Belhaven Jackson Inducts New Alpha Sigma Lambda Members
April 13, 2012 (Jackson) - This year, a total of 41 Jackson ASPIRE students were inducted into Alpha Sigma Lambda (ASL), the oldest and largest national honor society for non-traditional adult students.
This honor society is for students who achieve and maintain academic excellence and leadership characteristics while managing the responsibilities to family, work, and the community.
To become a member, students must have earned a minimum of 24 semester hours in an undergraduate degree program at Belhaven University and be in the top twenty percent of eligible students. The following students were inducted into the Alpha Sigma Lambda Jackson chapter:
Maria Allen Kimberly Readus Gregory Kyle Ball Lynda Michelle Brassfield Kimberly Allison Tina L. Brown Anisha Bryant Michelle I. Carter Julienne Best Clark Frederick L. Clark Sr. Brian P. DeRossette Chandra DeLisa Flowers Merlyn White Flowers Larry S. Ford Rena Frost Amanda Katheryne Gill Michael Allen Hardy Joseph E. Hemphill Devin Richelle Jones Craig Kittrell Veleka S. Mann Shanna McLaurin Michael A. Miller Betty S. Newell Rhonda E. Nielsen Caraleigh Paramore Lauren A. Patterson Joshua Phillips Melissa L. Poe Tawana Denise Murray Powell Natalie Malone Readus Tina Reed-Blue Steven A. Smith Hattie Starks Stephen Patrick Sweeney Gwendolyn Thompson Misti Thornton Shantel Howard Vaughan Linda Walton-Cole Madelyn D. Wansley Michael LaVenski Wells David A. Williams
The Lambda Xi Chapter at Belhaven annually invites outstanding adult undergraduate students on the Chattanooga, Memphis, Orlando, Houston, and Jackson campuses into the honor society as a way to recognize and to inspire high scholastic achievement.
The founding chapter was established at Northwestern University in 1946 and has more than 300 active ASL chapters in the United States.
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