NAPERVILLE, Ill. — North Central College celebrated its 148th Commencement on June 8 by conferring degrees on 732 students. Of those students, 628 received bachelor's degrees and 104 earned master's degrees.
The following students from the area received bachelor's degrees:
• Channahon: Kristen Brandenburg and Emily Risher
• Dwight: Joseph Briner
• Elwood: Jaclyn Boyle
• Morris: Justin Anderson, Shane Dare, Matthew Hussey, Carl Monk, Ryan Pletsch and Jennifer Tomala
Founded in 1861, North Central College is an independent, comprehensive college of the liberal arts and sciences that offers more than 55 undergraduate majors and graduate programming in seven areas.