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Front row: Brittany Batman, Melissa Bowman, Dr. Jeff Osborne, Emily Ballinger, Stephanie

Hofer. Back row: Sarah Plew, Kaitlin Johnson, Anna Graham, Nicole Glassburn, Ali Hagan, Haley

Johnson. Not pictured: Kate Brelje, Natalie Collar, Brittney Miller.

Manchester students enter national

foreign language honor society

Thirteen Manchester College students were inducted this fall into Alpha Mu Gamma national collegiate foreign language honor society. In addition, Dr. Jeff Osborne,  associate professor of chemistry, was inducted to honor his leadership on the College’s annual January session medical practicum to Nicaragua.

Alpha Mu Gamma recognizes outstanding achievement in foreign language by college students.

The 2010 inductees: Kate Brelje, senior philosophy major from Fort Wayne, Ind.; Natalie Collar, senior mathematics major from Fort Wayne, Ind.; Brittney Miller, senior biology-chemistry major (Spanish minor) from Goshen, Ind.; Sarah Plew, junior English education major from Westfield, Ind.; Kaitlin Johnson, junior chemistry major from Huntington, Ind.; Anna Graham, junior Spanish and social work major (TESOL* minor) from Fort Wayne, Ind.; Nicole Glassburn, senior Spanish major (TESOL minor) from Rochester, Ind.

Also: Ali Hagan, junior Spanish major from Perrysburg, Ohio; Haley Johnson, senior political science major (Spanish minor) from Indianapolis; Brittany Batman, junior physics major (Spanish minor) from Brownsburg, Ind.; Melissa Bowman, senior chemistry major from Vienna, Va.; Emily Ballinger, senior exercise science major (French minor) from Delaware, Ohio; and Stephanie Hofer, junior Spanish education major (TESOL minor) from Fort Wayne, Ind.

The Manchester College chapter of Alpha Mu Gamma is led by biology-chemistry major Erin Cole as president and psychology major (Spanish/TESOL minor) Kelly Fogle as secretary/treasurer. Faculty advisor is Dr. Lynne Margolies, associate professor of Spanish.

* TESOL = Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages

November 2010

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