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BC Inducts 37 Juniors and Seniors into Alpha Chi

11/9/2012

Bridgewater College inducted 37 students into Alpha Chi, a national scholastic honor society, during a ceremony on Oct. 8.

Alpha Chi was founded in 1922, and its purpose is to promote academic excellence and exemplary character among college and university students and to honor those who achieve such distinction.

Membership in the honor society is limited to the top 10 percent of juniors, seniors and graduate students at colleges and universities that have Alpha Chi chapters.

Dr. Stephen Baron, professor of biology, serves as faculty adviser for Bridgewater’s chapter of Alpha Chi.

Inducted at Bridgewater College were:

•    Miriam Beckwith, a senior art major, from Timberville, Va.;

•    Maria Best, a junior communication studies major, from Downingtown, Pa.;

•    Evan Boehm, a senior history and political science major, from Crownsville, Md.;

•    Ashlea Bowers, a junior business administration major, from Churchville, Va.;

•    Stephanie R. Breen, a junior Spanish and philosophy and religion double major with a minor in cultural studies, from Chambersburg, Pa.;

•    Brandy Brode, a junior business administration major, from Manassas, Va.;

•    Morgan N. Brooking, a senior music major, from Charlottesville, Va.;

•    Blair B. Bullock, a junior international studies major with minors in French and Spanish, from Annandale, Va.;

•    Margaret L. Byler, a junior biology major with a minor in mathematics, from Harrisonburg, Va.;

•    Carrie Carter, a junior chemistry major, from West Point, Va.;

•    Kelly E. Deibler, a junior political science and communication studies double major with a minor in Spanish, from Catharpin, Va.;

•    Colleen Dickson, a junior international studies major with a minor in music, from Virginia Beach, Va.;

•    Nikki Diehl, a junior liberal studies major, from Stephens City, Va.;

•    Eryn E. Dixon, a junior biology major with a minor in neuroscience, from Gerrardstown, W.Va.;

•    Holly C. Donahue, a junior art major, from Manassas, Va.;

•    Bethany Faye Dunlap, a senior English major, from Fredericksburg, Va.;

•    Ashley Ellis, a junior liberal studies major, from Luray, Va.;

•    Megan Gould, a junior communication studies major with a minor in art, from Fredericksburg, Va.;

•    Selena High, a junior liberal studies major, from Linville, Va.;

•    Rusty Jenkins, a senior sociology major with a minor in cultural studies, from Winchester, Va.;

•    Jennifer Lutz, a junior liberal studies major, from Fairfax, Va.;

•    Maxwell A. Malmgren, a junior business administration major, from Harrisonburg, Va.;

•    Thomas Malvey, a senior information systems management major from Harrisonburg, Va.;

•    Kori A. Matteson, a senior family and consumer sciences major, from Midlothian, Va.;

•    Caitlyn Mauck, a junior liberal studies major, from Woodstock, Va.;

•    Bashar S. Murad, a junior communication studies major with minors in theatre and French, from Jerusalem, Israel;

•    Katelyn Nolt, a junior history major with a minor in communication studies, from Manheim, Pa.;

•    Alyssa Pennington, a junior communication studies major with a minor in social work, from Bridgewater, Va.;

•    Jennifer Pivar, a junior biology major, from Union Bridge, Md.;

•    Tracy Reed, a junior health and exercise science major with a minor in art, from Chesapeake, Va.;

•    Rebecca Reifsnider, a junior nutrition and wellness and health and exercise science double major, from Keymar, Md.;

•    Meredith J. Reynolds, a junior biology major, from Hagerstown, Md.;

•    Rachael Sloan, a junior liberal studies major, from Roanoke, Va.;

•    Tiffany Toner, a senior business administration major, from Stuarts Draft, Va.;

•    Kayla Topper, a junior biology and chemistry double major, from New Windsor, Md.;

•    Jackie Tremblay, a senior business administration and mathematics double major with a minor in equine studies, from Chesapeake Beach, Md.; and

•    Jesse Winter, a junior English and philosophy and religion double major, from New Windsor, Md.

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