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The Reach

All the latest information, news and stories to inspire and inform Phi Theta Kappa members

Why Your Chapter Should Induct Incarcerated Students

Why Your Chapter Should Induct Incarcerated Students

Advisor and alumna Jessica Supinski offers her perspective on a recent induction ceremony for incarcerated students and asks you to consider opening your chapter — and your heart — to eligible students like this near you.
Finding Hope by Studying the Holocaust

Finding Hope by Studying the Holocaust

A journey to Jerusalem gave Alabama advisor Dr. Liesl Ward Harris a renewed sense of hope and a new drive for justice and peace. It was made possible by Phi Theta Kappa’s Marshall Award.
Skills You Gain in the Five Star Advisor Plan

Skills You Gain in the Five Star Advisor Plan

The Five Star Advisor Plan will teach you about more than Phi Theta Kappa. Get ready to learn key skills you can use throughout your career.
Advisors: Apply Now for Honors Program Council

Advisors: Apply Now for Honors Program Council

Phi Theta Kappa is seeking representatives in the Humanities, STEM, leadership development, and collaborative learning to serve a four-year term on the Honors Program Council.
Why Service Matters

Why Service Matters

As you train your chapter officers and members to be the leaders of tomorrow, Alabama advisor Kristi Peters urges you not to forget one of Phi Theta Kappa’s most important hallmarks: service.
Where Could a Marshall or Mosal Award Take You?

Where Could a Marshall or Mosal Award Take You?

The 2017 Marshall and Mosal Award recipients will travel across the globe to complete their passion projects. Ready to do the same? Apply for the 2018 awards by February 16.
Why YOU Should Be a Faculty Scholar

Why YOU Should Be a Faculty Scholar

The 2018/2019 Faculty Scholar Application is now available, and advisors, alumni, and Advisors Emeriti may apply. Let the most recent Faculty Scholars tell you why you should — and give you some application tips.
6 Ways PTK Helps Advisors Grow

6 Ways PTK Helps Advisors Grow

Phi Theta Kappa advisors get more than pins and trophies — they also get incredible opportunities for professional development. See how you can benefit.
51 Certified to Teach PTK’s Leadership Program

51 Certified to Teach PTK’s Leadership Program

As leadership abilities grow increasingly important among today’s employers, a new set of college leaders will bring PTK’s award-winning leadership curriculum to students on their campuses and, along with it, the tools they need to impact their societies.
People of PTK: Dr. Aldena Harris

People of PTK: Dr. Aldena Harris

As an advisor, Dr. Aldena Harris hopes to groom her members to be student leaders. Here, she shares how attending Phi Theta Kappa’s Leadership Instructor Certification Seminar is the first step in doing just that.