Slide Show: 57 Members of the Trinity College Class of 2017 Elected to Phi Beta Kappa

America's Oldest Academic Honor Society Welcomes Graduates at Initiation Ceremony

​Hartford, Connecticut, May 30, 2017 – The Phi Beta Kappa Initiation Luncheon and Ceremony took place at Trinity College on May 20, 2017. Members were elected from the Class of 2017 who achieved the highest general scholastic standing.

Election to The Phi Beta Kappa Society is widely regarded as a mark of highest distinction. The Trinity chapter, known as the Beta of Connecticut, was chartered on July 2, 1845, and is the eighth oldest chapter of Phi Beta Kappa in the United States.


The following graduates from the Trinity College Class of 2017 were elected to Phi Beta Kappa:

​Ariana Ashley Adamski

 Margaret Lindsey Alisberg

 Subekshya Bidari

 Margaret C. Brown

Seth Joseph Browner

 Jacqueline Busa

 Andrew George Calabrese

 Jessica Yetta Chotiner

 Catherine Ann Cooper

Chelsey N. Crabbe

Jordan Ashley Cram

 Cassandra Jill Cronin

 Edward James Culhane III

 Sedona Georgescu

 Meijing He

 Dylan Kelley Hebert

 Andrew Lucus Housman

 Thomas James Hum-Hyder

 Griffin James Hunt

​Basileal Yoseph Imana

 Elizabeth Karabelas

 Martha Kelly

 Joy Heeye Kim

 Young Kwang Kim

 Linh Le

 Ji Yun Lee

 Bingqing Li

 Yuxuan Li

 Minghui Liu

 Xinyi Liu

 Jeffrey R. Maxwell

 Kalin McGowan

 Colleen Murdock

 Shriya Nagpal

 Hieu Nguyen

 Elise Lorraine Ogden

 Jordan Pace

 Elena-Marie Claire Pedro

​Austen Leah Peterson

 Elliot Pollack

 Kathryn Gorsuch Powers

 Phong Kim Quach

 Chinmay Rayarikar

 Matthew Jon Reichelt

 Jake A. Robertson

 Kathy G. Rodogiannis

 Cionna Alexandra Rosenthal

 Daniella Arminda Salazar Herrera

 Emma Claire Sbarge

Paroma Sanjay Soni

Dylan Stewart Spagnuolo

Sarah Allyn Talcott

Haley Ray Thompson

Molly Jane Colihan Thoms

 Malibongwe G. Thwala

 Kathareeya Katie Tonyai

 Elizabeth Valenzuela


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