Thirty-five Hope College juniors have been inducted into Mortar Board, a national honor society that recognizes students for scholarship, leadership and service.

The students were recognized during the college's annual Honors Convocation on Thursday, April 28.

The new members are:
Emilee Anderson, Fenton
Lindsey Bandy, Elgin, Ill.
Jamie Benjamin, Naperville, Ill.
Michael Blauw, Grand Rapids
Ashli Brennan, Northville
Jacqueline Canonaco, Arlington Hts., Ill.
Rebecca Lee Christensen, Hastings
Kelsey Cratty, Rockford, Ill.
Michael Dirksen, Grand Rapids
Alexandra Egedy, Hudsonville
Katelyn Geisler, Dublin, Ohio
Matthew Hartwell, Brighton
XiSen Hou, Holland
Rachel Jantz, Sparta
Sarah Johnson, Traverse City
Bryan Kunkler, Ada
Cory Lakatos, Howell
Jennifer LaRoche, Hudsonville
Ziye Liu, Chongqing, China
Katherine Maguire, East Lansing
Kyle McLellan, Fort Wayne, Ind.
Kirsten Peterson, Sunnyvale, Ca.
Colin Rathbun, Ada
Blair Riddle, Louisville, Ky.
Mia Savagian, Bloomfield Hills
Adam Simon, Richland
Lindsey Sisson, Holland
Ingrid Slette, Holland
Imari Smith, Lansing
Heather Stiff, Galena, Ohio
Bethany Stripp, Richland
Reed Swift, Midland
Marco Tori, Pinckney
Molly Vass, Valparaiso, Ind.
Stacy Victory, Hudsonville