Erik A. Alcantar Jr., of Dyer, graduated Saturday with a bachelors of arts degree in telecommunications with a concentration in emerging media with a minor in Spanish at Ball State University. He graduated Cum Laude. While at BSU activities included being part of the WCRD Radio, board operator at soccer and basketball games, sports reporter and fantasy analyst.
Erik, plans to attend graduate school in the fall at Medill Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois.
A 2014 graduate of Lake Central High School. Erik is the son of Lupe and Erik Alcantar Sr., of Dyer.