named to the dean’s list when they have earned a GPA of 3.60 or higher for the term and at least 12 hours carry credit point values.

Kennedy named Distinguished Scholar at Rockford College

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ROCKFORD, Ill.—Bridget Kennedy of Sugar Grove was announced as a Distinguished Scholar at Rockford College.

Students attending Rockford College were named Distinguished Scholars for the fall 2011 semester if they earned at least a 3.75 GPA with no grades below C.

Gruenke named to Carroll University dean’s list

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WAUKESHA, Wis.—Lindsay Gruenke, a nursing major and 2008 Kaneland High School graduate, was named to the dean’s list at Carroll University for the fall 2011 semester. To be named to the dean’s list, students must have a grade point average for the semester of at least 3.5 on a 4-point scale.

Local residents receive Marmion scholarships

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AURORA—The following students were awarded academic scholarships to attend Marmion next fall. Scholarships were awarded based on performance on the entrance exam held in December 2012, in which 220 eighth grade boys participated.

Andrew Burroughs, son of David and Dolores of Elburn, received the Rev. Peter Enderlin OSB Memorial Alumni Association Scholarship. Andrew attends Kaneland Harter Middle School in Sugar Grove. He is the brother of Marmion graduates Benjamin (2005) and Joseph (2010).

David Pettyjohn, son of Erik and Anna of Sugar Grove, received the Erwin Nagel Family Scholarship. David attends Holy Cross Catholic School in Batavia.

Roberg named to Blackburn College dean’s list

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CARLINVILLE, Ill.—Cynthia Roberg of Maple Park was named to the Blackburn College dean’s list after earning a 3.9 grade point average for the fall 2011 semester.

Local residents named to Columbia College Chicago dean’s list

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CHICAGO—Hannah Dolbeer (a film and video major) and Lindsay Levita (a photography major) of Elburn, and Elizabeth Kennedy (a fashion design major) and Chelsea Roberts (a theatre major) of Maple Park, were named to the Columbia College Chicago dean’s list for the fall 2011 semester.

To be named to the dean’s list at Columbia College Chicago, students must have taken at least 12 credit hours and have a 3.75 grade point average or above for that semester.

Local residents named to Aurora University dean’s list

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AURORA— The following residents were named to the Aurora University high honors dean’s list for the fall 2011 semester: Stephanie Claesson, Samantha Dixon, Lindsay Hansen, Alexa Hill, Lydia King and Katelyn Pietraszak, all of Elburn; Magdalena Bonczak, Melissa Castrovillo, Jesus Favela, Justin Garlinski, Catherine Pauls, Paige Rogers and Sara Rose, all of Sugar Grove; Arianna Espino and Ashley Girard of Maple Park.

The following residents were named to the Aurora University regular honors dean’s list for the fall 2011 semester: Brian Dixon, Jordan Herra and Charlene Walker, all of Elburn; Eleni Ajazi, Michelle Dugan, Matt Hawbecker, Anna Mayer and Marlene Morris, all of Sugar Grove; Kathryn Banbury of Maple Park.

The high honors list recognizes students who attain a 4.0 grade-point average while completing at least 12 credit hours during the semester. The regular honors list recognizes students who achieve a GPA of 3.6 to 3.99.

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