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NUHS Holds August Commencement Ceremonies

by Aug 18, 2011

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More than eighty individuals received diplomas and certificates at recent commencement ceremonies held at National University of Health Sciences.

College of Allied Health Sciences

The College of Allied Health Sciences was proud to host National University’s President, Dr. James F. Winterstein as its nuhs graduates commencement ceremonycommencement speaker, and awarded degrees and certificates to the the following individuals:

Graduates of the Bachelor of Science Degree
Lance Alquran
Eric Anderson
Ryan M. Bakosh (summa cum laude)
Lorinda Jean Bricker
Gian C. Iannuccilli (summa cum laude)
Penny Marie Lay
Jason William Ptak (valedictorian)
Sarah Elizabeth Russ (salutatorian)
Amandeep Singh Sangha (summa cum laude)
Brandon John Smith

Graduates of the Massage Therapy Certification Program
Mallory Jean Andrews
Kathryn A. Arguijo
Ana M. Cervantes
Dina Flores (valedictorian)
Kimberly Lynn Helton (valedictorian)
Debra A. Hill
Linzi Elizabeth Johnston
Rachel Megan Klein
Linda A. Marble
Margarite L. Ortega* (valedictorian)
Meggan M. Payne
Erica Sierra
Caitlin V. Spencer (valedictorian)
Robert M. Steele, IV*
Ellen Vasauskas
Carmella Ann Vocalino
Chelsey Marie Wilbur
Trista A. Wilson
(* also completed the chiropractic assistant program)

College of Professional Studies

The College of Professional Studies welcomed David W. Tretter, M.P.A., the current president of the Federation of Independent Illinois College and Universities as its honored commencement speaker. As the Federation president, Mr. Tretter is responsible for coordinating the state and federal public policy advocacy efforts of 57 Illinois private, non-profit, independent institutions of higher education. In addition, he serves as the key liaison to the Illinois General Assembly, both K-12 and higher education agencies, and the media.

The following is a list of the graduates awarded degrees from the College of Professional Studies:

Graduates of the Chiropractic Medicine Program
Lukumonu Ayodele Adisa
Raqaq Aderemi Alebiosu
Nicole Desireé Beavers
Douglas R. Black
Kelly Sue Bond
Benjamin Robert Butwin (valedictorian)
John Quentin Carlson
Daniel Patrick Catarello
Toni Grace Cherney
Matt Russell DeVreugd (salutatorian)
Chase Stephen Fifarek
Mariangie Franceschi Rios
Sarah Marie Graef
Holly Catherine Guttersohn (cum laude)
Kathryn Rose Hemmerich (cum laude)
Seung-Hyun Jung
Schweta V. Kasbekar
Yuri Korvatko (summa cum laude)
Benjamin Reeves Long
Roberto Lopez, Jr.
Jeffrey William Louis
Patrick Ryan Malartsik
Charles Andrew Maldonado
Nick C. Mallios
Michael William McKellar
Michaela Ivanova Michaylova
Julien Mignon (summa cum laude)
James Brian Morosky
Steven James Paling
Robert M. Press (cum laude)
Seungyeup Ro
Eric J. Spicher
Pietro Tinnirello
Truvae Bernetta White
Lesley Yan Wong
Dominika T. Zahradnicek

Graduates of the Naturopathic Medicine Program
Raynette Ilg
Jeffrey S. Kovacich
Thuy Trang Tran

Graduates of the Master of Science in Acupuncture Program
Katie Lynne Gregory (valedictorian)
Holly Catherine Guttersohn (salutatorian)
Laura Mendoza
Amey Jagdish Muzumdar

Graduates of the Master of Science in Oriental Medicine Program
Gregory Golden (salutatorian)
Elizabeth Spicher (valedictorian)

Graduates of the Master of Science in Advanced Clinical Practice
Rashid A. Abu-Shanab
Delilah A. Anderson
Patricia Ann Coe
Anna Jurik
Charles W. Lindquist, Jr.
Jennifer Ma
Gregory Young Markley
Anna Marie Messina
Bahia Al-Salihi Ohlsen
Tari S. Reinke
Tina Marie Slater
Robert J. Zoboski

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