AUBURN, AL — The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all tutorial disciplines, introduced the initiation of scholars at Auburn College, which features a Hoover resident.
Jacob Berg of Hoover is amongst roughly 25,000 college students, school, skilled employees and alumni to be initiated into Phi Kappa Phi this 12 months.
Membership is by invitation solely and requires nomination and approval by a chapter. Solely the highest 10 % of seniors and seven.5 % of juniors are eligible for membership. Graduate college students within the prime 10 % of the variety of candidates for graduate levels might also qualify, as do school, skilled employees and alumni who’ve achieved scholarly distinction.
Phi Kappa Phi was based in 1897 beneath the management of undergraduate scholar Marcus L. Urann who had a need to create an honor society that acknowledged excellence in all tutorial disciplines.
At the moment, the Society has chapters on greater than 325 campuses in america, its territories and the Philippines. Its mission is “To acknowledge and promote tutorial excellence in all fields of upper training and to have interaction the neighborhood of students in service to others.”