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Honor Society Induction Ceremony Recognizes Scholarly Students | Print |

April 15, 2014
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87 members were recently inducted into the Jefferson College Xi Zeta chapter of Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society during the organization's spring ceremony on the Hillsboro campus.

Phi Theta Kappa is an international society based on the hallmarks of scholarship, leadership, service, and fellowship. To be considered for membership, students must have a grade point average of 3.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale.

Phi Theta Kappa Induction PictureSpring semester inductees include left to right (first row) Jocelyn Rich (VP of Finance), Hillsboro; Demi Neubrand, Festus; Colleen DeGonia, Potosi; Erin Reese, Potosi; Tiffany Kroupa, High Ridge; Ariel Kociscak, House Springs; Heather Sledge, Arnold; Tamara Venz, Pevely; Jenna Wills, Imperial; Shelby Wilfong, Hillsboro; Kassidy Bilin, Richwoods; Susan Roberson, St. Louis; Stephene Trent (VP of Service), De Soto; (second row) Taylor Melton (VP of Fellowship), Hillsboro; Kayla McClarney, High Ridge; Ashley Hamilton, Catawissa; Alicia Pingleton, Cedar Hill; Veronica Ploesser, House Springs; Heidi Gaines, St. Louis; Lenesse West, Hillsboro; Catherine Terry, Hillsboro; Billie Ann Thompson, Hillsboro; Devon Votaw, De Soto; Emily Fears, Hillsboro; Jay Cox, Imperial; Megan Viehman (VP of Service), De Soto; (third row) Michael Austin (VP of Scholarship), Cedar Hill; Brody Aubry, Imperial; Thomas Keeney, Barnhart; Krystal Mills, De Soto; Michael Sanderson, Fenton; Joseph Lang, Jr., High Ridge; Aubrey Barnes, Festus; Ashley Dickson, Pevely; Marketa Illetskova, Klatovy, Czech Republic; Lucija Barac, Dubrovnik, Croatia; Eric Beltran, Fredricksburg TX; Adam Boyer, Cadet; Pushpinder Singh, India; Aaron Cooper (President), Imperial; (forth row) Chelsea Noack, De Soto; Elizabeth "Ellie" Warren, De Soto; Lynn Repka, St. Louis; Edward Chisholm, High Ridge; Elizabeth Wiley, House Springs; Shirley Kircher, Dittmer; Donald Burgett, De Soto; Cindy Jordan, De Soto; Paul Stecher, Hillsboro; David Papan, Eureka; Josh Parks, Arnold; Mathew Koebel (VP of Public Relations), Fenton.

Not pictured are Raymond Alford, De Soto; Anthony Allen, De Soto; Lauren Becker, Arnold; Taylor Bell, De Soto; Michaela Bouse, Mineral Point; Jacob Brooks, Festus; Kaye Brooks Down, Hillsboro; James Brouk, Dittmer; Erica Burney, Festus; Amanda Davis, Festus; Ashley Davis, Festus; Paula Davis, Catawissa; Matthew Dixon, Hillsboro; Kerrie Freeman, Perryville; Kristy Griffin, Potosi; Dustin Hill, Festus; Robert Hodge, Pevely; Michael Igel, Ballwin; Ashlynn Johnson, Festus; Jeffrey Johnson, De Soto; Kaitlyn Johnson, Hillsboro; Sarah Johnston, Festus; Kimberly Kilps, De Soto; Logan King, Herculaneum; Cody Lashley, Arnold; Melanie Lea, Festus; Shannon Leftridge, De Soto; Sunjidmaa Lkhagvasure, St. Louis; Sheena McConnell, Barnhart; Jessica Menke, Hematite; James Mugele, Arnold; Jeffrey Operle, Ste. Genevieve; Carlos Paz Zapata, Hillsboro; Kara Pochon, Hillsboro; Heather Prass, St. Louis; Jonell Smith, Potosi; Anntonia Sonsthagen, Festus; Matthew Soto, Hillsboro; Blake Spruell, De Soto; Tianna Stafford, Hillsboro; Stacey Walker, Crystal City; Matthew Walt, Imperial.

Phi Theta Kappa 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.

In 1929, the American Association of Community Colleges recognized Phi Theta Kappa as the official honor society for two-year colleges. Today, Phi Theta Kappa is the largest honor society in American higher education with more than 2 million members and 1,200 chapters. 

The Xi Zeta chapter was established at Jefferson College in 1965 and has received numerous regional and international awards including Most Outstanding Missouri Chapter and National Top 10 Chapter. Chapter advisors are English Instructor Dr. Matthew Vaughn and Instructional Support Specialist Karen Hester.

Last Updated ( Tuesday, 20 May 2014 )
 
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