GALENA, Ill. -- Three Illinois high school graduates who will go on to areas of study in the arts recently were awarded scholarships from the Galena Cultural Arts Alliance.

  • Hannah Birkholz, a Galena High School graduate, will attend Wesleyan University, with majors in honors humanities and visual communication design.
  • Jonathan Havens, an East Dubuque High School graduate, will attend the University of Northwestern in St. Paul, Minn., with a double major in theater and media production.
  • Kaitlin Kilgore, a graduate of River Ridge High School, will attend Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design with a major in illustration and a minor in communication design.

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