YOUTH: May 14, 2018

Posted: May. 14, 2018 1:55 pm Updated: May. 14, 2018 2:50 pm


Ottawa, Kan.

Ottawa University

The following students received degrees from Ottawa University: Stacey Ruth Linder, Quincy, master of business administration; Shanti Lynn Bowen, Quincy, history; and Shannon L. Otto, Shelbyville, Mo., master of business administration.

Peru, Neb.

Peru State University

The following student received a degree from Peru State University: Megan Virginia Hooper, Hannibal, Mo., bachelor of science, business administration - marketing.

Bloomington, Ill.

Illinois Wesleyan University

The following students received degrees from Illinois Wesleyan University: Gates Ehrhart, Quincy, business administration; Jordan Eldridge, biology; James Kase, psychology.

Edwardsville, Ill.

Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville

The following students received degrees from SIU-Edwardsville: Ricki Bell, Quincy, nursing; Alex Blickhan, Quincy, nutrition; Austin DeJaynes, Quincy, psychology; Allison Keck, Quincy, nutrition; Scott Lentz, Quincy, civil engineering; Kelli Meyer, Quincy, biological sciences; Jared Reichert, Quincy, business economics and finance; Kelsey Reichert, Quincy, speech language path and audiology; Payton Reichert, Quincy, psychology; Braden Rolsing, Quincy, applied communication studies; Emilee Leffers, Quincy, accountancy; Kaylee Stearns, Barry, elementary education; Tyler Marquess, Fowler, industrial engineering' Delaney Miller, Fowler, pharmacy; Austin Mast, Liberty, civil engineering; Evan Schreacke, Liberty, mechanical engineering; Connor Wolf, Liberty, nursing; Sara Frese, Paloma, speech language pathology.

Oklahoma City, Okla.

University of Central Oklahoma

The following student received a degree from the University of Central Oklahoma: Katie Angelle Richard, Quincy, forensic science and information and operations management – management information systems.

Hays, Kan.

Fort Hays State University

The following student received a degree from the Fort Hays State University: Eric Earon Hoke, a master of Science in health and human performance.



John Wood Community College

Fifty-two students were inducted into John Wood Community College's Alpha Tau Gamma chapter of Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society during a formal ceremony. Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) recognizes and encourages scholarship among students at two-year colleges. Inductees must have completed 12 semester hours of associate degree work, have a grade point average of 3.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale and be currently enrolled at JWCC. Students inducted include:

Augusta: Alyssa Kerker

Barry: Diana Harris, Shelbie Hubbard

Camp Point: Madeline Davis, Brianna Hildebrand, Lynnea Janssen

Coatsburg: Logan Keppner

Fowler: Alyson Genenbacher, Madelyn Heinecke

Hull: Lauren Smith

Liberty: Autumn Buckley, Katlyn Roberts, Reed Tate, Dylan Mast

Mendon: Adam Donley, Haley Miller

Mt. Sterling: Riley Smith

New Salem: Breanna Kelley

Paloma: Matthew Winkeljohn

Perry: Melissa Treadway

Pittsfield: Charlenia Bay, Jason Bryant

Pleasant Hill: Delaynie Robinson

Quincy: Austin Bargen, Ashley Cadwell, Taylor Clark-Stotts, Emily Dreier, Kalah Elliott, Emily Hoebing, Nicholas Hun, Shelby Lacroix, Karen McIntosh, Kelly Obert, Madison Orr, Kyra Percy, Mackenzie Patrick, Sarah Peters, Sabryn Sandstrom, Taylor Scarbrough, Emma Taylor, Nicholas Veile, Hannah Ward, Rachel Wolter

Ursa: McKenna East

West Point: Heaven Rice

Augusta, Mo.: Emily Brinkmann

Hannibal, Mo.: Hieu Hoang

Kahoka, Mo.: Tressa Campbell

Monroe City, Mo.: Lindsy Deming, Sheila Thomas

Palmyra, Mo.: Carley Lovelace

Saverton, Mo.: Kelly Maisel

Macomb, Ill.

Western Illinois University

Anna Fee, a senior from Quincy, was recently awarded the Gordon A. Taylor Student Leadership Award, Ralph H. Wagoner Award for Outstanding Volunteer Service on Behalf of WIU and the Outstanding Executive Board Member in an Organization honors.



Quincy Service League

The Quincy Service League has awarded three $1,000 scholarships to area high school seniors. The Service League supports the scholarships awarded through funds raised at the Holiday Gift Show.

The recipients include:

Kayla Mast, a senior at Quincy High School. She plans to attend Elmhurst College, majoring in Psychology.

Sarah McIntyre, a senior at Quincy High School. She plans to attend the University of Illinois, majoring in Interdisciplinary health sciences.

Shane Ormond, a senior at Liberty High School. He plans to attend Quincy University, majoring in finance.

Springfield, Ill.

Springfield Diocesan Council of Catholic Women

Jenna Zanger of Quincy was one of five recipients of a $500 scholarship from the Springfield Diocesan Council of Catholic Women. The award is based on the applicants who best exemplify the SDCCW's mission values of leadership, faith and service. Zanger is a student at Quincy Notre Dame High School, and plans to attend Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, and major in nursing. She will be honored at the Woman of Distinction Mass and banquet June 16 in Springfield.

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