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UT Tyler Biology Lecturer Appointed to National Honor Society Council
Suzanne Pundt, senior lecturer in biology at The University of Texas at Tyler, has been appointed to a national college honor society council seat.
Pundt will serve a four-year term as Region II secretary-treasurer for the 22-member Alpha Chi National Council, which acts as the governing body for the co-educational academic society.
A UT Tyler faculty member since 1982, Pundt currently serves as co-sponsor for the university’s Texas Alpha Xi Chapter of Alpha Chi.
She holds a bachelor of science in medical technology from Texas A&M University and a master of science in interdisciplinary studies from UT Tyler.
The Alpha Chi Honor Society has chapters at more than 300 colleges and universities in almost every state as well as Puerto Rico. UT Tyler’s chapter began in 1976.
Alpha Chi’s members are in the top 10 percent of juniors, seniors and graduate students from all academic fields. About 11,000 new members are added each year through invitation only.
For more information about Alpha Chi, visit www.harding.edu/alphachi/.
One of the 15 campuses of the UT System, UT Tyler offers excellence in teaching, research, artistic performance and community service. More than 90 undergraduate and graduate degrees are available at UT Tyler, which has an enrollment of more than 6,000 high-ability students at its campuses in Tyler, Longview and Palestine.