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Published: Friday, Aug. 8, 2014 10:02 p.m. CST

U of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Dean’s List announced

Joshua Joseph of Morris has been named to the Dean’s List at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee for the Spring 2014 semester. Joseph is an engineering and computer science major.

UWM is the second largest university in Wisconsin, with about 28,000 students.

More than 980 named to Eastern Illinois Dean’s List

More than 980 undergraduate students have been named to Eastern Illinois University’s Spring 2014 Dean’s List including eight local students.

The Deans’ List at EIU recognizes undergraduates with a declared major whose academic performance has been excellent. Students who achieve a GPA of 3.80 to 4.00 while completing a minimum of 12 graded semester hours, excluding credit/no credit grades, in a fall or spring semester are named to the Dean’s List.

Ashley Lamb, Heather Lamb, Eric Wagner, Kristen Dunbar, Paige Cordrey and Samantha Ehret of Morris; Cameron Stone of Coal City; and Emily Adair of Diamond were all added to the list.

St. Mary’s College Dean’s List released

Saint Mary’s College named Grace Kumor of Morris to the Dean’s List for the spring 2014 semester. Kumor is the daughter of Stanley and Marcie Kumor of Morris.

To earn academic honors at Saint Mary’s a student must achieve a grade point average of at least 3.6 on a 4.0 scale, have at least 12 graded credit hours, no incompletes and no grades lower than a C.

Eastern Illinois Spring 2014 grads awarded

Degrees have now been officially awarded to more than 1,325 Spring 2014 graduates at Eastern Illinois University.

Local graduates are Ashley Lamb, Brett Clauson, Christopher Korst, Eric Wagner, Jared Kopczick, Kristen Dunbar and Matthew Housman of Morris; and Corinne Benson of Coal City.

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