On June 3, Beta Pi Chi, Sullivan University’s Lexington campus chapter of Phi Theta Kappa, inducted new members. Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society is the international honor society of two-year colleges and academic programs. It also includes associate degree-granting programs offered by four-year colleges. It is headquartered in Jackson, Mississippi and has more than two million members in more than 1,250 chapters, across the United States, U.S. Territories, British Virgin Islands, Marshall Islands, Canada, Germany, Federated States of Micronesia, United Arab Emirates, Republic of Palau and Peru.
As stated on their website, “The purpose of Phi Theta Kappa shall be to recognize and encourage scholarship among two-year college students. To achieve this purpose, Phi Theta Kappa shall provide opportunity for the development of leadership and service, for an intellectual climate for exchange of ideas and ideals, for lively fellowship for scholars, and for stimulation of interest in continuing academic excellence.”