Huntingdon student-leaders inducted into leadership honorary
Montgomery, Ala.—The Huntingdon College chapter of the leadership honor society Omicron Delta Kappa inducted 11 new members during a special ceremony held last month. The society, which was formed at Washington and Lee University in 1914, recognizes achievement in scholarship, athletics, campus involvement, community service, religious activities, campus government, student media, and the creative and performing arts. Huntingdon's chapter of ODK formed in 1989. The 2013 inductees are:
Taylor Louise King, Class of 2013, Greensboro, Ala.
Sherry Leigh Lacey, Class of 2013, Lapine, Ala.
Olivia Larkin, Class of 2013, Florence, Ala.
Quintarious Marquez Perdue, Class of 2013, Montgomery, Ala.
Shelby Lynn Robinson, Class of 2014, Orange Beach, Ala.
Wesley Smithart, Class of 2014, Union Springs, Ala.
Shirin Nell Torabinejad, Class of 2014, Huntsville, Ala.
Katherine Wachob, Class of 2014, Pensacola, Fla.
Kayra White, Class of 2013, Dothan, Ala.
Cheyenne Creede Young, Class of 2014, Enterprise, Ala.
Huntingdon College, grounded in the Judeo-Christian tradition of the United Methodist Church, is committed to nurturing growth in faith, wisdom, and service and to graduating individuals prepared to succeed in a rapidly changing world. Founded in 1854, Huntingdon is a coeducational liberal arts college. The College motto, "Enter to grow in wisdom; go forth to apply wisdom in service," is inscribed in stone above the front door of John Jefferson Flowers Hall. Ranked in the top tier of regional colleges by U.S. News and World Report and consistently listed in the Princeton Review's "The Best Colleges: Region by Region," Huntingdon has for three years been recognized on the President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Washington Monthly, which ranks colleges on the basis of their contribution to the public good, places Huntingdon in the top 20% of 352 Baccalaureate colleges.