Misericordia Biology Dept. Inducts Members Into TriBeta National Biological Honor Society

Eleven students in the Misericordia University biology program were inducted into the Beta Beta Beta (TriBeta) National Biological Honor Society during an induction ceremony in the Hafey-McCormick Science Hall.

TriBeta was founded in 1922 for students dedicated to improving the understanding and appreciation of biological study and extending boundaries of human knowledge through scientific research. Since it was founded, more than 200,000 people have been accepted into lifetime membership and more than 520 chapters have been established on the campuses of four-year colleges and universities throughout the United States and Puerto Rico.

Misericordia University students majoring in biology, biochemistry or clinical lab sciences are eligible for the TriBeta National Biological Honor Society after completing at least three semesters in the program and maintaining a minimum grade point average of 2.75 in the major’s courses for associate members and a 3.0 GPA for regular members.

Misericordia University students inducted include local residents Heather Marsico, Drums, and Sara Sabatino, Nuangola, became new regular members during the induction ceremony.