Hays student inducted into Washburn honor society

TOPEKA -- Washburn University student Kinsey Ashworth of Hays has been inducted into the Top Hat Chapter of Alpha Lambda Delta, a national honor society that recognizes the academic excellence of first-year students.

To be eligible for induction, a student must maintain a 3.5 or higher grade-point average. The Alpha Lambda Delta oath states members are to maintain high scholarship and to use their education for the benefit of their community, the nation and the world in which they live.

Ashworth is a freshman pursuing a bachelor of arts degree in history. She has participated in mock trial and is a member of the pre-law association.

Her parents are Robert Ashworth and Elizabeth Ashworth.