PHILADELPHIA, PA -- Victoria Hein was among the 41 newest members inducted into the University of the Sciences Pennsylvania Kappa Chapter of the Alpha Chi National Honor Society, at a special ceremony held in November. Hein is a biomedical sciences student from Hasbrouck Heights.
During the ceremony, inductees were introduced by their faculty advisers or department chairs who highlighted each student's accomplishments. At USciences, Alpha Chi is open to the top 10 percent of juniors and seniors in all majors except pharmacy, who are eligible for Rho Chi; and psychology/health psychology, who are eligible for Psi Chi.
University of the Sciences has prepared students to be leaders and practitioners in the healthcare and science fields for nearly 200 years. Founded in 1821 as Philadelphia College of Pharmacy, it was the first college of pharmacy in North America.