ITHACA, NY – Brenna Merry, a Fulton native and speech, language pathology and audiology major in the School of Health Sciences and Human Performance at Ithaca College, was recently inducted into the National Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi. The 37th annual spring induction ceremony was held on March 27.
During this year’s induction, 102 students were added to the chapter membership.
Undergraduate students who have completed at least 24 semester hours or the equivalent and who, in their junior year, rank scholastically in the upper 7.5 percent or who, in their senior year, rank in the upper 10 percent of the class are eligible for membership.
Graduate and professional students who have completed 24 semester hours or the equivalent at Ithaca College and rank scholastically in the upper 10 percent of their school are eligible for membership.
Founded in 1897, Phi Kappa Phi is the nation’s oldest, largest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines. Its chapters are on more than 300 campuses in the United States, Puerto Rico and the Philippines.
Since its founding, Phi Kappa Phi has initiated more than one million members into its global network comprised of the best and brightest from all academic disciplines–a community of scholars and professionals building an enduring legacy for future generations. The primary objective of Phi Kappa Phi is the recognition and encouragement of superior scholarship in all academic areas.
From day one, Ithaca College prepares students for success through hands-on experience with internships, research and study abroad. Its integrative curriculum builds bridges across disciplines and uniquely blends liberal arts and professional study. Located in New York’s Finger Lakes region, the College is home to 6,100 undergraduate and 400 graduate students.