DeKALB - Northern Illinois University celebrated commencement weekend on May 11 and 12. Included among the more than 3,000 graduates were the following Stateline Area students:
From Beloit: James Bonasera, BS, computer science - computational software; Alex Carlson, MA, history.
From Brodhead: Nicole Hackett, MSEd, literacy education. From Rockton: Alec Dodd, BS, mechanical engineering; Alyssa Gille, BS, health sciences - pre-physical therapy; Erin Krienke, BA, history; Christopher MacMartin, MSEd, adult and higher education; Molly McAffee, BS, health sciences - pre-physical therapy; Gavin Medearis, BS, mechanical engineering; John Price Sr., PhD, English.
From Roscoe: Javier Arellano, BS, electrical engineering; Katelyn Boulton, BA, sociology; Caleb Davidson, BS, finance; Brittany Devine, BS, public health - health promotion; Dalton Feehan, BS, medical laboratory sciences; Sebastian Fitzpatrick, BS, art; Joe Gittleson, BGS, general emphasis; Lorrina Kokes, BS, marketing; Allen Letterer III, BS, business administration; Julia Martin, BS, accountancy; Cassandra Mohr, BA, Spanish language and literature; Cassandra Mohr, BS, mathematics; Lauren Momberger, DPT, physical therapy; Jack Moore, BS, mechanical engineering; Morgan Neece, BS, nursing; Annika Parssinen, BS, nutrition, dietetics and wellness; Mackenzie Peshek, BS, nonprofit and NGO studies; Jase Runkel, BS, mechanical engineering; Brenner Schellschmidt, BS, mechanical engineering; Nicole Scott, BA, political science - politics and governance; Brandon Steward, BS, marketing; Conner Vagle, BA, communication - media studies; Heather Wolfe, BS, chemistry.
From South Beloit: Kaitlyn Amenda, BS, early childhood education with preschool special education approval; William Flower, BS, mechanical engineering; Collin Haefner, BS, management - leadership and management; Andrew Pak, BS, industrial and systems engineering; John Ping, BS, public health - general public health; Daniel Rapson, BS, physics - applied physics; Ellen Rosenwinkel, BS, biological sciences; Michael Smith, BS, health sciences - pre-physical therapy.