LCC PTK Earns High Honors at Region Convention
March 6, 2018
Parsons, KS- The Labette Community College Tau Theta Chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa honor society took 18 members, advisors, and alumni to the Kansas/Nebraska Region Convention. The convention was March 2-4, 2018 in Lincoln, Nebraska.
Convention attendees heard from motivational speaker Kevin Kush and the International President for Phi Theta Kappa, Amanda Karpinski. The chapter participated in leadership activities as well as helped package meals for 6,000 people in need. During the convention, LCC PTK student, Robert Armstrong was elected as the 2018-2019 Regional President.
Other awards received by the Tau Theta chapter include:
Distinguished Chapter Officer Team Winners – Robert Armstrong, Stephanie Bush, Amber Helwig, Henrike Kattoll, Nicole Smith
Distinguished Chapter Member, 2nd Place – Sydnie Davis
Distinguished Chapter Officer, Honorable Mention – Stephanie Bush, Amber Helwig
Achievement in Literature Winner – Henrike Kattoll
Achievement in Art, Ceramics/Sculpture Winner – Nicolas Ross
Achievement in Art, Ceramics/Sculpture, 4th Place – Joshua Elliott
Achievement in Art, Drawing/Painting, 2nd Place – BryAnna White
Achievement in Art, Drawing/Painting, 4th Place – Issac Younis
Achievement in Art, Photography, 2nd Place – Issac Younis
Achievement in Art, Photography, 5th Place – Amber Helwig
College Project Award Winner
Honors in Action Project Award, Honorable Mention
Sister Chapter Award Winner
Service Award, 2nd Place
Great Idea Award, 3rd Place
Most Outstanding Chapter, 4th Place
Yearbook Award, 5th Place
Phi Theta Kappa is the international honor society for two-year colleges. PTK membership is by invitation only. Students must have a 3.25 or better GPA to be considered. For more information about the Tau Theta Chapter, email email@example.com.