WILSON, N.C. — June 7, 2019 — Barton College’s North Carolina Gamma Chapter of Alpha Chi National College Honor Society recently welcomed eight new members into the fold during the spring 2019 induction ceremony.
Students with a grade point average of 3.5 or better in the top 10 percent of the junior and senior classes are eligible for induction. The minimum grade point average for this induction class was 3.65.
Alpha Chi is a coeducational society whose purpose is to promote academic excellence and exemplary character among college and university students and to honor those who achieve such distinction. Its name derives from the initial letters of the Greek words meaning truth and character.
As a general honor society, Alpha Chi admits to membership students from all academic disciplines. A member institution, which must be a regionally accredited, baccalaureate degree-granting college or university, may invite to membership no more than the top 10 percent of the junior and senior classes.
Inductees, listed by hometowns, are:
Borlange, Sweden — Alessandro Gerbino, Business Administration and Biology.
Greensboro — Ashton Pegram, Nursing.
Henderson — Ashlyn Collier, Nursing.
Jackson Springs — Jordan Blake, Biology and Health Promotions.
Princeton — Logan Pace, Nursing.
Raleigh — Natalie Brooks, Political Science and History.
Selma — Grace Browning, Business Administration.
Wilson — Deanna Ciampa, Elementary Education.