NMU Mortar Board Chapter Inducts Members

Thursday 25, 2013

            MARQUETTE, Mich.—Thirty Northern Michigan University students were selected for membership in the Telion Chapter of the Mortar Board National College Senior Honor Society.

Mortar Board recognizes outstanding college seniors who are successful in achieving leadership, service and academics throughout their college campus. Volunteering for services such as Relay for Life and Big Brother Big Sister are just a couple ways NMU students have showed their support to the community, and many students have taken on leadership roles in multiple student-led organizations around campus.

For more information, contact Kerry Mohr, Executive Secretary of Academic Affairs, at 906-227-1458 or visit http://nmumortarboard.wordpress.com.

The NMU students selected for 2013-2014 Mortar Board members, along with their academic major, are:


Alpina: Kayla Shupert, psychology and sociology. Bark River: Stephen Herman, biology with a physiology emphasis. Bellevue: Samantha Page, art and design - photography. Clarkston: Angela Goodwin, art and design – illustration. Fair Haven: Melissa Esser, psychology/behavior analysis. Galesburg: Nicole Born, speech, language and hearing sciences. Gaylord: Rozemary Howard, zoology/pre-veterinary. Grand Rapids: Alicia DenHerder, sports science/pre-physical therapy. Ironwood: Alycia Heckathorn, theatre. Livonia: Season Lewandowski, speech, language and hearing sciences. Macomb: Michael Dilay, elementary education. Marquette: Heidi Babcock, entrepreneurship. Marquette: Niall Belton, mathematics. Marquette: Emily Champion, speech, language and hearing sciences. Marquette: Kacey Lewis, art history. Marquette: Anna Reynolds, public relations. Marquette: Emily Stulz, multimedia journalism. Marquette: Christopher White, construction management. Midland: Sabrina Wheeler, art and design education. Plymouth: Bethany Grysko, biology with a physiology emphasis. Richland: Carrie Grishaber, social work. Sault Ste. Marie: Kathryn Lightfoot, secondary education – English. South Lyon: Charlotte Cialek, biochemistry. Stephenson: Alexandria Palzewicz, hospitality management. Waterford: Samantha Hawkins, elementary education. Wayland: Trent Podskalan, multimedia journalism.


Batavia: Leann Herrmann, psychology/pre-physician’s assistant. Springfield: Danielle Morrison, psychology/graduate student preparation.


Germantown: Sara Pingel, outdoor recreation leadership and management. Neenah: Megan Weber, elementary education.


Kara Finney
Student Writer