Lisa Taxier, a graduate of Thomas Worthington High School, has been elected to the Sigma Xi honor society at Carleton College. Election to the society indicates that a student has demonstrated research potential in a field of pure or applied science.

* Lisa Taxier, a graduate of Thomas Worthington High School, has been elected to the Sigma Xi honor society at Carleton College. Election to the society indicates that a student has demonstrated research potential in a field of pure or applied science.

Taxier is the daughter of Mich-ael Taxier and Barbara Taxier.

* Jedidiah Bressman of Worthington was inducted into Alpha Chi National College Honor Society at Indiana Tech University. Members of Alpha Chi are identified and elected by faculty as ranking in the top 10 percent of juniors and seniors and representing the best undergraduate scholarship in all academic fields.

Bressman, a 2011 graduate of Worthington Kilbourne High School, is a senior majoring in communications.