Students Enter Comm. Honor Society

Students Enter Comm. Honor Society

For Immediate Release
Further Information: Contact Joseph Giomboni
Public Relations Office, (570) 208-5958

June 28, 2011 - Twenty three King’s College students were recently inducted to Lambda Pi Eta, a national honor society for communication students and the official honor society of the National Communications Association.

Lambda Pi Eta, was founded in 1985 to recognize, foster and reward outstanding scholastic achievement in communication studies. Membership in the King’s Psi Epsilon chapter is open to mass communications students who have completed 60 credits with an overall grade-point-average (GPA) of 3.0 (4.0 scale) and a GPA of 3.25 after completing 12 credits in mass communications courses and ranking in the top 35 percent of their class.

Pictured seated, from left, are students Alyssa Miller, Kristina Leiby, Erika Samuels, Kristy Gleco, Brandi George, Tamara Sager, Alexandra Shinert, and Rebecca Coleman. Pictured standing, from left, is Karen Mercincavage, assistant technical professor of communications and moderator of the society; Shawna Barcheski; Gerald Lewis; Sean McGowan; Kevin Lewis; Anthony Melf; Kellie Rhiel; Zachary Doleiden; Justin Eimers; Thomas Taraszewski; Cory Zalewski; and Michelle Schmude, chair of the communications department at King's. Absent from photo were David Castro, Michael Deegan, Carmella Gubbiotti, Brianne Schmidt, and Kimberly Sharkey.

Pictured seated, from left, are students Alyssa Miller, Kristina Leiby, Erika Samuels, Kristy Gleco, Brandi George, Tamara Sager, Alexandra Shinert, and Rebecca Coleman.

Pictured standing, from left, is Karen Mercincavage, assistant technical professor of communications and moderator of the society; Shawna Barcheski; Gerald Lewis; Sean McGowan; Kevin Lewis; Anthony Melf; Kellie Rhiel; Zachary Doleiden; Justin Eimers; Thomas Taraszewski; Cory Zalewski; and Michelle Schmude, chair of the communications department at King’s.

Absent from photo were David Castro, Michael Deegan, Carmella Gubbiotti, Brianne Schmidt, and Kimberly Sharkey.

King's College is a Catholic College sponsored by the Congregation of Holy Cross.

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