Florida College’s chapter of Alpha Chi, the national college honor society, inducted eight new members at a ceremony in Puckett Auditorium on Tuesday, Oct. 18, at 5:30 p.m.

Alpha Chi is a coeducational academic honor society with the purpose of promoting academic excellence and exemplary character among college and university students and honoring those who achieve such distinction. Membership is limited to the top 10 percent of juniors, seniors and graduate students from each chapter, and there are more than 300 chapters of Alpha Chi located in 45 states and Puerto Rico.

Dr. Dan Petty opened the induction ceremony of the Florida Xi chapter by welcoming guests and introducing Kathleen Trigg, a professor in Florida College’s communication department, as the guest speaker for the event. Petty was also responsible for installing this year’s officers: Morgan Bingham as president, Micah Works as vice president, and Hannah Beckley as secretary and treasurer.

The newly installed officers inducted eight new members:

Jesse Bingham
Sloan Hastings
Solomon Johnson
Jesse Roy
Micah Simpkins
Jennette Sink
Emma Leigh Smith
Rachel Tharp

Congratulations to these students on their outstanding academic achievements!