Shelbyville Daily Union

Education

February 4, 2014

3 named to McKendree University honors lists

McKendree University

LEBANON, IL -- Three area students were named to McKendree University’s honors lists for the fall 2013 semester.

Named were: Morgan Myers, Beecher City, President’s List; Jonathan Becker, Strasburg, President’s List; and Charley Lett, Pana, Dean’s List.

To be eligible for the President’s List, a student must achieve a perfect 4.0 grade point average for the term. To be eliglible for the Dean’s List, a student must earn a grade point average of 3.60 or higher for the term.

McKendree University is a College of Distinction, among “America’s 100 Best College Buys,” and recognized as a “Military Friendly School” by Victory Media for 2014. Founded in 1828, the historic Lebanon, Ill., campus is 25 miles from downtown St. Louis. McKendree also has campuses in Louisville and Radcliff, Ky., and offers programs at Scott Air Force Base and other sites throughout Illinois and Kentucky. www.mckendree.edu

Illinois College

JACKSONVILLE, IL -- Virginia Johnson of Beecher City, Ill., was named to Illinois College Fall 2013 dean’s list. Johnson is a graduate of Vandalia Community High School and a senior at Illinois College.

Candidates for the dean’s list must complete at least 14 semester hours and post a grade point average of 3.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale. All grades must be C or better, and no more than one C grade is allowed.

Founded in 1829, Illinois College is a residential liberal arts college fostering academic excellence rooted in opportunities for experiential learning while preparing students for lifelong success.

MacMurray College

JACKSONVILLE, IL – Hollie Schultz of Shelbyville was named to the Dean’s List for the fall semester 2013 at MacMurray College in Jacksonville, IL.

Schultz is a junior majoring in biology. She is the daughter of Tommy and Jill Schultz.

To be named to the Dean’s List, a student must have a 3.5 grade-point average for the term and be a full-time student with 12 hours or more of credit.

Text Only
Education
  • 4-H members compete in State Master Showmanship Contest On Friday August 8, 4-H members from counties all over Illinois competed at the State Fair at the Master Showmanship Contest.Included in those who competed were 4-Hers from all the counties in Unit 19. Jesse Campbell represented Coles County, Ellie W

    August 15, 2014

  • Eastern Ilinois Dean's List released CHARLESTON, IL -- More than 980 undergraduate students have been named to Eastern Illinois University’s Spring 2014 Dean’s List. The Deans’ List at EIU recognizes undergraduates with a declared major whose academic performance has been excellent. Stu

    August 12, 2014

  • Kirkbride graduates University of Iowa IOWA CITY, IA -- Geri Kirkbride, a native of Pana, IL, received a PHD-Nursing degree from the University of Iowa at the close of the 2014 spring semester.Approximately 5,000 degrees were awarded at the end of the semester.

    August 12, 2014

  • 081214 Griesemer Kiwanis scholarship pic No Headline Provided Monica Griesemer is presented with a $500 scholarship check from members of the Shelbyville Kiwanis Club. Pictured from left are Eldon Gourley, Stanley Spesard, Griesemer, Jake Hankins, and Craig Hillyer.

    August 12, 2014 1 Photo

  • Area students graduate from St. John's College SPRINGFIELD – St. John’s College is proud to announce May graduates from the Department of Nursing. The graduates will receive a Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing degree and are eligible to take the state board test for their RN licensure. The graduat

    August 5, 2014

  • Lake Land holds pinning ceremony Thirty-four new practical nurses were welcomed to the nursing field at a recent pinning ceremony held at Lake Land College.The Practical Nursing Program is a three-consecutive-semester program that includes classroom, skills laboratory and clinical e

    August 5, 2014

  • EIU announces spring graduates Degrees have now been officially awarded to more than 1,325 Spring 2014 graduates at Eastern Illinois University.Students were certified by their respective deans as having completed all requirements leading to the awarding of degrees.Graduates from

    August 5, 2014

  • SHS orientation to be held Aug.19 A freshmen - new student orientation will be held at Shelbyville High School on Tuesday, August 19, from 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.All students and parents are encouraged to attend.The evening will start in the auditorium. Students will have a chance to find c

    August 5, 2014

  • Banks earns degree from Western Governors SALT LAKE CITY – David Banks of Findlay has received his Master of Science Information Security Assurance from Western Governors University. The university held its 27th semi-annual commencement ceremony in Salt Lake City on July 12 and celebrated th

    August 5, 2014

  • 080114 tar wars contest pic 2 Robertson teaches peers about tobacco dangers MOWEAUQUA -- Jarrett Roberson, the Illinois state winner int he 2014 Tar Wars Poster contest, recently traveled to Washington, D.C. for the national poster contest awards ceremony.Tar Wars is a tobacco prevention program that brings local family phys

    August 1, 2014 2 Photos