Exceptional first year students were honored March 25 as they were initiated into Alpha Lambda Delta – a national honor society for college freshmen.
The luncheon honored 30 students at the college.
“These students represent the best of our freshman class,” said Dr. Peter Thomas, associate professor of education/science and faculty advisor for the honor society. “We’re very proud of these students and their achievements.”
Admissions Counselor Niall Crick was awarded the Regents Staff Achievement Award for the second quarter of 2014-15.
Sixteen students were initiated into Kappa Delta Pi, an international honor society in education.
A visiting peace ambassador’s call to action inspired two students to collect and deliver more than a thousand stuffed toys for children overseas.
More than 110 students faced off recently at Innovations, an annual high school art competition held at the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma. Students from high schools around the state competed in the art competition held exclusively for high school juniors and seniors.