GK members receive Maize and Blue Award


Golden Key International Honour Society, founded on 29 November 1977, is an academic honor society which recognizes and encourages scholastic achievement and excellence among college and university students from all academic disciplines.

The Maize and Blue Distinguished Scholar Award, the highest academic award bestowed upon a graduate of the University of Michigan Flint, has been awarded to four members of the local Golden Key chapter.  They are Trisiani Affandi, Bachelor of Science in Chemistry; Samantha J. Honea, Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice and Sociology; Mixsy L. Trinidad, Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education; and Cameron K. Waites, Bachelor of Science in Honors Health Sciences.  In addition, Samantha J. Honea and Cameron K. Waites have been selected as commencement speakers.  Congratulations to these great scholars!

About Golden Key

Golden Key is the world's largest collegiate honor society. Membership into the Society is by invitation only and applies to the top 15% of college and university sophomores, juniors and seniors, as well as top-performing graduate students in all fields of study, based solely on their academic achievements. As an international honor society with more than 400 chapters at colleges and universities around the world, Golden Key is committed to a high standard of scholastic achievement, and an ethos of integrity, innovation, respect, collaboration and diversity.