Fields inducted into honor societies
Huntingdon College offers 15 honor societies into which students may earn membership on the basis of academic achievement, leadership, or other merits. Although the installation of student members into some of the honor societies this spring 2020 was hampered because of closures or postponements caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the following honor societies announced inductees or students who qualified for induction:
Phi Eta Sigma
Phi Eta Sigma is an honor society that recognizes high academic achievement in the first year of college study. Membership eligibility is extended to those who have achieved cumulative grade point averages of 3.5 or better by the end of the first year while enrolled full-time in traditional day courses. The students must also rank in the top 20 percent of their class. Class of 2020 graduates who earned Phi Eta Sigma status after their freshman year are:
Joshua Barrett Fields, Brewton, Ala.
Sigma Tau Delta
Sigma Tau Delta is an honor society whose purpose is to confer distinction upon students of English language and literature. The following students qualified for induction in spring 2020, though the induction ceremony has been postponed:
Joshua Fields ’20, Brewton, Ala.
Fields is a graduate of Escambia Academy. Fields is the son of John and Leah Fields.