Dec. 1, LSC-O’s Alpha Nu Gamma Chapter held an induction ceremony welcoming 31 high-achieving students, having GPA’s of 3.5 or better, as members of Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society.

Established by Missouri two-year college presidents in 1918, Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society serves to recognize and encourage the academic achievement of two-year college students and provide opportunities for individual growth and development through honors, leadership and service programming.  Today, Phi Theta Kappa is the largest honor society in American higher education with more than 2 million members and 1,200 chapters located in 50 United States, U.S. territories, Canada and Germany.  In 1929, the American Association of Community Colleges recognized Phi Theta Kappa as the official honor society for two-year colleges.

The new inductees include, Hunter A. Anderson, Baily M. Campbell, Christopher Chisholm, Tessie Cooper, Jennifer Corrao, Shelby A. Fincher, Lindsey M. Fontenot, Kristina R. Ford, Andrew J. Glover, Tiffany P. Goodly, Sydney Gorum, Aymee J. Graham, Alex R. Hurst, Summer N. LaFleur, Nicole I. Manual, Meagan R. Marley, Chiquita K. Martin, Jacob A. McShan, Amber N. Moffett, John F. Morgan, John P. Patronella, Lan T. Pham, Shelley R. Plunkett, Jorden N. Prewitt, Angela R. Randall, Rhonda L. Smith, Mariah L. Stanley, Jose R. Vazquez, Jana R. Watson, Karen A. Werner and Martha L. Woodall.

The faculty, staff, and administration of Lamar State College-Orange wish to congratulate each student for demonstrating exemplary academic and leadership principles.