NTHS Inducts 42 New Members

Posted on Apr 18, 2024 at 16:54 PM

OTC NTHS inducts 42 new membersThe National Technical Honor Society at Ogeechee Technical College (OTC) recently hosted its annual induction ceremony in the Joseph E. Kennedy auditorium at the College. 42 new members who achieved and maintained at least a 3.25 grade point average, and who received recommendations from their instructors, were inducted into the organization and received their official NTHS portfolios.

Club advisor, Lisa Lanier introduced the new officers and began the candle ceremony to symbolize the seven attributes of the NTHS: skill, responsibility, honesty, scholarship, leadership, service, and citizenship.

“Our NTHS chapter continues to grow each year,” said Lisa Lanier, Director for Library Services and NTHS Club Advisor. “I am always impressed with our students and what they are able to accomplish through NTHS at Ogeechee Tech.”

The National Technical Honor Society is dedicated to recognizing excellence in career and technical education.  Its mission is to honor student achievement and leadership, promote educational excellence, award scholarships, and enhance career opportunities. Students inducted into NTHS must have completed 20 semester hours or more and have maintained a 3.25 cumulative GPA or higher in addition to other criteria.

To date, NTHS has awarded nearly 3 million dollars in scholarships through its own Jon H. Poteat scholarship, through partnered career tech student organizations, and through an incredibly generous alumni association.

Induction Participants:

Fall 2023 – Emma Adair, Felicia Bacon, Branden Browder, Tristen Burnsed, Joleigh Butler, Gage Caldwell, N’Kaia Cone, Antoinette Davis, Donald Dunigan, Robert Eddleman, Hunter Futch, Cayce Gilliam, Mallory Hardy, Mary Jones, Margaret Lanier, Jaqueta Lewis, Taylor Mann, William Mixon, Jennifer Nguyen, Jose Parra, Daelyn Pearson, Kirra Perry, Karen Phipps, Kenneth Rhodes, Jr., and Katelyn Sproat.

Spring 2024 – Anel Baltazar-Vaquero, Limary Escudero, Ithai Esquivel, Richard Fountain, Jr. Angel Garza, Meghan Guyett, Nicholas Haddock, Ana Hernandez, San’Dria Jackson, Johnathan Martinez, Brittany Meadows, Paula Robison, Katlyn Sullivan, Dakota Ulmen, Alaina Waters, Zahirah Wilson, and Natalie Wood.

About Ogeechee Technical College:

Ogeechee Technical College (OTC) is a unit of the Technical College System of Georgia. OTC provides studentā€centered academic and occupational programs and support services at the associate degree, diploma, and certificate levels. OTC utilizes traditional and distance education methodologies in state-of-the-art facilities while supporting adult education, continuing education, and customized business and industry workforce training. Visit for more information.

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