Congrats to the students and advisors!
Northampton Community College's Tau Gamma chapter of Phi Theta Kappa, the international honor society of two-year colleges, received multiple awards at the Middle States Regional Convention. Members of Tau Gamma attended the convention along with thirty-five chapters from Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, and Maryland. In addition to attending keynote sessions and workshops, the Regional Awards were presented to deserving chapters, members, officers, and advisors. Tau Gamma was the recipient of the following awards:
•Honors in Action Theme Award: For Tau Gamma's interpretation of the Honors Study Topic, "Exploring the Natural Environment
• Five Star Chapter Plan: Five Chapter Level
•Middle States Gold Chapter
•Horizon Advisor Award presented to Miranda Baker, Student Life administrator; Jennifer Del Quadro, associate professor of communication; and Courtney Eger, assistant professor, information services librarian
The Tau Gamma chapter represents the Bethlehem Campus of Northampton Community College. This past year, Tau Gamma completed an Honors in Action project focusing on eliminating plastic use on the college campus by spearheading efforts to reduce, reuse, and recycle.