9 April Alpha Rho Mu Named 2016 Most Distinguished Chapter! April 9, 2016By Erin Cogswell General blog, NerdNation 0 Tweet For the second year in a row, the Alpha Rho Mu Chapter from Lone Star College-Tomball in Texas has been named Phi Theta Kappa’s Most Distinguished Chapter! This is the highest honor given to a Phi Theta Kappa chapter. Chapter advisors are Dr. Rebecca Tate and William Joe Simcik. Congratulations! These awards were presented during the Hallmark Awards Gala Saturday evening. The Gala is sponsored by Mississippi College, which has generously sponsored the Gala for several years. Also presented during the Hallmark Awards Gala were awards for College Project, Honors in Action Project, Honors in Action Theme and Distinguished Chapter. Beta Alpha Awards also went to chapters that have received a Distinguished Chapter Award for three consecutive years. Names of the Alumni Award of Appreciation and the Alumni Association Award of Merit were shared with the audience, and those awards were officially presented during the Alumni Social Saturday evening. View the 2016 Awards Program to see all 2016 Hallmark Award winners. The nine finalists to Most Distinguished Chapter are: First Finalist Alpha Zeta Omicron Cedar Valley College Lancaster, Texas Second Finalist Iota Alpha Trinity Valley Community College Athens, Texas Third Finalist Omicron Beta Mesa Community College Mesa, Arizona Fourth Finalist Beta Gamma Zeta Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana Logansport, Indiana Fifth Finalist Alpha Epsilon Omicron Trident Technical College North Charleston, South Carolina Sixth Finalist Omega Sigma Houston Community College Houston, Texas Seventh Finalist Alpha Zeta Sigma Greenville Technical College Greenville, South Carolina Eighth Finalist Alpha Zeta Iota Northwest Shoals Community College Phil Campbell, Alabama Ninth Finalist Alpha Zeta Eta North Lake College Irving, Texas Related Posts Twice as Nice: Secrets of the 2016 Most Distinguished Chapter New IOs, Most Distinguished Chapter Named Secrets of Success from the 2017 Most Distinguished Chapter Yanik Etan Named Mr. CF 2016 Hallmark Award Winners Announced Meet the NerdNation 2016 Featured Speakers Comments are closed.