MCC Students Inducted Into International Business Honor Society

Manchester, CT – June 12, 2006 . . . The Alpha Beta Gamma Business Honor Society at Manchester Community College recently inducted 57 new members. The new inductees are:

Daniel Horn of Andover, Kurt Jagielow of Bolton, Patrick Williams of Bristol, Rebekah Weidner of Broad Brook, Laura Hadley of Colchester, Nathan Gomper of East Hartford, Bonnie Szalay of East Hartford, Jose Rios of East Hartford, Sergio Marin of East Hartford, William Sharp of East Hartford, Amorette Spencer, Eric Hahn of East Hartford, Fiifi Korankye of East Hartford, Margaret Kutscher of Ellington, Rebecca Altomare of Ellington,, Christopher Gajdowski of Enfield, Eric Carpenter of Glastonbury, Phillip Schaal of Glastonbury, Alicen Keane of Glastonbury, Ryan Vail of Glastonbury, Stephanie Maldonado of Hartford, Theresa Olchanowski of New Britain, Michael Hammond of Rocky Hill, Jonathan McDonald of Simsbury, Kevin Nejfelt of Somers, Kristen Gemme of Manchester, Michelle Mathiau of Manchester, Michelle Smith of Manchester, Amanada Perez of Manchester, Kyle Milewski of Manchester, Stephanie Perry of Manchester, Brendan Chapman of Manchester, Scott McMahon of Manchester, Jesse Butler of Manchester, Nicole Gardiner of Manchester, Adam Paterna of South Windsor, Jamie Hendzel of South Windsor, Adam Waite of South Windsor, Jeanette Markunas of Stafford, Sandra Levesque of Tolland, G. Richard Taft of Tolland, Timothy Platt of Tolland, Jared Simpson of Vernon, Megan Provencher of Vernon, Jamie Valentine of Tolland, Jeffrey Peters of Vernon, Kristina Krol of Vernon, Kashif Chaudhry of Vernon, Kristin Slyne of Vernon, Camily Arjona of Vernon, Stephen Brouillard of Vernon, Sean McGinnis of West Hartford, Joseph Morrissey of Wethersfield, Cherilynne Lewis of Willington, Roland Ivan of Windsor, Benjamin Edwin of Windsor Locks.

Alpha Beta Gamma inductees must have a GPA of 3.0 for a minimum of 12 credits earned to qualify for membership.

Alpha Beta Gamma is an international business honor society established in 1970 to recognize and encourage scholarship among two-year college students in business curricula. The honor society provides leadership opportunities, forums for the exchange of ideas and the stimulation of interest in continuing academic excellence.

Since its founding, over 55,000 students from accredited community, junior, and technical colleges have been inducted into the Society. In 1998, the constitution was amended to accept business honor students from Mexico and Canada. Alpha Beta Gamma is a member of the Association of College Honor Societies, and an affiliate member of both the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) and The Association of Canadian Community Colleges (ACCC).

Students of any age who possess the desire to pursue higher education are welcome at Manchester Community College. MCC is proud of its academic excellence, new facilities, flexible schedules, small classes, low tuition and faculty with both academic and “real world” credentials. The College offers over 60 programs, transfer options, financial aid and scholarships, as well as access to baccalaureate degrees through guaranteed admissions programs with several universities. MCC is situated on a park-like campus and is easily accessible from I-84.