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    In the more than 230 years since the Society was founded, Phi Beta Kappa and its signature gold key have become pop culture icons as American as apple pie and Mickey Mouse. The name “Phi Beta Kappa” is now a common expression for “excellence” in any profession or endeavor. References to Phi Beta Kappa appear daily in American newspapers and in other popular media. Here are some recent stories about us and our members from around the country…

  • Former ambassador to UK promotes humanities education at Phi Beta Kappa lecture …

    (Posted on 2/6/2018 )

    Louisville Cardinal OnlineFormer ambassador to UK promotes humanities education at Phi Beta Kappa lectureLouisville Cardinal OnlineFormer Ambassador to the U.K. and Sweden Matthew Barzun spoke to students about the advancement of humanities at the 13th annual Phi Beta Kappa lecture Feb. 6. “Our Separate Worlds: Where Do We Go From Here?” argued societal divisions can be mended by ...

  • Hear what this technology historian has to say about the evolution of …

    (Posted on 1/20/2018 )

    Omaha World-HeraldHear what this technology historian has to say about the evolution of artificial intelligenceOmaha World-HeraldGeorge Dyson, PhD, an independent historian of technology who has charted the course of several crucial inventions and ideas in human history, will visit the Creighton University campus this week for a lecture on artificial intelligence. Creighton's ...

  • Janack Awarded Phi Beta Kappa Professorship - Hamilton College News

    (Posted on 1/15/2018 )

    Hamilton College NewsJanack Awarded Phi Beta Kappa ProfessorshipHamilton College NewsThe Phi Beta Kappa Society has awarded Professor of Philosophy Marianne Janack the 2017-2018 Romanell-Phi Beta Kappa Professorship. The annual professorship to scholars in the field of philosophy, given without restriction to any one school of ...

  • Pardee Students Join Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society - BU Today

    (Posted on 12/10/2017 )

    BU TodayPardee Students Join Phi Beta Kappa Honor SocietyBU TodayStudents from the Frederick S. Pardee School of Global Studies were welcomed into the Phi Beta Kappa, Epsilon of Massachusetts at Boston University honor society at a ceremony held on December 6, 2017. Pardee School Professor of International Relations ...

  • Columbia College announces Phi Beta Kappa seniors - CU Columbia Spectator

    (Posted on 12/9/2017 )

    CU Columbia SpectatorColumbia College announces Phi Beta Kappa seniorsCU Columbia SpectatorOn Friday, Columbia College announced the 24 seniors who will be inducted into Phi Beta Kappa in January. Widely regarded as one of the most distinguished academic honor societies for undergraduates, Phi Beta Kappa was founded in 1777 to promote ...

  • Phi Beta Kappa Society to present lecture on Shakespeare and race - …

    (Posted on 11/26/2017 )

    Phi Beta Kappa Society to present lecture on Shakespeare and raceBryan-College Station EagleThe Texas A&M University chapter of Phi Beta Kappa Society will host visiting professor of English Ayanna Thompson from George Washington University this week for a lecture titled "Shakespeare, Race, and Performance: What We Still Don't Know." Thompson ...and more »

  • Phi Beta Kappa visiting scholar presents two lectures - The Newark Advocate

    (Posted on 11/20/2017 )

    The Newark AdvocatePhi Beta Kappa visiting scholar presents two lecturesThe Newark AdvocateDenison University Phi Beta Kappa and Carl F. Cranor Visiting Scholar Bonnie Honig presents two lectures that are free and open to the public. The first will be, “How to do things with Inclination: Antigones, with Cavarero,” at 4:30 p.m. on Nov. 29, in ...