Phi Theta Kappa Chapter Inducts New Members

Phi Theta Kappa Chapter Inducts New Members

Donnelly College's Phi Theta Kappa, Alpha Omega Theta Chapter, inducted 24 new members on May 4 in the Event Center. 

"The Alpha Omega Theta chapter is important to Donnelly because it creates a community of excellent students who can then support each other, hold each other accountable in their schoolwork and cheer each other on in their academic ambitions," said Melissa Lenos, PTK faculty advisor and assistant professor of English/ chair of liberal arts and sciences.

To be eligible for inititation into PTK, students must have a a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher after earning 12 credit hours at Donnelly. This international honor society for community colleges, combines academic excellence with community service. Members of PTK are eligible to enroll in the Honors Seminar course offered each spring semester.

"I love PTK induction because it celebrates the best, hardest working and most ambitious students at Donnelly College," Lenos said. "They work incredibly hard and it’s wonderful to have a ceremony where they are recognized." 

View photos from the induction ceremony.

New Phi Theta Kappa Members, Spring 2018

Arleny Arealo

Maria Chapa 

Danisha Chatman 

Emprezz Copeland 

Yarely Corral 

Nidia Cruz 

James Halpin 

Majestye Ivory 

Mercy Kumah

Norma Loya 

Elizabeth Lukose

Neema Mambo

Shams Mohammed 

Benedatte Mutisya 

Gam Pham 

Nyumasi Phiri

Donald Rayton

Alaina Robinson 

Rachel Smith 

Austin Tabor

Say Than

Mebrat Tiruneh 

Jeremiah Tush

Mariana Valles Meza