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Idaho State University Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi recognized with Circle of Excellence Gold Status

March 13, 2019

POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Chapter 110 of the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi has been recognized with Circle of Excellence Gold Status for 2018-19 by the national Phi Kapp Phi.

The ISU chapter was recognized for its work through the Circle of Honor Chapter Awards Program that recognizes chapters for their work in promoting excellence on the local campus and engaging the community of scholars each year. The awards uses data already submitted by the chapter to the national office regarding yearly activities and initiation efforts.       

ISU President Kevin Satterlee will receive an official letter announcing the award from Phi Kappa Phi Executive Director Mary Todd.  Chapters achieving the Gold Circle of Excellence status may elect either a $200 cash award or a Student Leadership Summit registration grant. 

The Phi Kappa Phi Chapter 110 was installed at ISU in 1970. The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi is the nation’s oldest, most selective and most prestigious all-discipline honor society.

The society is proud of its record of helping members advance their education and serve their community through various programs. Members are eligible for one or more of the Society's grants and awards such as the Fellowship Program for graduate studies, or the Love of Learning and Literacy awards for faculty members. 

For more information about Phi Kappa Phi at ISU, contact Rudolph Kovacs at kovarudo@isu.edu.

For more information on Phi Kappa Phi nationally, visit www.isu.edu/phikappaphi/.

Idaho State University, a Carnegie-classified doctoral high research activity university and teaching institution founded in 1901, attracts students from around the world to its Idaho campuses. At the main campus in Pocatello, and at locations in Meridian, Idaho Falls and Twin Falls, ISU has nine Colleges, a Graduate School and a Division of Health Sciences that together offer more than 250 certificate and degree programs. More than 12,000 students attend ISU. Idaho State University is the state's designated lead institution in health professions.