Alisha Fox of Emmanuel College Inducted into Omicron Delta Kappa
BOSTON, MA (04/27/2018)-- Emmanuel Collge student Alisha Fox of National Park was inducted into Omicron Delta Kappa (ODK), the national leadership honor society, on Tuesday, April 24.
Membership in Omicron Delta Kappa is granted to students who demonstrate leadership in athletics, campus or community service, social and religious activities, campus government, creative and performing arts, journalism and media, and scholarship. Undergraduate students who are juniors and seniors and rank in the upper 35 percent of their class are eligible for membership
Emmanuel College is a co-educational, residential institution with a 17-acre campus in the heart of Boston's educational, scientific, cultural and medical communities. Enrolling more than 2,200 undergraduate and graduate students, the College provides boundless opportunities for students to expand their worldview through rigorous coursework, significant internship and career opportunities throughout the Boston area and beyond, collaborations with distinguished and dedicated faculty, and participation in a dynamic campus community. Emmanuel's more than 50 programs in the sciences, liberal arts, business, nursing, and education foster spirited discourse and substantive learning experiences that honor the College's Catholic educational mission to educate the whole person and provide an ethical and relevant 21st-century education.
Keith Taylor of Deptford Named to Mary Baldwin University's Honors List
STAUNTON, VA (04/26/2018)-- Keith Taylor of Deptford was named to the Fall 2017 Honors List at Mary Baldwin University.
Students named to the Honors List earned grade point averages of 3.75 to 4.00. To be eligible, a student must be a degree candidate and must have earned at least 12 semester hours for the grading period.
Founded in 1842, Mary Baldwin University is a small, coeducational university offering a range of degree programs from bachelor to doctoral. It serves a vibrant student population on its main campus in Staunton, Virginia, at its nearby health sciences campus in Augusta County, online, and through regional advising centers throughout Virginia. All programs are coeducational except the Mary Baldwin College for Women.
Olivia Plunkett inducted into history honor society at Baldwin Wallace University
BEREA, OH (04/26/2018)-- Olivia Plunkett of Haddonfield (08033) was inducted into the Baldwin Wallace University Delta Upsilon Chapter of Phi Alpha Theta National History Honor Society in the spring 2018 semester. Society membership is extended to students who have completed at least 12 credit hours of history courses, have at least a 3.1 GPA in history courses and have at least a 3.0 GPA in all non-history courses. Plunkett, a graduate of Haddonfield Memorial High School majoring in history, shared the honor with eight other students. Plunkett was also elected chapter secretary for the 2018-2019 academic year.
Phi Alpha Theta, established in 1921, is an American honor society for undergraduate and graduate students and professors of history with over 400,000 members and 970 chapters nationwide. The society promotes the study of history through the encouragement of research, good teaching, publication and the exchange of learning and ideas among historians. Phi Alpha Theta brings students and teachers together for intellectual and social exchanges, which promote and assist historical research and publication by members in a variety of ways.
Baldwin Wallace University, founded in 1845, was one of the first colleges to admit students without regard to race or gender. An independent, coeducational university of 4,000 students, BW offers coursework in the liberal arts tradition in more than 80 academic areas. Located in Berea, 12 miles from downtown Cleveland, BW offers students the cultural, educational and business advantages of a major metropolitan area.
CCU students inducted into social service fraternity
CONWAY, SC (04/25/2018)-- This year, 48 students were inducted into Coastal Carolina University's chapter of Phi Sigma Pi, a social service fraternity.
Phi Sigma Pi is a gender-inclusive fraternity that focuses on scholarship, leadership and fellowship. The organization was founded in 1916 and has more than 125 chapters in the United States.
This year's inductees include:
Taylor Duffy, a hospitality, resort, and tourism management major from West Berlin, NJ
Jensen Newsome, a elementary education major from Pennsville, NJ
Coastal Carolina University is a dynamic, public comprehensive liberal arts institution located in Conway, just minutes from the resort area of Myrtle Beach, S.C.
Coastal Carolina University offers baccalaureate degrees in 74 major fields of study. Among CCU's 21 graduate-level programs are 18 master's degrees, two educational specialist degrees, and the Ph.D. in marine science: coastal and marine systems science. The most popular undergraduate majors are marine science, management, exercise and sport science, communication and psychology. CCU boasts a growing array of internship, research and international opportunities for students, as well as numerous online programs through Coastal Online.
More than 10,600 students from across the country and around the world interact with a world-class faculty, and enjoy a nationally competitive NCAA I athletic program, an inspiring cultural calendar, and a tradition of community interaction that is fueled by more than 160 student clubs and organizations.
Coastal Carolina University was founded in 1954 as Coastal Carolina Junior College and became an independent state university in 1993.
For more information, visit coastal.edu.
Bryant University Students Named to Deans' List
SMITHFIELD, RI (04/25/2018)-- Bryant University is committed to the pursuit, recognition, and celebration of academic excellence, and extends congratulations to the students who have been named to the Dean's List for the fall 2017 semester:
- Jenna Cali, class of 2019 from Franklinville, NJ
- Mary Gallagher, class of 2019 from Wall, NJ
- Shane Kelly, class of 2021 from Sewell, NJ
For 155 years, Bryant University has been at the forefront of delivering an exceptional education that anticipates the future and prepares students to be innovative leaders of character in a changing world. Bryant delivers an innovative and uniquely integrated business and liberal arts education that inspires students to excel. With approximately 3,700 graduate and undergraduate students from 38 states and 53 countries, Bryant is recognized as a leader in international education and regularly receives top rankings from U.S. News and World Report, Bloomberg Businessweek, Forbes, and Barron's. Visit www.Bryant.edu.