Lycoming College students inducted into economics honor society

Lycoming College students inducted into economics honor society

The students inducted to Omicron Delta Gamma.

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The Lycoming College chapter of Omicron Delta Epsilon, the honor society for economics students, inducted 15 students during a ceremony on Oct. 2.

Among those inducted were Trang M. Tran, a junior economics major from Vietnam; Phuong Nguyen, a junior business administration and economics major from Vietnam; Trang H. Tran, a junior business administration and economics major from Vietnam; My Nguyen, a junior business administration major from Vietnam; Kali Moeller, a senior international studies and German major from Fredricksburg, Va.; Colton Dershem, a senior business administration major from Lock Haven, Pa.; JohnPaul Keith, a senior economics major from Altoona, Pa.; Deirdre Tran, a senior economics major from Williamsport, Pa.; Shafiquallah Mujadadi, a senior political science major from Afghanistan; and Tylor Orme, visiting instructor of economics.

Omicron Delta Epsilon is one of the world’s largest academic honor societies and was created through the merger of two honor societies, Omicron Delta Gamma and Omicron Chi Epsilon. This economics honor society confers distinction for high scholastic achievements in economics by stimulating and promoting student interest in all aspects of economics. Members must be economics majors/minors who have junior status, completed twelve hours of economics, and maintained a B average. It currently has over 560 chapter located in the United States, Canada, Australia, United Kingdom, Mexico, Puerto Rico, South Africa, Egypt and France.

Lycoming College is a four-year, residential liberal arts and sciences school dedicated to the undergraduate education of 1,400 students. Its rigorous academic program, vibrant residential community and supportive faculty foster successful student outcomes. Lycoming offers 36 academic majors and is recognized as a Tier 1 institution by U.S. News & World Report. Founded in 1812 and located near the banks of the Susquehanna River in Williamsport, Pa., Lycoming is one of the 50 oldest colleges in the nation. For more information, visit www.lycoming.edu