News from MacMurray College
MacMurray names top freshmen students
15 students inducted, new officers elected to honors society.
The following students were inducted into Alpha Lambda Delta honors society for 2013 at MacMurray College at a ceremony on campus April 25.
- Aryn Barnes, of Girad, IL, is a nursing major.
- Allison Becker, of Edgerton, WI, is majoring in deaf and hard of hearing education and interpreting (American Sign Language).
- Grace Bjornbak, of Rantoul, is a nursing major.
- Shayla Boen, of Potomac, IL, a nursing major.
- Kendyl Cummins, of Mahomet, IL, is a nursing major.
- Kaitlyn Edwards, of Girard, IL, is a nursing major.
- Sarah Fornal, of Wheaton, IL, is a deaf and hard of hearing education major.
- Haley Fry, of Lincoln, IL, is a nursing major.
- Ashley Gatons, of Springfield, IL, is a nursing major.
- Jessie Ligocki, of Catlin, IL, is an art major.
- Shannon McKay, of Minonk, IL, is a nursing major.
- Erika Meyer, of Smithton, IL, is a nursing major.
- Brooke Quade, of Highland, IL, is a special education major.
- Taylor Rae Smith, of Decatur, IL, is majoring in deaf and hard of hearing education.
- Jenalee Stine, of Sparta, IL, is a nursing major.
- Shannon Young, of Carmel, IN, is in the Interpreting Preparation Program (American Sign Language).
The Alpha Lambda Delta officers for 2013-14 are:
President -- Gabriela Molina, of Jacksonville, will be a senior majoring in psychology.
Vice President -- Kimberly Yeley, of Ashland, will be a senior majoring in nursing.
Treasurer -- Anastasia (Tasha) Morwell, of Quincy, will be a senior majoring in deaf and hard of hearing education.
Alpha Lambda Delta is a national honor society recognizing academic excellence by first-year college students. It began as a women’s society in 1924 at the University of Illinois, and became co-educational in the mid-19790s. It now has more than 260 chapters and has initiated more than 850,000 students.