Cameron University’s Upsilon Xi Chapter of Kappa Delta Pi, the international honor society in education, welcomes 32 new members. An induction ceremony for 22 students took place on the Cameron campus last week. An additional 10 students who are pursuing degrees through Cameron’s elementary education program at Rogers State University in Claremore will be inducted on May 2.
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:
Adair: Amy Webb
Blair: Lauren Hayes
Cache: Skyler Dabney
Claremore: Bethany Dary; Amanda Lair, Porsche Piland
Collinsville: Brandon Schmauss, Stephane Wendland
Cyril: Brigette Thompson
Elgin: Adriana Dye, Crystal Edwards, Kayla Wander
Hastings: Megan Medlinger
Indiahoma: Brittany Blakesley
Inola: Jessica Smith
Lawton: Angela Baumann, Amanda Bell, Patrick Copeland, Cody De Vilbiss, Yolanda Felton, Jessica Gaines, Krista Hubbard, Mary Kinnamore, Shellbie Morales, Hannah Muirhead
Marlow: Kristen Dickerson
Ochelata: Lacie McCracken
Pearland, Texas: Raven Hatton
Skiatook: Chelsea Blevins
Uvalde, Texas: Kayla Vernor
Vinita: Lacy Simmons
Wichita Falls, Texas: Camisha McClellan
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.
April 15, 2016