Two Southeast Arkansas students were recently initiated into the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi.

Inductees were Madison Ryburn of Monticello, attending Mississippi State University; and Carly Watkins of DeWitt, attending Arkansas State University.

They are among approximately 30,000 students, faculty, professional staff and alumni to be initiated each year into Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines, according to a news release.