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Education

Area students graduate from WIU

MACOMB/MOLINE — A total of 702 students earned academic degrees or post-baccalaureate certificates after the fall 2018 semester at Western Illinois University. Of these, 89 graduates’ primary attendance site was the WIU-Quad Cities campus.

Bachelor’s degrees were awarded to 478 graduates, master’s degrees were earned by 200 graduates and nine individuals earned their doctorate degrees in educational leadership. Fifteen individuals earned post-baccalaureate certificates. Area students receiving degrees were:

• Reiter Bird of Princeton, Bachelor of Science, Exercise Science.

• Adriana Blanford of Princeton, Master of Science in Education, Curriculum & Instruction.

• Madigan Ellis of Princeton, Bachelor of Science, Law Enforcement & Justice Administration.

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