Apr 19, 2017 – The Middlesex Community College (MxCC) chapter of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK), Beta Gamma Xi, will induct 57 new members at a ceremony on Friday, April 21, at 6:30 p.m. at its Middletown campus. PTK, an international honor society that rewards academic excellence while promoting leadership, fellowship and service, was first established in 1918 and chartered at MxCC in 1996.
This year’s inductees have distinguished themselves as high achievers, both as scholars and as members of the College community. They have earned and maintained a grade point average of 3.65 during their college studies and have also participated in a variety of extracurricular activities designed to better their own lives and the lives of those around them.
In addition to receiving individual honors, this year’s members will also celebrate their chapter’s recognition as a Five Star Level Chapter, with the election of their chapter president, Messanvi Amenounve, to a regional leadership position within the national organization.
The following students will be honored at the April 21 ceremony to be held in Chapman Hall, room 808:
|Joan Barker||East Hampton|
|Rocky Dehart||East Hartford|
|Isabella Gerber||East Lyme|
|Susan Girouard||West Hartford|
|Alexander Hine||Old Lyme|
|Heilyn Jordan||New Haven|
|Ann Juarez||New Britain|
|Rachel Marino||New Britain|
|Michael Perrotti||Rocky Hill|
|Veronika Petkovich||Old Saybrook|
|Andrew Wilcox||East Hampton|
Celebrating 50 years as “the college of its community,” Middlesex Community College is part of the Connecticut State Colleges and Universities system. Since 1966, MxCC has provided high-quality, affordable, and accessible education to a diverse population, enhancing the strengths of individuals through degree, certificate, and lifelong learning programs that lead to university transfer, employment, and an enriched awareness of our shared responsibilities as global citizens. MxCC offers more than 60 degree or certificate programs at the main 35-acre campus in Middletown, Meriden, and online.