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MY GTU: The New Geography Honor Society at Kennesaw State University

A sincere congratulations to the Gamma Theta Upsilon's (GTU) newest chapter, Mu Upsilon (MY) and its charter members! This chapter was officially recognized on May 1, 2014 at Kennesaw State University, and was the culmination of the hard work of many students and their chapter advisor, Dr. Nancy Hoalst Pullen (Alpha Xi chapter).

GTU is a nationally recognized geography honor society that celebrates the accomplishments of outstanding students in geography. Their mission is to further interest in the profession, strengthen student and professional training, advance the status of Geography, encourage student research, create and administer funds to further study/research in the field of Geography, and to encourage members to apply geographic knowledge and skills in service to humankind.

The 10 charter members of "MY GTU" that were initiated on May 3 include the following individuals:

Matt Alfort
Kraig Barrett
Kimberly Crawley
Luis Esteva
Shanks Gavin
Tad Hammer
Carrie Hatcher
Jennifer Heitert
Gina Perleoni
Kathryn Tucker

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Posted: May 8, 2014