305 UNMC students to receive diplomas during commencement ceremonies

December 14, 2017

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Note: Some students choose not to be listed in the news release below but they are counted in the total number of graduates.

A commencement ceremony will be held Dec. 15 for 305 University of Nebraska Medical Center students. The students are graduating from one of three colleges -- nursing, public health, allied health professions - or from the Graduate College. The ceremony will be held at 2 p.m. in the Witherspoon Concert Hall at Joslyn Art Museum.

 

Below is a list of students and their hometowns.

 

UNMC College of Nursing Omaha Division

Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Blair -- Mallory Smolinski

Boelus -- Alicia Rogers

Cozad -- Estrella Monrroy (With Distinction)

Gering -- Melissa Langenberg

Hastings -- Emily Grealish (With High Distinction)

Howells -- Sidney Blum (With Distinction)

Kearney -- Helen Albrecht (With High Distinction), Keely Envick

Leigh -- Kristin Henggeler (With Distinction)

Lincoln -- Leah Dank, Jocelyn Hellman, Sidney Hoff (With High Distinction)

Mitchell -- Jennie Robbins

Norfolk -- Stephanie Alvarez

North Platte -- Emily Luenenborg (With High Distinction)

Ogallala -- Daniel Nielsen

Omaha --  Zachary Beerman, Peter Chambers, Aasia Fortier (With Highest Distinction), Arica Hauger (With High Distinction), Lauren Longacre, Angelica Marquez, Olivia O'Hara, Christine Smith, Daniel Smith, Melissa Sondag

O'Neill -- Shaylee Laursen (With Distinction), Paige Taylor

Palmer -- Kaelee Stone (With High Distinction)

Tecumseh -- Laynee Davison

Wahoo -- Nicole Pearson

 

Coronado, CA -- Kelsey Good

Glendora, CA -- Derek Anderson (With Highest Distinction)

Livermore, CA -- Zoe Ashcraft

Los Angeles, CA -- Ashley Hamrick

Johnston, IA -- Taylor Kavaya

Lake Orion, MI -- Linnea Berriman

Minneota, MN -- Cory Drietz

Stet, MO -- Melissa Feild

Grand Forks, ND -- Jaiden Hansen

Reno, NV -- Ryan Bristol (With Highest Distinction)

Vermilion, OH -- Daniel Eberle (With Distinction)

Beaverton, OR -- Hailey Page (With Highest Distinction)

Sioux Falls, SD -- Kaitlyn Barker

Winneconne, WI -- Natasha Clark

Gillette, WY -- Angela Benson

 

UNMC College of Nursing

Master of Science in Nursing

Bellevue -- Janette Stallings

Crofton -- Anne Hofer

Kenesaw -- Kelsey Brisbin

Lincoln -- Sabrina Hellbusch

Tilden -- Jennifer Rystrom

 

Hoyt, KS -- Sheila Love

Smith Center, KS -- Chelsie Sutton

 

UNMC College of Nursing

Post Masters Certificate in Nursing

Omaha -- Anna Fuder-Boehm

 

UNMC College of Nursing

Doctor of Nursing Practice

Bancroft -- Jennifer Bierbaum

 

South English, IA -- Tilly Schmidt

 

UNMC College of Allied Health Professions

Bachelor of Science (MILITARY)

Omaha -- Cassandra Day

South Sioux City -- Edwin Suaza

 

Cottonwood, AZ -- Ryan Boudreau

Mesa, AZ -- Justin Cooper

Salinas, CA -- Antonio Zavala

Harwinton, CT -- Kristen Heavens

Cave Spring, GA -- Kevin Floyd

Idaho Falls, ID -- Cole Landon

Taylorville, IL -- Marjorie Evans

Lawrenceburg, IN -- Parker Gillespie

Avon, ME -- Ashley Dalessandro

Saint Peter, MO -- Ashley Albright

Matthews, NC -- John Long

Manchester, NH -- Shazreena Furlough

Alamogordo , NM -- Jason Lamm

Bellevue, OH -- Jonathan Eubanks

Edmond, OK -- Jonathan Richardson

Bend, OR -- Michelle Geffert, Hattie Piske

Greenville, SC -- Luigi Chemell

Kingsport, TN -- Brian Caston

Nashville , TN -- Brian Fox

Auburn, WA -- Matthew Diotte

 

Guam -- Alria Delacruz

 

UNMC College of Allied Health Professions

Bachelor of Science in Medical Imaging & Therapeutic Science

Laurel -- Kylie Owen

 

Louisville, KY -- Kimberly Buckman

Seattle, WA -- Asa McDonald

Vicksburg, MS -- Carol Ford

 

Thailand -- Navapun Agustin

 

UNMC College of Allied Health Professions

Post Baccalaureate Certificate of Health Professions Teaching and Technology

Omaha -- Lorena Baccaglini

 

UNMC College of Allied Health Professions

Master of Perfusion Science

Midland, TX -- Madison Ropp

 

UNMC College of Allied Health Professions

Master of Physician Assistant Studies (MILITARY)

Fairbanks, AK -- Robert Holley

Bullhead City, AZ -- Jeffrey Rollman

Prescott, AZ -- Megan Silveus

Menifee, CA -- Roden Quibuyen

Arvada, CO -- Rockford Salbato

Marianna, FL -- Christopher Gardner

Terre Haute, IN -- Justin Bensinger

Lawrence, KS -- Keith Janda

Brevard, NC -- Ashley McCall

Putnam Station, NY -- Teryn Granger

Rochester, NY -- Vincent Proctor

Cleveland, OH -- Mercedes Lawson

McMinnville, OR -- Joshua Johansen

Greenville, SC -- Melissa Klukkert

Lexington, SC -- Shannon Delahoy

The Woodlands, TX -- Danielle Miltenberg

Kettle Falls, WA -- Jonathan Clemons

Port Townsend, WA -- Noah Russell

 

UNMC College of Allied Health Professions

Master of Physician Assistant Studies

Elkhorn -- Brittany Smelser

Fremont -- Jose Nuno, Brooke Sajevic

Grand Island -- Brenna Rasmussen, Taryn Trosper

Greenwood -- Alysha Garber

Kearney -- Brittany Conroy (With Distinction), Kayla James

Lincoln -- Megan Foss (With High Distinction), Laura Freese, Erin Snyder, Sarah White, Jessica Wright

Minden -- Kaelyse Clapper

Monroe -- Kelsey Cherry (With Highest Distinction)

Norfolk -- Kalynn Borer, Tyler Maguire (With High Distinction)

North Platte -- Ross Rasmussen, Ryan Sowle, Brooke Weilage

Omaha -- Sydney Brouillette, Ashley Christianson, Ryan Houser, Trisha Quon, Mohammed Shakir, Kristine Spears, Efrat Tsabari,

Osceola -- Lindsay Peterson

Papillion -- Marisa Braddock

Pickrell -- Ashley Wallen

Spalding -- Kayla Rankin (With Distinction)

West Point -- Lindsey Schutte

Wymore -- Elisa Zeiss

 

Trabuco Canyon -- Lauren Akahoshi

Aurora, CO -- Lauren Dethomas

Basalt, CO -- Megan Southward

Denver, CO -- Benjamin Wilkerson

Littleton, CO -- Hannah Baird

Hamburg, IA -- Bianca Patel

Holstein, IA -- Heidi Lindstad

Sioux City, IA -- Shelby Hackett, Christina Jensen

La Grange, IL -- David Wisthuff (With High Distinction)

Baileyville, KS -- Jamison Macke

Kingman, KS -- Amelia Govert

Overland Park, KS -- Taylor Vaughn

Topeka, KS -- Sarah Franklin (With High Distinction), Jana Schwartz

Plymouth, MI -- Laura Kushner

Williamstown, VT -- Samantha Kaftan (With High Distinction)

 

UNMC Graduate College

Master of Science

Fremont -- Leslie Ellingson

 

Cary, NC -- Jacob Stadiem

Wichita, KS -- Kelsey White

 

UNMC Graduate College

Doctor of Philosophy

Columbus -- Crystal Epstein

Kearney -- Matthew Ingersoll

Omaha -- Molly McCarthy, Julia Sommer, Kristin Wipfler

 

Conyers, GA -- Jaime Abrego

Elliott, IA -- Rita Million

Odebolt, IA -- Katherine Olson-Johnson

Newton, KS -- Caroline Robb

Bethlehem, KY -- Brittany Corley

St. Louis, MO -- Megan Bosch

Dayton, OH -- Jonathan Ali

Canton, SD -- Lynn White

Sioux Falls, SD -- Barbara Swenson

El Paso, TX -- Jacob Contreras

 

China -- Jingpeng Liu, Xiangmin Lv, Li Yuan

Guatemala -- Vivian Ibañez

India -- Premila Devi Leiphrakpam, Rhishikesh Thakare

 

UNMC College of Public Health

Certificate in Public Health

Fremont -- Jazmin Yacaman Struble

Omaha -- Lourdes Secola

 

Belleville, KS -- Megan Holmes

Niles, OH -- Amanda Kis

Rapid City, SD -- Sean Jackson

Mason, WI -- Sara Wartman

Montgomery, WV -- Brian Madison

 

UNMC College of Public Health

Master of Public Health

Bellevue -- Jessica Semin

Grand Island -- Gina Schwieger

Lincoln -- Kandy Do, Sarah Preston

Norfolk -- Mariah Morgan

Omaha -- Michelle Beacom-Claborn, Emma Frost-Briley, Roger Gonzales, Matthew Holt

Papillion -- Donna Jordan

 

Placentia, CA -- Kushal Karan

Princeton, IA -- Liene Topko

 

Cameroon -- Tatiana Tchouankam Tchatchouang Lowe

Columbia -- Bibiana Carvajal Suarez

Korea -- Eun Hee Kwon

Nigeria -- Mariam Taiwo

Oman -- Sultan Al Balushi

Saudi Arabia -- Anas Almatrafi

 

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