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OWLS Faculty Honored by Alpha Chi National Honor Society

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Photo Credit: Alpha Chi Honor Society

Dr. Cherrstrom and Dr. Ashford-Hanserd were honored as Alpha Chi National Honor Society’s Favorite Professors for 2018 on December 4, 2018. 


Alpha Chi is a national honor society which promotes academic excellence and exemplary character among undergraduate college and university students and honors those who achieve such distinction. To qualify for membership, a student must be a first-time undergraduate, a junior or senior (having attained no less than 60 credit hours), have a minimum Texas State GPA of 3.50 on at least 45 semester hours at Texas State. Graduate students with a 4.0 and at least 15 hours of graduate course-work at Texas State also qualify for Alpha Chi membership. Alpha Chi is the oldest honor society at Texas State, founded in 1922. Membership in the honor society is indicated on the student’s transcript.