Alpha Chi Honor Society Inductions
Angelo State University’s chapter of the Alpha Chi national honor society will induct 46 new members during a special initiation ceremony this Thursday, Nov. 6, in the Houston Harte University Center, 1910 Rosemont Drive.The ceremony will begin at 7 p.m. in the University Center’s C.J. Davidson Conference Center and is open free to the public. ASU graduate and Alpha Chi member Preston Wimberly will address the new initiates.
Alpha Chi is open to students majoring in any academic discipline and has over 300 chapters nationwide with more than 400,000 members. To be eligible, students must rank in the top 10 percent of seniors at their college or university, or in the top 7.5 percent of juniors.
ASU’s fall 2014 inductees by hometown and major are:
Athens: Luke Solomon, psychology
Ballinger: Blake Holle, chemistry
Big Spring: Cerbi Ritchey, mathematics
Bronte: Katie Austin, animal science; Savannah Dyess, interdisciplinary studies; and Kimberly Lee, kinesiology
Colorado City: Kathrine Hickson, psychology
Dalhart: Skyler Wilt, physics
Del Rio: Leah Fisher, computer science
Houston: Christopher Chavez, criminal justice
Keller: Christian Rusk, accounting
Lewisville: Jaclyn Ellison, interdisciplinary studies
Lubbock: Janae Hatchett, theatre
Merkel: Shannon Heinz, kinesiology
Ozona: Daniel Cruz, border and homeland security; and Melisa Garza, nursing
Palmer: Reagan Mitchell, animal science
Perrin: Destiny Stephens, nursing
Robert Lee: Jordan Gartman, interdisciplinary studies; and Justin Gartman, interdisciplinary studies
Roby: Brooke Estes, biology
Rotan: Adam Coffman, music
San Angelo: Hillari Adam, accounting; Pedro Arredondo, studio art; Hannah Bozeman, English; Susan Clough, nursing; Casey Cornwell, interdisciplinary studies; Ashley Doss, interdisciplinary studies; Jessica Gambrell, nursing; Sean Gibbons, security studies; Jared Goecker, political science; Nathanial Maldonado, biology; Trisha Martinez, psychology; Nayeli Medrano, studio art; Caleb Montez, natural resource management; Arielle Reynolds, English; Megan Robertson, interdisciplinary studies; and Brittany Wollman, history
San Antonio: Marvin Lilly, intelligence, security studies and analysis; and William Payne, psychology
Schertz: Natalie Nielsen, agricultural science and leadership
Stanton: Ethan Mauldin, biology/life science
Tahoka: Caleb Renfro, management information systems
Vernon: Ryan Tacker, kinesiology
Wall: Shanna Holik, mathematics
Wichita, Kan.: Colleen McMillan, intelligence, security studies and analysis
ASU is located in Alpha Chi Region I, and Dr. Karl Havlak, professor of mathematics, is the head faculty advisor for the ASU chapter. Additional faculty advisors are Dr. June Smith for the College of Arts and Sciences, Dr. Biqing Huang for the College of Business, Dr. Charlene Bustos for the College of Education, and Paul Osmanski for the College of Health and Human Services. Havlak is also secretary-treasurer for Region I and a member of the Alpha Chi National Council.
More details on Alpha Chi are available online at www.alphachihonor.org.