OCtech Phi Theta Kappa Induction

11/29/2011

OCtech Phi Theta Kappa Induction

Twenty-one students were inducted into the Alpha Alpha Delta Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa, the international honor society for two-year colleges, at Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College during ceremonies held Monday, November 21.    

Membership criteria include achieving a grade point ratio of 3.5 or higher with a minimum of 12 credit hours, establishing academic excellence as judged by faculty, and possessing recognized qualities of citizenship.

The students pictured are: (l to r) Destiny Butler, Brandy Collins, Mark Elmore, Tieshia Garner, Henry Houser, Stanley Jenkins, Choicy Lofton, Skyler Parker, Michelle Roby, Lucas Van Loenen , and  Russell Breault.

 

The other newly inducted members who were unable to attend the ceremony are Kathryn Ball, Avigeet Gupta, Bethany Hughes, Stacy Morton, Helen Myers, Charles Nightingale,  Shannon Smoak, Taylor Theros, Keici Thompson, and Jodi Wooton. 

Officers were also present and assisted in officiating the ceremony (l to r): Eucenia Dantzler – Public Relations, Whitney Frazier - VP of Leadership, Christopher Goff - Chapter President, and Nicole Parren – Treasurer.

 

Established by Missouri two-year college presidents in 1918, Phi Theta Kappa serves to recognize and encourage the academic achievement of two-year college students and to provide opportunities for individual growth and development through honors, leadership and service programming.  Phi Theta Kappa is the largest honor society in American higher education with more that 1.3 million members.

 

 

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