GSU Honors Social Work Students

University Park, IL–(ENEWSPF)– The Department of Social Work at Governors State University hosted an induction ceremony for the newest members of Omicron Beta, the GSU chapter of the Phi Alpha Honor Society, the social work honor society, on Friday, March 19.

To be considered for the Phi Alpha Honor Society at the bachelor’s level (BSW), students must be enrolled in the social work program, have completed eight semester hours of required social work courses, and achieve a 3.25 grade point average in social work courses. Master’s level (MSW) students must be enrolled in the social work program and achieve a 3.5 grade point average.

The purpose of the Phi Alpha Honor Society is to provide a closer bond among students of social work and promote humanitarian goals and ideals. Phi Alpha fosters high standards of education for social workers and invites into membership those who have attained excellence in scholarship and achievement in social work. Inductees must also serve their community or the social work profession and have demonstrated service to or leadership in the community or university in the last two years.

Alsip
Anthony Coyne (BSW)

Bradley
Jacklyn S. Hicks (BSW)

Bridgeview
Regina M. Serio (MSW)

Chicago
Sarah Adekola (BSW)
Brenda Allen (BSW)
Cynthia King-Myers (BSW)
Tamara Lewis (BSW)
Shannon Mallet (BSW)
Megan McShane (MSW
Abiodun Opeifa (BSW)
Latoya Y. Smith (BSW)

Crete
Mildred Woodward (MSW)

Dolton
Pamela Bills (MSW)

Elk Grove Village
Sima J. Patel (BSW)

Forest Park
Linda Arana (BSW)

Homewood
Brenda K. Dixon (BSW)

Harvey
Trevaughn Davis-Neal (BSW)
Leo Lavender (BSW)

Joliet
Patricia Hernandez-Lombardi (BSW)

Kankakee
Jovan D. Johnson (MSW)

Lansing
Vivian Ford Barney (BSW)
Monica Walker (BSW)

Lockport
Karissa J. Blaschek (MSW)

Markham
Judy L. Marion (BSW)

Momence
Dana Osborn (BSW)

Monee
Andrea Twietmeyer (BSW)

New Lenox
C. Grainne Mahoney (MSW)

Oak Lawn
Kimberly C. Brennan (BSW)
Ruaa Jaber (BSW)

Palos Heights
Vilija Aukstuolis (MSW)

Park Forest
Tiffinie Conner (MSW)
Gwendolyn Stone (BSW)

Richton Park
Janell Bailey (BSW)

Riverdale
Yvette Smith-Walker (BSW)

Sauk Village
Tonyia P. Kelley (BSW)

University Park
Sarah Boyd (BSW)
Brenton Bridgeforth (MSW)