IUP students named to honor society
Three local students at Indiana University of Pennsylvania have been selected for membership in Alpha Kappa Delta sociology honor society.
• Lacey Aikins, White Township, daughter of Kim and Rodney Aikins.
A sociology major, she is a 2008 graduate of Calvary Baptist Academy. She was selected for the Alpha Kappa Delta Outstanding Senior Award, is a dean’s list student and provost scholar, and was selected for membership in Phi Kappa Phi honor society. She was a volunteer at The Salvation Army.
• Penny Dean, Indiana, daughter of Gary and Sandra Dean.
A psychology major, she is a 2009 graduate of Indiana High School. She is a member of Psi Chi psychology honor society and was a student worker in the Adult and Community Education program at IUP.
• Sara Werner, Indiana, daughter of Vicky and Fred Cypher.
A sociology major, she is a 2004 graduate of Elderton Junior-Senior High School. She received the Outstanding Senior Award from the department; was president of Delta Alpha Pi honor society; founded and was the president of the ICAN organization, a group supporting students with disabilities; and was vice president of Andale, the Spanish Club at IUP.
Alpha Kappa Delta members do community service and participate in the American Sociological Association’s national meetings and honors program.