Cameron welcomes new members to Kappa Delta Pi education honor society

Cameron University’s Upsilon Xi Chapter of Kappa Delta Pi, the international honor society in education, welcomes 24 new members. An induction ceremony for 16 students recently took place on the Cameron campus. An additional eight students who are pursuing degrees through Cameron’s elementary education program at Rogers State University in Claremore took place on April 11.

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 are granted membership.

CU students inducted into Kappa Delta Pi, listed by hometown, are:

Anadarko: Kerrie Edwards

Apache: Katherine Moon

Cache: Angie Crow

Cement: Lori Salyer

Claremore: Jordan Lahmeyer, Ashton Palmer, Eric Paul, Savannah Rains, Autumn Ritter, Katie Smith, Shelsea Staton

Duncan: Kelli Heinrich

Elgin: Judith Bridges, Kimberly McIsaac

Lawton/Fort Sill: Carmela Almeida, Stephanie Cooper, Jeffery Elbert, Chad Erickson, Kyra Ann Franklin, James Scholz, Francis Wills

Sterling: Shelby Carpenter

Talala: Daniele Harrell

Walters: Chelsey Fodder

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.

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April 11, 2018