Locals graduate from NIU


DeKALB — Over 1,300 students received their degrees from Northern Illinois University in December. Included among the graduates were the following students from the Rochelle area:
Local students include: Mykayla Page, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, of Chana; Efigenia Arguelles, Bachelor of Arts in Communication -Organizational – Corporate; Taylor Burger, Bachelor of Science in Marketing; Alec Burgess, Bachelor of Science in Accountancy; Damian Garcia, Bachelor of Science in Communication - Organizational – Corporate; Ethan Gruben, Bachelor of Science in Marketing; Brian Heinrich, Bachelor of Arts in English; Frank Moore, Bachelor of General Studies in General Emphasis; Jade Parks, Bachelor of Science in Nursing; Matthew Plyman, Master of Public Admin in Public Administration-Fiscal Administration; Craig Ritchie, Bachelor of Science in Psychology; Hannah Saylor, Bachelor of Science in Nursing; Nedim Tefiku, Bachelor of Science in Operations & Information Management; Laura Vanous, Master of Science in Education in Special Education - Learning Behavior Specialist; Sydney Webster, Bachelor of Arts in Communication - Organizational – Corporate; and Briana Williams, Bachelor of Science in Accountancy, all of Rochelle.
Northern Illinois University is a student-centered, nationally recognized public research university, with expertise that benefits its region and spans the globe in a wide variety of fields, including the sciences, humanities, arts, business, engineering, education, health and law.
Through its main campus in DeKalb, Illinois, and education centers for students and working professionals in Chicago, Hoffman Estates, Naperville, Oregon and Rockford, NIU offers more than 100 courses of study while serving a diverse and international student body of about 19,000. The 17 NIU Huskie athletic teams compete in the Mid-American Conference at the highest NCAA Division I level.
For more information, visit www.niu.edu.