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Phi Theta Kappa chapter elects new officers

Phi Theta Kappa chapter elects new officers

Alyssa Foley, News Editor

July 2, 2017


Filed under Community, Showcase

Seven Houston Community College students are taking the reins of Omega Sigma, HCC’s chapter of Phi Theta Kappa. Phi Theta Kappa is an international honor society for two-year college students and HCC’s chapter ranked in the top 100 this past academic year. The honor society boasts $90 million in scho...

Honor society wins at regionals

Honor society wins at regionals

Alyssa Foley, News Editor

March 22, 2017


Filed under Community, Showcase

Houston Community College’s Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society chapter won multiple regional distinctions. Competing against nearly 50 other chapters, HCC’s Omega Sigma Chapter took home an Honors in Action Award of Distinction, a College Project Award of Merit and the Texas Top Chapter award. The Phi ...

HCC honor society ranks as one of the best in the world

HCC honor society ranks as one of the best in the world

Alyssa Foley, Editor in Chief

April 21, 2016


Filed under News, Showcase

Houston Community College’s chapter of Phi Theta Kappa is now ranked as the seventh most distinguished chapter in the world out of 1,285 chapters. “All the work that we did paid off, and that feeling was incredible,” said Angie Chacko, the group’s public relations officer. She said that wi...

Phi Theta Kappa inducts new members

Phi Theta Kappa inducts new members

Alyssa Foley, Editor in Chief

April 13, 2016


Filed under Community, Showcase

About 60 of Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society’s new members were inducted into the organization in a ceremony on April 1. Maria Straus, HCC’s Dean of College Readiness and former Phi Theta Kappa adviser was the keynote speaker. “This is what Phi Theta Kappa is all about, the community of scholars,” sa...

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