Traverse City Record-Eagle

October 19, 2013

Education Newsmakers: 10/19/2013


Traverse City Record-Eagle

---- — n The following area students graduated from Ferris State University in May 2013: Ariel Cameron, James Drier, Brooke Naidus, Sean Papes, Katherine Skupien, of Scottville; Brandon Bengelink, Breanne Bengelink, Caitlyn Benson, Matthew Chitwood, Raine Dinsmore, Maureen Fallon, David Hendricks, Jamin Kline, Amy Lincoln, Erin Martin, Matthew Reinertson, Spencer Jeremy, of Cadillac; Olivia Bolthouse, of Arcadia; Kelsey Acker, Carmen Hayes, Ashley Ringel, of Bear Lake; Barbara Lentz, Sara Sholten, of Beulah; Anthony Peltier, of Boon; Tyler Ross, of Brethren; Travis Weber, of Buckley; Trina McClellan, of Cedar; Michelle Edwards, Jarod Steenwyk, of Central Lake; Brandon Arradaza, of Eastlake; Ryan Ward, of Elberta; Jared Isenhart, of Elk Rapids; Morgan Toms, Brooke Townsend, of Frankfort; Christine Elsenheimer, Tamara Putney, of Interlochen; Sarah Eipperle, of Kaleva; Sherry Barnes, Blake Schlosser, of Kalkaska; Carmen Francisco, of Kewadin; Jessica Ashmore, Marc Thompson, of Kinglsey; Jordan Gauthier, Nadezhda Litton, Joseph Morse, Travis Stricker, of Lake Ann; Brendan Larsen, Elli Newell, Nadine Papple, Jessica Tighe, Steven Wilton, of Lake City; Matthew Aslakson, of McBain; Loretta Baran, Samantha Traylor, of Mancelona; John Hayes, Ross Holman, Dustin Larson, Patricia Mantych, Michelle Rowe, Sandra Saylor, Salli Wabsis, of Manistee; Dana Raymer, Rachel Robb, of Manton; Timothy Gabriel, Ryan Lorenz, of Mesick; Christina Bookheimer, Paige Rutowski, of Onekama; Hayley Avery, Chandra Bagley, Brandyn Baker, Daniel Borgula, Jessica Bott, Patricia Brown, Elliot Clark, John Crum, Asharra Cunningham, Kenneth Daniels, Arielle Davey, Ryan Ferris, Josh Galdes, Kevin Gaston, Kyle Gross, Brandon Guswiler, Sara Harkness, James Heersema, Bradley Horyczun, Jason Howard, Matthew Jones, Arielle Lahaye, Eric Lemon, Nicole Longstreet, Matthew Maratea, John McFadden, Sean McGlothlin, Nathan Mol, Heather Nowak, Michol Popp, Tiffany Ramsey, Elena Roe, Gerrid Rosebush, Laura Runstrom, Lisa Slater, Leslie Sneller, Salle Soffredine, Peggi Tucker, Long Qing Wang, of Traverse City; Joshua Mueller, of Alanson; Robert Harris, of Boyne City; Marianne Lannen, Grace Scott, of Boyne Falls; Steven Coen, Trevor Cole, Ryan Dobie, Erica Stuck, Jamie Whitley, of Charlevoix; Matthew Brandt, Tayler Brege, Jeremy Brewster, Myles Fimbinger, Will Hinkley, Brady Lafrinere, Timothy Lytle, Jessica Socolovitch, Cal Von Linsowe, of Cheboygan; Olivia Adams, Nathan Humble, of Ellsworth; Bethany Krupiarz, Maria Kulka, Mariah Shaltry, Joshua Tracz, Kayla Zimba, of Gaylord; Bradley Anderson, Steven Brecheisen, Tonya Folkringa, of Petoskey; Katelynn Hornshaw, of Vanderbilt; Karson Amos, Alex Bethke, Steven Crow, Paul Eickholt, Stuart Ford, Adam Mervau, Dawn Stagman-Tyrer, of Williamsburg; Thomas LeBlanc, of Wolverine.

n The Greenspire School in Traverse City received a grant from Target Corporation for its Arts Sampler program, serving 74 middle schoolers during the 2013-14 school year. Students will explore textiles, clay hand building, mixed media and either photography, metals or printmaking in an eight-week program. The Greenspire School incorporates Montessori philosophy and method, place-based education in collaboration with many community partners, hands-on learning indoors and out and small, multi-age classes.