Cameron welcomes new members to Kappa Delta Pi education honor society

Cameron University’s Upsilon Xi Chapter of Kappa Delta Pi, the international honor society in education, will welcome 38 new members. An induction ceremony for 22 students took place on the Cameron campus earlier this week. An additional 16 students who are pursuing degrees through Cameron’s elementary education program at Rogers State University in Claremore will take place on May 5.

Selection as a member of Kappa Delta Pi requires high academic achievement, a commitment to education as a career, and a professional attitude that assures steady growth in the profession. Only those who have exhibited the ideals of scholarship, integrity in service, and commitment to excellence in teaching and its allied professions are granted membership.

CU students inducted into Kappa Delta Pi, listed by hometown, are:

Altus: Mona R. Bevington, Brittany N. Nottnagel

Big Cabin: Rejeana D. Riley

Chattanooga: Katy A. Simpson

Claremore:  Tracy D. Arthurs, Chelsea Frieze, Teresa M. Goswick, Kaitlynn A. Hink, Anjanette Jackson, Jessica McMurtry, Courtney Murrell, Kylie R. Price

Collinsville:  Sarah M. Noble

Duncan: Candice L. Raines

Elgin: Tiffany Biles, Summer N. Roberts

Fletcher: Sherry E. Houck

Krum, Texas: Jordan S. Sizemore

Lawton/Fort Sill:  Kasey L. Dawson, Ashley L. Havron, Lorren S. Jackson, Lindsey D. McDowell, Andrea J. Melontree, Ami Moore, Veronica M. Saiz, Tiffany Terry, Sarah E. Wadusky, Tearza C. Wayman

Lindsay:  Jessica L. Shaffer

Miami: Halie R. Barger

Oologah: Jessica Lemmons

Porter: Kirstein K. Stephenson

Pryor: Jessica A. Williams

Salina: Shayla McCann

Sterling: Ashlyn D. Kovacs

Temple:  Wendy Brown, Sunny Sturdivant

Wann: Telithia A. Russ

For more information about education programs at Cameron University, contact the Department of Education at 580-581-2320.

About Kappa Delta Pi

Founded in 1911, Kappa Delta Pi is the largest honor society in education, representing 572 undergraduate and professional chapters and more than 45,000 active members. Its most distinguished members over the last century have included Margaret Mead, Albert Einstein, George Washington Carver, and current leaders in education Howard Gardner, Maxine Greene and Carol Gilligan.

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April 11, 2014

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