Six Inducted into French National Honor Society

Six Inducted into French National Honor Society

Thursday, May 2, 2013

Six Augustana College students were inducted into Augie's Mu Alpha chapter of Pi Delta Phi, the National French Honor Society.

  • Laura Bane—Art—Rockwell City, Iowa
  • Sydney Fleming—Psychology and French—Rapid City, South Dakota
  • Sabrina Johnson—Civitas Honors, Art, French minor—Bellevue, Nebraska
  • Madeline Nykamp—Biochemistry and French—Sioux Falls, South Dakota
  • Megan Soe—History, French minor—Fremont, Nebraska
  • Elle Onisciuc—Government/International Affairs, Modern Foreign Languages, French minor—Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Pi Delta Pi, established in 1906 at the University of California, Berkeley, currently has more that 360 chapters in the United States. The purpose of the Society is to recognize outstanding scholarship in the French language and Francophone literature, to increase the knowledge and appreciation of Americans for the cultural contributions of the French-speaking world, and to stimulate and to encourage French and Francophone cultural activities. The faculty advisor is Dr. Scott Fish.