North Country Community College is pleased to announce the new members of its Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society for the 2019-2020 academic year.
The purpose of the Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society is to recognize and encourage scholarship among associate degree students.
To achieve this purpose, Phi Theta Kappa provides opportunities for the development of leadership and service, for an intellectual climate to exchange ideas and ideals, for lively fellowship for scholars, and for stimulation of interest in continuing academic excellence.
NCCC’s Beta Theta Pi Chapter was charted in 1999 and has successfully inducted 1,027 members to date. Inductees have shown great academic achievement as well as an interest in the hallmarks of Phi Theta Kappa.
Each semester, invitation to membership is extended by the chapter to students who have completed at least 15 hours of course work at NCCC with a minimum 3.5 grade point average, leading to an associate degree.
This year’s new local members are:
Rose E. Bamber, Saranac Lake, Casey P. Beitz, Moira, ,Connor Celeste, Saranac Lake, Almedina Cirikovic, Saranac Lake, Alycia B. Cowan, Chateaugay, Kaylei L. Dustin, Malone, Sierra J. Frye, North Bangor, Julius A. Haranyi, Saranac Lake, Clara D. Hartson, St. Regis Falls, Kayla K. Jeffery, North Bangor, Gursham K. Johal, Malone, Stephanie M. Perry, Brushton, Curt D. Pickering, Malone, Arielmae T. Shatlaw, Malone and Carleen M. Soucia, Fort Covington