STUDENT SPOTLIGHT: Wilmington’s Samantha Marzi Inducted Into Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society At Holy Cross

Below is a press release from Holy Cross:

WORCESTER, MA — Samantha Marzi of Wilmington has been inducted into the Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society at College of the Holy Cross, the oldest and most prestigious national honor society of the liberal arts and sciences.

Marzi is one of 48 new Holy Cross inductees. Membership in Phi Beta Kappa is highly selective, and selection is based primarily on scholastic achievement and breadth of education.

The Holy Cross chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, Pi of Massachusetts, was established in 1974. Only qualified candidates within the top 8% of the senior class and the top 2% of the junior class are invited to join Phi Beta Kappa.

Currently, the Holy Cross Chapter has approximately 60 resident members among the faculty, staff, and students. In the past 46 years, a total of 2,062 members have been inducted into Phi Beta Kappa at Holy Cross.

Phi Beta Kappa is one of 19 honor societies on the College of the Holy Cross campus.

About Holy Cross:

The College of the Holy Cross, in Worcester, Mass., is among the nation’s leading liberal arts institutions. A highly selective, four-year, exclusively undergraduate college of 3,100 students, Holy Cross is renowned for offering a rigorous, personalized education in the Jesuit, Catholic tradition. Since its founding in 1843, Holy Cross has made a positive impact in society by graduating students who distinguish themselves as thoughtful leaders in business, professional and civic life.

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