BOLIVAR, Mo. — Thirty Southwest Baptist University students were inducted into the
Missouri Gamma Chapter of Alpha Chi Honor Society in April.
Alpha Chi is a national college honor society that admits students from all academic
disciplines. Membership is limited to the top 10 percent of an institution’s juniors
and seniors who have at least a 3.8 grade point average and a record that reflects
academic integrity and honesty.
Students who were inducted are:
- Sarah VanBebber – junior social science education major from Auburn, Ill.
- Taylor Fischer – junior exercise science major from Appleton City, Mo.
- Brittany Tarrant – senior music education major from Bolivar
- Joshua Yount – senior physics major from Bakersfield, Mo.
- Chad Pollett – junior Christian ministry major from Eldon, Mo.
- Mary Arts – senior elementary education major from Salem, Mo.
- Torben Semrau – senior management major from Hofheim, Germany
- Marisa Mayo – senior political science major from Springfield, Mo.
- Klara Vickov – junior exercise science major from Forest Hill, FO, Australia
- Ilene Adair – junior music major from Overland Park, Kan.
- Shelby Barta – junior biology major from Basehor, Kan.
- Karen Kelley – senior music major from Jefferson City, Mo.
- Emma Kirksey – junior English major from Bolivar
- Kyle Hawkins – senior psychology major from El Dorado Springs, Mo.
- Kai Woodfall – junior biology major from Alphington, Victoria, FO, Australia
- Audrey Russell – junior English major from West Plains, Mo.
- Sarah Fortna – junior interdisciplinary studies major from Macon, Mo.
- Anna Van Haitsma – junior from Reeds Spring, Mo.
- Emma Hale – junior pre-music major from Springfield, Mo.
- Kylie Howell – junior criminal justice major from Licking, Mo.
- Carrington Peace – junior history and political science major from Lebanon, Mo.
- Hunter Middleton – junior exercise science major from Great Bend, Kan.
- Victoria Black – junior chemistry major from Kansas City, Mo.
- Lauren Wineinger – junior cybersecurity major from Topeka, Kan.
- Breanne Freeman – junior chemistry and biology major from Springfield, Mo.
- Kandace Phipps – junior nursing major from Bolivar
- Josie Fidler – junior English major from Stockton, Mo.
- Kacey Conrad – junior English major from Hannibal, Mo.
- RuthAnn Carpenter – junior exercise science major from Taylor, Mo.
- Kaelynn Bowman – junior intercultural studies major from Oklahoma City
For more information about Alpha Chi at SBU, contact Dr. Coyle Neal, assistant professor
of history and political science, at (417) 328-1722 or cneal@SBUniv.edu.
Photo cutline: Southwest Baptist University students who attended the Alpha Chi Honor Society induction
ceremony are: Front row (left to right) — Audrey Russell, Kylie Howell, Emma Kirksey,
Kacey Conrad, Anna Van Haitsma; Back row (left to right) — Brittany Tarrant, Carrington
Peace, Kaelynn Bowman, Taylor Fischer, Sarah VanBebber, RuthAnn Carpenter.