Angelo State University’s chapter of the Alpha Chi national honor society inducted 54 new members during a special initiation ceremony on Monday, Oct. 3, in the Houston Harte University Center, 1910 Rosemont Drive.

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 2016 inductees by hometown and major are:

San Angelo: Paige Bell, teacher education; Abigail Dauphin, social work; Katherine Dunlap, geoscience; Tristan Fielder, biology; John Greenfield, management; Jennifer Huddleston, interdisciplinary studies; William Johnston, biology; Hannah Jordan, teacher education; Cody Larsen, chemistry; Gabriel Maldonado, physics; Taeei Park, accounting; Jacob Reid, kinesiology; Miah Wagnon, political science; and Clay Wegner, physics

Abilene: Mattie Hill, teacher education; and Morgan Seals, biology

Alpine: Maria Vargas, psychology

Aspermont: Makenna Brewer, accounting

Austin: Natalie Quesnel, biology

Big Spring: Kelli Schaedel, biology

Bronte: Huston Lee, civil engineering

Brownwood: Jacob Allgood, management; and Delaney Bennet, teacher education

Caldwell: Quint Anderson, biology

Center Point: William Miears, biology

Cisco: Mackenzi Busby, teacher education

Columbia, Md.: Katharine Ramnanan, theatre

Corsicana: Brittany Hernandez, nursing

El Paso: Megan Higgason, intelligence, security studies and analysis; and Luis Martinez, social work

Fort Worth: Amber Bohr, mathematics

Graham: Kallee Spurlin, kinesiology

Helotes: Angela Chen, biology

Houston: Brett Lane, intelligence, security studies and analysis

Humble: Jennifer Kotowych, kinesiology

Long Beach, Calif.: Dewayne Meats, nursing

Lubbock: Donna Ham, nursing

McCamey: Coy Hall, psychology

Menard: Heather Hillert, chemistry

Midland: Austin Hafner, geoscience

Muleshoe: Stephanie Infante, music

Old Bridge, N.J.: Jessica Barker, sociology

Ozona: Desiree Marshall, studio art

Poulsbo, Wash.: Andrea Thomas, studio art

Richmond: Brian Fullarton, intelligence, security studies and analysis

Rochelle: Laurel Edmondson, nursing

Rockford, Mich.: Carrie Caldwell, health science professions

San Antonio: Rachael Lindberg, psychology

Seminole: Hope Hicks, teacher education; and Sarah Shirley, teacher education

Sonora: Megan Yourgalite, teacher education

Sweetwater: Jasmine Reddic, kinesiology

Temple: Hailey Smith, psychology

Kathmandu, Nepal: Sazza Dahal, international business

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 Humanities, Dr. Biqing Huang for the College of Business, Dr. Charlene Bustos for the College of Education, and Paul Osmanski for the Archer College of Health and Human Services. Havlak is also secretary-treasurer for Region I and a member of the Alpha Chi National Council.

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