Ashley Jordan, a Washington and Lee senior from Pocatella, Idaho, has been nominated to the Japanese National Honor Society (JNHS).
Jordan is an East Asian Language and Literature major.
This honor society recognizes and encourages scholastic achievement and excellence in the study of the Japanese language. Students who are nominated for membership receive Certificates of Excellence and red-and-white cords to wear at graduation, and are recognized on the AATJ (American Association of Teachers of Japanese) website and in its newsletter.
The academic criteria for membership includes completion of five semester courses of Japanese language study with a grade point average of at least 3.5 and an overall grade point average of 3.0.