* Indiana Wesleyan University
Ten students from Clay County were among the 1,445 students who received degrees during graduation ceremonies Aug. 8, at Indiana Wesleyan University's main campus in Marion.
Brazil: LeeAnn Hamblen, Associate of Science Business; Lori Horrall, Master of Science Management; Traci Miller, Master of Education; Robert Solomon, Master of Business Administration Applied Management,
Bowling Green: Kelly Marsh, Associate of Science Business,
Clay City: Kerry Chadwell, Associate of Science Business; Tressa Dyer, Bachelor of Science Management; April Hadley, Associate of Science Business,
Cory: Kari Seymour, Exercise Science Bachelor of Science, and
Harmony: Janet Hagemier, Master of Education
Indiana Wesleyan University is an evangelical Christian comprehensive university of The Wesleyan Church, which has its world headquarters in Indianapolis.
The University was founded in 1920 and is committed to liberal arts and professional education.
* Brianne Arvin
Brianne Arvin of Huntinton Beach, Calif., was named to the second semester honors dean's list for the 2008-09 academic year. Students who attain honors must have finished at least the equivalent of four full courses (12 hours) and achieved a grade point average of 3.6 on a scale of 4.0.
Arvin, a graduate of Northview High School, is the daughter of Ms. Kim Greer. She is a junior Fashion Design and Product Development major at Stephens College.
Stephens College, established in 1833, is historically committed to meeting the changing needs of women. Stephens engages students in an innovative educational experience focused on pre-professional fields and the performing arts, and grounded in the liberal arts.
* Stephen Matthew Gantner
Stephen Matthew Gantner, Brazil recently graduated from the Savannah College of Art and Design with a Master of Arts degree in interactive design/game development.
SCAD is a private, nonprofit, accredited institution that offers a choice of degree programs in 45 major and more than 50 minors. The career preparation of each student is nurtured and cultivated by more than 600 professors with extraordinary academic credentials and valuable professional experience.
Utilities District of Western Indiana REMC supports its communities by promoting the education of local students.
One of the ways the cooperative promotes education is through the UDWI REMC Scholarship program.
Five hundred dollar scholarships are awarded annually in each of the director districts to selected applicants.
This year's recipients were honored at a reception in July. Recipients included Orry Heffner, David Gray, Rebecca Bayens, Kayla Hendrix, Elizabeth Carpenter, Amy Richmond, Michael Myers, Rachel Mowery and Erin Wilson.
For more information about the scholarship programs, call the REMC office at 812-384-4446 or 1-800-489-7362.