FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: March 15, 2002
Contact: Donna McCracken
UIS students among Who’s Who in American Universities
SPRINGFIELD - The 2002 edition of Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges will include the names of 34 students from the University of Illinois at Springfield who have been selected as nationally outstanding campus leaders.
Campus nominating committees and editors of the annual directory chose these students based on academic achievement, service to the community, leadership in extracurricular activities, and potential for continued success.
They join an elite group of students from more than 2,300 institutions of higher learning in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and several foreign countries. Outstanding students have been honored in this directory since it was first published in 1934.
Students named this year from UIS are:
Karen A. Allen David L. Hope Jackalyn A. Olinger
Erin H. Art Dawn M. Ingram Diane S. Pleasant
Stacy L. Austin Natalia Jedlinska Melissa M. Poulakos
Helena A. Calhoun Emma J. King Chuck E. Prater
Dawn Carl Sonja Lloyd Heidy P. Cuervo
Whitney A. Cassens Janet K. Lyons Jill K. Stinebaker
Marsha L. Clayton Ramona Martin Ruth D. Waddy
Carrie L. Dorwart Dusty L. McEwen Sherry L. Whitacre
Kelly M. Fifield Cresence A. McHenry Ismail Yakici
Lucinda M. Folkerts Patrick M. Miller Tracy A. Zerrusen
Earl L. Grigsby IV Rahmat O. Na’Allah
Sara M. Henkelman Mae Marie Noll