Braintree Academic Honors – Curry College, National French Honor Society

The below students from Braintree have been awarded academically at various schools.

These students are likely just a handful of the many accomplished scholars from Braintree in high school or college. If you know of any other students worthy of praise, email joseph.markman@patch.com or comment below!

Curry College

Curry College is proud to announce that on Thursday, November 29, 2012, Brittany Howe of Braintree was inducted to the Alexander Graham Bell Honor Society.

The Society recognizes students' academic achievement as well as their leadership of, and commitment to, on-campus and off-campus activities and service. It is named for the famous inventor, Alexander Graham Bell, who became Curry's first chancellor in 1907, a position he held until his death in 1922. It was founded in 1971 to recognize and promote academic excellence through a variety of activities at Curry. Members serve as a resource for the Academic Deans and the faculty, and recommend ways the academic environment of the College can be enriched. Membership is limited to 5% of the junior class and 10% of the senior class who have a GPA of 3.5 or better and have completed at least 30 credits.

Merrimack College

Jaimee Fernald of Braintree, MA was one of eleven Merrimack College students inducted into the College's first ever Pi Delta Phi National French Honor Society.

Fernald, a senior majoring in Sociology and a minor in French was nominated in recognition of outstanding academic achievement in French language and literature. Jaimee is an accomplished single freestyle figure skater and is an instructor in Braintree.

Pi Delta Phi is the French National Honor Society for undergraduate and graduate students at accredited public and private colleges and universities in the U.S. Merrimack is the latest chapter at #366 Omicron Eta. The Northeast vice President of Pi Delta Phi Eileen M. Angelini, Ph.D., Canisius College, served as the installing officer at the ceremony, which included a program of French poetry, French music, and a slide presentation.

–Info from readMedia Newswire


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