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Phi Kappi Phi honors outstanding students, faculty

Posted June 19, 2007

The Phi Kappa Phi chapter at Idaho State University initiated academically outstanding students into its society this spring.

Membership in Phi Kappa Phi is by invitation and requires nomination and approval by a chapter. Only the 10 percent of senior and 7.5 percent of juniors, having at least 72 semester hours, are eligible of membership. Graduate students in the top 10 percent of the number of candidates for graduate degrees may also qualify, as do faculty, professional staff and alumni who have achieved scholarly distinction.

Juniors honored are Brandi Kaye Allred, Preston; Dawn M. Anderson, Idaho Falls; Elizabeth Belliston, Burley; Richard Boyce, Pocatello; Ryan Guynn Burt, Idaho Falls; Merrit Bart Cherry, Idaho Falls; Joey Lisa Clark, Ammon; James C. Dunkelberger, Chubbuck; Patrick Edwin Gygli, Pocatello; Whitney Rochelle Hess, Rexburg; Todd Michael Huffman, Parma; Nancy Johnson, Rancho Cucamonga, Calif.; Krista Jean Kent, Idaho Falls; Maria B. Lai, Pocatello; Donna Nichole McDonald, Idaho Falls; Nick Swisher, Idaho Falls.

Seniors honored are Thomas S. Bernard, Lake Charles, La.; Scott E. Chastain, Fitchburg, Mass.; Ronna Rae Dueling, Pocatello; Jennifer Lori Ellefosn, Blackfoot; Robyn A. Harding, Pocatello; Lisa P. Hill, Pocatello; Jessica Marie Hopkins, Euclid, Ohio; Kasia S. Kohler, Firth; Cheryl Ann Koompin, American Falls; Krista Noelle Lauerhass, Idaho Falls; Sandra A. Lechner, Chicago, Ill.; Keith Lohse, Pocatello; Jude Leo Opoku-Agyeman; Neil E. Peerens, South Lake Tahoe, Calif.; Myrna D. Perry, Idaho Falls; R. Tal Sampson, Pocatello; Cindy Shotswell, Twin Falls; Luke Sniewski, Encino, Calif.; Carey A. Stoker, Burley; Brett Scott Talbot, Pocatello.

Graduate students honored are Sharee Anderson, Provo, Utah; Donna E. Araki, Pocatello; Erin Sullivan Baker, Pocatello; Vickie J. Christensen, Idaho Falls; Gregory Dean Durrant, Pocatello; Paul L. Hathaway, Pocatello; M. Nichole Jordan, Boise; Jennifer S. Jorgensen, Twin Falls; Kelly Anne Love, Okanagan Falls, British Colombia; Mika S. Robinson, Live Oak, Fla.; Lynette J. Sampson, Pocatello; Sue B. Schou, Pocatello; Cheryl P. Stirling, Idaho Falls; Karalee Ann Waldron, Samaria.

Distinguished ISU faculty are Dr. Barbara A. Adamcik, pharmacy; Dr. Maureen A. Brandon, biochemistry; Dr. Tony J. Cellucci, psychology; Dr. Leslie L. Devaud, pharmaceutical sciences.