The following seventeen students were initiated into Theta Rho, Seton
Hall's chapter of Sigma Delta Pi, the National Collegiate Spanish Honor
Society, in recognition of their high academic achievement in Spanish
courses: Chase A. Agapito, Rachel E. Beck, Alexa D. Birchenough, Irene
Candelaria, Kevin N. Coroneos, Corrine A. Derderian, Emily M. Gavarny,
Ana S. Goncalves, Antoinette M. Gissubel, Stephen J. Lompado, Claudia
Lorenzo, Alexandra J. Pierlott, Krystina A. Riggi, Reanna A. Sharma,
Megan M. Sherwood, Gabrielle E. Titone, and Mark A. Vitale.
member received a certificate, a pin, and honor cords. Dr. Daniel
Zalacain, the chapter advisor, organized and directed the ceremony.
Goncalves, Lompado,and Pierlott read poems written by Spanish and Latin
American poets, as well as a fragment of Cervante's Don Quixote. Drs.
Alvarez-Amell, Rivera-Cordero, and Pennington also congratulated the new
members. Dr. Pennington enlivened the event with his Spanish guitar. A
reception followed the ceremony, which was well-attended by parents and
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