The following students from Whidbey Island were awarded degrees from Whitworth University in Spokane:
Sophia Dickinson, bachelor of arts, psychology and sociology – criminal justice, Magna Cum Laude.
Judith Anderson, bachelor of arts, political science, Magna Cum Laude
Whitworth is a private, liberal arts university affiliated with the Presbyterian Church. The university, which has an enrollment of more than 3,000 students, offers more than 100 undergraduate and graduate degree programs.