Local Students Inducted Into Alpha Lambda Delta
Sep 23, 2017 05:59AM
By Theresa Gilman
Western New England University WNE
(Editor's Note: the following information was provided by Western New England University.)
SPRINGFIELD, MA -- The Western New England University chapter of Alpha Lambda Delta National Honor Society welcomed over 150 students at the University's annual induction ceremony, which took place on August 25 during the University's Convocation ceremony. Local inductees include:
- Jordana Katiti of Dracut, majoring in Pre-Science
Founded in 1924, Alpha Lambda Delta is a national honor society for first year students that encourages and recognizes superior academic achievement. Alpha Lambda Delta seeks to promote intelligent living, a continued high standard of learning, and encourages students to recognize and develop meaningful goals for their roles in society. Members pledge to use their education to benefit the community, the college, the nation, and the world. Acceptance is based on attaining a minimum grade point average of 3.50 in their first semester of study or a 3.50 cumulative average at the end of the first year.
Western New England University has a total of 18 honor societies on campus. More than 800 students were inducted into these organizations during the 2016-2017 academic year.
Western New England University is a private, independent, coeducational institution founded in 1919. Located on an attractive 215-acre suburban campus in Springfield, Massachusetts, Western New England serves 3,830 students, including 2,580 full-time undergraduate students. Undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs are offered through Colleges of Arts and Sciences, Business, Engineering, Pharmacy, and the School of Law.