May 29, 2022  
ARCHIVED 2015-16 SG&PS Undergraduate Catalog 
    
ARCHIVED 2015-16 SG&PS Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Degrees Awarded


 

*** Summa Cum Laude (top three percent)
** Magna Cum Laude (next five percent)
* Cum Laude (next seven percent)

Class of 2014- August Graduates

August 15, 2014

Jessica Anne Albracht, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
* Aaron J. Aupperle, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts Studies
Lindsey M. Barta, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
* Lucas Alan Batenhorst, Grand Island, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Accounting
Ryan C. Bauer, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Samantha Bogers, Kearney, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Human Relations
Amy L. Brezenski, Grand Island, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Human Relations
Micah J. Caldwell, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Ashley Cordier, Norfolk, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Graphic Design
Margo A. Cox, Albion, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Human Relations
Cassandra M. Dunbar, Hallam, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Anne E. Ellis, York, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Human Relations
Jennifer L. Hartman, Crete, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Communication
Jessica D. Hegemann, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Communication
Jason R. Heindryckx, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Tommy J. Heth, Shelton, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts Studies
* Vickie A. Jenkins, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Paralegal Studies
* Logan M. Kampsnider, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Science in Information Systems Management
Jennifer Anne Meister, Grand Island, NE, Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Brenda J. Milne, O'Neill, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Kathy Jean Morlok, Columbus, NE, Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Lindy K. Mosel, Aurora, NE, Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Blake Jordan Munson, Columbus, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Alexis J. Platt, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Zabrina R. Roussan, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Machelle R. Sanchez, Omaha, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Graphic Design
Lacey S. Snyder, Hickman, NE, Bachelor of Science in Nursing
* Daniel L. Stewart, Fairbury, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Accounting
Navil L. Valdez, Grand Island, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Public Administration

Class of 2015 - December and May Graduates

December 14, 2014 and May 10, 2015

Jacklyn L. Anderson, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Adam J. Armstrong, Grand Island, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Alexis Axtell-Failor, Crete, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Human Relations
Bradley A. Bailey, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Lane L. Barnason, Omaha, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Jacob R. Bauer, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Melissa V. Beard, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Communication & Art
William J. Beberniss, Grand Island, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Public Administration
Heather Behmerwohld, Mason City, NE, Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Casey M. Beltran, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Science in Information Systems Management
* Terran L. Benes, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
* Lee A. Benson, Columbus, NE, Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies in Business
* Sara A. Bowley, Burwell, NE, Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Rick J. Brazau, Jr., Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Jennifer Nicole Brunk, Grand Island, NE, Bachelor of Science in Nursing  
Nichole L. Bubak, Grand Island, NE, Bachelor of Science in Nursing  
Allison J. Burris, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Accounting
Ronald Lee Buskirk, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Nathan A. Butzke, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Human Relations
** Jennifer Erin Campbell, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Science in Liberal Arts Studies
* Leticia Meza Casarin, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
* Joshua L. Chapman, Wood River, NE, Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies in Business
Raquel D. Chavez, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
* Nathan Riley Chrastil, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts Studies
Britta D. Church, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
* Lameakia M. Collier, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business & Human Relations
Sara A. Crisp, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Abbygail R. Cronin, Pleasanton, NE, Bachelor of Science in Nursing  
Taylor Cruse, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Adam P. Daharsh, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
*** Michaela Renee Davis, Grand Island, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Accounting
Angelique D. Dean, Bennet, NE, Bachelor of Science in Allied Health
Sheena Bredthauer DeBoer, Grand Island, NE, Bachelor of Science in Nursing  
Shelly M. DeBuhr, Omaha, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Human Relations
Paula S. Denton, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Communication
Laura Deterding, Cairo, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Human Relations
Fabiola Torres Dimas, Crete, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Human Relations
Katherine E. Donahoo, Grand Island, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Human Relations
Erin N. Drickey, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Human Relations
Jason A. Eberly, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Anna M. Ellis, Hastings, NE, Bachelor of Science in Nursing  
*** Kara D. Ellis, Alma, NE, Bachelor of Science in Allied Health
Leah Anne Fairbanks, Grand Island, NE, Bachelor of Science in Nursing  
Sanjin Fejzic, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Graphic Design
Jennifer L. Fischer, Hastings, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
* Tiffany Ann Fitzke, Hastings, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Accounting
*** Andrea M. Fras, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Graphic Design
Jacey D. Gale, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
* Emilio Enrique Garza, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Science in Information Systems Management
Nicole D. Giebelhaus, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Human Relations
Andrew J. Glenn, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Science in Information Systems Management
** Mekayla J. Grant, Weston, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Graphic Design
*** Anita L. Greenwood, Alda, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Accounting
** Jonathan Frank Haack, Grand Island, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Accounting
Amy J. Hall, Phillips, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
James P. Hannon, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Public Administration
** Tracy Lyn Hansen, Grand Island, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Communication
Timothy J. Herman, Crete, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts Studies
*** Sara L. Hernandez, Kearney, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Laurie A. Hosack, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Accounting & Professional Studies in Business
* Sarinah Huynh, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Human Relations
Boris Ilic, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Andrew Jablonski, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Human Relations
Michael Deloy Jahnke, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Public Administration
Benjamin D. Johnson, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Megan Brooke Johnson, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Human Relations
Kasey J. Kadavy, David City, NE, Bachelor of Science in Information Systems Management
Linda J. Kattes, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Communication
* Ryan W. Keaschall, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Human Relations
Travis D. Keating, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Science in Information Systems Management
Clayton J. Kemnitz, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Genna R. Kiser, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Science in Allied Health
Tina Marie Kleint, Grand Island, NE, Bachelor of Science in Nursing  
Jared L. Koch, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
* Adam Koehn, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
* Erin M. Koger, Grand Island, NE, Bachelor of Science in Nursing  
Logniabari Queen Konne, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Public Administration
Courtney M. Krebs, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Communication
Amanda M. Kreft, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business & Human Relations
Rebecca M. Kucera, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Science in Allied Health
James Tharjiath Kuon, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Carrie M. Kuta, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Science in Nursing  
* Jeremy J. Lackey, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Public Administration
Roni J. Larmeu, Beatrice, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Human Relations
*** Jeff J. Larson, Eagle, NE, Bachelor of Science in Information Systems Management
Nicholas R. Lauer, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Julie A. Lauritzen, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Accounting
Zachary Glendon Deems Leech, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
** Jessica L. Lindhurst, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Cindy M. Lingenfelter, Arlington, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Lyubov I. Logvinenko, Waverly, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Communication
Nathaniel G. Loseke, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Precious Unique Loving, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Human Relations & Criminal Justice
* Holly M. Lowell, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Christina Lynn Magorian, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Graphic Design
** Edouarisse Kombat Mantsanguissi, Grand Island, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Accounting
Sara D. Marthaler, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Human Relations
Andrew J. Martin, Columbus, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Public Administration
Mary Maser, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice
* Chelsea M. McCoy, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Human Relations
* Seth Charles McDougall, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Science in Information Systems Management
Sarah M. McManaman, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice
Dyanne Lynn Medlock, Grand Island, NE, Bachelor of Science in Nursing  
Samantha Mejia-Ostermann, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice
*** Mary Hope Mick, Wymore, NE, Bachelor of Science in Information Systems Management
*** Amy R. Miles, Omaha, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Graphic Design
Navneet Minhas, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
* Roberta Moller, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts Studies
Tracy L. Moore, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Human Relations
Madisen Amanda Mudge, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Human Relations
Chinh D. Nguyen, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Science in Information Systems Management
Stephen D. Nicholson, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Science in Information Systems Management
Cody W. Nystrom, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
*** Diana J. Oglesby, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Communication
Sara A. Ohlrich, Fremont, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Eric J. Ojeda, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Jacqueline M Osentowski, Grand Island, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Paige Jordan Owen, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Brandi J. Pedersen, Grand Island, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Elizabeth Nicole Perry, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies in Business
Jennifer A. Petersen, Omaha, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Carlie Jean Pfeifer, Grand Island, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Truc T. Pham, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Melanie A. Pigeon, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Human Relations
*** Matthew Alan Plessman, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Justin David Podany, O'Neill, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice
Sara K. Prescott, Visalia, CA, Bachelor of Arts in Human Relations
Brandon J. Proffitt, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Human Relations
Kristina T. Radicia, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Human Relations
Sarah E. Ranslem, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Science in Nursing  
Megan M. Redman, Parker, CO, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
** April D. Reed, Columbus, NE, Bachelor of Science in Nursing  
** Rochelle D. Reese, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Human Relations
Charlotte M. Remmers, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Aubrey Kristen Ressel, Bellevue, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Human Relations
Dustin J. Riblett, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Michelle A. Rice, Omaha, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice
Kalyn E. Rieken, Seward, NE, Bachelor of Science in Nursing  
Cheryl S. Rodriguez, Adams, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
* Farrah L. Rosentreader, Mason City, NE, Bachelor of Science in Nursing  
** Rondee R. Roth, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
*** SuAnn Marie Saathoff, Beatrice, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Renee S. Savidge, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Accounting
Alex C. Scheuler, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Communication
Kathryn K. Schildt, Pleasant Dale, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Jennifer Julie Schmitz, Kearney, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Human Relations
Linsee N. Schoenherr, Colon, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Anthony R. Scholer, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Human Relations
Leasa D. Seda, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Accounting
Melissa L. Shipman, Hastings, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Human Relations
Michael Shottenkirk, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Tyler J. Shreve, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Janel N. Smith, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Paralegal Studies
Jeremiah A. Spang, Cortland, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Ron Stadler, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Cheryl L. Swenson, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Human Relations
Gareth M. Swift, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Aly Sylvester, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Janelle L. Taylor, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
*** Barbara A. Tegley, Cortland, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Accounting
Ashley C. Tetherow, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice
Wiyual T. Thach, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Cordara Darnez Thompson, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Accounting
Jamie L. Thompson, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Communication
Joshua A. Thompson, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Communication
Sara Jean Tichota, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Cortney D. Treptow, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice
Hillary Umland, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts Studies
* Ashley N. Unzicker, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
Nicolette R. Vaandering, Milford, NE, Bachelor of Science in Nursing  
Annie M. VanDeventer, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Communication
* Lena E. Vasa, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Business
*** Michael Joseph Vaughn, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Science in Information Systems Management & Graphic Design
Andrew J. Vocasek, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice
Paige M. Vorderstrasse, Plymouth, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Human Relations
Kendall S. Warnock, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts Studies
Pam Watkins, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Paralegal Studies
Emily A. Webb, Dannebrog, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Professional Studies in Accounting
Heidi A. Weiand, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts Studies
Chelsea M. Wessel, Grand Island, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Human Relations
Patrick R. Wesseln, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Science in Allied Health
Jennifer Westwood, Lincoln, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Public Administration
Kari Wolfe, Grand Island, NE, Bachelor of Arts in Human Relations
Travas G. Wright, Grand Island, NE, Bachelor of Science in Information Systems Management

 

Honors and Awards in 2014-15

Senior Awards

Alumni Senior Awards

Lameakia M. Collier
Sara L. Hernandez

Outstanding Graduate in Allied Health

Rebecca M. Kucera

Outstanding Graduate in Criminal Justice

Andrew J. Vocasek

Outstanding Graduate in Graphic Design

Michael Joseph Vaughn

Outstanding Graduate in Human Relations

Katherine E. Donahoo
Rochelle D. Reese

Outstanding Graduate in Information Systems Management

Michael Joseph Vaughn

Outstanding Graduate in Liberal Arts Studies

Jennifer Erin Campbell

Outstanding Graduate in Nursing

Sara A. Bowley
Carrie M. Kuta

Outstanding Graduate in Organizational Communication

Tracy Lyn Hansen
Diana J. Oglesby

Outstanding Graduate in Paralegal Studies

Pam Watkins

Outstanding Graduate in Professional Studies in Accounting

Allison J. Burris
Michaela Renee Davis

Outstanding Graduate in Professional Studies in Business

Lee A. Benson
Sara L. Hernandez

Outstanding Graduate in Public Administration

Jeremy J. Lackey

Outstanding Graduate with a Double Major

Michael Joseph Vaughn

Valedictorians

Michaela Renee Davis
Michael Joseph Vaughn

Faculty Award

Outstanding Teachers of the Year

David Grothen
Brenda Kastens