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University of Iowa News Release

Sept. 17, 2003

Local UI Student Welcomed In White Coat Ceremony

__________________ from _____________ was one of 106 incoming pharmacy students honored at this year's White Coat Ceremony held Saturday, August 23, at the Iowa Memorial Union in Iowa City, Iowa.

Jordan Cohen, dean of the University of Iowa College of Pharmacy, welcomed the first-year Pharm.D. students to campus. Jon Beyer, president of the College's Alumni Board and director of clinical support services at Covenant Medical Center in Waterloo gave the "Welcome Address."

As Bernard Sorofman, associate dean for academic affairs, read their names, each student crossed the stage to receive their white coat with name badge. Faculty members Jeff Reist and Lucinda Harms assisted the students in putting on their white coats, and Cohen shook each student's hand.

After receiving their coats, Sorofman led the students in reciting the Oath of a Pharmacist. More than 800 friends, family, faculty and staff attended the ceremony. Following a reception at the IMU, students and their families attended a welcome picnic in City Park hosted by the current pharmacy students.

Students are listed alphabetically by hometown with Iowa students listed first.Click below to jump to a particular state.

Iowa, A-C Iowa, D-H Iowa, I-O Iowa, P-W Illinois Indiana Minnesota Missouri Texas Wisconsin

IOWA:

A
Adair: Lindsay Ludwig
Agency: Kimberly Robinson

B
Baxter: Zachary Russell
Belle Plaine: Lauren Drahos
Bennett: Shannon Vonmuenster
Bettendorf: Jose Cruz Prado; Joelle Gauf; Dane Shiltz
Bloomfield: Clinton Forsythe
Boone: Nicole Brogden
Burlington: Sara Logan

C
Cedar Falls: Erin Robinson; Andrew Scott; Jacqueline Stark
Cedar Rapids: Kathleen Devine; Brett Faine; Benjamin Kiefer; Mary Mosher; Ginelle Schmidt
Centerville: Amanda Tarbell
Chariton: Talia Ruble
Clare: Suzanne Stripling
Clarence: Angela Hulse
Clinton: Chelsea Hunter; Karl Penrod
Clive: Steven Wilkens
Coggon: Marty Quint
Colesburg: Kara Lueken; Sara Lueken
Coralville: Jennifer Eyberg; Andrew Paulsen; Sarah Tierney
Council Bluffs: Allison Ambrose
Cushing: Kellen Ludvigson

D
Davenport: Healther Arnold; Luke Fleming; Otavio Hegouet; Lesley Landgren; Tania Martinez
Des Moines: Molly Pille
Dubuque: Kelli Dolan
Dysart: Travis Turner

E
Earlham: Amber Roberts
Eldridge: Jennifer Prewitt
Estherville: Ryan Hanson; Michelle Kaess

F
Fort Dodge: Adrianne Peters

G
Garner: Jon Godden
Glenwood: Jennifer Hjelmstad
Goose Lake: Renee Newsom
Grinnell: Danielle Wooge

H
Holy Cross: Crystal Steffen

I
Independence: David Scott
Iowa City: Emily Frauenholtz; Phyllis Hemerson; Kristi Kavanaugh; Kelly Schaefer; Mihreteab Tewolde

L
Lake Park: Beth Graham
Le Mars: Beth Renken

M
Marshalltown: Jamie Stalzer
Mason City: Leigh Boehmer
McCallsburg: Angela Borton
Milo: Thomas Farley
Montrose: Jennifer Benjamin
Moville: Melissa Rippke
Mt. Pleasant :Lindsey Rose

N
Nevada: Lori Frederick
North Liberty: Christopher Toth
Northwood: Shana Mathahs

O
Oakland: Michael Robinson
Ogden: Michael Hilsenbeck; Brett Mcconnell
Osage: Melinda Kroneman; Chris Penney
Ossian: Noelle Johnson

P
Pella: Minh Pham
Prescott: Jessica Schrader

R
Rutland: Casey Hundertmark

S
Sioux Center: Amy Lassen
Sioux City: Nolan Ngo
Solon: Danielle Ficke
Spencer: Mary Leistad
Storm Lake: Richard Hoover

T
Tipton Sherrie: Northup

V
Volga: Zachary Pollock

W
Walker: Matthew Burns
Waterloo: Pamela Murphy
Waukee: Lindsay Mori
West Des Moines: Jaclyn Sprock; Abby Thieman


ILLINOIS
Arlington Heights: David Warner
Dekalb: Jennifer Krause
Downers Grove: Cheryl Ozog
Galva: Rachael Barrett
Mendota: Nicholas Butler
Springfield: David Crickard
Waukegan: Carmen Linares

INDIANA
Auburn: Maria Recker

MINNESOTA
Duluth: Meaghan Tredrea
Roseville: Jason Wachtl

MISSOURI
Monroe City: Erica Long

TEXAS
Houston: Anne-Pascalie Njapa

WISCONSIN
Brookfield: Matthew Bross

STORY SOURCE: University of Iowa Health Science Relations, 5139 Westlawn, Iowa City, Iowa 52242-1178

CONTACT(S): David Pedersen, (319) 335-8032, david-pedersen@uiowa.edu.