contributed…University of Wisconsin – Richland students recently awarded the Associate of Arts & Science degree are:

Brandon Alexander, Hillsboro;

Angela Bewick, Richland Center;

Rachel Cordero, Elroy, Emphasis in Sociology;

Jared Dobbs, Richland Center;

Holly Froiseth, Viroqua;

Jonathan Goodenough, Elroy;

Tracie Higgins, Lone Rock;

Marjorie Jackson, Richland Center;

Michelle Loehr, La Crosse;

Nicholas Meeusen, Tomah;

Elizabeth Muth, Richland Center;

Nathan Mindham, Blue River, Cum Laude;

Amy Riley, Chehalis, Washington;

Jason Sutton, Richland Center;

Chelsey Walters, Richland Center, Emphasis in Writing; and

Jason Winchel, La Farge, Magna Cum Laude.

Students awarded the UW Colleges Associate of Arts & Science degree have successfully completed a minimum of 60 prescribed credits. The Associate of Arts & Science degree is the foundation for many majors in the UW System and is generally accepted by University of Wisconsin institutions as fulfilling university-wide, college and school general education requirements.

The Associate of Arts & Science degree aims to provide qualified students of all ages and backgrounds with the proficiencies and breadth of knowledge that prepare them for baccalaureate and professional programs, for lifelong learning and leadership, service and responsible citizenship.

For more information about UW-Richland, visit richland.uwc.edu online.