The University of Wisconsin-Washington County will recognize the accomplishments of 150 students at the annual Commencement ceremony on Thursday evening, May 22.
Students, who have recently completed or will be completing their degree requirements this summer, will be recognized at the ceremony. Fourteen students will receive a four-year bachelor degree and 136 students will receive their two-year associate degrees for the 2013-2014 academic year.
The collaborative bachelor degree program allows students to complete a 4-year degree from UW-Milwaukee and UW-Oshkosh, while attending classes in West Bend.
Students earning a bachelor degree from UW-Milwaukee include:
Cedarburg Emily Repinski, Nursing
Port Washington Alexandra Steffen, Nursing
Richfield Christine Corrus, Nursing
Saukville Matthew Helms, Nursing
Slinger Abigail Godfrey, Nursing
West Bend Jonathan Becker, Nursing; Nadine DeSmidt, Nursing; Sara Helland, Nursing; Elise Peters, Nursing; Micayla Rathke, Nursing; William Schroeder, Communications; Christopher Zurn, Communications
Students earning a bachelor degree from UW-Oshkosh include:
West Bend Daniel Broege, Liberal Studies; Andrew Braun, Organizational Administration
To earn an Associate degree, students must earn at least 60 college credits in five different areas and maintain a 2.0 grade point average (on a scale of 4.0). Associate degrees will be presented to the following students for the 2013/ 2014 school year:
Allenton Zachary Janz, Scott Ritger
Campbellsport Matthew Nickel, Darryl Vogelmann
Cedarburg Nathan Guhl, Katherine Johns, Jessica Mounts, Joshua Pope, Taylor Rappold, Annajo Ratzburg
Colgate Emmy Rostagno
Fond Du Lac Angela Murphy
Fredonia Kyle Gramoll, Marissa Gramoll, Joseph Leiphart
Germantown Michael Bruno, Brian Eschenbacher, Angela Laing, Bridgett Patoka, Rebecca Rieder, Ryan
Grafton Alexander Davis, Kalene Harding, Monica Janczak, Stacie Lubetski, Mark Matthies, Ryan Schmitt, Aimee Schultz, Nathan Sweeney
Hartford Ann Albrecht, Vincent Alvarez, Brett Berger, Kamron Bregantini, Adam Crawford, Daniel Doyle, Jessica Fassbender, Shauna Hanrahan, Kim Hess, Ryan Jaszewski, Peter Kallas, Elvis Manjusak, Kari Miller, Joseph Olivo, Autumn Peterson, Alyssa Polzin, Michael Schimmels, Amber Walls, Cassondra Zoesch
Horicon Alexandra Schneider, Kathlena Schneider
Hubertus Daniel Erickson, Kyle Remich
Iron Ridge Cody Kriewald
Jackson Andrea Ayers, Melanie Chapman, Brandon Gavin, Joseph Huntowski, Brittany Korneli, Candace Martin, Yvonne Schwalen, Scott Zinky
Kewaskum Emily Bergeron, Angela Haskey, Rachel Johnson, Mackenzie Kremer, Laura Kriewaldt, Andrew Schreier, Amber Struck, Sarah Tye
Mayville Taylor Gogert, Rebecca Gundrum, Sheena Rathke
Milwaukee Sarah Aeschliman
Neosho Grant Braunschweig, Jake Drajeske
Port Washington Jessica Klein, Patrick McDonough, Kyle Ross
Richfield Julia Ball, Timothy Baumhardt, Alyssa Capek, Rebecca Reinke
Rubicon Amelia Callies
Saukville Rachel Moore, Karley Schad
Slinger Matthew Heritsch, Sarah Liske, Perry Lynch, Lauren Merten, Adam Otto, April Wagner, Michaela Westenberger
Theresa Jacob Kovacevich
West Bend Grace Beyer, Jade Bollig, Sarah Botting, Brandon Bump, Candice Butzlaff, Maxwell Casper, Delaney Coyne, Emily Debow, Sara Gallitz, James Galow, Nathan Grabinski, Courtney Hahn, Ben Koloski, Maggie Koslowski, Efrain Lopez Flores, Erica Lowden, Erin Malone, Jennifer Mayer, Nicole Merkt, Alora Muckerheide, Sarah O’Neill, Cadie Roberts, Briana Rocheleau, Jessica Ross, Heather Ruplinger, Kelly Sanders, Adam Schneider, Stuart Schneider, Felix Sepulveda-Picon, Jacob Shavlik, Cynthia Spangenberg, Kristen Strunk, Alex Studee, Jessica Swenson, Jordan Thurow, Ernst VonFrankenberg, Walter Woods, Jonathan Wright, Lisa Zeit, Grace Zeit, Kaitlin Zinky, Steven Zychowski
Fort Gordon, GA Patricia Mettile-Derr
Scholarships totaling over $71,000 as well as departmental awards will also be awarded at the ceremony, which begins with a bagpiper led processional at 7pm in the gymnasium. The UW-WC Saxtet will perform prior to the ceremony, (beginning at 6:30pm). No tickets are needed to attend.
For more information about UW-Washington County, contact the Student Affairs office at 262-335-5201. UW-Washington County has a current enrollment of over 950 students and is located at 400 University Drive in West Bend.