RTHS alumna graduates from U of I with PhD in neuroscience


CHAMPAIGN — Rochelle Township High School alumna Megan (Sieg) Woodbury has graduated from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign with a PhD in neuroscience.

Megan is a 2010 graduate of RTHS and a 2014 graduate of Northern Illinois University. At NIU, she earned a BS in biology, a BA in. psychology and a minor in chemistry. Megan married Matthew Woodbury in June 2020.

Dr. Megan has accepted a postdoc position with Northeastern University in Boston.

The Woodburys reside in Springfield, Illinois where Matthew attends medical school.