Piedmont Community College (PCC) will host an induction ceremony for the Alpha Upsilon Theta chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) International Honor Society on Friday, November 15 on the Person County Campus.

Informational sessions about PTK are being held, and a booth will be set-up at the Student Government Association Fall Fest activities scheduled for October 29 and 30.

The mission of Phi Theta Kappa is two-fold:
1) Recognize and encourage the academic achievement of two-year college students and
2) Provide opportunities for individual growth and development through participation in honors, leadership, service, and fellowship programming

To qualify, students must complete 12 credits and maintain a 3.5 GPA at PCC. Invitations have been mailed and recipients are encouraged to participate in the induction.

Tiffani Woods, PCC’s former PTK President and 2019 Graduate, shares her story: “In my initial encounter with Phi Theta Kappa, I was a little hesitant to get involved. I took all my [PCC] classes online, so I wasn’t familiar with any students on campus.”

As she learned more, Woods grew from her experience. “I started PTK as a hesitant, somewhat shy individual, but the experiences and opportunities that I have been given through PTK have been invaluable. Phi Theta Kappa has opened up so many doors for me.”

Woods believes that her involvement with PTK at Piedmont Community College was significant in her educational journey and enhanced her overall college encounter. “I encourage you all to get involved and be active in this chapter. The memories and experiences that you will have are such an incredible addition to your time at PCC.”

Questions about this opportunity? Contact co-advisors Don Miller at (336) 322-2154 or don.miller@piedmontcc.edu or Nancy Rouse at (336) 322-2150 or nancy.rouse@piedmontcc.edu or additional information.


Recent Posts

There’s still time to register for PCC’s Fall Semester and start your career and educational journey
Aug 3, 2022
If you are ready to advance your career with a degree, diploma, or nationally recognized  Read More
PCC offers short-term training for career opportunities in IT, Manufacturing, Healthcare, and more; Scholarships available
Jul 19, 2022
Piedmont Community College (PCC) offers many short-term courses throughout its semesters. These courses vary from  Read More
Veterinary Assistant short-term workforce training course begins at PCC on July 12
Jul 6, 2022
A new course is coming to Piedmont Community College (PCC) this summer for those who  Read More
53 graduates simultaneously earn High School Diploma and PCC Associate Degree, Diploma
Jun 28, 2022
Two years of college, free. That’s what 53 high school students in Person, Caswell, and  Read More
Congratulations to PCC’s Spring 2022 honor rolls recipients
Jun 27, 2022
Piedmont Community College (PCC) has released the names of students who earned a place on  Read More

News Categories

Recent Comments