UW-WC to Award Degrees

Commencement is Tuesday, May 22
5/21/18
By UW-Washington County

The University of Wisconsin-Washington County will recognize the accomplishments of students during the 2017-18 academic year at the Commencement ceremony on Tuesday, May 22 at 7pm.
Six students have completed a four-year bachelor degree through collaborative programs with UW-Milwaukee and UW-Platteville. They include: 

UW-WC 2017 grads
           2017 UW-WC Graduates

  • Hartford: Baylee Borges, Nursing
  • Jackson: Tyler Dzik, Mechanical Engineering
  • Kewaskum: Casey Krukowski, Mechanical Engineering
  • Milwaukee: Jessica Harbin, Nursing; Whitney Shierk, Nursing
  • West Bend: Thomas Balestrieri, Nursing

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).
There are 119 Associate degree candidates, including: (Note: list is subject to revision after final grades are released.)

           

Allenton: Brittany Seebantz
Campbellsport: Max Read, Jaden Zurn
Cedarburg: Felicity Day-Robinson, Samuel Krause, Clara Levine, Nicole Merkel, Vance Morse, Andrew Robinson, Cheyenne Rodman
Colgate: Rebecca Claas, Briana Ward
Franklin: Keila LaBelle
Fredonia: Daniel Bruder, Matthew Thelen, Daniel Watry
Germantown: Shawn Brown, Joseph Gawrys, Luke Guagliardo, Toreyan Habenicht, Brian Hunter, Kairavi Patel, Zachary Stohlman, Joel Timmerman
Grafton: Atira Boyce, Kaytie Lighthizer, Lauren Litke
Hartford: Nicholas Cole, Tyler Daly, Tiffany Dubey, Alexander Klubertanz, Kayley Lane, Christy McAlpine, Ian Sampson
Horicon: Lucas Gough
Hubertus: Edward Borda, Ashley Courtemanche, Molly Kollath, Thomas Nelson, Karlie Powers
Hustisford: Rachel McKinley
Iron Ridge: Abigail Schulz
Jackson: Shane Flynn, Rick Knoske, Ezekiel Malchow, John Rapavi, Morgan Vechart, Alexa Zwieg
Juneau: Elizabeth Tillou
Kewaskum: Gabrielle Cass, Jacob Duff, Jeffrey Evans, Linnea Grogan, Jacob Keller, Joyce Mendoza
Mayville: Katelyn VanRaden
Menomonee Falls: Shaun Aili, Ty Doffek, Tyrus Welch
Mequon: Jack Koskinen, John Lane   
Milwaukee: Shakeya Davis, Javon Williams
Port Washington: Shelby Brown, Emily Sinner
Reeseville: Amber Lance
Richfield: Allison Gross
Rubicon: Collin Gundrum, Melissa Klein
Saukville: Troy Burris, Julia Rutkowski
Slinger: Daniel Clinton, Selena Heiman, Brendon Hoffmann, Sarah Nagel, Nicholas Prokopwics, Jonathan Punko
West Bend: Trevor Abel, Kevin Albrecht, Clayton Bartz, Audra Brandenburg, Maxwell Brown, Tanner Bury, Alexander Daugherty, Sydney De Selm, Ashley Dickmann, Peter Fehring, Kathryn Flynn, Shawn Funmaker, Andrew Gebler, Whitney Harmon, George Kalioras, Austin Koehler, Ana Komro, Thomas Larscheidt, Jacob Lenz, Hannah Luckow, Joseph Ludke, Jared Mitchell, Kirthia Nelson, Shaun Oelerich, Jade Rogge, Vanessa Sawatzke, Abigail Schmidt, Alexander Schmidt, Jordan Singer, Brittany Smith, Megan Swope, Kristen Thate, Rachel Uhren, Amber Vanlangen, Jaymes Wenzlaff, Holly Wergin, Amber Wolfgram, Janice Woods, Morgan Wren, Danielle Yocum, Victoria Zich         

The keynote speaker is Dr. Cathy Sandeen, Chancellor of the UW Colleges and UW Extension and the student speaker is UW-WC Student Government President, Katelyn VanRaden of Mayville. Special awards include Outstanding Alumnus of the Year award, which will be presented to City of West Bend Fire Chief, Gerald Kudek. In addition, Economics Professor Larry Gomes, will be recognized for his 39 years of teaching and service to the campus.

UW-Washington County is located at 400 University Drive in West Bend. No tickets are needed to attend the event. 

Contact

Sue Bausch, Regional Director of Communications
2623355233