Local Residents Inducted into Biology Honor Society at Scranton

SCRANTON, — Local residents were was among the 22 University of Scranton students inducted into Beta Beta Beta, the national honor society for biology. For induction into the honor society, students must have completed at least three biology courses, maintained at least a 3.0 grade point average in biology, and be in good academic standing at the University.

The honor society encourages undergraduate biological research through presentations at conventions, publication in the journal BIOS, and research/travel grants. The University's chapter of the honor society was established in 1994.

Students inducted are:

• Fahad Ashraf of Clarks Summit, a junior biology major.

• Amanda Goffredo of Spring Brook Township, a junior biology major.

• Kerim Kerimoglu of Scranton, a junior biology major.

• Robert Rade of Scranton, a junior biology major.

The University of Scranton is a Jesuit university located in Northeastern Pennsylvania.