Atlantic Cape inducts students into Phi Theta Kappa

Atlantic Cape Community College welcomed 209 inductees into the Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society on April 18 in the Walter Edge Theater at the Mays Landing Campus.

Established by two-year college presidents in 1918, Phi Theta Kappa recognizes the academic achievements of two-year college students and encourages academic growth. Candidates must be a full- or part-time student enrolled at Atlantic Cape, have earned 12 general education credits to date, either from Atlantic Cape or another community college, and hold a 3.5 cumulative GPA. Inductees included:

Egg Harbor Township: Abdul Abubakar, Wendy Ashton, Rachel Brick, Kara- Lynn Brown, Karen Brundage-Johnson, Joseph Cafero, Jessica Carlson, Jinalee Christie, Linda Dammann, Katarina Deebold, Veronica Dore, Scott Dority, Katsiaryna Dzehtsiarova, Tanner Egan, Carly Epstein, Shane Fawley, Mario Ferrer-Nunez, Damien Kendall, Shannon McHugh, Andy Montesinos, Hector Morales, Daniella Moreno-Escobar, Amy Moss, Jessalyn Nguyen, Lori Oberman, Juan Ovalles, Laura Phillips, Johnny Polanco, Julie Rahter, Taylor Reed, Jesus Rios, Caprice Rodriguez, Javier Rodriguez, Taylor Simkins, Courtney Skow, Trina Stratton, Robert Taylor, Martin Thurlow, Kristina Tolbert, Anastasiya Veranetsky, Lamthy Vo, Tracy Waters and Mohammad Zaman.

Baumgartel earns Student Leadership Scholarship

Christopher Baumgartel, of Egg Harbor Township, is among 25 graduating seniors in New Jersey who will be awarded 2012-13 Student Leadership Scholarships, the New Jersey Principals and Supervisors Association announced.

Each scholarship carries a $2,000 award for the recipient’s demonstrated leadership in school activities for participation in co-curricular activities other than athletics. Winners are selected from each of the three regions of the state, north, central and south.

Levenson on dean’s list

Justin Levenson, of Egg Harbor Township, was named to the dean’s list for the fall 2012 semester at the Berklee College of Music in Massachusetts.

To be eligible, a full-time student must achieve a grade point average of 3.4 or above; a part-time student must achieve a grade point average of 3.6 or above.