Alpha Chi inducts 79 members during ceremony

2014 Alpha Chi Group

The Alpha Chi induction ceremony was held Sunday at Southeastern Oklahoma State University.

DURANT, Okla. – The Oklahoma Theta Chapter of the Alpha Chi National Honor Society held its 32nd annual Induction ceremony Sunday at Southeastern Oklahoma State University.

Seventy-nine juniors and seniors representing all academic disciplines were inducted into lifetime membership in candle-lighting ceremonies.  Thirty-four of these are 2013 inductees (last year’s ceremony was cancelled due to an ice storm) and forty-five are 2014 inductees.

Southeastern president Sean Burrage was the guest speaker at the event, held in the Fine Arts Recital Hall.

Faculty sponsors are Dr. Brett Elliott, Dr. Alistair Maeer and Dr. Jennifer Hicks. Also on the program was professor emeritus Dr. David Norris, a former Alpha Chi sponsor.

Following is a list of the inductees and their hometowns:

2013

Joseph Badan                                       Durant, OK

Hannah Baugh                                    Bonham, TX

April Boatright                                   Antlers, OK

Tucker Brown                                     Norman, OK

Charles Bull                                          McAlester, OK

Jessica Carey                                        Marietta, OK

Patricia Caveny                                  Durant, OK

Kathy Jo Daniel                                   Coleman, OK

Laura Davenport                               Durant, OK

Brett Doyle                                           Caddo, OK

Desirae Drummond                         Lone Grove, OK

Jett Gardner                                          Antlers, OK

Jordan Hedrick                                   Bethany, OK

Lesley Huff                                            McAlester, OK

Kayleb Koslowsky                            Kingston, OK

Kelsey Lee                                             Davis, OK

Holly Martin                                         Coleman, OK

Taylor Matlock                                   Garvin, OK

Levi McCullough                                Idabel, OK

Dana Meaders                                     Calera, OK

Christie Miller                                     Stringtown, OK

Mary Nelson                                         Durant, OK

Crystal Nichols                                   Achille, OK

Alyssa Pingleton                                Atoka, OK

Rojina Ranjit                                        Oklahoma City, OK

Taylor Reeves                                     Durant, OK

Virginia Sealock                                 Rockwall, TX

Shacole Smith                                     Durant, OK

Erika Snead                                          Broken Bow, OK

Tracey Stephenson                           Denison, TX

Aubrey Tarantine                              Sherman, TX

Josee Vaughn                                       Broken Bow, OK

Kalleigh Tilley                                     Durant, OK

Jeffrey Washington                           Bonham, TX

 

2014

Jessica Baker                                               Van Alstyne, TX

Jessie Batson                                               Durant, OK

Samantha Briskey                                    Moore, OK

Anita Brown                                                Sherman, TX

Birch Bryant                                                Hugo, OK

Barbara Bullard                                         Krebs, OK

Kevin Caras                                                  Oklahoma City, OK

Meagan Carter                                            Hugo, OK

Sarrysa Eaves                                                            Mead, OK

Sandra Franco                                            Broken Bow, OK

Railey Gardner                                           Antlers, OK

Brooke Glory                                               Ardmore, OK

Rebecca Gordon                                        Ada, OK

Jeremy Gray                                                 Tuttle, OK

Karlee Hall                                                    Ravenna, TX

Melissa Haworth-Cox                             Denison, TX

Kristi Heath                                                 Pottsboro, TX

Sarah Hodson                                                            Durant, OK

Dakota Marcy                                                            Durant, OK

Hope McClendon                                       Marietta, OK

Maverick McClendon                                             Marietta, OK

Amber McLain                                            Ardmore, OK

Laiken McMurl                                           Broken Bow, OK

Lauren McMurl                                           Broken Bow, OK

Julia Mills                                                      Eufala, OK

Matthew Mobley                                       Oklahoma City, OK

Rebecca Rathfon                                       Sherman, TX

Tyler Rector                                                 Atoka, OK

Thelma Scribner                                        Kingston, OK

Vonna Shults                                               Durant, OK

Jessica Simmons                                       Shawnee, OK

Ryan Summit                                              Durant, OK

Madison Thames                                      Mount Vernon, Texas

Amanda Thompson                                 Durant, OK

Jasmine Vasquez                                       Tishomingo, OK

Cecelia Vaughn                                           Carrollton, TX

Karen Vian                                                   Ardmore, OK

Carey Wade                                                  Telephone, TX

Tascee Wahoske                                       Milburn, OK

Sarah White                                                 Kingston, OK

Emily Williams                                           Ben Wheeler, TX

Chance Wimberley                                   Colbert, OK

Lesha Woods                                              Antlers, OK

Nathan Wright                                           Durant, OK

Kelcey Yanez                                               Wilson, OK