Wilkes University honored freshmen students for academic excellence with induction into the Alpha Lambda Delta honor society on Feb. 6. Eligible students with a GPA of 3.5 or higher during their first term or year of college while enrolled full time are invited to join.
Audrey Wood of White Haven and Tara Giarratano of Mountaintop were among the honorees.
Founded in 1924 at the University of Illinois, Alpha Lambda Delta has over 270 chapters in the United States.
The mission of Alpha Lambda Delta is to encourage superior academic achievement, to promote intelligent living and a high standard of learning, and to assist students in recognizing and developing meaningful goals in society.