Phi Beta Kappa names new members

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Phi Beta Kappa, the nation's oldest and most prestigious academic honor society, has inducted new members at Kansas State University.

New members from the College of Human Ecology are:

Jaclyn DeForest, May 2014 bachelor's graduate in dietetics; Brooke Katterhenry, junior in kinesiology; Danielle Dobratz, junior in public health nutrition and pre-physician assistant; Angela Glean, May 2014 bachelor's graduate in kinesiology; Canaan Coker, junior in biology, gerontology and premedicine; Adam McCann, May 2014 bachelor's graduate in kinesiology; and Melissa Beyer, May 2014 bachelor's graduate in early childhood education.

To be eligible for membership to the honor society, a student must be a junior or senior with a grade point average of at least 3.7; students with GPAs of 3.6 to 3.7 may be considered if the level and depth of their course work indicates an unusually distinguished record. In addition, students also must be candidates for a bachelor's degree in the university's College of Arts and Sciences or have at least 90 hours or three-fourths of their total course work from departments in the college.

This article was posted on Wednesday, June 25, 2014 and is filed under Center on Aging, College News, Family Studies & Human Services, Hospitality Management & Dietetics, Human Nutrition.