P.S. Ruckman, Jr.
      Professor of Political Science, Rock Valley College
      Instructor, Northern Illinois University
    
      Editor: Pardon Power Blog
      Author: Pardon Me, Mr. President: Adventures in Crime, Politics and Mercy (Forthcoming)
      Author: George W. Bush and the Pardon Power (Forthcoming, Mellen Press)
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                                     Here is a brief listing of some of my more notable former students: :        
 
 Traci Adell                   Model Los Angeles, CA University of California      Memphis State
 Julianna Alitto Professor Waukesha, WI   University of Wisconsin    Northern Illinois University
 Jason Altmire   Congressman PA   U.S. House of Representatives    Florida State University
 Kenneth Apicella Lawyer Chicago, IL   Apicella & Malatesta    Northern Illinois University
 Amanda Becker  Teacher Rockford, IL  Auburn High School     Rock Valley College
 Jill Becker  Lawyer  Chicago, IL       Illinois Legal Aid Online      Northern Illinois University
 Edgar Bennett    Football Player  * retired   National Football League  Florida State
Senior VP Washington, DC  The Furman Group Florida State
 LeRoy Butler   Football Player  * retired      National Football League  Florida State
 Julie Clark Lawyer  Chicago, IL. Edelman, Combs, Latturner & Goodwin Northern Illinois University
 Sarah Eva E. Carlson   Entrepreneur New York, NY Investars        Rock Valley College
 Dr. Jon Conrad  Professor Marion, IN  Wesleyan University Northern Illinois University
 Dr. Philip Dalton   Professor  Hempstead, NY  Hofstra University  Northern Illinois University
 Dr. Catherine DiCesare Professor  Forts Collins, CO Colorado State University Florida State
 Dr. David Dolence  Professor  River Forest, IL   Dominican University  Northern Illinois University
 Ryan Eggert   Banker  Chicago, IL. Chase  Northern Illinois University
 Nornan D. Farnam   Lawyer Madison, WI   Stroud, Willink & Howard  Northern Illinois University
 Paul J. Ferak  Lawyer  Chicago, IL    Greeenberg Traurig  Northern Illinois University
 Darrin S. Forbes        Lawyer Chicago, IL    Neal, Gerber & Eisenberg Northern Illinois University
 Brian P. Forde    Lawyer Chicago, IL O'Keefe, Lyons & Hynes  Northern Illinois University
 Robert B. Gaia    Lawyer  Memphis, TN private practice Memphis State
 Gino Galluzo   Lawyer Rockford, IL.     Nicolosi and Associates  Northern Illinois University
 Rebecca Garfein     Singer New York, NY  Cantor, Rodeph Sholom   Florida State University
 Zikar Mark Ghaowhi    Lawyer Chicago, IL private practice Northern Illinois University
 Edward Grasse    Lawyer Chicago, IL  Busse, Busse & Grasse Northern Illinois University
 Robert Groholski    Lawyer Chicago, IL Dykema Northern Illinois University
 Greg J. Haanstad    Federal Prosecutor  Milwaukee, WI  U.S. Department of Justice     Northern Illinois University
 Eric Hayes   Football Player   National Football League Florida State
 Sonya H. Hoener    Teacher Jacksonville, FL.   Florida Coastal School of Law Florida State
 Dave Imielski    Lawyer  Chicago, IL Marquardt & Belmonte Northern Illinois University
 Anthony J. Jacob     Lawyer Chicago, IL Hinshaw & Culbertson  Northern Illinois University
 Keith J. Keogh  Lawyer  Chicago, IL.    private practice   Northern Illinois University
 Stephanie Kifowit   Politician Aurora, IL.     City of Aurora Northern Illinois University
 John Klopp Insurance Greensboro, NC Klopp Insurance Florida State
 Peter Krauss  Librarian Salt Lake City  University of Utah Florida State
 Gayle B. Lakey  Lawyer Memphis, TN  Pietrangelo Cook  Florida State
 Dr. Brent Lerseth Professor  Sioux Falls, ND Augustana College  Northern Illinois University
 Peter G. Lisuzzo State's Attorney  Chicago, IL  Cook County Northern Illinois University
 Brian Lontz Military   U.S. Marine Corps Northern Illinois University
 David Lugardo Lawyer  Chicago, IL. Peter Francis Geraci  Northern Illinois University
 Paul Marriett Lawyer  Rock Island, IL. Marriett Legal Rock Valley College
 Aaron McCray Newsroom  Chicago, IL. WFLD (Fox) Rock Valley College
 Demaree Michelau   Policy Analyst Boulder, CO W.Int.Comm.for Higher Ed.     Northern Illinois University
 Jonathan Moseley   Teacher Jonesboro, AR  Westside School District Rock Valley College
 Sarah Nolte  DiDir.Admissionsor Chicago, IL ChiChicago School of Prof. Psychologycao Rock Valley College
 David Nyquist   M Washington, DC Federal Bureau of Investigation Rock Valley College
 Carl J. Ohall Lawyer  Tampa, FL Tampa Bay Legal Center Florida State
 Maureen Gainer Ohle Lawyer Chicago, IL   Illinois Housing Development Authority Northern Illinois University
 Lee Pearlman Managing Dir. Atlanta, GA   Attic Atticus RPM, LLCus Florida State
 Erika E. Pedersen Lawyer Chicago, IL   Petersen & Weinstein Northern Illinois University
 Tiffany Puckett   Lawyer  Washington, DC    Baltimore City Public Schools Northern Illinois University
 Kristine Reuber  Student   Loyola University, Chicago Rock Valley College
 Tron M. Ross Lawyer  Naperville, IL.  Attorney at Law Northern Illinois University
 Alison Schmidt   Teacher  Rockford, IL  Harlem High School Rock Valley College
 Brad Strauss      Chicago, IL  Illinois Bureau of Tourism Northern Illinois University
 James K. Struthers * deceased     Northern Illinois University
 Kari A. Timm Lawyer  Chicago, IL Walker, Wilcox, Matousek, LLP       Northern Illinois University
 Robert E. Traul Lawyer  Montgomery, IL Attorney at Law       Florida State
 Clay M. Ullrich Lawyer  Chicago, IL      Hinshaw & Culbertson  Northern Illinois University
 Lonzell Wilson Lawyer  Will County Attorney, UPS Northern Illinois University
 Pat Wilson   Teacher  Elgin, IL   Larkin High School Rock Valley College
 Dr. Warner Winborn  Professor    Hampden, VA  Hampten-Sydney College  Northern Illinois University
 Jenny Dyokas Zima     Willow Springs, IL  Liberty Mutual Group  Northern Illinois University