The Academy for the Arts, Science and Technology held Beta Club inductions Oct. 14. The purpose of the National Beta Club is to promote the ideals of honesty, service, morality, ethical conduct and leadership among elementary and secondary school students; to reward meritorious academic achievement; and to encourage and assist students in continuing their education after high school.
The inductees are:
Debie Alarcon, Pornsawan Angelo, Luis Baez, Logan Bellamy-Mendez, Natalie Benkandil, Jenna Bernadyn, Alexis Bienacki, Maya Bougebrayel, Adam Brown, Brianna Burmeister, Moriah Campbell, Miriam Carroll, Russell James Catanzaro, John Chambers, Makayla Cook, John Cook-Gardo, Connor Corbett, Peyton Dayvault, Jordan Deeb, Paul Dierksheide, Hunter DiMarino, Emily Doscher, Shyla Duff, Madison Elliott, Nathalie Eusse, Nico Farrar, Sophie Finley, Samuel Floyd, Alexander Foster, Ingryd Garcia, Jessica Gaydos, Jeffrey Gilman, Judson Gore, Makala Gore, Thomas Gore, Tristan Gore, Zachariah Gregory, Evan Groome, Joseph Gross, Gabrielle, Gutierrez, Donnie Hewitt Jr., Jordan Hoerner, Lauren Hribar, Nicholas Jeanjaquet, Bailey Johnson, Kayla Johnson, Dan Johnston, Blake Jordan, Maya Kawakami, Joseph Kelley, Bronson Kirven, Kira Knoop, David Lamb, Sara Maria Lark, Francis Laughlin, Evangelia Lawrence, Nicole Lawson, Brett Ligon, Abigail Lundy, Jennifer Martinez, Madison McCall, Denis McCorry, Sean McGonigal, Sarah Miller, McKenzie Morton, Rayni Newman, Dalena Nguyen, Hope Null, Jack Orlandi, Judson Parker, Kena Patel, Radhika Patel, Christian Pellicci, Stacy Phillips, Azelle Pieterse, Luke Rankin Jr., Serita Sargent, George Sherrill, Andrew Smith, Maria Starr, Jessica Taylor, Evelyn Thompson, Noah Thompson, Cindy Van, Jacob Vaught, Kylie Wehunt, Megan Wert, Skylar Wheeler, Madison Young and William Youngblood.
The 2014 Beta Club officers are Hope Wegner, president; Ian Cromwell, vice president; Elizabeth Snyder-Mounts, treasurer; Shea Thomas, secretary; Tyler Neeves, public relations; and Aashka Pandya, fundraising. Sponsors are Marjorie Martin and Lauren Weaver.