Rushville Republican

May 13, 2013

Local residents graduate from University of Evansville

Rushville Republican

RUSHVILLE — The University of Evansville is proud to announce that multiple local students graduated during UE’s 155th Commencement, held Saturday, May 4 at the Ford Center in downtown Evansville.

During the ceremony, the University awarded 595 degrees to 579 graduates – the largest graduating class in over a decade.

Area graduates are:

Mindy Koors of Greensburg, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, major in Marketing and Finance

Dillon Powers of Shelbyville, Bachelor of Science, major in Criminal Justice

“For more than 150 years, the University of Evansville has provided life-transforming educational experiences, preparing students for lives of personal and professional service and leadership,” said UE President Thomas A. Kazee. “At Commencement, we’re delighted to celebrate the success of these local students, and we look forward to watching the Class of 2013 accomplish amazing things as they make an impact on their communities and their world.”

The University of Evansville is a private, liberal arts-based university with a full-time undergraduate enrollment of approximately 2,400. UE’s diverse student body represents 42 states and 46 countries. U.S. News & World Report recognizes UE as a top 10 master’s-granting university in the Midwest, and third in the region for “Great Schools, Great Prices.” For more information, please visit

– Rushville Republican