Written by Jordan Sakal
Willimantic, Conn. - Forty-five students majoring in communication at Eastern Connecticut State University were inducted into the Tau Nu Chapter of the Lambda Pi Eta National Honor Society on Sept. 23, 2013, and will later be installed into the club in a formal ceremony on March 27, 2014.
The honor society recognizes students who have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0, have a communication studies GPA of at least 3.25, are in the upper 35 percent of their graduating class, and are enrolled in good standing and display a commitment to the field of communication.
Inductees included Amanda Baum, a junior from Bolton; Justin Bedard, a junior from Coventry; Patrick Boyne, a sophomore from Glastonbury; William Brodersen, a junior from Glastonbury, Gregory Canzio, a sophomore from Sandy Hook; Holly Carver, a senior from East Haddam; Meredith Cooper, a junior from Enfield; Danielle Couture, a sophomore from Glastonbury; Rachel Desantis, a senior from Trumbull; Elizabeth Disco, a junior from Gales Ferry; Katelyn Dobrowolski, a junior from Bristol; Michael Downs, a junior from Torrington; Monique Dumaine, a sophomore from Manchester; Amanda Eckert, a sophomore from Stamford; Summer Egan, a junior from Willimantic; Theodore Escalona. a junior from Ashford; Lauren Feige; a junior from Milford; Katie George, a junior from Danbury; Catherine Gothers, a junior from Wethersfield; Matthew Hesterberg, a junior from Harwinton; Emily Haggett, a sophomore from Ledyard; Nicolle Hill, a junior from Willimantic; Christine Jardes, a junior from Vernon; Kyle Kammer, a sophomore from Ridgefield; Cindy Kapp, a senior from Bethel; Stephanie King, a sophomore from Columbia; Sarah Krulicki, a junior from Torrington; Carrie Mantis, a junior from Glastonbury; Nicole McBride, a junior from Torrington; Abby McCarthy, a sophomore from Coventry; Anthony Miclon, a sophomore from Enfield; Alex Owen, a junior from Woodstock; Paras Pirzada, a junior from Brooklyn, CT; Zachary Powers, a junior from Clinton; Alexandra Remy, a junior from Meriden; Amanda Rivers, a junior from Meriden; Jordan Sakal, a senior from East Hartford; Rebecca Sanderson, a sophomore from Wallingford; Rose Saxton, a junior from Marlborough; Shanna Steele, a junior from Tolland; Emily Stevenson, a junior from Portland; Evan Walsh, a sophomore from Bolton; Andrew Way, a sophomore from Lisbon, CT; Christopher Weedon, a sophomore from Simsbury; and Lauren Zenzie, a sophomore from Newington.