Two students at Elizabeth City State University, Natasha Cox, a senior from Durham,
N.C. and Jocelyn Freeman, a junior from Germantown, Md. were inducted into Psi Chi,
the national honor society in Psychology. Psi Chi was founded in 1929 for the purposes
of encouraging, stimulating, and maintaining excellence in scholarship and advancing
the science of Psychology.
To qualify, students must: complete either three semesters or five quarters of college
courses; complete nine semester hours or 14 quarter hours of psychology courses; rank
in the top 35 percent of their class in general scholarship; have a minimum grade
point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale in psychology courses and cumulative grades; be
an active member in the psychology club and other departmental related activities.
The Rev. Dr. Roosevelt Askew, director of ECSU's Counseling & Testing Services, provided
the keynote address for the Psi Chi induction ceremony. Dr. Kulwinder Kaur Walker
is the advisor for ECSU's chapter of Psi Chi.