Beta Beta Chi for the win!
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.
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.
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
Hall of Honor Chapter Officer:
Middle States Region Superhero - October 2019:
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:
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