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Phi Theta Kappa Honors Society inducts over 100 students

Destiny Kwenchia Zaomoh, Staff Writer

December 5, 2018

Phi Theta Kappa is the world’s oldest, largest and most prestigious honor society for two-year College students; with Madison College’s Beta Beta Psi Society holding a continuous 5 Star rating for Chapter development and programing. Any student is eligible to join after completing 12 credits and...

Honors project examines invasive species

Phi Theta Kappa members presented their honors project on invasive species in the Truax Student Lounge.

Joe Ballard, News Editor

December 10, 2014

The Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society Chapter presented their honor’s projects on invasive species on Dec. 3 in the Madison College student lounge. The students did a cost-benefit analysis of several invasive species that affect Wisconsin and gave demonstrations at interactive stations. Phi Theta Kappa...

Omori’s educational journal has taken some turns

Makiko Omori will be this spring semester’s student graduation speaker.

Fanta Sylla, Copy Editor

May 7, 2014

Makiko Omori has had an eventful semester. She just returned from a trip to Orlando, Fla., where Phi Theta Kappa’s international convention was held. Omori is the vice president of the Madison College chapter of the honor society, which was recognized with a distinguished chapter award. Before Orlando,...

Phi Theta Kappa helps students learn healthy eating

Fanta Sylla, Staff writer

October 10, 2013

Soul music is playing in the background. Students are sitting around tables. It’s Friday, and people are celebrating the end of Phi Theta Kappa’s healthy eating campaign “Keep it Fresh, Keep it Simple.”  In a relaxed ambiance, Makiko Omori, Phi Theta Kappa’s vice president of Scholarship who...

Phi Theta Kappa welcomes new members at induction ceremony

Candyce Hunter, shown, reflects during the induction ceremony on Feb. 13.

Karen Cass, Staff Writer

February 20, 2013

Phi Theta Kappa, the international honor society for two year colleges, welcomed 94 new members into Madison College’s Beta Beta Psi Chapter for the spring 2013 semester. More than 70 inductees took the stage at a formal ceremony in Truax’s Mitby Theatre on Feb. 13. At the event, new members listened...

Students give back

Students and staff participate in a Veterans dinner on Sept. 11.

Ellie Dahlquist, Opinion Editor

October 9, 2012

Two men sat outside of Porchlight: Solutions To Homelessness, a residential establishment designated for veterans. One man was an Air Veteran who fought in Vietnam and prefers to stay anonymous. The other man C.J., served in the Panama conflict of 1989. These two veterans discussed very serious issues...

Honor society promotes completion pledge signing

Carl Peterson, Clarion Staff Writer

August 29, 2011

Statistics show the surest way for anyone to land a job in their chosen field is to finish college and earn a degree or certificate. That's exactly what students at Madison Area Technical College are promising to do by signing a pledge to complete their degrees and certifications before leaving commu...

Campus Updates

Clarion staff

March 9, 2011

Benefit for Marines The Third Battalion, Fifth Marine Drive goes until March 11. Donate items in the Center for Student Life Room 140. Phi Theta Kappa students will be tabling from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. on March 9 in the cafeteria. Explore Generation Y “Exploring Generation Y” with guest speake...

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