Omega Lambda Chapter of Kappa Delta Pi Holds Second Initiation
February 12, 2003 - An initiation ceremony was held on Sunday, February 9, for more than 30 graduate students into Kappa Delta Pi, an international honor society in education. Shae Carlisle, undergraduate president, and Jen Girten, graduate president, presided over the ceremony. Also taking part in the program were Dr. Carla Sanderson, Provost, Dr. Michele Atkins, Director of Graudate Studies, and Dr. Elizabeth Vaughn-Neely, Omega Lambda Chapter Counselor. Faculty who were initiated includ Dr. Camille Searcy and Mrs. Melessia Mathis. A reception followed for the initiates and their guests.
Kappa Delta Pi International Honor Society in Education, is dedicated to scholarship and excellence in education. Kappa Delta Pi was founded in 1911 and has since grown to include approximately 600 chapters, worldwide. The Society as a community of scholars is pledged to worthy ideals: recognizing scholarship and excellence in education, promoting the development and dissemination of worthy educational ideas and practices, enhancing the continuous growth and leadership of its diverse membership, fostering inquiry and reflection on significant educational issues, and maintaining a high degree of professional fellowship.