FLORENCE, S.C. - Twenty-five Francis Marion University students were initiated into Omicron Delta Kappa, April 24.
Omicron Delta Kappa is a national leadership honor society which recognizes and encourages achievement in scholarship; athletics; social service and religious activities; campus government; journalism, speech and the mass media; and creative and performing arts.
The initiation took place at the Cauthen Educational Media Center on campus. Dr. Roger W. Allen Jr., a mathematics professor at FMU and the faculty secretary of Omicron Delta Kappa, spoke at the ceremony.
New initiates for spring 2000 (by hometown) are:
AIKEN: Marie Caprice Garrett
BENNETTSVILLE: Amelia Floy Beane, Emily Louise Culbertson
CHERAW: Nicholas Blane Hayes
FLORENCE: Shannon Marie Asko, Meredith Jean Muirhead, Stephanie Erin Muirhead, Rodney Christian Ruth, Jr., Olivia Maureen Simpson, Kelly Michelle Smith
INMAN: David O. Martinez
IRMO: Wendy Jean Hines
KINGSTREE: Kevin Raleigh Gause, Ginger Elaine Tisdale
PAGELAND: Ann Marie Maxwell
WEST COLUMBIA: Andrea Lee Fraser
OUT OF STATE
NEVADA: Emily Christen Reid of Reno, Nev.
NORTH CAROLINA: Anna Elizabeth Kolbinsky of Hillborough, N.C.
OHIO: Jenny Lyn Michael of Canal Fulton, Ohio
TENNESSEE: Heather Michelle Duncan of Greenville, Tenn.
AUSTRALIA: Judson Lorne Dane Ruig of Singleton, New South Wales, Australia
GERMANY: Lutz Perner of Usingen, Germany
SOUTH AFRICA: Warren Brett DeVillers of Johannesburg, South Africa
ZIMBABWE: Dawn Lesley Stephens and Jill Elizabeth Stephens, both of Harare, Zimbabwe
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