August 19, 2012
The Pi Theta Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society at Hagerstown Community College recently received recognition for fulfilling all requirements to be named a Five Star Chapter. The distinction came during the regional convention of the Middle States Region, which encompasses Maryland, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware and Washington, D.C. HCC earned the five-star level through successive achievement of items defined in the Five Star Chapter Development Plan.
March 17, 2013
Northern Middle School inducted 11 new members into its National Junior Honor Society Feb. 1. The society is one of the nation's premier organizations that provides recognition for students who reflect outstanding accomplishments in the areas of character, citizenship, scholarship, service and leadership. The seventh-grade inductees are Alexia Tiches, Regina Lachemann, Caroline Fleetwood, Abby Kane and Mackenzi Wintermoyer. The eighth-grade...
February 13, 2012
Three students recently were added to the Grace Academy Chapter of the National Honor Society. The students are seniors Josh Buwalda and Joss Steward, and junior Camryn Steward. Requirements to apply for the honor society include maintaining a 3.5 grade-point average, and showing outstanding participation in the areas of character, service and leadership. The application process is lengthy and must include recognized service, personal recommendations and faculty council approval.
November 26, 2012
On Oct. 22, five high school students were inducted into the Colossians 3:17 Chapter of the Broadfording Christian Academy National Honor Society. A candlelight ceremony was held in the church auditorium in honor of the inductees who were recognized for their strong academics, leadership, service and character. The inductees were Katy Boring, Derek Durst, Haley Gray, Heidi Miller and Emily Underberg. Haley Hicks, a senior, spoke about last year's leadership study on Dr. W. Edwards Deming, the late quality-control expert.
November 23, 2008
Phi Theta Kappa, the national honor society at Hagerstown Community College, recently inducted 59 new members. To be eligible for the honor, students must have a cumulative grade-point average of 3.5 or higher and must have completed 12 credit hours of college-level work at HCC as a full-time student, or 15 credit hours of college-level work at HCC as a part-time student. Inductees are: Berkeley Springs, W.Va. - Sara Hann. Boonsboro - Timothy Draina, Robin Thomas, Laura Young and Samantha Young.
September 29, 2006
Hagerstown Community College's Phi Theta Kappa, a international honor society for two-year colleges might establish an alumni chapter. The group would support the people, programs and priorities of the Phi Theta Kappa Society. PTK alumnus interested in creating of the new chapter should contact Loretta Thornhill at 301-790-2800, ext. 481 or e-mail thornhill@hagers towncc.edu .
November 9, 2009
Broadfording Christian Academy inducted 11 students into the National Honor Scociety recently. They are Kristin Hixon, Kelli Crider, Katarina Byrkit, Kelsey Burkhardt, Rebecca Adams, Andrew Wyand, Hannah Tussing, Stephen Torres, Zachary Snodderly, Kendra Miller and Casslyn Miller.