OXFORD, Miss. – The following sophomore at the University of Mississippi earned membership in Phi Eta Sigma national honor society based on her academic performance as a freshman. Requirements include a cumulative grade-point average of at least 3.5 at the end of their first year, provided they have carried a normal academic load toward a bachelor’s degree and rank in the upper 20 percent of their class.
Christina Joy Trotter Ackerman MS 39735 Choctaw
Founded in 1848, the University of Mississippi (Ole Miss) is the flagship university for the state of Mississippi. A world-class public research university, the institution has a long history of producing leaders in public service, academics and innovative research. With more than 22,250 students, Ole Miss is the state’s largest university, with a major medical school, a nationally recognized law school and 15 academic divisions. It has been ranked as one of the best places to work by the Chronicle of Higher Education. The university’s Honors College has been named one of America’s finest.