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Contact: Dennis Organ, Alpha Chi National College Honor Society, 501-279-4443, or Lynn Stewart or Kelsey Johnson, Centenary News Service, 318-841-7265

Centenary’s Alpha Chi Chapter Receives National Award

SHREVEPORT, LA — Centenary’s Alpha Chi chapter is among 37 chapters of the Alpha Chi National College Honor Society to receive a Star Chapter Award this spring at the national convention in St. Louis, Mo.

To qualify for a Star Chapter award, a chapter must send a sponsor and a student to the national/regional convention, conduct at least one student presentation at the convention, have a Benedict Fellowship and/or Nolle Scholarship nominee within the chapter, sponsor one scholarly program on campus, induct and register members and file an annual chapter report.

New inductees into Centenary’s Alpha Chi chapter, as announced at this spring’s Honors Convocation in April, are:

Bryant — Ashlee Cristin Mantooth
Little Rock — Emily Evans and Amber Furgerson
Pine Bluff – Sarah Kate Ross and Helen-Frances Sanders

Abbeville — Ashley Moss
Baton Rouge – Mary Rose Daniel
Bossier City – Elizabeth “Beth” Allen and Mary “Katie” Hanisee
Denham Springs — Erin McQuiston and Katherine Ruth Willis
Elm Grove — Rebecca “Becki” Murphy
Greenwood – Megan Vaughn
Kenner — Laurie S. Stevison
Lafayette — Laura L. Daigle
Lake Charles — Rebecca Rhiannon Groves
Lutcher — Lacey Ann Millet
Mansfield — Autumn Grace Frazier
Newllano — Rachel Ella Reischling
Shreveport – Elizabeth Coody, Addie Smith Dickson, Amanda Harper, Sean Hennigan, Barbara Kelley, Emily Klepper, Nicholas “Nick” Mai, Stacy Nelson, Taylor Robertson, Evelyn Scarborough, Diya Surie, Malissa Watkins and Saige Wilhite
Sibley — Benjamin Bumgardner
Slidell — Katherine Eleanore Walker

Bellville — Lauren Koehn
Marshall – Courtney Lacy
Spring — Kylie Michelle Garrett
Texarkana — Jennifer Atchison
Tyler – Lindsey Stafford

Gifhorn, Germany — Anja Schmidt
Medicine Hat, Canada — A.J. Howes

Alpha Chi has chapters on more than 300 campuses in 45 states and in Puerto Rico. An honor society for all academic fields, it inducts no more than the top 10 percent of juniors and seniors at member institutions.

For more information, contact Dennis Organ with the Alpha Chi National College Honor Society at 501-279-4443 or dorgan@harding.edu.

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