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UIS students named to Who’s Who in American Universities

March 29, 2005

SPRINGFIELD - The 2005 edition of Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges will include the names of 40 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 2,000 institutions of higher education in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and several foreign countries. Outstanding students have been honored in his directory since it was first published in 1934.

Students named from UIS this year are:

Maria Luisa Barajas
Carrie Bauer
Lindsey Bays
Jean Becker
Breann Black
Emily Chase
Candice Clouse
James Cockroft
Nicole Danner
Jen Grace Davis
Tavia Ervin
Daniel James Fox
Matthew Grey
Ben Gurga
Kitty Harris
Carly Hawkins
Andrew Hollingsead
John Kelly
Jason Kennedy
Daniel Kovats
Heidi Lanier
Joseph Miller
Janee Mitchell
Elizabeth Moran
Lateasa Polito
Jeannie Priestley
Vijay Proddhutur
Betsy Quijada
Joseph Rieger IV
Tyson Roan
Heather Shaffer
Jason Stuebe
Barbara Grace Sweatt
Nanette Turner
Elizabeth VonDeBur
Matt Wallace
Brad Ward
Kelly Wingard
Chris Wyant
Christine Zeivel

 

 

    The University of Illinois at Springfield, one of three U of I campuses, is a small, public liberal arts university that offers 42 degree programs – 21 bachelor’s, 20 master’s, and the Doctorate of Public Administration. UIS has a special mission in public affairs and service and is known for extraordinary internships, a wireless campus, extensive online offerings, and a commitment to teaching.
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