June 5, 2023

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CBC Beeville recognizes academic excellence at spring Phi Theta Kappa induction

Headline: CBC Beeville recognizes academic excellence at spring Phi Theta Kappa induction 

Newly inducted Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) students from the CBC Beeville campus recite the honor society’s oath on Feb. 11. The purpose of PTK is to recognize and encourage scholarship among two-year college students through leadership and service. Students must maintain a 3.5 grade point average (GPA) or higher to be inducted into PTK.

Coastal Bend College’s (CBC) Rho Lambda chapter of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) recently hosted a spring induction ceremony to honor its newest members on Feb. 11 at the CBC Beeville campus.

PTK is an international academic honor society that promotes scholarship amongst two-year college students. PTK provides students with the opportunity to develop a specific skill set focused on honor, leadership and service.

In order to be eligible for PTK membership, students must successfully complete 12 credit hours and maintain a grade point average of 3.5 or higher. Once a student has successfully completed all specified requirements, they are invited to join CBC’s Rho Lambda chapter of PTK.

Students from CBC Beeville’s campus who were honored at the ceremony for their academic excellence include:

Misty Aigner

Dolores Cantu

Jodie Cornett

Joshua Crouch

Taylor Gallagher

Ashley Gonzalez

Kristina Kana

Mary Jane Luther

Julisette Olmeda

Kathlynn Saldivar

Erika Tovar

Questions about the College’s Rho Lambda chapter of PTK may be directed to CBC Beeville’s PTK Advisor Laura Yeck at (361) 354-2570 or via email at layeck@coastalbend.edu.