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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…

  • Phi Beta Kappa head speaks at Union | The Daily Gazette - The Daily Gazette

    (Posted on 2/22/2017 )

    The Daily GazettePhi Beta Kappa head speaks at Union | The Daily GazetteThe Daily GazetteFrederick M. Lawrence wears plenty of hats, but for the purposes of Thursday's Founders Day celebration at Union College, he spoke as secretary and CEO of ...Union celebrates Founders Day - Union CollegeUnion College (press release)all 2 news articles »

  • New exhibit highlights Phi Beta Kappa at Union - Union College (press release)

    (Posted on 2/16/2017 )

    Union College (press release)New exhibit highlights Phi Beta Kappa at UnionUnion College (press release)In July 1813, a group of seniors, promising to promote “the general interests of Literature and Science in our young but promising country,” petitioned for the College to host the first New York chapter of Phi Beta Kappa. A similar effort in 1803 had ...

  • Phi Beta Kappa Marks 100 Years At Knox - Knox College

    (Posted on 2/14/2017 )

    Knox CollegePhi Beta Kappa Marks 100 Years At KnoxKnox CollegeKnox's chapter of Phi Beta Kappa is the fourth oldest in Illinois (following Northwestern University, University of Chicago, and University of Illinois) and the first at an exclusively undergraduate, four-year liberal arts college in the state. The ...and more »

  • Phi Beta Kappa Selects 'Senior 48' for Class of 2017 - Harvard Crimson

    (Posted on 11/22/2016 )

    Phi Beta Kappa Selects 'Senior 48' for Class of 2017Harvard CrimsonRoughly 40 percent of the Class of 2017's newest inductees to the College's chapter of Phi Beta Kappa study within the division of Science. Students studying within the Social Science division represented about 30 percent of inductees, compared to ...

  • Stephanie White: From Phi Beta Kappa to WNBA - The Ledger

    (Posted on 11/22/2016 )

    Stephanie White: From Phi Beta Kappa to WNBAThe LedgerShe was a member of Phi Beta Kappa and was an Academic All-American. White has been coaching in the WNBA since 2007, and has also served as a college basketball analyst for ESPN and the Big Ten Network. She has covered the NBA's Indiana Pacers ...

  • Barnard announces Junior Phi Beta Kappa initiates for class of 2017 - CU …

    (Posted on 11/21/2016 )

    CU Columbia SpectatorBarnard announces Junior Phi Beta Kappa initiates for class of 2017CU Columbia SpectatorPhi Beta Kappa is regarded as one of the most prestigious academic honor societies for undergraduate students. No more than 10 percent of a college's graduating class may be initiated into Phi Beta Kappa, and the top two percent of the senior class are ...

  • UNC-Chapel Hill inducts 137 into Phi Beta Kappa - UNC News

    (Posted on 11/15/2016 )

    UNC-Chapel Hill inducts 137 into Phi Beta KappaUNC NewsPhi Beta Kappa, the nation's oldest and most honored college honorary society, has inducted 137 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill students as new members. The recent induction ceremony featured remarks by Chancellor Carol L. Folt and a ...