On November 3, 2021, thirteen (13) students were inducted into Phi Theta Kappa at Northwest Iowa Community College. Phi Theta Kappa is an international honor society of the two-year college, NCC’s chapter is called Beta Lambda Pi.
Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society, headquartered in Jackson, Mississippi, is the largest honor society in higher education with 1,285 chapters on college campuses in all 50 of the United States, Canada, Germany, the Republic of Palau, Peru, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, the Federated States of Micronesia, the British Virgin Islands, the United Arab Emirates, and U.S. territorial possessions. More than 3 million students have been inducted since its founding in 1918, with approximately 134,000 students inducted annually.
The Mission of Phi Theta Kappa is: “The purpose of Phi Theta Kappa shall be to recognize and encourage scholarship among two-year college students. To achieve this purpose, Phi Theta Kappa shall provide opportunity for the development of leadership and service, for an intellectual climate for exchange of ideas and ideals, for lively fellowship for scholars, and for stimulation of interest in continuing academic excellence.”
Students were invited to be a part of Phi Theta Kappa, based on eligibility requirements that center on having a 3.5 GPA.
More information about Phi Theta Kappa can be found at www.ptk.org. To find out more about NCC call 800-352-4907, email email@example.com, or visit our website at nwicc.edu. At NCC – Your Success is Our Story!
New PTK members:
- Jagger Anliker Primghar, IA
- Mary Cheshier Mesa, AZ
- Gracie Duin Doon, IA
- Jayden Lyman Sanborn, IA
- Makenna McGrann Centerville, IA
- Albert Nyamari Saint Paul, MN
- Daniel Schriever Rock Rapids, IA
- Nathan Serr Sanborn, IA
- Ethan Spronk Hartley, IA
- Sara Vaske LeMars, IA
- Kylie Vermeer Rock Valley, IA
- Jennifer Waters Taylorville, IL
- Justin Mills Orange City, IA
Returning PTK members:
- Breckin Bomgaars Orange City, IA
- Johnathon Schmidt George, IA
- Donald Smith Menasha, WI
- Megan Styers Patrick Springs, VA
Justin Mills, Jayden Lyman, Sara Vaske, Ethan Spronk, Daniel Schriever