Local students among graduates at UW-Eau Claire

EAU CLAIRE – The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire celebrated the achievements of 694 graduates during commencement proceedings held on Dec. 17 in Zorn Arena. 

Local students who received degrees and their fields of study are:

• From Colfax: Teren Kiekhafer, Business, Bachelor of Business Administration, accounting; Nicole Lauffer, Nursing and Health Sciences, Bachelor of Science in Nursing, nursing; Jared Miller, Business, Bachelor of Business Administration, marketing.

• From Elk Mound: Julie Delikowski, College of Arts and Sciences, Bachelor of Professional Studies, organizational leadership and communication; Bridgett Franz, College of Arts and Sciences, Bachelor of Arts, criminal justice.

• From Glenwood City: Marcus Berends, College of Arts and Sciences, Bachelor of Science degree in mathematics.

A total of 671 students received bachelor’s degrees, including 266 from the College of Arts and Sciences, 137 from the College of Business, 188 from the College of Education and Human Sciences and 80 from the College of Nursing and Health Sciences.

Twenty-three students received Master’s degrees. The graduates included two from the College of Arts and Sciences, 19 from the College of Business and two from the College of Education and Human Sciences.