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Phi Beta Kappa Initiation 2019

CONWAY, Ark. (April 26, 2019) – Thirty Hendrix College seniors on April 24 were elected to the Phi Beta Kappa Society’s Beta of Arkansas chapter at Hendrix.

Founded in 1776, Phi Beta Kappa is the nation’s oldest and largest academic honor society, with more than half a million members. It has chapters at 286 of the finest colleges and universities. The Society’s mission is to promote the liberal arts and sciences, to recognize academic excellence, and to foster freedom of thought and expression.

The 2019 Phi Beta Kappa inductees at Hendrix include:

  • Noah Adams
  • Roshaneh Ali
  • Joshua Beggs
  • Marlee Bird
  • Cordell Campbell
  • Megan Cassingham
  • Rebeca Castillo
  • Kyle Christenson
  • Benjamin Curry
  • Morgan Dasch
  • Katy Divino
  • Connor Griffin
  • Maxfield Hancock
  • Emily Harris
  • Jacob Hines
  • Jack Jenkins
  • Annalise Kellner
  • Trenna Lemons
  • Rebecca Levin
  • Adrienne McGooden
  • Beth Norman
  • Jalin Parry
  • Melissa Pizza
  • Bethany Starr
  • Susannah Stubbs
  • Daniel Sweeney
  • Kirin “Sai” Techawongtham
  • Sofia Varriano
  • Adam Williams
  • Eberle Yarborough

View photos from the ceremony

About Hendrix College

A private liberal arts college in Conway, Arkansas, Hendrix College consistently earns recognition as one of the country’s leading liberal arts institutions, and is featured in Colleges That Change Lives: 40 Schools That Will Change the Way You Think About Colleges. Its academic quality and rigor, innovation, and value have established Hendrix as a fixture in numerous college guides, lists, and rankings. Founded in 1876, Hendrix has been affiliated with the United Methodist Church since 1884. To learn more, visit