What is Phi Theta Kappa?
Phi Theta Kappa, founded in 1918, is recognized as the official honor society for two-year colleges by the American Association of Community Colleges.
Among the Society's distinguished alumni are the late Ambassador Jeane Kirkpatrick, astronaut Fred Haise, and journalist Jim Lehrer.
Why do I want to be a member?
Membership in Phi Theta Kappa is a permanent recognition of your hard work and academic achievement. That is why membership in Phi Theta Kappa is a special honor.
Your membership will be recognized by colleges, universities, and potential employers.
Phi Theta Kappa provides unique opportunities for:
- Leadership development
- Service to others
- Scholarship opportunities
- Fun and fellowship!
What are the qualifications?
Membership is based on superior academic achievement and is conferred only by invitation of Psi Kappa Chapter of St. Philip's College.
You must have completed at least twelve college hours with a minimum cumulative 3.5 grade point average.
Commit to Complete
We, the Psi Kappa Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society at St. Philip's College, pledge to the best of our ability, to create strong, peer-based support for the purpose of encouraging all students to reamin focused towards earning their college degree or certificate in a timely manner. We pledge to devote our effort and attention to any student that should need our assistance and provide the most reliable and efficient information that is in our capability to provide. Through this initiative, we aim to improve the college experience for all students in hopes of helping them achieve their goal or a college degree. With this pledge, we elect to reamin committed to all students and to the Community College Completion Challenge (C4) initiative! COMMIT TO COMPLETE! www.cccompletioncorps.org.
MARCH 2014 ACTIVITIES
All of our events are open to the college community.
The officer team and advisors will meet on Thursday, March 6th from 2 p.m. - 3 p.m. in SLC 101 to discuss upcoming activities.
All are invited to attend the Chapter's member meeting on Thursday, March 20th from 2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p. m. in the Center for Health Professions building, Room 115. Come here about the success of the chapter as members returned from attending the Texas Regional Convention, vote in members running for office, and provide updates of upcoming events.
The Psi Kappa Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society wishes everyone a safe spring break. The College is closed from March 10th - March 16, 2014.
Sister Chapter Forum
The Chapter is hosting an open discussion with our sister chapters from SAC, PAC, NVC, and NLC. We invite you to join us on Monday, March 24th from 3 p.m. - 4 p.m. in CHP 120.
Pulled Pork Fundraiser
Stop by for lunch for our first ever pulled pork fundraiser on Monday, March 24th from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. at the Heritage Pavilion. Thank you for your support!
Phi Theta Kappa Orientation
Students who met the criteria to accept membership into the organization are invited to attend this valuable information session to learn the benefits of accepting membership, obtain general information, and answer any questions you may have. Refreshments will be provided. Join us on Wednesday, March 26th from 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p. m. at the Heritage Pavilion.
Competitive Edge Workshop
Get a leg up on the competition for scholarships, transferring, and obtaining your dream job. Your college classes are only part of your education. Soft skills - such as communication, professional etiquette, team building and critical thinking - are just as important and can give you an advantage over others. Our workshop is scheduled on Monday, March 26 from 3 p.m. - 4 p.m in the Norris Technical Building, Second Floor, Room 203.
Respite House Community Service Project
Come celebrate the birthdays of the month with these special kids. Your family and friends are invited to join us on Saturday, March 29th from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. For more information contact Roy Ruiz, Co-Advisor, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information, contact:
- Lead Advisor: Maria G Botello
- E-mail: email@example.com
- Location: Sutton Learning Center, Suite 102F
- Phone: 210-486-2199