Thirty-six Anselmians Inducted into Social Sciences Honor Society

June 22, 2021

By Lorraine Parr

In a virtual ceremony held on May 5, 36 Anselmians were inducted into Pi Gamma Mu, the International Honor Society in Social Sciences.

Eligible junior and senior candidates must maintain a 3.0 grade point average in a social science major, including communication, criminal justice, economics, history, international relations, politics, psychology, American studies, peace and justice studies, social work, or sociology. Members must also fall among the top 35% of their class.


The Saint Anselm College students inducted in the 2020-2021 academic year are:

Marykate Claire Albert '22

Sara Elizabeth Anoli '21

Katelyn Marie Ardito '22

James D. Beaudry '22

Sean Patrick Bentley '22

Emma Faith Bickford '22

Emily Elizabeth Burns '22

Caroline Butts '21

Perrin A Conant '22

Cole Patrick Corcoran '22

Tyler J Cullen '22

Kendra A Currier '22

Brian Patrick Deignan '22

Brenna Kathleen del Liano '22

Dominique D. Engle '22

Colleen Farrell '22

Kathleen M Gallagher '22

Nelson T. Gibb '21

Erin Golden '22

Katrina Ann Griffin '22

Jackson Heath '21

Sarah Horton Helmar '22

Jeffrey D Illsley, Jr. '21

Rebekah Marchant Larson '21

Jessica Anne Long '22

Jenna Nicole McCarthy '22

Trevor William Nelson '22

Natalie M O'Konis '22

Brayden H. Rollins '21

William A Small '21

Rebecca E. M. Spaulding '21

Clarisse Ann Sugar '21

Abigail Elizabeth Theobald '22

Elisa Gonzales Verdi '22

Katherine L. Warth '21

Mikaela Rose Weinstein '22


Pi Gamma Mu, the oldest and preeminent interdisciplinary social science honor society, was created in 1924 at Southwestern College in Winfield, Kan. The mission of Pi Gamma Mu is to encourage and promote excellence in the social sciences and to uphold and nurture scholarship, leadership, and service. Pi Gamma Mu serves the various social science disciplines which seek to understand and explain human behavior and social relationships as well as their related problems and issues. Currently, there are around 150 active chapters in the United States and overseas.