May 29, 2023

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CBC Kingsville inducts new cohort of PTK students

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Photo Cutline: Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) at CBC Kingsville recently gained eight new members at the spring induction ceremony held on April 14. The following students were present for the induction ceremony (from left): Oscar Reyes, Candace Kawamura, Brenda Gonzales, Laura Foster, April Pruneda, An Nguyen, Mikayla Adams and Victoria Gonzales.

Headline: CBC Kingsville inducts new cohort of PTK students

Coastal Bend College’s (CBC) Rho Lambda chapter of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) hosted a spring induction ceremony at the CBC Kingsville site for its newest members on Thursday, April 14.

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 Kingsville who were inducted at the ceremony include:

Laura Foster

Brenda Gonzales

Victoria Gonzales

Dee Ann Hernandez

Candace Kawamura

An Nguyen

April Pruneda

Shyanne Ramos

Oscar Reyes

Anisa Saenz

Information about CBC Kingsville’s Rho Lambda chapter of PTK is available by contacting CBC Kingsville’s PTK Advisor Emma Silvas at (361) 592-1615 ext. 4032 or via email at