Honors Inductees

DATE: Wednesday, May 12, 2021

75 HCC students earn Phi Theta Kappa membership

President Christina Royal with graduating HCC student Brigid Feagan '21

Holyoke Community College is proud to announce that 75 HCC students have been accepted for membership into the Alpha Xi Omega chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa national honor society for the 2020-2021 academic year. Students are invited to join Phi Theta Kappa when they have completed 15 college credits while maintaining a GPA of 3.5 or higher.

HCC's Spring 2021 inductees will be recognized in a virtual ceremony on Thurs., May 13, 2021.  

Fall 2020 Inductees 

Belchertown: Leah Goodlaxson-Levy, Melanie Jacque, Autumn Marley, Shelbi Moore 

Chicopee: Eduardo Lima, Michael Patnaude, Annalisa Rizzo 

Easthampton: Christopher Hrubesh 

Feeding Hills: Mary Diaz 

Florence: Lauren Fleit, Zoe Stevens 

Hampden: Thomas Dwyer  

Holyoke: Jeffery Agyemang, Anne Nomakeo 

Indian Orchard: Danielle Bailey 

Leeds: Vanessa Oquendo 

Longmeadow: Dayle Douglas, Gia Sellica, Audrey Woods 

Ludlow: Gregory Racine 

North Hatfield: Samantha Sevigne  

Northampton: Emma Hannan, Brigid Feagan 

Richmond: Hannah Lee McArdle 

South Hadley:Melissa Kirkpatrick, Jocelynn Bouyea, Nathan Emmonds, Matthew Lajoie 

Springfield: Nakkita MacDonald, Gabriella Miranda, Samantha Michaelson, Kendall Weake, Vanessa Wilson,Jesse Yelle 

Ware: Olivia McGrail, Morgan Orszulak 

West Springfield:Natalie Jones, Amber-Lynn Watson 

West Tisbury: Sarah Toste 

Westfield: Jason Kelly, Graciana Phillips 

Wilbraham: Philip Brehart 

Spring 2021 Inductees  

Agawam: Angela Nelson 

Amherst: Sara Lord, Julie Mckenzie 

Belchertown: Tia Arce, Abegail Brown, Laura Marks, Mary Zina 

Bernardston: Ryan Duffany 

Chicopee: Tamika Ortiz Acosta, Caitlyn Black, Sarah Tessicini 

East Longmeadow: Natalie Rathbun 

Easthampton: Penelope Leveritt, Nathaniel Smith  

Florence: Clayton Cummings 

Granby: Dylan Gordon 

Holyoke: Emma Schlegel 

Longmeadow: Catherine Corrigan  

Monson: Cameron Keating  

Palmer: Courtney Allen 

South Hadley: Moira Mihalak, Emma Pouliot 

Springfield: Samantha Calvao, Yannelis Cruz, Nanelle Le 

Ware: Nichole Bradway, Stephen O'Brien 

West Springfield: Alison Hansen 

Westfield: Matvey Hancharonak, Kiara Velasquez  

Whately: Chanthoeun Collins 

Woronoco: Richard Bessey

Due to an administrative error, new HCC Phi Theta Kappa members from Spring and Summer 2020 were not publicly recognized at the time of their inductions. They are now listed under the Achievements page under Student Life on the HCC website. Click here to see the list.  

PHOTO: Computer science major Brigid Feagan '21, right, of Northampon, is one of 75 HCC students who have been accepted as members of the Phi Theta Kappa national honor society for the 2020-2021 academic year. Here she is May 6 at HCC for Cap & Gown Pickup Day being congratulated by President Christina Royal.