LOCAL STUDENTS INDUCTED INTO PHI KAPPA PHI
Posted: Wednesday, April 25, 2012 12:00 am
LOCAL STUDENTS INDUCTED INTO PHI KAPPA PHI — University of Tennessee at Martin students (front, from left) William Price, Carly Unger, Martha Stutts, Victoria Russell, Alex Parham, (back) Johanna VanZyl, Laura Gullett, Jared Scherer, Alexis Copeland and Calista Drone, all of Martin, were recently inducted into the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi at UTM. Membership is based upon academic achievements and exemplary character. Those eligible include graduate students in the upper 10 percent of their class, seniors in the upper 10 percent, and juniors in the upper 7.5 percent. Also eligible are faculty members who possess outstanding academic, research, creative and service achievements. An internationally-respected honor society, Phi Kappa Phi is the oldest and most selective organization that recognizes and promotes academic excellence in all fields of higher education. The society was founded at the University of Maine in 1897 and currently has chapters on the campuses of more than 300 colleges and universities in the United States, the Philippines and Puerto Rico.
(Photo submitted) Published in The WCP 4.24.12