MMI Inducts Students Into National Junior, National Latin Honor Societies

MMI Preparatory School recently held a ceremony at the school to induct students into the National Junior Honor Society and National Latin Honor Society.

MMI Head of School D. Scott Wiggins welcomed the attendees and the Very Rev. Lawrence Barriger, MMI’s faculty adviser for the two honor societies, gave the criteria of members, presided over the induction ceremony and introduced the guest speaker. Kirsten Young ’13, a cancer research assistant at Vanderbilt Medical Center, served as guest speaker. MMI Assistant Head of School Charles Seidel gave closing remarks and MMI freshman Benjamin Putnam provided piano accompaniment for the processional.

Students inducted into the National Junior Honor Society included: Irene Altmiller, daughter of Charles Altmiller and Mary-Lynn McBride, Drums; Hunter Blasko, son of Mark and Susan Blasko, White Haven; Lindsay Braunstein, daughter of Dr. Larry and Kimberly Braunstein, Mountaintop; McKenna Gallagher, daughter of Shawn and Jennifer Gallagher, Drums; James Kelly, son of James and Chris Kelly, Mountaintop; Dominique Kline, daughter of Dr. John and June Kline, Mountaintop; Sydney Kohl, daughter of Peter and Jina Kohl, Mountaintop; Noah Long, son of David and Theresa Long, Mountaintop; Emily Ryan, daughter of Sam and Susan Ryan, White Haven; Ethan Stine, son of Jeffrey and Tracy Stine, Mountaintop; Millie Symbula, daughter of Frank and Jill Symbula, Drums; Ella Urosevich, daughter of Dr. Thomas and Lori Urosevich, Mountaintop; and Peter Walko, son of Lawrence Walko and Debbie Brenner-Walko, Drums.

Hunter Blasko, Sydney Kohl, Emily Ryan, Ella Urosevich were inducted into the National Latin Honor Society.

Also recognized for previously being inducted into the National Junior Honor Society were Mountaintop residents Katherine Lewandowski, daughter of James and Nancy Lewandowski, and Hiba Muhammad, daughter of Ikram and Alia Muhammad.