Morristown, N.J. (April 28, 2015) – The Psi Chi International Honors Society receives members who have set high standards in learning and research. On April 28, 13 psychology students; 11 undergraduate and two graduate students, were inducted into Psi Chi by members of the CSE chapter.
The undergraduate inductees are: Nadiesha Adams '15 of East Orange, N.J.; Amanda Blake '18 of Elizabeth, N.J.; Elizabeth Bolona '18 of Bergenfield, N.J.; Sara Briant '15 of Edison, N.J.; Cassan Francois '17 of Newark, O.H.; Mellilka George '15 of East Orange, N.J.; Shantelle James '15 of East Orange, N.J.; Carsonie Legerme '15 of Montclair, N.J.; Nancie Loriston '15 of Elizabeth, N.J.; Crystal Marrero '18 of North Arlington, N.J.; and Erica Vieira '17 of Oak Ridge, N.J. The graduate students are Lauren Kelly of Fair Lawn, N.J. and Yeraldin Sanchez of Jersey City, N.J.
Tara Callazo, a graduate student from Rockaway, N.J. and Jhenny Bedoya '16 of Morristown, N.J. are the president and vice president respectively of the College of Saint Elizabeth Chapter of Psi Chi for the academic year 2015-2016.
Psi Chi has been on the CSE campus since 1992. The requirements for membership are to have a minimum 3.0 GPA in their major as well as overall or considered to be in the top 35 percent of the class. The benefits of membership include the prestige of belonging to the honor society, availability of research grant funding, networking, conventions, and up-to-date research.