Friday, April 5, 2013 | 8:04 AM
NW-SCC Alpha Zeta Iota chapter (Phil Campbell campus) chapter officers receive the Alabama Region Most Distinguished Chapter award at Alabama Regional Phi Theta Kappa Convention at Jefferson Davis Community College in Brewton, AL Pictured left to right: Rachel Trapp, Chapter Advisor; Haley Blackburn, Muscle Shoals, AL; Gage Prince, Phil Campbell, AL; Magen Campbell, Phil Campbell, AL; Aeriel Hood, Haleyville, AL; Marshall Burrell, Haleyville, AL; Ruby DeLpena, 2012-13 Alabama Regional President, Nora Lee, Chapter Advisor
Northwest-Shoals Community College’s Alpha Zeta Iota chapter (Phil Campbell campus) was awarded the highest Phi Theta Kappa award in the state, the Alabama Region Most Distinguished Chapter Award, during the Alabama Regional Phi Theta Kappa Convention at Jefferson Davis Community College in Brewton, AL.
The Alpha Zeta Iota chapter (Phil Campbell campus) and Alpha Sigma Beta chapter (Shoals campus) is attending the Phi Theta Kappa International Convention April 4-6, 2013, in San Jose, CA.
Both chapters were recently recognized with the following awards:
§ Alabama Region Most Distinguished Chapter Award - Phil Campbell campus
§ Distinguished Honors in Action Project and Theme Awards - Phil Campbell campus
§ Distinguished Officer Team Award - Phil Campbell campus
§ Distinguished College Project Award - Phil Campbell campus
§ Continued Excellence Award - Phil Campbell campus
§ Distinguished Honors in Action Project and Theme Awards - Shoals campus
§ Most Distinguished Chapter in Alabama Region (4th finalist) - Shoals campus
§ Distinguished Chapter Award - Shoals campus
§ Advisor Horizon Award - Jacque Jefferys, Shoals campus
§ 5 Star rating for Achievements in Chapter Development - Phil Campbell and Shoals campuses
Advisors for the Phil Campbell (Alpha Zeta Iota) chapter are Nora Lee and Rachel Trapp. The Shoals (Alpha Sigma Beta) chapter advisors are Desiree South, Jacque Jefferys, and Lisa Gibson.
Phi Theta Kappa, the International Honor Society of the Two-Year College, has recognized academic excellence in the two-year college since 1918. The Society is comprised of more than 1,250 chapters at community, technical and junior colleges in all 50 of the United States, in Canada, Germany, U.S. Territories, the Marshall Islands, Micronesia, the United Arab Emirates, the Republic of Palau and the British Virgin Islands, making it the largest and most prestigious honor society serving two-year colleges.
Story and photos courtesy of NWSCC.