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Pi Alpha Alpha inducts 13 new members

July 5, 2002

KALAMAZOO -- Thirteen students recently were inducted into Western Michigan University's chapter of Pi Alpha Alpha, a national public administration honor society for undergraduate and graduate students. Membership in WMU's chapter is for graduate students only and requires a grade point average of 3.8 or higher and completion of at least 20 credits in WMU's Master of Public Administration Program.

Pi Alpha Alpha dedicates itself to the field of public affairs and administration by encouraging and recognizing outstanding scholarship and accomplishment, promoting the advancement of education and practice within the field, and fostering integrity, professionalism and creative performance in the conduct of governmental and related public service activities.

Recent inductees into WMU's chapter of Pi Alpha Alpha are:

Helen Ammarman of Dimondale, Mich.
Sathiabhama Cairns of Grand Rapids, Mich.
James Czekai of Lansing, Mich.
Brian De Bano of East Lansing, Mich.
Andrea DeKam of Grand Rapids, Mich.
Kathleen Ferguson of Kalamazoo
James Hurt of Jenison, Mich.
Christine Kocsis of Hudsonville, Mich.
Donald Lehman of Ionia, Mich.
Amy Louallen of Kalamazoo
Antonia Magistro of Dewitt, Mich.
Coral Roselmond-Moore of Lansing, Mich.
Stacey Wykoski of Grand Rapids, Mich.

Media contact: Tonya Hernandez, 269 387-8400, tonya.hernandez@wmich.edu

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