PTK inducts 10 new members

PTK inductees received a white rose from Allona Cearly, PTK vice president of leadership.

Jessica Phillips Editor-in-Chief–   Ten students were inducted into Alpha Eta Alpha, Rose State College’s chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society, on March 28. “To recognize and achieve scholarship among” two-year college students, Caryl Gibbs, co-adviser of PTK, said. President Emeritus and honorary PTK member James Cook was the guest speaker. “It […]

Complete College fair guides grads to universities

By Marisa Caban Chief Photographer– Students at the Complete College Fair speaking with various universities about their graduation and transfer plans (Photos By Marisa Caban)     The Phi Theta Kappa international honor society and Rose State College Graduation Services collaborated on March 9-10 for the first ever Complete College fair. The event featured admissions representatives […]

Phi Theta Kappa hosts art drive

Christian Tabak Volunteer Reporter —     Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society held an art supply drive for the RSC adopted elementary schools, Telstar and Willow Brook, Nov. 17-20. PTK invited students to contribute to the educational enrichment of the adopted schools by accepting donations of crayons, activity books and coloring books as part […]

Phi Theta Kappa Honors Society initiates new members

PTK New Inductees

Jennifer Byrd Editor-in-Chief   Alpha Eta Alpha, the RSC chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa Honors Society, inducted nine new members April 5 at the Tom Steed Building. The chapter also named their advisers as honorary members. Chapter President Tammie Sharp presented framed certificates to professors Suzanne Thomas and Caryl Gibbs, thanking them for their service […]

PTK feeds the need

Story submitted by Phi Theta Kappa Phi Theta Kappa, the international honor society for two year institutions, challenges its members to live by four hallmarks:  Scholarship, Leadership, Service, and Fellowship.  And our local chapter, Alpha Eta Alpha, is up to the challenge. Last academic year, while researching an annual project, the chapter realized that there were […]

Phi Theta Kappa Awards Scholarships

Dennis Gosnell Assistant Editor Phi Theta Kappa, the national honor society, gives its members opportunities and scholarships which encourage them to excel beyond the average. This year Cherlynn Bowlan, nursing student, was awarded the Frank Lanza Memorial Scholarship, given to PTK members who are nationally recognized for the achievements in academics and leadership, according to […]