Dependent Scholarship

2006 Dependent Award Recipients

Sarah Burke with parents Jack and Juanita

Sarah Burke

Sarah is a French Language and Literature major. She expects to graduate in Spring '08 after which she plans to become a high school French teacher. She would also like to continue her education to a PhD in French language and become a professor. Sarah is in the NIU Honors Program and is a member of Phi Eta Sigma honors society. Sarah is the daughter of Jack and Juanita Burke. Jack is a Storekeeper in Materials Management.

Stephen Clark with parents Lon and Kathleen

Stephen Clark

Update on Stephen:  He graduate from the NIU College of Law in May 2008.  He passed the July 2008 Illinois Bar Exam and was sworn in as an attorney in November 2008.  These days he is working in DeKalb at the Cosentino Law Firm, LLC.  He concentrates his practice in bankruptcy and collections. 

Stephen is a 1999 graduate of DeKalb High School. After high school, Stephen attended Northwestern University where he was a Cum Laude graduate with a degree in Communications Studies. Stephen is currently attending NIU's School of Law and plans to enter the United States Marine Corps Judge Advocate Program. Stephen is a member of a number of professional and collegiate organizations. Stephen is the son of Lon Clark from Media Services and Kathleen Clark from the Internal Audit Department.