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All the latest information, news and stories to inspire and inform Phi Theta Kappa members

Following the Voyage of the Hōkūle’a

Following the Voyage of the Hōkūle’a

The Alpha Kappa Iota Chapter has spent three years following the worldwide voyage of the Hōkūle’a to explore just how interconnected our world is.
Doing More to Help Latino Students Succeed

Doing More to Help Latino Students Succeed

Excelencia in Education’s President Sarita Brown on why colleges should be intentional in helping Latino students succeed and what programs are doing it well.
It’s Okay to Say ‘PTK’

It’s Okay to Say ‘PTK’

In this guest post, Phi Theta Kappa’s Dean of Leadership Development and Service Learning Monika Byrd lays out why and when saying “PTK” is perfectly okay.
Don’t Just Check Boxes — Transform Your College Experience

Don’t Just Check Boxes — Transform Your College Experience

Take your college experience beyond a business transaction by getting to know your campus, your instructors and your peers, and you’ll see your chances of completing a college credential skyrocket.
Testing the Waters

Testing the Waters

The Omicron Alpha Chapter’s award-winning Honors in Action Project led to a meeting with officials from the Environmental Protection Agency in Washington, D.C.
From DREAMer to Living Her Dreams

From DREAMer to Living Her Dreams

Despite the looming threat of deportation, Essex County College and Phi Theta Kappa helped Sofia Medina-Pardo get even closer to making her dreams a reality.
First Person: “I was well prepared for the next step”

First Person: “I was well prepared for the next step”

Alumna Teylor Martinez shares how her experience in Phi Theta Kappa helped her adjust as a transfer student at Mississippi College.
70+ Videos to Inform and Inspire You

70+ Videos to Inform and Inspire You

Our video library from past conventions, Honors Institute, conferences, orientations and more makes for great viewing, whether you’re looking to learn about something new or need a little inspiration for a project.