On April 22, the Alexandria Campus Tau Nu Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) Honor Society was honored during the PTK All-Virginia Academic Team Awards luncheon at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel in Richmond-Midlothian. Members and advisors from various chapters competed for recognition in PTK’s Hallmarks of Scholarship, Leadership, Service, and Fellowship. PTK is the international honor society of the two-year college and the largest honor society in the world.
Alexandria students Amanuel Eshete and Horacio Artiga received the PTK 2015-All Virginia Academic Team Awards. Eshete also received one of the Top Ten All-Virginia Academic Team awards.
Also in attendance was Virginia Community College System Chancellor Glenn Dubois and NOVA’s Acting President Mel Schiavelli, Dr. Margaret Emblon-Callahan (PTK co-advisor), Alexandria Acting Provost Ronald Buchanan and Leola Farmer (PTK advisor).
Congratulations to all our NOVA participants.