Spanish National Honor Society Inducts Newest Members

Norwich Free Academy inducted 40 new members (1 member of the Class of 2018) and (39 members of the Class of 2019) of the Robert G. Meade Chapter of the Spanish National Honor Society at a ceremony, 6 p.m., May 7, in Slater Auditorium.                       

World Language Teacher and Chapter Adviser, Rachel Mandeville ‘18, welcomed honorees, their family, friends, and faculty, and Rebekah Burke ‘18, Chapter President, and Brielle Jewell, Treasurer, delivered the Chapter History.

Five members reviewed the four pillars of the Spanish National Honor Society for inductees by delivering speeches about the qualities of the organization.  President Burke spoke about Leadership; Claire Thomas ‘18 talked about Character; Social Chair Nicholas Chmielewski ‘18 reflected upon Scholarship, Social Chair Harrison Knight addressed Service, and Vice-President Caitlyn Angeletti spoke about Integrity.

Thomas read the organization’s poem, and Jewell administered the oath.

A reception followed the event.

Inducted from the Class of 2018    

Danni Huang           

Inducted from the Class of 2019    

Saeri Barboza, Joshua Blinderman, Alexandria Burdick, Ariahna Cohen, Phoebe Drupa, Jack Espinoza, Shayne Evans, Mirra Fontaine, Aidan Gallagher, Melanie Girardin, Nicholas Hay, Haipeng Hu, Randell Idioma, Eliana Jewell, Roshni Karun, Zoe Kendall, Kailey Kerrigan, Mason Larkin, Carissa Lattin, Ashley Lawton, John Martin, Mikaylah Mejias, Leah Mikkelson, Madison Minski, Samantha Moore, Brandon Nieto, Kevin Pomroy, Brooke Randeau, Isabelle Sawicki, Mikayla Sawicki, Alexis Silva, Ian Small, Jonathan Synott, Jayleigh Tefft, Julie Vincent, Rye Walencewicz, Georgia Woodcock, Rachel Zelansky, and Wanting Zhang