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Phi Beta Kappa honor society inducts new members

An April 7 dinner and ceremony featured a keynote address by Jill McCorkle, a critically acclaimed author of Southern literature.

Fifty-eight Elon University students were inducted into Phi Beta Kappa, the oldest and often considered the nation’s most prestigious honor society, during an April 7 dinner and ceremony where Jill McCorkle, an award-winning Southern novelist, served as the keynote speaker.

Phi Beta Kappa has established chapters at 283 colleges and universities in the United States, representing only 10 percent of the nation’s institutions of higher learning. Each year, the top 10 percent of arts and sciences graduates at these institutions are selected for membership. Elon’s Eta Chapter of North Carolina was installed on April 13, 2010.

Inducted during the April 7 ceremony were the following students:
Elizabeth Gordon Adolph
Carling Brooke Andrews
Emily Theresa Armstrong
Katherine Rose Bain
Savannah Jolie Bradley
Kelly Lynne Brand
Jennifer Kathryn Brouder
Alexander Wilhelm Bruch
Jill Elizabeth Capotosto
Michelle Marie Card
Maria Bongiorno Castine
Madison Ann Clough
Cleo Louise Caroline Dan
Hillary Hunter Dooley
Grace Caroline Elkus
Andrew Fredrick Fischer
Anson Grant Fisher
Ashley Meagan Fowler
Amy Elizabeth Good
Eryn Ann Gorang
Kathryn Ann Goulah
Raymond Andrew Haack
Sarah Katherine Holland
Leigh Alexis Iler
Erica Lynn Janik
Leah Annik Jennings
Alyssa Marie Kendall
Georgia Ellan Lee
Kimberly Ann Lilienthal
Victoria Lee Lipinski
Molly Rose Lomenzo
MacKenzie Rachel Mann
Katelyn Erin Massey
Claire Lillian Mayo
Cara Megan King McClain
Avery Franklin Thoreau McGaha
Nakhila Shani Mistry
Nicole Eileen Molinaro
Sara Jean Perry
Kimberly Carter Peterson
Lisa Meglen Picklesimer
Megan Elizabeth Rollins
Wesley Ivan Rose
Marissa Marie Rurka
Julia Ellen Schast
Christopher Ryan Shill
Lily Aitken Siegal
Amber Kristin Smith
Lauren Marie Speranza
Brittany Pearson Stamp
Emily Maria Steiner
Alice Teel Sudlow
Lauren Elizabeth Sutherland
Caitlin Jenna Tarantiles
Arielle Rebecca Weil
Kyle Wilson Whitaker
Brooke Elizabeth Winters
Clyde Thomas Zuber

Eric Townsend,
4/8/2014 9:35 AM