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Omicron Delta Kappa Inducts 21 Students; Alumni Return for Leadership Roundtable

Posted March 13, 2010


The Western New England College chapter of the Omicron Delta Kappa (ODK) national leadership honor society inducted 21 students during a ceremony on April 25 at Sleith Hall. The 22 graduating ODK members were also recognized. The evening featured a Leadership Roundtable composed of ODK alumni and Circle Founders (pictured L-R with retiring Dean of Freshmen and Transfer Students Ted Zern) Jessica Garcia ’06, Marisa Sullivan ’07, and Nathan Schwartz ’06 (at right).

The Roundtable was funded in part by a $2,000 grant from the Alumni Association Grants Program.

ODK recognizes and encourages achievement in scholarship, athletics, campus or community service, social and religious activities as well as campus government, journalism, speech and the mass media, and creative and performing arts.

ODK inducted the following students: Ashley Arpino, Stephanie Blair, Rachel Bradshaw, Allison Breen, Jason Criscuolo, Brittany Decker, Jessica DiPietro, Erika Ellis, Christopher Fontaine, David Gay, David Griffin, Daniel Jacobs, Ashley Koundry, Matthew LaBombard, Samantha Moniz, Christopher Nuhfer, Carey Reed, Danielle Remigio, Benjamin Senderling, Christina Strezo, and Jenna Swartz.


Western New England University is a private, independent, coeducational institution founded in 1919. Located on an attractive 215-acre suburban campus in Springfield, Massachusetts, Western New England University serves 3,955 students, including 2,575 full-time undergraduate students. Undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs are offered through Colleges of Arts and Sciences, Business, Engineering, and Pharmacy, and School of Law.


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