FLORENCE, S.C. – Psi Chi, the national honor society in psychology, inducted 14 new members into its chapter at Francis Marion University this academic year.
Ten members were inducted in October and four members were inducted in April.
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 students 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. Psi Chi has grown over the past 74 years into one of the largest and most successful honor societies in the world, with more than 975 chapters located at college and university campuses throughout the United States.
Students inducted, by hometown, are:
Garden Cove, Calif.: Amber Gaines
Chapin: Martha Stewart
Columbia: Nicole Sanchious
Darlington: Josh McDowell
Florence: Emily Arrington, Rhiannon Brown, Sandra Evans, Carmen Fleming and Kelly Jackson
Galivants Ferry: Kelley Walker
Georgetown: Leanne Altman
Green Sea: Michael Jernigan
Greenville: Lindsey Harte
Ladson: Courtney Merritt
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