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The Mash-Up Novel: A Modern Twist on Old Classics

Pride and Prejudice and Zombies, Android Karenina, Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter. What’s up with the mash-up?

Landmark Supreme Court Ruling on Health Care Reform

All five Justices who upheld the Affordable Care Act are Phi Beta Kappa members.

Checking Us Out?

Phi Beta Kappa joins Sigma Xi, Omicron Delta Kappa, and Phi Kappa Phi in a statement about college honor societies.

Phi Beta Kappa Poems

Former U.S. poet laureate Daniel Hoffman recently shared a copy of his Phi Beta Kappa poem with us, commissioned by the chapter at Swarthmore.

ΦBK Women Who Shake the World

Newsweek’s 2012 list of “150 Fearless Women” includes profiles of four Phi Beta Kappa members.

The American Scholar Brings Home Another “Ellie”

The American Scholar has received a 2012 National Magazine Award for Digital Media for its weekly blog “Zinsser on Friday.”

Choosing a College: Why Phi Beta Kappa Matters

Only by choosing to attend a Phi Beta Kappa institution can you aspire to membership in this selective organization.

The Founding of Phi Beta Kappa

Read about the founding of Phi Beta Kappa in a recent issue of Colonial Williamsburg Magazine.

ΦBK Member Rita Dove Receives National Medal of Arts

Former U.S. Poet Laureate and Pulitzer Prize-winner Rita Dove (ΦBK, Miami University-Ohio, 1973) receives National Medal of Arts.