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WCU Inducts 28 into Alpha Chi Honor Society

Hattiesburg, Miss., December 19, 2013 - William Carey University inducted 28 new members, all students on the Hattiesburg campus, into the Mississippi Beta Chapter of Alpha Chi National College Honor Society on December 11. Membership into Alpha Chi is limited to no more than 10 percent of the junior, senior, and graduate class members, and WCU students must have at least a 3.70 Grade Point Average on the 4.0 scale to qualify.

The student officers for 2013-2014 are Alyssa Keyes of Ringgold, Ga., president; Rachel Grace Brown of Columbus, vice president, and Pearl Ugwu-Dike of Hattiesburg, secretary. The Alpha Chi sponsors are Dr. Read Diket, professor of art and education; Dr. Randall Harris, professor of biology, and Dolores O'Mary, administrative assistant for language and literature.

The inductees were Kendal Banks, Brandon; Jana Barkley, Picayune; Megan Bourne, Columbia; Caitlin Cooksey, Collinsville; Mary Courtney, Lumberton; Justin Crosby, Hattiesburg; Miles Deaton, Hattiesburg; Andrew Dorman, Hattiesburg; Erin Ford, Collins; Belinda Gandy, Hattiesburg; Maurissa Harkins, Cedartown, Ga.; Skyler Hensarling, Hattiesburg; Franknisha Hilbert, Magnolia; Tania Hoggins, Hattiesburg; Tiffany Hooper, State Line; Ashley Huntington, Slidell, La.; Grant Jefcoats, Columbia; Madeline LeBoeuf, Collinsville, Okla.; Brennan McDaniel, Destin, Fla.; Tiffany Newton, Vancleave; Vivian Okorie, Hattiesburg; Tanner Pace, Columbia; Maggie Paulk, Ruth; David Porter, Waynesboro; Nistha Pradhan, Lalitpur, Nepal; Willa-Ann Renard, Cushing, Okla.; Wing Siu, Fanling, Hong Kong, and Robert Ward, Silver Creek.  

 

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WCU inducted 28 new members into its Alpha Chi National College Honor Society on December 11. Pictured are (front row, left to right) Robert Ward, Silver Creek; Tiffany Newton, Vancleave; Alyssa Keyes, Ringgold, Ga., president; Rachel Grace Brown, Columbus, vice president; Madeline LeBoeuf, Collinsville, Okla.; Franknisha Hilbert, Magnolia; (second row, left to right) Belinda Gandy, Hattiesburg; Maurissa Harkins, Cedartown, Ga.; Tiffany Newton, Vancleave; Willa-Ann Renard, Cushing, Okla.; Nistha Pradhan, Lalitpur, Nepal; (third row, left to right) David Porter, Waynesboro; Erin Ford, Collins; Wing Siu, Fanling, Hong Kong; Caitlin Cooksey, Collinsville; Megan Bourne, Columbia; Ashley Huntington, Slidell, La.; (fourth row, left to right) Andrew Dorman, Hattiesburg; Mary Courtney, Lumberton;, Brennan McDaniel, Destin, Fla.; Tanner Pace, Columbia; Dolores O’Mary, administrative assistant for language and literature; (back row, left to right) Dr. Everett Roark, assistant professor of biomedical sciences; Dr. Bennie Crockett, vice president for institutional effectiveness and long range planning; Dr. Read Diket, professor of art and education and Alpha Chi advisor; Dr. Garry Breland, vice president for academic affairs, and Dr. Randall Harris, professor biomedical sciences and Alpha Chi advisor. Not pictured: Kendal Banks, Brandon; Jana Barkley, Picayune; Justin Crosby, Hattiesburg; Miles Deaton, Hattiesburg; Tania Hoggins, Hattiesburg; Grant Jefcoats, Columbia; Vivian Okorie, Hattiesburg, and Maggie Paulk, Ruth.