Academic Honor Society Inductions 2020
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Academic Honor Society Inductions 2020

While we're unable to hold the ceremony celebrating these students, we can't wait to celebrate their accomplishments! Congratulations to all of the new members of the Spanish Honor Society, French Honor Society, National Chinese Honor Society, Quill and Scroll, National Art Honor Society, National English Honor Society, Rho Kappa Society, Science National Honor Society, Sigma Society and Modern Music Masters Society. Students will still receive certificates, pins and other awards once we return to school.


La Sociedad Honoraria Hispánica is an honor society for the students of North American secondary schools who are enrolled in Spanish and Portuguese courses and who have shown through their work and passion a demonstrated interest in the learning of Spanish and Portuguese. Established in 1953, it is sponsored by the American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese and it is comprised by over 1,700 national and international chapters. The purpose of the society is to recognize high achieving high school students as well as to promote interest in Hispanic and Portuguese studies. Lausanne’s Spanish Honor Society chapter, El Greco, was established in 1986.

To be inducted in the Society, students must have received an A in a language in the three consecutive semesters prior to their induction; they must be currently enrolled in a Spanish class; they must be in tenth grade or above; and must have attended Lausanne for at least one year prior to their induction, unless the student is enrolled in level 3 or above. Additionally, candidates must have shown consistently an excellent character, seriousness of purpose, cooperation, honesty and commitment to the learning of Spanish.

New Members:

Kewe Chen, Justice Crawford, Ved Dalal, Olasimibo Faleye, Mary Lee Fontana, Seth Gibson, Hayley Ledbetter, Isabella Leggett, Zoe Hamblen, Michael Hirsch, Analise Murphy, Lotanna Oraedu, Kortni Owens, Alexandra Rochkind, Murell Sanders, Jackson Seltzer, Annabella Tian and Phillip Zeni

Current Members:

Marc Bonnot, Peter Calkins, Maura Cliff, Drew Culbreath, Madison Culbreth, Sophie Faughnan, Cristian Gonzalez, Jad Hamze Orli Katz, Ayaka Kimura, Yuka Kimura, Jacqueline Lee, William Neff, Damla Onder, Yagmur Onder, Rafaela Pereira, André Piterman, Douglas Rogers, Anwesha Satapathy, Alexander Stephens, Elizabeth Surbrook, Alexandria Weaver and Carson Webb


The aim of this organization is to stimulate interest in the study of French, to promote higher standards of scholarship, to reward high scholastic attainments, to create enthusiasm for and an understanding of francophone culture and civilization and to promote and perpetuate international friendship with the French-speaking world. Membership shall be based on scholarship in general and on scholarship in French in particular.

  • Candidates must be in 10th, 11th or 12th grade of high school and be in their 4th semester of French. Exception is made for those who have 9th-grade standing and are in the second semester of French 2 or 3 because of extensive Middle School work in French.
  • Candidates must have maintained an A average in French as determined by their current semester and the average of their previous academic years. In addition, candidates must have maintained a B average or higher in all other subjects.

New Members:

Diego Alba, Elizabeth Peeples and Hannah Rothman

Current Members:

Daniel Baymiller, Kelvin Borges, Anjali Borschel, Bobbie Burnham, Dalia Chemaitilly, Virginia Derrick, Ali Devji, Yolanda He, Kimberly Kerr, Agnes Kovesdy, Phillip Kulubya,Elle Nienhuis, Shreya Palakurthi, Freddie Rhodes, Anaum Showkat and Vilanna Wang


National Chinese Honor Society is a privilege awarded to those who qualify based on academics, service, character and leadership. Members must have maintained an average of B in Chinese class and other courses, attended meetings and assigned volunteer works, work with the advisor and other members and follow all school and NCHS codes of conducts.

New Members:

Elizabeth Brown, Malcolm Edwards, Whit Faughnan, Brendan French, Evan Lewellyn, Kevin Lin and Clarissa Luckytor

Current Members:

Leila Akinwumiju, Lindsey Baker, Shomari Boxley, Avery Broughton, Brecken Brown, Cailin Brown, Carson Bryant, Wyatt Burnham, Sinema Byrd,Jeff Chai, Marcus Cohn, Richard Crais, Isaac Dorsey, Musa Dove, Valerie Fan, Venice Fan, Whittaker Ford, Stephan French, Emma Gubin, Skylar Harts, Sophia Holland, Emma Hopper, David Hunt, Isabel Kagoo, Lawrence Magdovitz, Caleb McCall, Philipp Meibohm, Britney Okhiria, Andrew Pae, Ella Simpson, Jordan Pendleton, KJ Sneed, Martin Succar


Membership in the Literary Quill and Scroll Society requires a student to be a junior or a senior in the top third of his/her class for the year of election, as well as having demonstrated superior achievement in school publications within the current year of election.

New Members:

John Henry Campbell, Dalia Chemaitilly, Justice Crawford, Drew Culbreath, Sophie Faughnan, Isabel Kagoo, Sophie Manis, Alexandria Rochkind, Anaum Showkat, Carlin Sutter, Alexandria Weaver and Carson Webb

Current Members:

Lindsey Baker, Kelvin Borges, Maura Cliff, Zoe Hamblen, Orli Katz, Agnes Kovesdy, Jacqueline Lee, Anwesha Satapathy, Sultan Shah, Drew Sklar, Vilanna Wang and Ambria Williams

  • Ongoing excellence in the visual arts - an "A" (95 or above – 5 out of 8 MYP or above) in 4 or more trimesters of art and/or design, starting with the most recently completed trimester
  • Enrollment in a visual art and/or design course within the current school year of and sometime prior to induction is also required. 
  • 9th grade - 12th grade performance is reviewed for the National Art Honor Society to be awarded, upon confirmation by faculty, in 10th -12th grades.
  • 7th grade through 9th grade is reviewed for the National Junior Art Honor Society to be awarded, upon confirmation by faculty, in 9th grade.

New Members:

Kristiana Bowling, Avery Broughton, Sinema Byrd, Audrey Chatfield, Lillian Deason, Sara Devji, Simi Faleye, Sarah Kate Fisher, Mary Lee Fontana, Lauren Goin, Emma Gubin, Aidan Henderson, Michael Hirsch, Ryan Hof, Olivia Howard, Suhani Koka, Alyssa Koplon, Hayley Ledbetter, Bella Leggett, Clarissa Luckytor, Zoey Matthews, Philipp Meibohm, Walter Mink, Analise Murphy, India Norris, Kortine Owens, Elaina Przybyszewski, Hannah Rothman, Murell Sanders, Hannah Siegler, Susie Stephens, Annabella Tian, Carson Webb and Gabriel Wright

Current Members:

Parker Ashton, Daniel Baymiller, Marc Bonnot, Ben Brandon, Brecken Brown, Carson Bryant, Michael Buziak, Tevy Byrd, Madison Cooley, Molly Crais, Richard Crais, Ved Dalal, Tavin Davis, Darian Eslami, Venice Fan, Ibrahim Farooq, Jacob Hamer, Ethan Hof, Kayla Hope, Emma Hopper, Charlie Horning, Jim Keegan, Emilio Lachica, Rachel Lambert, Albert Lan, Jacqueline Lee, James Locke, Sophie Manis, Isaac Mendez ,Will Neff, Ellie Nienhuis, Andrew Pae, Shreya Palakurthi, Jonas Pflaumer, Logan Segal, Hannah Siegler, Alex Stephens, Jade Sublett, Jordan Timmons, Eva Yu andEric Zhang

Junior Art Honor Society 

New Members:

Julia An, Nikko Bedford, Joséphine Bonnot, Elizabeth Brown, Kolby Cohen, Lisa Dai, Kenna Douglas, Hana Farooq, Elizabeth Fenno, Jack Gerald, Dany Hamze, Andrea Huynh, Matthew Kulubya, Jyotika Maharaj, Toby Maluf Mas, Risha Manga, Madison McDermott, Hayley McManic, Clara Norman, Fiona Schneider, Nikhita Srinivas, Anooj Talati and Gabor Wollak


A student must be a junior or senior with at least four semesters at Lausanne. A student must have maintained 85 percent or better in English class in each semester of his/her high school career (grades 9-12). A student must have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0. A student must have participated in an English/language arts event (such as WordSmith, Poetry Alive, or similar literary event) or must have been published in the Prism or Lynx Link or must have been recognized as an English scholar (for example: 10th Grade English Award, Creative Writing Award)

New Members:

Diego Alba, Jazmin Bolden, Marc Bonnot, Avery Broughton, Cailin Brown, John Henry Campbell, Dalia Chemaitilly, Kewe Chen, Justice Crawford, Virginia Derrick, Ali Devji, Jad Hamze, Cooper Hough, Isabel Kagoo, Saad Khan, Ayaka Kimura, Yuka Kimura, Shivani Koka, Emilio Lachica, William Lenz, James Locke, Sophie Manis, Abi Martin, Will Neff, Damla Onder, Yagmur Onder, Grace Ragsdale, Alexandra Rochkind, Anaum Showkat, Drew Sklar, Ally Shibata, Christina Sigler, Elizabeth Surbrook, Carlin Sutter, Jordan Timmons and Alexandria Weaver

Current Members:

Lindsey Baker, Kelvin Borges, Maura Cliff, Drew Culbreth, Ved Dalal, Sopie Faughnan, Zoe Hamblen, Orli Katz, Agnes Kovesdy, Jacqueline Lee, Anwesha Satapathy, Jade Sublett, Vilanna Wang, Carson Webb and Ambria Williams


Rho Kappa Social Studies Honor Society is the only national organization for high school juniors and seniors that recognizes excellence in the field of Social Studies. Through its sponsorship of Rho Kappa, National Council for the Social Studies hopes to encourage an interest in, understanding of and appreciation for the social studies.

It was first established in 2000 by The Florida Council for the Social Studies (FCSS), an affiliate of the NCSS. Working off of the FCSS initial idea the National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS) began RHO KAPPA Social Studies Honor Society in 2011. The Lausanne chapter was founded in 2014.

Membership in the Lausanne chapter is open to junior and seniors who have taken at least five semesters of social studies courses at Lausanne and earned an A at the conclusion of each semester.

New Members:

Diego Alba, Anjali Borschel, Cailin Brown, Bobbie Burnham, Brandon Bruckman, John Henry Campbell, Dalia Chemaitilly, Kewe Chen, Maura Cliff, Justice Crawford, Virginia Derrick, Ali Devji, Jad Hamze, Isabel Kagoo, Saad Khan, Ayaka Kimura, Yuka Kimura, Brinnan Lawson, James Locke, Elle Nienhuis, Shreya Palakurthi, Suneil Patel, Freddie Rhodes, Alex Rochkind, Beren Rogers, Elizabeth Surbrook and Eric Zhang

Current Members:

Lindsay Baker, Marc Bonnot, Peter Calkins, Jeff Chai, Drew Culbreath, Ved Dalal, Ibrahim Farooq, Sophie Faughnan, Zoe Hamblen, Orli Katz, Kimberly Kerr, Agnes Kovesdy, Phillip Kulubya, Jacqueline Lee, William Lenz, Trip Magdovitz, Will Neff, Yagmur Onder, Rafaela Pereira, Anwesha Satapathy, Anaum Showkat, Christina Sigler, Alexander Stephens, Vilanna Wang, Carson Webb andAmbria Williams


America has been honoring brilliant students through honor societies since 1921. Educators began to notice the need for subject specific honor societies in America’s high schools in the 1980's. Since then, new honor societies have sprung up to recognize and encourage students in such areas as English, Art, French, and Spanish. Until now, there has been no national honor society for Science. In this era of rapidly changing technologies and scientific advancement, it is time to encourage and recognize high school students in the Sciences.

SNHS is a prominent scientific organization that will engender a new group of young thinkers who will be the future of industry, research and scientific exploration for America.

New Members:

Dylan Andrews, Jazmin Bolden, John Henry Campbell, Dalia Chemaitilly, Kewe Chen, Justice Crawford, Ali Devji, Jad Hamze, Yolanda He, Ayaka Kimura, Yuka Kimura, Abigail Martin, Shreya Palakurthi, Alexandra Rochkind, Douglas Rogers, Martin Succar, Elizabeth Surbrook, Alexandria Weaver, Eva Yu and Victor Yu

Current Members:

Lindsey Baker, Marc Bonnot, Kelvin Borges, Peter Calkins, Jeff Chai, Sophie Faughnan, Zoe Hamblen, Orli Katz, Kimberly Kerr, Saad Khan, Agnes Kovesdy, Jacqueline Lee, Lawrence Magdovitz, Damla Onder, Yagmur Onder, Suneil Patel, Freddie Rhodes, Anwesha Satapathy, Anaum Showkat, Andrew Sklar, Alexander Stephens, Vilanna Wang and Ambria Williams


Active members of the Lausanne Sigma Society must be at least members of the junior class, must have completed at least five semesters of honors-level mathematics with at least four of these semesters completed at Lausanne, must be currently enrolled in an honors-level mathematics course and must have accumulated semester grades including the most recent semester grade of A’s in all of their mathematics classes taken in Upper School.

New Members:

John Henry Campbell, Dalia Chemaitilly, Kewe Chen, Justice Crawford, Jad Hamze, Yolanda He, Ayaka Kimura, Yuka Kimura, Shreya Palakurthi, Elizabeth Surbrook, Eva Yu and Victor Yu

Current Members:

Lindsey Baker, Marc Bonnot, Kelvin Borges, Peter Calkins, Orli Katz, Kimberly Kerr, Saad Khan, Agnes Kovesdy, Jacqueline Lee, Damla Onder,Yagmur Onder, Sultan Shah, Christina Sigler and Vilanna Wang


Modern Music Masters Tri-M Honor Society is a program of NAfME which focuses on creating future leaders in Music Education and Music Advocacy. Tri-M is the only national honor society for student musicians. Each year, students from across all 50 states contribute more than 750,000 service hours to their schools and local communities.

Criteria for induction include student's demonstration of :

  • Exceptional musicianship, leadership, and service within their school's music department and community.
  • Maintain, at least, a 3.75 GPA.
  • Continued enrollment in a Lausanne music class, music club, or ensemble.

New Members:

Lincoln Hayes, James Knowlton, Malaika Kumar, Even Llewellyn, Alex Wittke and Jasmine Younnes

Current Members:

Lindsey Baker, Anjali Borschel, Kewe Chen, Lucy Finley, Whit Ford, Skylar Harts, Yolanda He, Saad Kahn, Kimberly Kerr, Ayaka Kimura, Yuka Kimura, Agnes Kovesdy, Connor Marsh, Tanner McDermott, Anne Rack,Freddie Rhodes, Anaum Showkat and Annabella Tian

Congratulations, Lynx!