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Cumberlands announces Alpha Lambda Delta Inductees


Williamsburg, Ky. – On Tuesday, February 5th, University of the Cumberlands (UC) Chapter of Alpha Lambda Delta inducted new members for 2013 during the Annual Initiation of the Freshmen Honorary. Membership is open to full-time freshmen students who earn a scholastic average of 3.5 or better at a four year college or university.

“Alpha Lambda Delta emphasizes that educated persons have a responsibility to have tolerance in their dealings with all persons, generosity in giving to those in need, and insight into the feelings of others,” says Dr. Glenda Earwood, Executive Director of the Society. All members are challenged to make a meaningful contribution to society.

Included in the 2013 induction class of Alpha Lambda Delta was:

Rhyana Barker (Lily, KY)

Sarah Becker (Soddy Daisy, TN)

Adam Block (Norris, TN)

Heather Grace Booth (Knoxville, TN)

Tyler Burge (Buford, GA)

Hope Coleman (Stamping Ground, KY)

Charles Davis (Corbin, KY)

Hayley Elizabeth Davis (Mt. Vernon, KY)

Lucas Domeij (Brandon, FL)

Melissa Fisher (Waynesville, OH)

Amanda Fritts (Williamsburg, KY)

Cierra Gamble (Hebron, KY)

Brandon Hall (Science Hill, KY)

Nathan Hardcastle (Lenoir City, TN)

Rebekah Henderson (Nicholasville, KY)

Allison Horn (Corbin, KY)

Lisa Jones (West Salem, OH)

Tyler Jones (London, KY)

Kirtley Kinman (Versailles, KY)

Monica Kubick (Knoxville, TN)

Matthew Logan (Danville, KY)

Jonathan McCully (Corbin, KY)

Skyler Mills (Corbin, KY)

Alyssa Parrott (Williamsburg, KY)

Aaron Petrey (Williamsburg, KY)

Jacob Ratliff (Amelia, OH)

Katie Reid (Chattanooga, TN)

Emily Rose (Williamsburg, KY)

Michael Ross (Dayton, OH)

Michaela Schnorbus (Florence, KY)

Keisha Taylor (Pine Knot, KY)

Tedarrius Teasley (Gainesville, GA)

Daniel Toth (Saint Charles, IL)

Grace Van Ryckeghem (Franklin, TN)

Allie Washing (Lexington, KY)

Founded in the spring of 1924 at the University of Illinois by Dean Maria Leonard, Alpha Lambda Delta is a national honor society that recognizes and encourages academic excellence among first year students. Today, Alpha Lambda Delta has over 250 chapters throughout the United States and more than 700,000 students have been initiated into membership since the first chapter was started more than 80 years ago.

For more information about National Alpha Lambda Delta Honor Society for first year students, visit the national website at

Located in Williamsburg, Ky., University of the Cumberlands is an institution of regional distinction, which currently offers four undergraduate degrees in more than 40 major fields of study; nine pre-professional programs; twelve graduate degrees, including two doctorate, two specialist and eight master’s degrees; certifications in education; and online programs.