A Vandalia student is among 86 business and management students at the University of Illinois Springfield inducted into the Beta Gamma Sigma honor society chapter.
Noah Emerick was inducted into the chapter during a ceremony on Saturday, April 8, in Brookens Auditorium.
Beta Gamma Sigma is the international honor society serving business programs accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.
Membership in Beta Gamma Sigma is the highest recognition a business student anywhere in the world can receive in a business program accredited by AACSB International.
The society grants admission to the top 10 percent of the baccalaureate class and the top 20 percent of graduate students.
Kaitlyn Yorde of Ramsey graduated magna cum laude from Lawrence University in Appleton, Wis., during commencement exercises on June 11.
Yorde, the daughter of Melisa Yorde of Ramsey, graduated with a major in linguistics. She is a 2013 graduate of Brownstown High School.
Dylan Cole Sigrist of Farina was among the 1,401 students receiving academic degrees at commencement exercises at Western Illinois University in Macomb.
Sigrist earned a bachelor’s degree in agricultural science.