October 17, 2018 marked the Induction ceremony of the 2018-2019 East Juniata chapter of National Honor Society! Newly elected president, Serina Tressler, opened the ceremony. She welcomed the audience to this important event and explained the importance of it.
Following was Tori Hoar, the vice president. She explained the importance of the National Honor Society itself.
Afterwards, the officers—Hannah Tamanini, Odessa Groninger, and Camilla Groce—and senior members—Hayden Slingland and Kayla Forry—elaborated on the symbols of NHS. These symbols include the keystone, the green candle representing Character, the red candle representing Service, the purple candle representing Leadership, and the yellow candle representing Scholarship.
Senior memeber Conner Clayton described the inductee qualifications, which was followed by the senior members Bryson Kantz and Carly Beaver introducing the new inductees to the National Honor Society.
The following students were the newest inductees…
Seniors: Ethan Jamison
Juniors: Molly Diehl and Carlee Becker
Sophomores: Carlee Barrick, Amara Brubaker, Cade Brubaker, Kierstyn Fogle, Natayla Granados-Vore, Brianna Henry, Isabella Hund, Daniel Kanagy, Isabella Malocu, Jadyn Martin, Paige Ritzman, Alyssa Robinson, Ethan Roe, Gannon Ryan, Coy Shaffer, Tiana Terry, and Marin Varner
After lighting their candles, the new inductees repeated the NHS pledge after senior member Emily Kuhn. In extinguishing their candles, they sealed the pledge.
Then, the presentation of flowers for the senior members of NHS was carried out by junior members Paige Smith and Margaret Edwards. The senior members of the National Honor Society include….
Taylor Apple, Carly Beaver, Rebecca Book, Conner Clayton, Maddison Coudriet, Kayla Forry, Camilla Groce, Odessa Groninger, Alyssa Hibbs, Tori Hoar, Ethan Jamison, Bryson Kantz, Emily Kuhn, Clay Leitzel, Lexi Moyer, Hayden Slingland, Beau Stuck, Hailey Swartz, Hannah Tamanini, and Serina Tressler.
The event ended with president Serina Tressler closing the ceremony and taking pictures of all of the members of the National Honor Society commenced.
Congratulations to all of the new inductees and good luck on everyone’s National Honor Society journey!