The following local residents recently were initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines:
■ Sadie Updike of Kenai; initiated at University of Alaska Anchorage;
■ Sandra Sterling of Soldotna; initiated at University of Alaska Anchorage.
These residents are among approximately 32,000 students, faculty, professional staff and alumni to be initiated into Phi Kappa Phi each year. Membership is by invitation and requires nomination and approval by a chapter. Only the top 10 percent of seniors and 7.5 percent of juniors, having at least 72 semester hours, are eligible for membership.
Kelsie Leaf of Kenai has been named to the Dean’s List at Union University in Jackson, Tenn., for the fall 2013 semester. The Dean’s List includes full-time students who achieve a 3.5 grade point average on a four-point scale.
Terri Draper of Kenai has earned a doctoral degree in clinical psychology from Pacific University in Forest Grove, Ore.
Hillary Bogard of Kenai, was named to the Dean’s List at Reinhardt University in Waleska, Ga., for fall semester 2013. A Reinhardt Dean’s List student must maintain a 3.5 grade-point average based on successful completion of a minimum of 12 semester credits with no grade less than a B.
Has a new addition to your family just arrived? Where in the world is your military person and what are they up to? Got a new graduate, dean’s list student or an award-receiving youth?
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