Omicron Delta Epsilon hosts virtual induction ceremony

Thirty-seven Martha and Spencer Love School of Business students were inducted into Elon’s chapter of the international economics honor society.

Elon’s chapter of the international economics honor society Omicron Delta Epsilon (ODE) hosted a virtual induction ceremony on April 27, recognizing academic achievement in economics studies.

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New inductees at the virtual induction ceremony for Omicron Delta Epsilon

The chapter inducted 37 Martha and Spencer Love School of Business students in a ceremony led by chapter President Marybeth Nemecek ’21 and Vice President Maria Mendoza ’21. Students heard from keynote speaker Brooks Depro, assistant professor of economics, who spoke about his professional and personal experiences and what he learned from them.

To qualify for ODE membership, students must complete at least 16 credit hours of economics classes and maintain a 3.25 GPA. Brandon Sheridan, assistant professor of economics, serves as Elon’s faculty advisor.

ODE, one of the largest international academic honor societies, honors the outstanding achievements of economics students and connects them with other economics students and faculty. Members have the opportunity to learn from guest speakers, group discussions and chapter meetings.

The chapter’s 2021 inductees:

  • Abigail Noyes
  • Abigail Street
  • Alexa Rasmussen
  • Andrea Sheetz
  • Aniyah Adams
  • Anya Sachdev
  • Brandon Goodman
  • Christina Wyatt
  • Cole Haecker
  • Cole Willett
  • Emily Katz
  • Guy Harper
  • Hailey Crawford
  • Isabella Hindley
  • James Edmunds
  • Jillian Czarnecki
  • John Schuessler
  • Jovani Mendez-Sandoval
  • Julia Edwards
  • Kara Friske
  • Katherine Cote
  • Katherine Robinson
  • Kimheng Larch
  • Lauren Demchak
  • Liam O’Connor
  • Lily Friel
  • Madison Duchesneau
  • Malia Takei
  • Mateo Ribadeneira
  • Olivia Ruckenstein
  • Ryan McCabe
  • Sarah Collier
  • Stephen Hawthrone
  • Victoria Russo
  • William Davies
  • Zachary Irons
  • Zachary Penta