The LWTech Chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) Honor Society is Beta Iota Tau and was started in 2001. We induct approximately 100 new members each year from a variety of academic programs. Our chapter is led by a team of students who serve as Chapter Officers. Our chapter provides many resources and opportunities for our members and works to serve the greater campus community through a variety of projects.
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The LWTech PTK Chapter holds regular meetings that are open to all members and any students interested in learning more about PTK. The Chapter Officers lead the meetings, which include reviewing chapter activities, planning events, professional and leadership development workshops, and scholarship application assistance.
Meeting dates for Fall 2023 will be set at the start of Fall quarter.
The LWTech PTK Chapter holds an Induction Ceremony each Winter and Spring Quarter for new members. This Ceremony officially welcomes new members into the chapter and recognizes them for their academic success. New members will receive an invitation to this Ceremony.
Time and date will be set in Spring Quarter 2023.
Times and dates will be set in Fall Quarter 2023.
PTK members can wear PTK regalia at our Commencement Ceremony when they graduate. Regalia includes stoles, cords, tassels, and medallions.
Members must purchase this regalia online at the PTK store.
Members can purchase regalia at anytime, but to ensure you have it by the Commencement Ceremony in June we recommend ordering it by May 15.
Honors in Action is Phi Theta Kappa's Honors Programs, and is designed to engage students in informed action that fosters student success and helps fulfill PTK's mission to provide college students opportunities to grow as scholars and leaders. By participating in a chapter’s Honors in Action Project, members have opportunities to apply learning and practice real-world problem-solving by developing an in-depth, action-oriented project related to research of an Honors Study Topic.
The College Project is designed to help LWTech's PTK chapter develop a positive relationship between our chapter and the college administration. The goal of the project is to positively impact the students of LWTech.
Current members can lead the chapter by serving as Chapter Officers. Elections are held in Spring Quarter for the upcoming academic year. To learn more about this year's projects and get involved, contact the PTK Chapter Officers or attend an upcoming chapter meeting.
PTK Connect is an online resource dedicated to promoting two year completion and transfer pathways. Students can get matched to colleges, access to scholarships, and create a transfer plan, or identify career pathways and opportunities and connect to potential employers.
PTK Edge is PTK’s exclusive online professional development plan for members to practice and strengthen their soft skills, including: communication, critical thinking, interpersonal skills, and professional etiquette.
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Mon-Thurs, 6 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Friday, Closed to the public
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