Angelo State University’s chapter of the Alpha Chi national honor society inducted 59 new members during a special initiation ceremony on Thursday, Oct. 22, in the Houston Harte University Center, 1910 Rosemont Drive.

Alpha Chi is open to students majoring in any academic discipline and has over 300 chapters nationwide with more than 400,000 members. To be eligible, students must rank in the top 10 percent of seniors at their college or university, or in the top 7.5 percent of juniors.

ASU’s fall 2015 inductees by hometown and major are:

San Angelo: Savanna Daniel, biology; Sterling Eckert, kinesiology; Abby Glass, management; Natalie Glover, pre-nursing; Michael Gonzales, international business; Nathanial Haynes, computer science; Charly Holik, interdisciplinary studies; Charlotte Koors, psychology; March McFadden, finance; Vanessa Meyer, English; Lindsey Morris, management; Carolina Ramirez, interdisciplinary studies; Sonia Ramirez-Munoz, communication; Sara Shirai, biology; Nolan Sosa, management; Alexa Strebeck-Sicina, psychology; Madison Sudduth, chemistry; Jessica Tharp, communication; Pamela Upton, studio art; Kimberly Vu, management information systems; Jason Walker, intelligence, security studies and analysis; Melodie Wood, management; Gabriella Wright, chemistry; and Ayda Yousef, biology

Abilene: Aimee Leath, chemistry

Alvarado: Laura Allen, kinesiology

Austin: Michaela Johnson, nursing

Azle: Tristan Davis, psychology

Brackettville: Nadia Rodriguez, pre-nursing

Brady: Charles Langseth, interdisciplinary studies

Burleson: Araly Gutierrez, international business; Emily Krause, English; and Jackson Rebrovich, mathematics

Burnet: Cheyenne King, nursing

Castroville: Erin Noonan, geological sciences

Cisco: Amber Graham, kinesiology

Clifton: Shelby Crockett, finance

Dickinson: Cristian Villatoro, nursing

Double Oak: Kelly Johnson, pre-nursing

Flower Mound: Charles Wright, psychology

Floydada: Hannah Smith, pre-nursing

Kerrville: Cecily Real, nursing

Lubbock: James Halbrooks, international business

Mansfield: Marisa Thompson, biology

Marble Falls: Madison Hunick, psychology

Midland: Jacob Nichols, kinesiology

Monclova, Coahuila, Mexico: Armando Meza, computer science

Pearland: Emily Vidal, mathematics

Presidio: Sonia Trevino, psychology

Priddy: Caitlyn Cagle, animal science

Roscoe: Shelton Toliver, marketing

Salado: Mattie Price, biology

San Antonio: Joshua Lewis, history/social studies; and David Maurice, intelligence, security studies and analysis

Sanderson: Brianna Johnson, criminal justice

Schertz: Emily Hecox, biology

Seagraves: Julia McDaniel, theatre

Stanton: Anna Porter, computer science

Veribest: Araceli Hernandez, accounting

ASU is located in Alpha Chi Region I, and Dr. Karl Havlak, professor of mathematics, is the head faculty advisor for the ASU chapter. Additional faculty advisors are Dr. June Smith for the College of Arts and Sciences, Dr. Biqing Huang for the College of Business, Dr. Charlene Bustos for the College of Education, and Paul Osmanski for the College of Health and Human Services. Havlak is also secretary-treasurer for Region I and a member of the Alpha Chi National Council.

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