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June 18, 2002

Non-traditional Purdue students inducted into honor society

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – Six Purdue University students have been inducted into the Kappa Tau chapter of Alpha Sigma Lambda, a national honor society which recognizes outstanding achievements of nontraditional students.

The students are:

• Theresa Prather, a secondary education major from Lafayette, Ind.

• Donald Brier, a computer technology major from Attica, Ind.

• Dustin Allen, an organizational leadership and supervision major from West Lafayette, Ind.

• Nathaniel Cooper, a physics major from Lafayette, Ind.

• Eric David, a hospitality and tourism management major from Frankfort, Ind.

• Daniel Behn, an industrial distribution major from Prescott, Ariz.

• Suzanne Ryan, a special education major from Attica, Ind.

• Thomas Lutes, a history major from Darlington, Ind.

• John Shelton, a mechanical engineering technology major from Marion, Ind.

• Karen Tiede, a psychology major from Rensselaer, Ind.

To qualify for induction into Alpha Sigma Lambda, a student must be at least 24 years old, have completed at least 30 graded credit hours at Purdue, be classified as a junior or senior and have a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.4 on a 4-point scale.

Writer: Marydell Forbes, (765) 496-7704,

Source: Cynthia Myles, (765) 494-7662,

Purdue News Service: (765) 494-2096;

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