Jackson, MS — Jesus Garcia, Phi Theta Kappa’s 2013-2014 International Vice President for Division I and a student at Essex County College in Newark, New Jersey, has been elected to serve on Phi Theta Kappa’s Board of Directors, Executive Director and CEO Dr.
Community college campuses all across New Jersey held a unified series of events to launch New Jersey’s statewide Phi Theta Kappa’s Community College Completion Challenge (NJ C4), spreading the importance of college completion, engaging faculty and staff as completion champions, and u
Phi Theta Kappa’s first Advisor Institute for Maximizing Student Success brought 75 advisors from 21 states together for a closer look at Society programs and how they lead to enhanced student and chapter success.
Water. It’s something many Americans take for granted; but, in most underdeveloped countries, it is a valued resource that, in a clean form, is often difficult to attain. One Phi Theta Kappa alumnus wants to change that.
Phi Theta Kappa member Olya Homonchuk’s mantra is simple: never doubt yourself. As an international student dedicated to pursuing her dreams, she has stuck to her guns, setting her sights on success from the beginning.
Phi Theta Kappa member Carolyn Lanzkron has become the 19th Goldwater Scholar from Massachusetts Bay Community College, continuing a trend of excellence among the Alpha Kappa Lambda chapter’s members and science majors.
Alpha Epsilon Rho Chapter member Robert Rowe has made history! A student at Bellevue College in Bellevue, Washington, Rowe is the first community college student ever to be named to the college's Board of Trustees.
A passion for education led Phi Theta Kappa member Vijayant "VJ" Kanwar, a recent graduate of Central Arizona College, to move to the United States from India in 2009, just before beginning his senior year of high school.
Phi Theta Kappa members Shaneka and Anthony Langhorne knew they could get more out of life with an education. But an Ivy League education? Something like that wasn't even on their radar. But in the fall, they will both become students at Columbia University.
Phi Theta Kappa member Billy "B.J." Ammons had a secret dream growing up: one day, he would attend a prestigious four-year university. But because he faced many challenges throughout middle and high school, Ammons continued to see this goal for what he felt it was - a secret, and a dream.
Phi Theta Kappa alumnus and former International President Cassius O. Johnson has joined Carnegie Corporation of New York as a Program Officer, continuing years of service in education that began with him accepting membership into the honor society.
The Alpha Kappa Kappa Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa from the County College of Morris in Randolph, New Jersey, recently held a Commit to Complete Signing Day and Community College Completion Corps (C4) Summit. They gathered 219 signatures for completion commitments.
Phi Theta Kappa alumnus H. Ross Perot joined thousands of high school and college students, faculty, administrators and community leaders at his alma mater, Texarkana College in Texas, recently at a rally supporting the college and college completion.
Jacqueline Champs and her 10-year old son made an agreement: If she would go to college, so would he. This week Champs, her son Jacquan and daughter LeToya made another commitment, pledging to complete college, during ceremonies honoring the All-Mississippi Community College Academic Team.
Phi Theta Kappa member Su Meck, a recent graduate of Montgomery College in Rockville, Maryland, talked about her inspiring life story, going back to college and her involvement with Phi Theta Kappa on NBC's Today Show Monday, June 13.