Twenty-one students inducted into national education honor society

Twenty-one students inducted into national education honor society
September 17, 2009

Phil Brozynski, Media Relations Manager
(630) 829-6094

Twenty-one Benedictine University students were recently inducted into the Tau Rho chapter of Kappa Delta Pi International Honor Society in Education. Kappa Delta Pi members exhibit the ideals of scholarship, high personal standards, and promise in teaching and allied professions. Selection is based on high academic achievement, a commitment to education as a career, and a professional attitude that assures steady growth in the profession. The new members are: Mary Adams, daughter of Jerry and Katie Adams of Downers Grove; Maha Ahmad, daughter of Umad Ahmad and Shaghafta Jabeen of Naperville; Jennifer Albert, daughter of Craig and Joanne Albert of Naperville; Julie Berezewski, daughter of Ken and Marge Berezewski of Chicago; and Michelle Bray of Woodridge. Also, Stephanie Brown of Lisle; Cassandra Cappetto, daughter of Joe and Cindy Cappetto of Oak Lawn; Glenn Clark of Downers Grove; Samantha Corban, daughter of Brad and Mary Corban of Plainfield; Caroline Ebeling, daughter of Tom and Susan Ebeling of Naperville; and Lisa Hodges, daughter of John and Diane Hodges of South Holland. Also, Erica Johnson of Aurora; Kaitlyn Mattes, daughter of Steve and Jean Mattes of Naperville; Juvaria Mohiuddin; daughter of Talath and Sheereen Syed of Glen Ellyn; Khansaa Nadeem, daughter of Abaid and Khalinda Nadeem of Glen Ellyn; and Christina Orengo, daughter of Howard and Rocchina Orengo of Crestwood. Also, Blanca Pichardo, daughter of Felix and Ana Pichardo of Schaumburg; Caitlin Shaw, daughter of George and Beverly Shaw of Crestwood; Rachel Skinner, daughter of Dave and Leeann Skinner of Naperville; Sara Sutherland, daughter of Elmer Jr. and Sherry Sutherland of Rockford; and Meaghan Trainor of Dwight.


Benedictine University is located in Lisle, Illinois, just 25 miles west of Chicago, and has branch campuses in Springfield, Illinois, and Mesa, Arizona. Founded as a Catholic university in 1887, Benedictine enrolls nearly 10,000 students in 56 undergraduate and 19 graduate programs. Forbes magazine named Benedictine among "America's Top Colleges" for the sixth consecutive year in 2016. Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org). For more information, contact (630) 829-6300, admissions@ben.edu or visit ben.edu.