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May 16, 2013
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Huntingdon College
News Release

Huntingdon's highest academic achievers inducted into Alpha Beta

Montgomery, Ala.—Huntingdon College honored juniors and seniors who had attained the highest level of scholarship with membership in the College honor society Alpha Beta this spring.   Alpha Beta, modeled after the Phi Beta Kappa honor society, was formed by the Huntingdon faculty in 1950.  The designation honors upper-class students for excellence in scholarship and encourages high scholastic attainment among other students. 

The juniors, non-graduating seniors, and those graduating in the Class of 2013 selected for induction this spring were: 
Kylee Blake, Homewood, Ala.
Blake Bosch, Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Rhett Butler, Eclectic, Ala.
Daniel Davis, Mathews, Ala.
Dexter Dean, Clanton, Ala.
Friedrich Dunkel, Muenster, Germany
Michelle Gonzalez, Niceville, Fla.
Jeremy Tyler Hall, Wedowee, Ala.
Han Saem Hur, Montgomery, Ala.
Sherry Leigh Lacey, Lapine, Ala.
Cameron Lewis, McDonough, Ga.
Bethany Martin, Hartford, Ala.
Brianna McClure, Montgomery, Ala.
Lauren Miller, Tokyo, Japan
Keith Paulk, Lapine, Ala.
Shelby Robinson, Orange Beach, Ala.
Katilyn Scott, Panama City, Fla.
Taryn Bianca Scott, Summerdale, Ala.
Kayra White, Dothan, Ala.
Arlyn Williams, McDonough, Ga.
Lanning Williams, Montgomery, Ala.
Austin Worley, Milton, Fla.

Graduating seniors who were selected to Alpha Beta previously were:
•    Stephen Barebo, Shalimar, Fla.
•    Russell Barnwell, Jacksonville, Ala.
•    Jake Bechert, Union Grove, Ala.
•    Jordan Green, Muscle Shoals, Ala.
•    Louis Hines, Gulf Breeze, Fla.
•    Andi Huffman, Pike Road, Ala.
•    Paige Lathem, Daphne, Ala.
•    Quintarious Perdue, Montgomery, Ala.
•    Dominik Platen, Lich, Germany
    
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. 

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