Jaquett inducted into Phi Beta Kappa

Caroline Jaquett, of Seaville, was one of 75 Wake Forest University students inducted into Phi Beta Kappa in an April 2 ceremony at the school in South Carolina. Phi Beta Kappa’s campus chapters invite for induction the most outstanding arts and sciences students at America’s leading colleges and universities.

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 Kirsten Fuller, Theresa Hart, Diana Licata, Jaime Newport and Kathleen Quain, all of Ocean City; and Chelsea Snyder, of Petersburg.

4-H team excels in SeaPerch Challenge

For the second consecutive year, The Cape May County 4-H Youth Development Program fielded a rookie team to the Greater Philadelphia SeaPerch Challenge and captured top awards.

The Cyber Explorers 4-H Club High School team, made up of David Heacock, Nate Hoffman and Ben and Joe Johnson, captured the award for overall winner in the High School Division. Avid Star Wars fans, the team of four constructed an underwater ROV they dubbed “The Depth Star” to compete in the annual challenge held at Drexel University.

The team also received second place for poster presentation, third place for pool performance and an honorable mention for their engineering design notebook.