26 April Twelve College Presidents Receive Bennett Lifetime Achievement Awards Tweet April 26, 2012 Events & Awards, Press Room Events Awards, Events Awards, Press Room 0 Jackson, MS -Twelve retiring college presidents/campus CEOs were honored with the Michael Bennett Lifetime Achievement Award during Phi Theta Kappa's Annual Convention in Nashville� April 12-14.Michael Bennett Lifetime Achievement Awards are presented to college presidents, campus CEOs at two-year or senior institutions, and state community college directors who have been supportive of Phi Theta Kappa, and are retiring from their careers. They are named in honor of the late Dr. Michael Bennett, longtime president of St. Petersburg College in Florida.The 2012 Michael Bennett Lifetime Achievement Award recipients are:Dr. Gregory AdkinsAshland Community and Technical CollegeAshland, KentuckyDr. Vernon CrawleyMoraine Valley Community CollegePalos Hills, IllinoisDr. Eugenia ProulxJoliet Junior CollegeJoliet, IllinoisDr. Charles DassanceCollege of Central FloridaOcala, FloridaDr. Herlinda GlasscockNorth Lake CollegeIrving, TexasDr. Brice HarrisLos Rios Community CollegeSacramento, CaliforniaDr. Edward JacksonEast Central CollegeUnion, MissouriDr. Eric McKeithanCape Fear Community CollegeWilmington, North CarolinaDr. Robert MessinaBurlington County CollegePemberton, New JerseyDr. Roy FloresPima Community CollegeTucson, ArizonaDr. James LinkszBucks County Community CollegeNewtown, PennsylvaniaDr. Alan ScheibmeirGrayson County CollegeDenison, TexasPhi Theta Kappa International Honor Society, headquartered in Jackson, Mississippi, is the largest honor society in American higher education with 1,280 chapters on two-year and community college campuses in all 50 of the United States, Canada, Germany, the Republic of Palau, Peru, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, the British Virgin Islands, the United Arab Emirates and U.S. territorial possessions. More than 2.5 million students have been inducted since its founding in 1918, with approximately 135,000 students inducted annually. Comments are closed.