Seventy-five students at Berkshire Community College (BCC) will be inducted into the Xi Alpha Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa during a ceremony Thursday, May 3, at 12:30 PM in the Koussevitzky Arts Center, Robert M. Boland Theatre, on the college's main campus in Pittsfield.
Phi Theta Kappa is the national honor society of junior and community colleges in the United States. The purpose of the society is to recognize and encourage scholarship among students.
To be eligible for membership, students with freshman standing (12 to 29 credits) must have achieved a cumulative grade point average of 3.8 or better. Students with a sophomore standing (30 or more credits) must have achieved a cumulative average of 3.6 or better.
The inductees include:
Adams: David Hyndman.
Clarksburg: Cynthia Schock.
Dalton: Bridget Donovan, Gregory Herron, Norman Tedford.
Great Barrington: Colleen Fernbacher, Parkpoom Seesangrit, Ritchie Wilson.
Hinsdale: Angela Sullivan, Dianne Wieland.
Lanesboro: Michael D'Avella, Kenneth Mick III.
Lee: Laura Burgess, Jennyfer Chacon, Paige Emerson, Fernanda Machado, Carol Rauch, Vincent Sarno, Lora Wade.
Lenox: Gina Kirchner, Erik Lugin, Paul Piretti, Iana Sydorenko.
Lenoxdale: Caitlyn Bessette, Michelle Sitzer.
North Adams: Tessa Dassatti, Lisa Marie Hutchins, Tanya Record, Stephen Senay Jr., Kimberly St. Pierre.
Pittsfield: Jessica Attoumo, Sarah Benoit, Megan Brady, Jaimie Codding, Katherine Coscia, Kyle Delsoldato, Justine Deluca, Raymond Dunham, Paul Dupuis Jr., David Forsberg, Sanah Fous, Alexis Gonnello, Emily Graham, Theresa Gundelfinger, Alexandria Houghtling, Renee Huyghue, William Jamross, Paul Johansen, Renata Kogut, Randi La, Paul Lisi Jr., Christopher Mattoon, Christopher McLaren, Jennifer McNulty, Justin Mneimneh, Janet Notarfrancesco, Marie Peckham, Nicolle Phillips, Velma Pires, Jennifer Powell, Shaun Reagan, Alan Robinette, Chantale Roy, Susan Smith, Shana Spratt, Seth Stambovsky, Stacie Street.
Sandisfield: Kendra Lassor, Elizabeth Vaughan.
Savoy: Tais Keels.
Stockbridge: Xavier Domjan, Jessica Grover.
Windsor: Courtney Rousseau.
Ghent: Nadia Bedard.
Stephentown: Leilani Hover.