Josh Chittum graduated with honors May 15, 2010 from the University of Missouri School of Journalism. He received a degree in magazine writing, a multicultural certificate, and minors in political science and psychology. He currently works for the University of Missouri Department of Publications and Alumni Communication. He plans on staying in Columbia, and any job offers would be appreciated. He is the grandson of Everett and Joann Goss.
Indiana Wesleyan University
One student from Clay County was among the 2,050 students who received degrees during graduation ceremonies May 1, 2010, at Indiana Wesleyan University's main campus in Marion.
Graduating was Derik Tipton, 2670 W. State Road 340, Brazil, with a Masters in 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.
More than 3,200 students are enrolled in traditional programs on the university's main campus in Marion. Another 12,200 adult learners attend classes at education centers in Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio and online.
Anderson University announced its dean's list for the spring semester of the 2009-10 academic year.
To be named to the dean's list, a student must earn a semester grade-point average of 3.5 or higher on a scale of 4.0
Local student Taylor Marvin Lubinski was on the list.
Anderson University is a private, four-year Christian liberal arts institution of approximately 2,700 undergraduate and graduate students. Established in 1917 by the Church of God, the university offers more than 60 undergraduate majors and graduate programs in business, music, nursing, education and theology.