Saint Joseph’s College Inducts Melanie Edson of Waterford to National Honor Society

STANDISH, ME (10/08/2013)(readMedia)– Melanie Edson of Waterford, Conn., was recently inducted as a member of the Delta Epsilon Sigma National Honor Society at Saint Joseph’s College of Maine. A junior nursing student, she is vice president of the Student Nursing Association and a tutor.

Delta Epsilon Sigma is a national scholastic honor society for students of colleges and universities with a Catholic tradition. It was founded in 1939 to recognize academic accomplishments, to foster scholarly activities and to encourage a sense of intellectual community among its members. Membership is based on leadership, service and superior achievement in the student’s academic program.

Saint Joseph’s College is Maine’s only Catholic liberal arts college, providing a supportive, personalized and career-focused education for more than 100 years. From its 430-acre campus on the shore of Sebago Lake, the college offers more than 40 undergraduate programs to a population of approximately 1,000 students. Saint Joseph’s College Online provides certificates, undergraduate and advanced degrees for working adults through an online learning program. For more, visit

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