Six Presentation College students have been inducted as new members of the South Dakota Zeta Chapter of Pi Gamma Mu, an International Social Sciences Honor Society, during the fall 2013 semester. The students include Stacey Hahne, Timber Lake, S.D., Tonie Lagodinski, Edgeley, N.D., Inonge Mooto, Aberdeen, S.D., Sharon Morrell, Sioux Falls, S.D., Leah Pyne, Victoria, M.N., and April Wegleitner, Aberdeen, S.D.
Presentation College’s South Dakota Zeta Chapter, which is in its second year, is one of two Pi Gamma Mu chapters found among colleges and universities in South and North Dakota. Membership in this honor society is open to qualified undergraduate and graduate students, as well as faculty members involved in the social sciences.
To qualify for membership, a student must have junior, senior, or graduate standing, be in the top 35 percent of the class and have a “B” or better average in at least 20 semester hours of social science classes.
Pi Gamma Mu, founded in 1924, now has nearly 250,000 members at 150 chapters located at colleges and universities in the United States and abroad. The purpose of the Society is to encourage academic excellence in the social sciences.
For more information, please contact Dr. Brad Tennant at email@example.com.