Cameron University students inducted into criminal justice, sociology honor societies

Cameron University's Department of Criminal Justice and Sociology recently hosted an induction ceremony for Alpha Kappa Delta, the international sociology honor society, and Alpha Phi Sigma, the national criminal justice honor society.

Membership in Alpha Kappa Delta is open to students who have reached at least the junior level and who have officially declared sociology as a major or who demonstrate a serious interest in sociology. Undergraduate candidates must have an overall GPA of 3.0 and must be ranked in the top 35 percent of the class in general scholarship, must have maintained a 3.0 gpa in sociology courses and must have completed at least four regular courses in sociology. Graduate students must have completed one half year of graduate study in sociology with a graduate G.P.A. of B or better, and continued matriculation in a program of study leading toward a graduate degree in sociology at the host institution.

Students inducted into Alpha Kappa Delta are listed by hometown:

Duncan: Lauri L. Hire, Jennifer D. Streeter-Davis

Lawton: Rachel L. Blevins, Vickie E. Donahue, Amber Harkins, Bonnie S. Harman, Tasha Peniche, Alicia M. Scott, Brigitte S. Sikyang

Wichita Falls, TX: Reyna Garcia

Alpha Phi Sigma recognizes academic excellence by undergraduates as well as graduate students of criminal justice. To become a member, the student must have completed one-third of their total hours required for graduation at his/her institution. Undergraduate candidates must maintain a minimum of 3.2 overall GPA and rank in the top 35 percent of their classes, must have a 3.2 GPA in criminal justice courses, and must have completed a minimum of four courses within the criminal justice curriculum. Graduate students are required to maintain a minimum of a 3.4 GPA in both Criminal Justice courses and overall courses and must have completed a minimum of four courses within the criminal justice curriculum.

Students inducted into Alpha Phi Sigma are listed by hometown:

Comanche: Natacha Fields

Duncan: Christina Hornbeak

Lawton: Jason Goodson, Brandon Jackiewicz, Kay L. Specht

Randlett: Ronna Bertram

CU Associate Professor Dr. Su H. Lee was also inducted into Alpha Phi Sigma.

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May 15, 1009
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