Lyon College inducted 15 new members into the Psi Chi honor society during a ceremony on Wednesday, March 29, in the Bevens Music Room.
Founded in 1929, Psi Chi is the international honor society for psychology. Its mission is to encourage excellence in student scholarship and advance the science of psychology.
Psi Chi boasts more than 700,000 lifetime members. Membership is open to both undergraduate and graduate students who are pursuing a major or minor in psychology and meet the minimum qualifications.
Each member of Psi Chi must have completed at least three semesters or equivalent of full-time college coursework, completed at least nine semester credit hours or equivalent in psychology courses, have maintained a cumulative GPA that is in the top 35 percent of their class and have a minimum 3.0 GPA in their psychology courses.
The following students were the 2016-17 inductees:
Jennifer Hidy Pitts
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