Posted on Thursday, April 28, 2022
Four Westminster students were recently initiated into Alpha Kappa Delta, the international sociology honorary society.
Held April 6 in the Witherspoon Lakeview Room of McKelvey Campus Center, the ceremony was conducted by Dr. Kristen Park, professor of sociology and Alpha Kappa Delta chapter adviser, and Dr. Jamie Chapman, assistant professor of sociology and criminal justice studies.
Initiates included Caroline Eader, a senior international studies/peace and justice studies major from Bellefontaine, Ohio; juniors Abby McCardle, a criminal justice studies major from Pittsburgh, Lindsey Oliver, a criminal justice studies major from Glenshaw, Pa. and Vanessa Tom, criminal justice studies major from White Oak, Pa.
Eligible qualities for induction into Alpha Kappa Delta include:
Alpha Kappa Delta was founded in 1920 and is dedicated to encouraging and stimulating scholarship while promoting the scientific study and advancement of sociology.