Atkinson Resident inducted into National Honor Society
MANCHESTER, N.H. (Novebmer 16, 2022) – Saint Anselm College student Kiara Phair of Atkinson, N.H., a psychology major with a minor in theology in the class of 2023, has been accepted into the Alpha Lambda Psi Chapter of Theta Alpha Kappa, the only national honor society for religious studies and theology, for the 2022-2023 academic year.
Membership in Alpha Lambda Psi is by invitation. Students must be enrolled full-time with a major or minor in theology, have completed at least three semesters of their bachelors program, be in completion of four theology courses (for sixteen credits) taught by SAC instructors, possess a 3.5 GPA average in theology courses, 3.0 GPA overall, and rank in the upper 35 percent of their class.
Theta Alpha Kappa was established in 1976 at Manhattan College in Riverdale, New York, for the purpose of recognizing the academic excellence of students in the fields of religious studies and theology. To date there are more than 350 chapters nationally.
ABOUT SAINT ANSELM COLLEGE: Founded in 1889, Saint Anselm College is a nationally-ranked four-year liberal arts college providing a 21st century education in the Catholic, Benedictine tradition. Located in the greater Boston region in southern New Hampshire, Saint Anselm is well known for its strong liberal arts curriculum, the New Hampshire Institute of Politics, commitment to inclusiveness, a highly successful nursing program, and a legacy of community service.