SBS Doctoral Students Accepted into Academic Honor Society
Public Health, Social & Behavioral Science, doctoral students Shantrel Canidate and Sabrina Islam were inducted into UF’s Chapter of the Delta Epsilon Iota Academic Honor Society. The society was established to educate members about career development, encourage academic excellence among students, and promote the principles of Dedication [ital], Enthusiasm [ital], and Initiative [ital] in all aspects of campus life. Students qualify on the basis of academic achievement. Prospective members must have completed a minimum of 30 semester hours at an accredited university, while maintaining a 3.0 cumulative grade point average or a scholastic ranking within the top 15% of their class. Active involvement in the society will provide Canidate and Islam opportunities for leadership, fellowship, and learning. They will also have the opportunity to be recognized through awards and financial scholarships on both the local and national level. Canidate and Islam were inducted at the new member reception April 14, 2015.