FLORENCE, S.C. – Seven Francis Marion University students were inducted into the FMU chapter of Psi Chi, the National Honor Society in Psychology, during a ceremony on Feb. 24.
Psi Chi was founded in 1929 for the purposes of encouraging, stimulating and maintaining excellence in scholarship, and advancing the science of psychology. Membership is awarded to graduate and undergraduate men and women who are making the study of psychology one of their major interests and who meet the qualifications.
Psi Chi is a member of the Association of College Honor Societies and is an affiliate of the American Psychological Association and the American Psychological Society. Psi Chi has more than 975 chapters located at college and university campuses throughout the U.S.
The faculty adviser is Laurie Sullivan Hunter, an assistant professor of psychology at FMU.
Students inducted into Psi Chi, by hometown, are:
EFFINGHAM – Dawn L. Porter
FLORENCE – Keri Ann Bledsoe, April Danielle Carter, Julie Maria Warner
GREENVILLE – Veronica Elizabeth Velino
LORIS – Jamie L. Hickman
SAVANNAH, GA. – William F. Brannen III
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