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Alpha Beta Eta Chapter Receives 2014 Hallmark Awards, Top 100 Recognition

Jackson, Mississippi - The Alpha Beta Eta Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa at Lurleen B. Wallace Community College in Andalusia, Alabama, is being recognized as a Top 100 Chapter, among nearly 1,300 chapters worldwide.

Ohio Regional Coordinator Carbone Accepts New Post in Michigan

Ohio Regional Coordinator Cindy Carbone has accepted a new position at Oakland Community College in Michigan and now serves as Dean of English and Communications. She will step down as Ohio Regional Coordinator, a post she has held since 2003.

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.

Phi Theta Kappa Appoints Five Faculty Members to Honors Program Council

Jackson, MS – Margo Hamm, Glenn Rohlfing, Dr. Christine Solomon, Dr. Melissa Weinbrenner and Dr. Johannah B. Williams have been appointed to Phi Theta Kappa's Honors Program Council. They will serve four-year terms on the council, effective July 1, 2014.

AACC Makes $10,000 Donation to New Pierce Scholarship Fund

Jackson, Mississippi – When Michelle Machado Davis was growing up in Brazil, she had to walk several miles to and from school every day — often in shoes that didn’t fit, either too small or stuffed with tissues so that she could grow into them.

Candidate Finalists Spark Additional Giving by Oberndorf Family Foundation

Jackson, MississippiPhi Theta Kappa member Christina Urbina recently ran for Division II International Vice President, and although she was a finalist for the position, she did not win.

Coca-Cola Community College Academic Team Awarded Nearly $200,000 in Scholarships

Jackson, MS – Miami Dade College student Melisa Seda attends college full-time while serving as a caregiver for her mother and working two jobs to help sustain her family.

GEICO Baccalaureate Scholars Receive $3,000 in Scholarships

Jackson, Mississippi - Eight years ago Angie Goldszmidt was living with her family in underground shelters in Northern Israel, taking cover from Hezbollah rocket attacks.Today, after working two jobs and earning a 4.0 grade point average at Bergen Community College in New Jersey, Gol

Risley speaks at Five Commencements in Four States

As Dr.


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