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History Club Holds Fall Initiation

Oct 26, 2009
The Rutledge Honorary History Club held its fall initiation and plenary meeting on October 26, 2009. Club President Elizabeth Blevins presided at the event where ten students were inducted into the club. The inductees were: Lauren Bogdan, Patricia Dawson, Jessica Duck, Savannah German, Steffi King, Will Miller, Glenae Nora, Mary Ellen Poe, Caraline Rickard, and Madeline Sparks. Dr. Terry Lindley, the club’s faculty sponsor, talked about the club’s pizza party on November 30 and the history department’s annual awards banquet in the spring. The club served refreshments after the meeting formally ended.


Club President Elizabeth Blevins and Faculty Sponsor Dr. Terry Lindley lead the meeting of the Rutledge Honorary History Club on October 26, 2009.


Rutledge Honorary History Club members and initiates listen to Dr. Terry Lindley (not pictured) speak about upcoming club events during their October 26 meeting.


Club President Elizabeth Blevins (with back to camera) conducts the initiation ceremony for the Rutledge Honorary History Club on October 26. Initiates are: (left to right) Caraline Rickard, Madeline Sparks, Mary Ellen Poe, Glenae Nora, Will Miller, Steffi King, Savannah German, Jessica Duck, Patricia Dawson, and Lauren Bogdan.


Rutledge Honorary History Club President Elizabeth Blevins presents Caraline Rickard with her certificate of membership on October 26. Watching with great interest are (center, going to the right) Mary Ellen Poe, Glenae Nora, and Will Miller.


Newly initiated members of the Rutledge Honorary History Club proudly hold their certificates of membership. They are: (left to right) Caraline Rickard, Madeline Sparks, Mary Ellen Poe, Glenae Nora, Will Miller, Steffi King, Savannah German, Jessica Duck, Patricia Dawson, and Lauren Bogdan.