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Health and human performance department honors students with induction

Monday, Apr. 18, 2016
Pictured (l to r): Health and Human Performance Department Chair Nolan Harms; Phi Epsilon Kappa inductees Kelli Niemeier, Claire Hoy and Adam Meirose; PEK member Nicole Perry; Concordia President Brian Friedrich
Pictured (l to r): Health and Human Performance Department Chair Nolan Harms; Phi Epsilon Kappa inductees Kelli Niemeier, Claire Hoy and Adam Meirose; PEK member Nicole Perry; Concordia President Brian Friedrich

The Concordia University, Nebraska health and human performance honor society, Phi Epsilon Kappa, inducted three students on April 17, 2016. 

New inductees into Phi Epsilon Kappa include (alphabetical order by state, city, last name):

Kelli Niemeier, senior, Beatrice, Neb.

Adam Meirose, senior, Lincoln, Neb.

Claire Hoy, senior, Seward, Neb.

“These students have demonstrated academic excellence, service to the department and Concordia community, involvement in extracurricular activities and commitment to a healthy lifestyle, and we are proud to induct them into Phi Epsilon Kappa this year,” said Patti Jensen, assistant professor of health and human performance.

Phi Epsilon Kappa Fraternity is a national professional fraternity for persons engaged in or pursuing careers in physical education, health, recreation, dance, human performance, exercise science, sports medicine and sports management.

According to phiepsilonkappa.org, “PEK offers students the opportunity to connect now and throughout their professional careers with like-minded individuals who share their passion for health and human performance. Those connections include opportunities to connect to, and participate in, current research in the field of health and human performance and to work with the professionals conducting it.”