Nine individuals at Elizabeth City State University were inducted into Psi Chi,
an international honor society in psychology, during a ceremony held Dec. 7, 2012,
in conjunction with the ECSU Psychology Club.
Two professors and seven undergraduates will be inducted. To be eligible, students
must be psychology majors with at least a 3.0 grade point average and ranking in the
upper 35 percent of their class are eligible for membership in the organization.
The inductees are Dr. Michelle Wiggins, Dr. Jill Haasch, William Sharpe, Byron Sweet,
Ricardo Harvey and Semal Wallace, all of Elizabeth City; Paris T. Williams of Edenton;
Andreka Wrighton of Hertford; and Niquillia Vinson of Ahoskie.
Psi Chi was founded in 1929 to encourage, stimulate and maintain excellence in scholarship
and to advance the science of psychology. The organization has chapters on more than
1,100 college and university campuses across the globe.