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Penn Valley elects Phi Theta Kappa officers

Congratulations to the following Penn Valley students who were recently elected as officers of the campus Phi Theta Kappa chapter for the 2014-15 school year: President: Ranadous Jones Vice President of Leadership: Matt Bowers Vice President of Scholarship: Behnaz Neuforge Vice President of Service: Maria De La Torre Vice President of Fellowship: Karla Vega Vice …

Penn Valley scholars celebrate Phi Theta Kappa induction

Penn Valley’s best and brightest students were inducted into Phi Theta Kappa honor society Saturday. The program kicked of with opening comments by Yvette Sweeney, dean of students. Penn Valley President Joe Seabrooks offered words of encouragement to the scholars. The keynote address was delivered by Crystal Braden-Nevins, vice president of communications for Phi Theta …

Penn Valley student elected as Phi Theta Kappa regional officer

Crystal Braden-Nevins was recently elected vice president of communications for the State of Missouri for Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society. Braden-Nevins attends Penn Valley where she is the coordinator of leadership development for the Office of Campus Life & Leadership.  Her goals as a regional officer are to increase the region’s numbers for Competitive Edge …

MCC-Blue River PTK Chapter Achieves Five Star Status

The Alpha Pi Sigma Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society at Metropolitan Community College–Blue River received special commendation during the Missouri Regional Convention and the recent Annual Convention for fulfilling all requirements to be named a “Five Star Chapter.” The Five Star Chapter Development Plan is a blueprint for developing a strong chapter, improving …

Carpenter-Davis Receives National Phi Theta Kappa Award

Cheryl Carpenter-Davis, dean of instruction at Metropolitan Community College-Blue River, was a recipient of the 2013 Distinguished College Administrator Award presented by Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society during its international convention in San Jose, Calif., last month. She was one of twenty-five college administrators honored with the award, which is given to college vice presidents, …

Phi Theta Kappa Chapter at MCC-Blue River Inducts 49 New Members

The Alpha Pi Sigma Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society recognized nine mentors and welcomed 49 new members at Metropolitan Community College-Blue River in Independence, Mo., on Saturday, April 13, 2013.     Receiving the Glaux Mentor Awards in appreciation for dedication to students and their individual success were Paula Swope, academic advisor; Lynn …

Honors for MCC-Longview’s Kappa Tau chapter and President Grogan

The MCC-Longview chapter of Phi Theta Kappa, Kappa Tau, attended the regional PTK convention in St. Charles, Missouri earlier this spring and came away with several accolades. The chapter was awarded the Five Star Chapter Development Award, the highest recognition for a chapter performing required Scholarship, Leadership, and Service. Kappa Tau was also one of …

MCC-Maple Woods inducts new Phi Theta Kappa members

A new group of students has reached their goals of being inducted into Phi Theta Kappa, the honor fraternity celebrating academic achievement at two-year institutions. To be inducted, students must complete at least 12 hours of credit that can be applied to an associate’s degree while maintaining a 3.5 GPA. Congratulations to the following students: …

MCC-Longview’s Kappa Tau Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa Wins Big

MCC-Longview’s Kappa Tau chapter of Phi Theta Kappa won a number of major awards and had three chapter members elected as regional officers – a first for a chapter in the state – at their regional conference. They also won top awards at their national convention for their college project and their overall work as …

MCC-Maple Woods Phi Theta Kappa hosting a highway cleanup

With a beautiful weekend lined up, why not spend Saturday morning doing something good for the community and hanging out with fellow students? The MCC-Maple Woods Upsilon Xi chapter of Phi Theta Kappa will be hosting a trash pick-up along Highway 152 across from campus from 9 a.m. – noon March 24. Students, faculty and …