Rice to induct new members of Phi Beta Kappa

The Rice chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, the oldest academic honor society in the U.S., will induct 93 new members at a ceremony May 11.

PBKElection to Phi Beta Kappa recognizes outstanding achievement in the liberal arts and sciences. To be considered, a student must have completed at least 90 semester hours in courses that reflect the pursuit of learning for its own sake rather than for the development of professional skills.

The Class of 2018 Phi Beta Kappa inductees from Rice are:

Jahid Adam

Samuel Allen Akers

Asena Alay

Alexander Amari

Jacob Alexander Wimberly Behling

Monica Himaani Bodd

Serena Brandler

Rita Reilly Brooks

Laney Brown

Rafael Antonio Uy-Barreta Butiong

Shiyu Cai

Gregory Campo

Austin Cao

Andrew Chang

Eun-Bit Chang

June Yujun Chen

Kenan Rymer Davis

William Deaderick

Palvasha Reddy Deme

Matthew Nicholas Disiena

Jackson Liam Dooling

Raymond Fang

Jovany Franco

Molly Garrison

Siyu Geng

Gennady Gorin

Natalie Grothues

Zilu Guo

Kevin Guo

Rohit Gupta

Sonia Hamer

Ziyu Han

Lawrence Harari

Eric Min Ho

Lauren Hodgson

Yae Jee Hong

Taegan Howells

Aaron Huang

Trevor John Jamison

Kevin Jiang

Victoria Lynn Johnson

Nicholos Joseph

Jack Kaplan

Reagan Woodson Kapp

Laura Keehan

Seohee Kim

Melissa Yee-Mei Kok

Lucy Lai

Samuel Austin Levy

Neal Liang

Mengjia Liu

Ridge Liu

Sean Liu

Haihao Liu

Komal Luthra

Alicia McCormick

Anthony Eugene Mirasola

Nicholas Moser

Albert Nabiullin

Jackson Paul Neagli

Yae Jee Hong

Khang Nguyen

Sugi Panneerselvam

Colleen Alicia Phillips

Justin Qian

Lavan Rajan

Jenny Ren

Dhanatcha Sadetaporn

Tejus Satish

Sreesh Sunil Shenoy

Vinita Shivakumar

Rishi Sinha

Surached (James) Siriwongsup

Benjamin John Soeter

Win Kwang-Siang Soon

Andrew David Supron

Ethan Tan

Tiffany Tang

Evan Hunter Toler

Chuhan Carey Wang

Mai Wang

John Weis

Osmond Wen

Alexander Wikner

Susannah Leigh Wright

Catherine April Wu

Victoria Xie

Jiawen Xie

Tianze Ye

Rayne (Tian) Yu

Jessica Yu

Jiaming Zha

Amanda Jin Zhao

About Arie Passwaters

Arie Wilson Passwaters is a Web editor in Rice University's Office of Public Affairs.