Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society, the international academic honor society for community college students, saw 57 local area students inducted during the spring 2019 semester. Students inducted must have a grade point average of 3.5 or better on a 4.0 scale.
The Honors Society offers opportunities for scholarships, intellectual enrichment, and personal development through programs based on the society’s hallmarks of scholarship, leadership, service, and fellowship. It is the largest honor society in American higher education, with over 3.5 million members across ten nations.
The 2019 Spring Inductees include:
Ashkum: Tricia O’Connor.
Beecher: Joel Barraza.
Bonfield: Alita Hill and Faith Keller.
Bourbonnais: Erica Billington, Kaylee Billington, Alexis Bohlmann, Caleb Campe, Alexandra Dubravec, Antonia Guajardo, Kaitlyn Hagge, Oscar Jones, McKinley Marcotte, Genevieve Marion, Nicole Martinez, Johana Morris, Avery Norwick, Erica Norwick, Emma Ogle, Faith Quigley, Elizabeth Strand, Gabrielle Wagner, Malgorzata Zeglen and Jakob Zirbel.
Bradley: Hanna Teneyuca.
Buckingham: Megan Kersten.
Chebanse: Kaitlin Bowers, Molly Saindon and Benjamin Schafer.
Clifton: Abbey Boudreau and Andrew Boudreau.
Grant Park: Amanda Trompler.
Herscher: Kyla Brychta.
Kankakee: Raeven Carroll, Thomas Harwood, Heather Jensen, Kiara Lewis, Nicholas Mullins, Michael Perley, Veronica Romero and Amy Tiburtini.
Loda: Cole Eshleman.
Manteno: Elan Benge, Piaget Felix, James Langer and Brent Matherly.
Martinton: Colin Corriveau and Bruce Lane.
Momence: Mattison Lanie and Amy Leach.
Pembroke Township: Eric Godines.
Peotone: Alannah Anker and Karah Anker.
Saint Anne: Hannah Lance.
Watseka: Courtney Heath, Ben Lyznicki and McCall Schunke.
KCC holds induction ceremonies for new members each fall and spring semester.