Congratulations to the following COMM undergraduates, members of the Fall 2015 induction class, Phi Beta Kappa – Alpha of North Carolina Chapter
Andrew Allen (COMM/ART; minor: Writing for the Screen & Stage)
Mason Allen (COMM/MUSIC)
Carol DeSalva (COMM/MEDIA & JOURNALISM; minor: Dramatic Art)
William Foos, Jr. (COMM; minor: Chemistry)
Sierra Lyda (COMM/PSYCHOLOGY)
Phi Beta Kappa is the oldest and most distinguished of all collegiate honorary societies. For more than two hundred years, election to membership has been a recognition of academic excellence achieved in the course of completing an education in the liberal arts and sciences at the undergraduate level. The objectives of humane learning encouraged by Phi Beta Kappa include intellectual honesty and tolerance, a broad range of intellectual interests, and a lifelong commitment to the pursuit of learning. For more, check out this brief history.