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The Experience

Key Qualities of an International Officer

Serving as an International Officer is the highest level of student leadership available within Phi Theta Kappa, and it no doubt requires a special kind of person to hold the office successfully.

Alum Does the Work, Reaps Big Benefits

Phi Theta Kappa alumna Sara Oswald received the email on April 1, 2011. She was convinced it was an April Fools’ Day prank, but it wasn’t. An admissions advisor from Harvard University’s Extension School had in fact emailed her and was urging her to transfer there.

GEICO: More than Just Car Insurance

You know its mascot, and you know its tagline. But did you know that GEICO has given more than $1 million to support scholarships and programs for Phi Theta Kappa members?

Transfer Opportunities Lead Husband-Wife Alumni to Ole Miss

Among the college students returning to class in the coming weeks are Stephanie and Ian Rogers, a wife-husband team of Phi Theta Kappa alumni from Delgado Community College in Slidell, Louisiana, who worked with college advisors to meet their specific transfer needs and allow them both to continu

Honors Institute Changes Lives in Many Ways

In the months leading up to the 2014 Honors Institute, first-time Faculty Scholar Kari Kahler, who serves as Michigan Regional Coordinator, wondered how she would create a meaningful experience for her seminar group, composed of regional officers from around the world.

Lecture Sponsors Make Honors Institute Possible

More than 500 Phi Theta Kappa members, advisors and alumni gathered June 16-21 at Washington University in St. Louis for the Society’s 2014 Honors Institute.

Scholars Find Second Chance, Silver Lining in Phi Theta Kappa

Speech Transcripts

Michelle Davis' Speech

Meet the 2014-2015 International Officer Candidates

We are pleased to introduce the candidates for the 2014-2015 International Officer positions! Serving as an International Officer is the highest position of student leadership in Phi Theta Kappa.

Strong Chapter Officer Teams Lead to Success

Things were going well for the Alpha Rho Mu Chapter at Lone Star College-Tomball in Texas. A new slate of chapter officers had been installed, and there were high hopes for what the fall 2013 semester would bring.

Player Legacy Benefits Orlowski Scholarship Endowment

Phi Theta Kappa's Orlowski Scholarship Endowment, which supports annual scholarships of $1,500 for an International Officer candidate, has received a $50,000 gift from the estate of the late Dr. Mary Anne Player.

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