MCC Honors Society Inducts New Members
(Bradenton, Fla., March 23, 2005) - Manatee Community College (MCC) Bradenton and MCC Venice chapters of the Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) international honors society inducted 110 new members at a March 4 ceremony at Neel Performing Arts Center at MCC Bradenton. PTK members must have a 3.5 or higher grade point average (GPA) at induction and maintain a 3.25 GPA.
The guest speaker was Dr. Raymond Wonder, language and literature professor. Special guests included MCC President Dr. Sarah Pappas and Dr. John Rosen, vice president of academic affairs. The MCC Bradenton Nu Zeta chapter recognized Kathy Fields, academic department secretary, mathematics, as an honorary member.
The MCC Bradenton chapter inducted 87 new members. The MCC Venice Alpha Mu Upsilon chapter induced 23 new members.
(See attached lists of new members.)
New MCC Bradenton Nu Zeta Members
Juany Aleman, Dan Ambrose, David Baxter, Christopher Bellamy, Christina Birakis, Samantha Brock, Regina Brown, Whitney Brown, Brian Butler, Courtney Cali, Paula Caithness, Margaret Carrell, Kathryn Clark, Lauren Crosby, Annilcli Dalton, Ruth Dalton, Stacia Deitrich, Biance DeLange, Ross Egan, Rhonda Fearns, Lissette Fernandez, Yvette Fernandez, Regina Fluellen, Lisa Flynn, Jessica Fowler, Linda Gabriel, Adriana Gonzalez, Jose Gonzalez, Valentina Gonzalez, Gwendolyn Good, David Groom, Chelsea Hess, Brittany Hester, Jeffry Hillard, Kyle Holbrook, Susan Hoover, Isaiah Horneman, LaChaitra Horton, Carlos Houston, Kristen Iuko, Samira Jemmoua, Reid Johle, Kim Johnson, Jennifer Kennedy, Chasity Kentros, Ja Kim, Jonni Kitchell, Jill Kleppinger, Tamara Lopez, Meggan Maffett, Rachel Marquina, Jessica Mead, Adina Mears, Arlene Jurkscheit, Ann Marie Mick, Jason Mickan, McLean Miller, Ron Miller, Rachel Mingleton, Catherine Morehead, Kaylee Morris, David Moss, Jeffrey Payne, Jeannine Prosperi, Natalia Ramirez, Julianne Randolph, Volker Reiss, Robert Reitwiesner, Shirley Richards, Ricardo Rivera, Christine Sharrio, Julie Shaw, Meghan Sheldon, Samantha Shorey, Andrea Smiley, Lisa Sokos, Dmitri Sorokin, Celia Sperotto, Jennifer Stalnaker, Nancy Tobias, Kaiman Triplett, Eileen VanNurden, Janet Vestal, Adam Warcewicz, Ashley Wells, Natasha White and Eric Zeigler.
New MCC Venice Alpha Mu Upsilon Members
Angel Athey, Holli Baty, Weylin Carlton, Marlene Carroll, Sharon Eisele, Stacey Fust, Nicholas Gutsche, Angela Jaimes, Marta Klisinska, Charlotte Lesur, Eric Mathe, Darlene Method, Brandy Morgan, Josias Noel, Shannon Oakley, Peggy O'Connor, Karen Orav, Cynthia Robinson, Tara Spielman, Russell Strayer, Michael Tepper, Christopher Vercelli and Christine Wong.