The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

December 28, 2013

Jacob Singleton selected for Delta Epsilon Iota membership

Enid News and Eagle

ENID, Okla. — The Delta Epsilon Iota Academic Honor Society has selected Jacob Singleton, of Drummond, for membership in the local chapter at the University of Central Oklahoma.

Delta Epsilon Iota was established in order to recognize and encourage academic excellence in all fields of study.

The organization rewards outstanding students through financial scholarships, provides leadership opportunities to its members, and promotes the principles of dedication, enthusiasm, and initiative among students participating in higher education throughout the United States.

Students qualify on the basis of academic achievement.

Prospective members must have completed a minimum of 30 semester hours at an accredited college or university, while maintaining a 3.30 cumulative grade point average or a scholastic ranking within the top 15 percent of their class.

Delta Epsilon Iota’s membership is comprised of outstanding scholars attending many of the finest colleges and universities in the country.

Organizational vision and cutting edge resources have made the Society one of the leading academic development organizations, synonymous with leadership and excellence in academic life.

Singleton is a graduate of Drummond High School and the son of  Ryan and Wendy Singleton of Drummond.

He plans to graduate in May 2016 with a degree in forensic science and science education and physics.

Singleton plans to be a lab technician for OSBI and following his retirement, he plans to teach either forensic science or physics at the college level or a Vo-Tech.