Cameron University's Upsilon Xi Chapter of Kappa Delta Pi, the international honor society in education, initiated 44 new members recently during a ceremony held on the CU campus.
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 granted membership.
CU Students inducted into Kappa Delta Pi, listed by hometown, are:
Bartlesville: Jessica A. LittleSun
Cache: Joan E. Gabelmann, Stacey L. Tate
Carnegie: Linda F. Mann
Claremore: Amanda G. Ross
Collinsville: Taylor R. Whisenhunt
Elgin: Toni L. Hasenbeck
Fletcher: Richard J. Stanton
Frederick: Laura E. Cowan, Ramiro Longoria, Jr.
Geronimo: Lorna L. Phillips, Patrika A. Renschen
Lawton/Fort Sill: Herbert T. Belter, Stephanie A. Bowman, Cynthia M. Blackwell,Tammy M. Burmeister, Sandra L. Butler, Jutta Carter, Wesley A. Clifton, Bettina M. Franz, Keri D. Franz, Whitni A. Hatfield, Jennifer K. Hauschildt, Christine C. Howden, Lynda P. Huntley, Stephanie M. Lee, Dushiyanthi S. McCarley, Jan A. Newberry-Davis, Fostina E. Paolino, Carrie E. Pipkin, Angela N. Price, Melissa K. Price, Wilson E. Rodriguez, Kevin R. Sanden, Dawn E. Shilling , Elizabeth D. Smith, Thelonious N. Smith, Rebecca M. Sorge, Kayce L. Williams, Chad A. Wilson
Newtown Square, PA: Kate E. Nelson
Rush Springs: Jackie D. Kuhlman
Skiatook: Whitney L. Wilson
Vinita: Reena L. Street
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.
December 10, 2009