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Students from Park Forest Celebrate Commencement Weekend at Northern Illinois University

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DeKalb, Ill.—(ENEWSPF)—January 25, 2018

By: Rosemary Piser

Northern Illinois University celebrated commencement weekend, December 16 and 17. Included among the more than 1,450 graduates were three students from Park Forest.

  • Tribuana Jones, earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Sociology,
  • Iesha Rogers earn a Bachelor of Science, in Public Health Administration, and
  • Ashley Tillman earned a Bachelor of Science in Human Development & Family Sciences: Family & Individual Development.

Northern Illinois University is a student-centered, nationally recognized public research university, with expertise that benefits its region and spans the globe in a wide variety of fields, including the sciences, humanities, arts, business, engineering, education, health and law. Through its main campus in DeKalb, Illinois, and education centers for students and working professionals in Chicago, Hoffman Estates, Naperville, Oregon and Rockford, NIU offers more than 100 courses of study while serving a diverse and international student body of about 19,000. The 17 NIU Huskie athletic teams compete in the Mid-American Conference at the highest NCAA Division I level. For more information, visit