SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ --  Union Catholic proudly inducted 119 students into the National Honor Society during a virtual ceremony on Wednesday night.

After the opening prayer by Principal Sister Percylee Hart, RSM, and opening remarks by National Honor Society Advisor Ms. Patty Nuwer '01, senior inductees Rajit Sharma, Tommy Armstrong, Karen Melendez, and Sabrina Mayor all delivered inspirational speeches. Sharma spoke about character, Armstrong about service, Melendez about leadership, and Mayor about scholarship.

Senior inductee Catherine McGovern then invited all the inductees to join her in reciting the National Honor Society Pledge.

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After all the inductees were introduced, Mr. John Becht, a campus minister and faculty member at Union Catholic, delivered a very thought-provoking and motivational Keynote address.

The following Union Catholic students have met all the requirements set forth by the National Honor Society.

Class of 2021 Inductees

  • Benjamin Abood
  • Isabela Allen
  • Allyson Almeida
  • Thomas Armstrong
  • Samina Aziz
  • Zachary Billotto
  • Nadia Blouin
  • Amelie Burns
  • Adrienne Caceda
  • Gillian Caldas
  • Jonathan Carrion
  • Yilin Chai
  • Elizabeth Chin
  • Jonathan Choi
  • Danielle Coyne
  • Sara Crevani
  • Jessica Cruz
  • Danielle Cullinan
  • Isabella DelNegro
  • Giavanna DiFrancesco
  • Kaitlyn Dohn
  • Brandon Espinal
  • Christopher Falco
  • Karen Fernandez
  • Madeline Gunsiorowski
  • Nicholas Hart
  • Yingxin Hou
  • Gabrielle Keating
  • Adriana Kwiatkowski
  • Antonio Madrigal
  • Meghan Mahaffey
  • Rocco Mariani
  • Sabrina Mayor
  • Catherine McGovern
  • Clare McGuinness
  • Karen Melendez
  • Liam Miller
  • Kaitlyn Monahan
  • Caroline Morgan
  • Miranda Mouris
  • Aaliyah Navarrete
  • Michelle Noesner
  • Joseph Paglia
  • Isaac Paul
  • Isabella Pazmino
  • Gianna Peralta
  • Katherine Petrick
  • Melina Piatti-Chayan
  • Elisabeth Pickel
  • Klarisse Rivera
  • Michael Robateau
  • Lilyana Roque
  • Samuel Roth
  • Derek Ruiz-Webb
  • Maximilian Salameh
  • Katelyn Salvador
  • Xiyue Sang
  • Alexandra Schmitt
  • Rajit Sharma
  • Arminder Singh
  • Ryan Sulistyono
  • Alexis Suzara
  • Yilin Tang
  • Paris Townsell
  • Catherine Weddle
  • Maya Wilson
  • Quqi Zhang
  • Yang Zhao
  • Class of 2022 Inductees
  • Andrew Abrantes
  • Yvonne Agyapong
  • Camari Bartley
  • Taylor Benjamin
  • Adrianna Chelak
  • Brandon Di Dario
  • Jahi Dillard
  • Emma Donnelly
  • Ayomide Egbejoda
  • Tenajah Eldridge
  • Mikaila Farrell
  • Abigail Granrath
  • Emme Haddad
  • Noah Handlin
  • Annie Hartnett
  • Ava Hiel
  • Abigail Hunsinger
  • Brianna Hutchinson
  • Collin Jones
  • Allison Julve
  • Julian Kaniuka
  • Courtney Lucius
  • Amanda Lumauig
  • Anthony Madsen
  • Michael Makfinsky
  • Caroline Mehno
  • Andrew Michel
  • Evelyn O'Connor
  • Ashlee Okunonke
  • Michael Palacio
  • Isabella Pastore
  • Giulia Patti
  • Alexis Pereira
  • Ava Perona
  • Paige Phelan
  • Emma Prati
  • Jada Mia Puryear
  • Juliana Rama
  • Rory Reis
  • Kayla Riley
  • Roselle Rodriguez
  • Nadine Rouba
  • Joseph Sebastian
  • Reema Sharma
  • Kiran Swift
  • Brian Touma
  • Abhijay Upadhyay
  • Cassandra Vega
  • Colin Whiteside
  • Sophia Wright
  • Wenhui Yan

Union Catholic (1600 Martine Ave., Scotch Plains) prepares a diverse student body to fulfill their college and career goals by cultivating the students' achievement of academic standards of excellence within a value-centered environment, strong in its commitment to our core values (respect, responsibility, honesty, compassion, and community), and to the establishment of a community of faith and love in the Catholic tradition. For more information, call (908) 889-1600 or visit www.unioncatholic.org.