Forty Lees-McRae students were inducted into the national college honor society Alpha Chi in ceremonies on campus.
They are Charles Austin; Lauren Ayer; Lynn Barber; Lisa Bell; Ryan Black; Kayla Blevins; Krista Brown; Billy Burleson; Susanna van Rensselaer Buschmann; Kisha Byrd; Karen Cavanaugh; Kelly Chatterton; Ashleigh Contouris; Megan Davis; Amanda Elliott; Ashley Franklin; Samantha Gibbs; Lorrie Gouge; Rodney Graham; April Greene; Della Grindstaff; Benjamin Hill; Jesse Hoots; Jennifer Hurd; Hnicole James; Donna Jones; Miranda Lilly; Ashley May; Aleksander Mojski; Elizabeth O’Hagan; Tina Peterson; Kathryn Smith; Stephanie Stewart; Brittany Thomas; Eva Tomko; Kathy Trice; Anna Vanbuskirk; Megan Vleit; Anne Vue; Vicki Wild; and Michelle Williams.
The organization, with chapters at more than 200 colleges nationwide, recognizes, for academic excellence, juniors and seniors from all academic disciplines.
Alpha Chi’s objectives are to develop and recognize scholarship and those elements of character that make scholarship effective for good. The organization encourages graduate study and offers a scholarship program for outstanding student members.
Photos of Alpha Chi inductees will be available on the Lees-McRae College website soon.