NCC’s Beta Beta Chi Chapter of PTK Earns Awards

Beta Beta Chi for the win!

Mia Rossi,

Northampton Community College's (NCC) Beta Beta Chi chapter of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK), the International Honor Society of Two-Year Colleges, received multiple awards at the 2020 Regional Convention which was held virtually on March 27,2020. These awards are based on the chapter initiatives during the 2019 calendar year. The regional awards won are listed below.

PTK Beta Beta Chi

For the Beta Beta Chi Chapter:

5 Star Chapter

The chapter has met goals set at the beginning of each calendar year based on the PTK activities and programs in which they participate.  

REACH Chapter

At least 15% of eligible students during the 2019 year joined PTK.

Middle State Region Gold Chapter

The chapter has completed 5 Star Chapter Plan and attained REACH goal.

College Project - 23rd in region

Honors in Action - 14th in region

Theme 1 (Honors in Action Project)- 5th place

Distinguished Chapter 13th out of 82 chapters in the Middle States Region

Individual Awards:

Hall of Honor Chapter Officer:

Shadae Chambers

Middle States Region Superhero - October 2019:

Shadae Chambers

5 Star Advisors:

Frances Boshell and Belinda Bartholomew

This award is reserved for advisors that have completed all levels of the PTK International Advising Training program.

New Middle States Region Pennsylvania State President for 2020-21:

Evan Meister

He was appointed with unanimous approval from the current Middle States Regional Officer Team and Regional Executive Committee.

Student Leadership for 2020-2021:

President - Shadae Chambers

Vice President - Joseph Touni

Secretary - Ashley DeAbreu

Vice President of Public Relations - Leah Beirsto

Vice President of Media - Rebecca James

Advisors for 2020-2021:

Frances Boshell, assistant director of student life, Monroe campus

Sonia Massie, professor of biology

Belinda Bartholomew, professor of academic literacy