Chemistry Honor Society Inducts 14 New Members


Virginia Wesleyan College's chapter of Gamma Sigma Epsilon, the national chemistry honor society, inducted 14 new members on April 12. Founded in 1919, Gamma Sigma Epsilon was created to promote academic excellence and undergraduate research scholarship in chemistry. Today, there are over 70 active Gamma Sigma Epsilon chapters nationwide. VWC’s chapter—Epsilon Epsilon—was founded in May 2008 with the purpose of recognizing outstanding students demonstrating exceptional ability and interest in the field of chemistry. To become a member, students must have completed a minimum of 16 credit hours in chemistry with a minimum GPA of 3.0 in all chemistry courses and at least a 3.0 GPA overall. This year’s inductees include: Justin Bloom ’17, Toné Boykins ’17, Sierra Brown ’16, Antionette Edler ’17, Tamera Edler ’17, Alexandra Ghazaleh ’18, Heba Habib ’16, Shane McPherson ’18, Duncan Miller ’18, Stephanie Norwood ’18, Kellen Phillips ’18, Corentin Villot ’18, Travis Walke ’16, and Tatyana Zvonareva ’16 (view photo). For more information on VWC's Epsilon Epsilon chapter of Gamma Sigma Epsilon, contact Joyce Easter at 757.455.2126 or