2012 Phi Kappa Phi Induction Ceremony
UNLV Chapter 100 of the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation's oldest, largest and most selective all-discipline academic honor society, held its 2012 Induction Ceremony on Monday, April 16, in the Student Union Ballroom. UNLV's Chapter 100 welcomed approximately 200 students, faculty and staff members into the prestigious society.
Adam Osman won the the Robert C. Maxson Graduate Scholarship. Kelly Elizabeth Grob was named the junior initiate with the highest grade point average. Amber Murphy was Chapter 100's national fellowship nominee. Phi Kappa Phi bestowed its Honorary Membership Award on Mark Fine for his outstanding service to UNLV and the Las Vegas Community.
Phi Kappa Phi Chapter 100 members may wear a special medallion and honor cord at Commencement, and their membership is noted on UNLV transcripts.
Nationally, the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi inducts approximately 30,000 students, faculty, professional staff and alumni annually. Once inducted, Phi Kappa Phi members gain a lifelong passport to a global network of academic and professional opportunities.
Phi Kappa Phi has chapters on nearly 300 select colleges and universities. The society's mission is to "recognize and promote academic excellence in all fields of higher education and to engage the community of scholars in service to others."