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FSU inducts 20 new members to Garnet and Gold Scholar Society

Florida State University welcomed 20 new members into the Garnet and Gold Scholar Society this summer.

Established in 2010, the Garnet and Gold Scholar Society facilitates involvement and recognizes undergraduate students who excel within and beyond the classroom in at least three of five areas: international experience, internship, leadership, research and service.

In order to be inducted as a member of the society, the students must meet the engagement criteria and submit a synthesis reflection project in their final semester before graduation.

The students, all graduating seniors who participated in summer commencement Aug. 8, were inducted into the Garnet and Gold Scholar Society during a special ceremony on July 30. The inductees, along with their hometowns and academic majors, are:

Brooklyn, N.Y. Rianna Bachan, dietetics

Camden, N.C. Zach Kermitz, nursing

Center Valley, Pa. Christine Dusome, public relations and psychology

Clearwater, Fla. Kristin Hyde, anthropology

Coral Springs, Fla. Latifah Carty, biology

DeFuniak Springs, Fla. Madison Spence, editing, writing, & media

Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Sandy Saintilus, public relations

Hallandale, Fla. Caroline Miranda, finance and international affairs

Jacksonville, Fla. Katie Chandler, environmental science

Lake Worth, Fla. Harrison Hudson, business and international affairs

McKinney, Texas Alexandra Jump, international affairs and economics

Miami, Fla.
Laura Bailly, nursing
Kelsey Kaiser, nursing Quintin Davis, hospitality management

Orlando, Fla. Amy Comstock, hospitality and marketing

Sarasota, Fla. Julianne Simson, international affairs and political science

Sebring, Fla. Milton Ramer, information technology

Seminole, Fla. Alexandria Egger, hospitality management
Tampa, Fla. Dan Stribling, chemistry and biochemistry, computational biology
Winter Haven, Fla. Meagan DeSalvatore, psychology