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CGTC Holds First Phi Theta Kappa Induction

On Friday, March 23, Central Georgia Technical College held its first induction ceremony for students nominated into the Beta Tau Omicron Chapter of CGTC’s Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society. Seven students were inducted and include:

Melynn Canova, Paralegal Studies
Jesse Chalker, Radiologic Technology
Jessica Howell, Paralegal Studies
Christie Jennings, Radiologic Technology
Jennifer Johnson, Paralegal Studies
Loresa Lamar, Business Administrative Technology
Joe Ann Wimberly, Cabinetmaking

Students must have a 3.5 GPA and be enrolled in an associate degree program to be eligible. Students will reap the benefits of membership by being recognized for outstanding academic accomplishments and being provided with a competitive edge that helps ensure future success.

About Phi Theta Kappa Phi Theta Kappa traces its beginnings to a Society that originated with six charter members under the name of Kappa Phi Omicron at Stephens College in Columbia, Missouri, in 1910. The purpose of Phi Theta Kappa shall be to recognize and encourage scholarship among two-year college students. To achieve this purpose, Phi Theta Kappa shall provide opportunity for the development of leadership and service, for an intellectual climate for exchange of ideas and ideals, for lively fellowship for scholars, and for stimulation of interest in continuing academic excellence.

From left are Jennifer Johnson, Loresa Lamar, Jesse Chalker, Christie Jennings, Melynn Canova, Jessica Howell and Joe Ann Wimberly.

Submitted by Rebecca Ledford
March 29, 2012


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