On Wednesday, Phi Theta Kappa took its Honors Institute attendees out to the ballgame to see the Honors Study Topic, The Culture of Competition, at play. The evening’s lecture sponsor Leanne Jardine even got in on the action, throwing out the first pitch of the evening.
Phi Theta Kappa’s 46th Honors Institute has begun, and who better to welcome the hundreds of members, advisors and special guests to the historic city of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, than two of the United States’ most prominent historical figures: Thomas Jefferson and Alexa
Captivating speakers, a cooking class and a tour of antebellum homes were on the agenda as the 2013 Faculty Scholars gathered at Phi Theta Kappa Headquarters in Jackson, Mississippi, to prepare for the
Twenty-five community college instructors have been selected from among nearly 3,000 chapter advisors to serve as Phi
Theta Kappa’s 2013 Faculty Scholars. The scholars were selected through a rigorous application process based
Phi Theta Kappa has received the prestigious Achievement of Excellence Award from the National Council on Student
Development (NCSD), in recognition of the Society's cumulative contributions over many years.
Day Three of Phi Theta Kappa's 2012 Honors Institute carried a sports theme, with author Taylor Branch first discussing the treatment of players in the National Collegiate Athletic Association, followed by National Football League Hall of Famer Willie Lanier telling students to define themselves
The second day of Phi Theta Kappa's Honors Institute stirred emotions with the story of a journalist held in captivity and a look at capitalism in the culture of competition throughout history and in America today.
More than 450 Phi Theta Kappa members, advisors, alumni and staff kicked off the 45th Honors Institute at the University of Denver on June 18 in the most unlikely of ways given the excess of technology available today: by watching a silent movie accompanied by a live pianist.