Time for Regionals!

Advisors, Regionals is next week! Here is all the information you need to complete your registration:

REMINDER:

Some of you have sent in registrations. Some have sent emails letting us know you are coming. Please send in your registration forms ASAP. We need the counts for the caterer. If you have any questions let me know.

The Phi Theta Kappa Georgia Region Fall Conference is right around the corner. We hope your chapter will make plans to attend. Attached is the registration form. Please complete and return it as soon as possible. You may send the payment later.

A few notes of interest:

  • The conference will be held at Darton State College in Albany, Georgia. The address of the college is 2400 Gillionville Rd, Albany, GA 31707. Directions can be found here http://www.darton.edu/visitors/directions.php
  • Registration and check-in will be in Building C – Student Center between 3 – 5 pm on Friday, November 7th . Activities will begin at 5 pm. Signs will be posted on campus to help you locate the building and parking.
  • Friday dinner, Saturday lunch and Saturday dinner will be furnished by the Chi Xi chapter.
  • There will be two options for Saturday night activities. Please indicate which option will be best for your chapter by making a note on the registration form.
  • If you would like to save the cost of hotel rooms on Saturday night, you may select the option of leaving after activities at approximately 7 pm.

If the majority choose to stay Saturday night, additional fellowship activities will be held at Darton after 7 pm.

Rooms will be available at the following hotel:

BEST WESTERN Albany Mall Inn & Suites
2729 Pointe North Boulevard
Albany, Georgia, 31721-1586, US
Phone: 229-446-2001
Fax: 229-446-4656

Please note the following important information: Rooms must be booked by the 24th of October to get the block booking rate of $69.99. If they are booked after that date, they go to $79.99.

The first 20 rooms are non-smoking 2 queen rooms. After the 20 are taken, the remaining would be smoking 2 queen rooms.

Please call the hotel directly and ask for the “PTK” rate. Each chapter is responsible for booking their own rooms.

We look forward to seeing you there!

Georgia Region T-shirts for Sale

Are you going to Nerd Nation? Would you like to show off some Georgia swag?

Georgia Highlands College made these awesome Georgia t-shirts just for you! You can get yours today for the low cost of $15. If interested, please email Regional Vice President Amelia Bagwell at amelia.bagwell@me.com.

 

Georgia t-shirt

2014 All Georgia Academic Team Awards

Congratulations to all our award winners and nominees!!

New Century Scholar:
Brooks Anne Mitchell Darton State College
Coca-Cola Silver:
Joe Booth University of North Georgia
Michelle Truong Darton State College
Nominees:
Joe Booth University of North Georgia
Shirley Breeze Georgia Military College: Warner Robins Campus
Michael D’Ambrosio South Georgia State College: Waycross Campus
Justin Deal Georgia Highlands College: Floyd Campus
Deborah Edwards Georgia Highlands College: Floyd Campus
Kristen Flowers Andrew College
Ryan Feury Georgia Highlands College: Cartersville Campus
Heather Gallegos Georgia Highlands College: Warner Robins Campus
Jessica Gorseth Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College
Ehiremen Iyoha Atlanta Metropolitan State College
Daniel Johnson Georgia Highlands College: Cartersville Campus
Peter Marshall University of North Georgia
Benjamin Mimbs East Georgia State College: Swainsboro Campus
Brooks Anne Mitchell Darton State College
Jonathan North Bainbridge State College
Blythe Parker Georgia Military College: Fair Burn Campus
Otgontungalag Sainbayar Darton State College
Paige Smith South Georgia State College: Douglas Campus
Jessica Spivey South Georgia State College: Douglas Campus
Rachel Stahlman Andrew College
Michelle Truong Darton State College
Jessica VanDeVelde Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College
Christopher Webb Georgia Military College: Valdosta Campus
Hannah Young East Georgia State College: Swainsboro Campus
Aleksandar Zhelyazkov Georgia Military College: Fairburn Campus

 

Autumn Regionals, 2014

Autumn Regionals, hosted by the Chi Xi Chapter at Darton State College.

For full resolution copies of any pictures, contact Heather Herbert. All Rights Reserved.

2014 Regional Awards Winners

Congratulations to our 2014 Regional Awards Winners!

Spring 2014 Regionals

Chapter Awards

Honors in Action, Theme 1: It’s All in your Mind:
Beta Beta Tau, Atlanta Metropolitan State College

Honors in Action, Theme 2: The Games People Play
Chi Xi, Darton State College

Honors in Action, Theme 4: Everybody Wants to Rule the World
Alpha Psi Omicron, Georgia Highlands College

Honors in Action, Theme 6: Food Fight!
Kappa Sigma, South Georgia State College

Honors in Action, Theme 10: Wait Until Next Year
Alpha Tau Zeta, Athens Technical College

Distinguished Honors in Action Project
Beta Beta Tau, Atlanta Metropolitan State College

Distinguished College Project
Alpha Tau Zeta, Athens Technical College

Distinguished Chapter Award
Beta Beta Tau, Atlanta Metropolitan State College

Distinguished Chapter Officer Team
Beta Beta Tau, Atlanta Metropolitan State College

Member, Officer, and Advisor Awards

Distinguished Chapter Member
Lolita Koteah, Beta Beta Tau, Atlanta Metropolitan State College

Distinguished Chapter Officer
Amelia Bagwell, Alpha Psi Omicron, Georgia Highlands College

Distinguished Chapter Officer
Winona Meddings, Alpha Tau Zeta, Athens Technical College

Distinguished Advisor Award
Frank X. Malinowski IV, Chi Xi, Darton State College

Regional Awards

Georgia Distinguished Administrator
Mr. Freddie Johnson, Beta Beta Tau, Atlanta Metropolitan State College

Georgia Distinguished Alumnus
Ms. Robin Mosby, Beta Beta Tau, Atlanta Metropolitan State College

Georgia Hall of Honor
Ehiremen Martins Iyoha, Beta Beta Tau, Atlanta Metropolitan State College

Georgia Hall of Honor
Brooks Anne Mitchell, Chi Xi, Darton State College

Sarah Anne Staples Award
Amelia Bagwell, Alpha Psi Omicron, Georgia Highlands College

Horizon Award
Karan Pittman, Theta Lambda Chapter, Andrew College

Horizon Award
Karen Huggin, Alpha Psi Omicron Chapter, Georgia Highlands College

Horizon Award
Heather Herbert, Chi Xi, Darton State College

2013 Regional Awards Winners

Chapter Awards

Honors in Action Award, Theme 1: It’s All In Your Mind
Alpha Tau Zeta, Athens Technical College

Honors in Action Award, Theme 6: Food Fight
Omega Delta, Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College

Honors in Action Award, Theme 8: Making the Grade
Kappa Sigma, South Georgia State College

Distinguished Honors in Action Project
Alpha Tau Zeta, Athens Technical College

Distinguished College Project
Alpha Tau Zeta, Athens Technical College

Distinguished College Project
Chi Xi, Darton College

Distinguished Chapter Award
Alpha Tau Zeta, Athens Technical College

Distinguished Chapter Officer Team
Chi Xi, Darton State College

Member, Officer, and Advisor Awards

Distinguished Chapter Member
Ehiremen Iyoha, Beta Beta Tau, Atlanta Metropolitan College

Distinguished Chapter Officer
Anna Johnson, Alpha Tau Zeta, Athens Technical College

Distinguished Chapter Officer
Kevin Bass, Beta Beta Tau, Atlanta Metropolitan College

Paragon New Advisor Award
Amy Hancock, Kappa Sigma, South Georgia State College

Regional Awards

Georgia Distinguished Administrator
Dr. Gary McGaha, Beta Beta Tau, Atlanta Metropolitan College

Georgia Hall of Honor
Janet Walker, Beta Beta Tau, Atlanta Metropolitan College

Georgia Hall of Honor
John Erickson, Alpha Psi Omicron, Georgia Highlands College

Sarah Anne Staples Award
Yolanda Pabon, Beta Beta Tau, Atlanta Metropolitan College

2012 Regional Awards Winners

Chapter Awards

Honors in Action Award, Issue 3: The Individual and Community
Alpha Psi Omicron Chapter, Georgia Highlands College

Honors in Action Award, Issue 5: Education
Omicron Omega Chapter, College of Coastal Georgia

Honors in Action Award, Issue 8: The Arts
Alpha Tau Zeta Chapter, Athens Technical College

Honors in Action Award, Issue 9: Science
Chi Xi Chapter, Darton College

Distinguished Honors in Action Project
Alpha Tau Zeta Chapter, Athens Technical College

Distinguished College Project
Chi Xi Chapter, Darton College

Distinguished Chapter
Alpha Tau Zeta Chapter, Athens Technical College

Distinguished Chapter Officer Team
Chi Xi Chapter, Darton College

Member, Officer, and Advisor Awards

Distinguished Chapter Member
Shavon Trice, Beta Beta Tau, Chapter, Atlanta Metropolitan College

Distinguished Chapter Officer
Heather Herbert, Chi Xi Chapter, Darton College

Distinguished Chapter Officer
Byron Simmons, Beta Beta Tau Chapter, Atlanta Metropolitan College

Paragon New Advisor Award
Frank X. Malinowski IV, Chi Xi Chapter, Darton College

Regional Awards

Regional Alumnus
Cheryl Maxwell, Beta Beta Tau, Atlanta Metropolitan College

Georgia Hall of Honor
Byron Simmons, Beta Beta Tau, Atlanta Metropolitan College

Georgia Hall of Honor
Laura Griggs, Omicron Omega, College of Coastal Georgia

Sarah Anne Staples Award
Cassandra Johnson, Beta Beta Tau, Atlanta Metropolitan College

Five Star Chapter Development: Time to Submit your Goals!

Have you set your chapter’s Five Star Chapter Development goal yet?

The start of the college year is a great time to make plans to aim for Premier Star, Two, Three, or even Five Star status! Remember, your chapter’s normal activities throughout the course of the year all contribute to what status your chapter can achieve, so you may find that you’re further along than you thought.

Remember to log in to http://www.ptk.org/fivestar to check your status, set your goal, and see how far you’ve come already!

 

Spring 2013 Regional Conference Reminder!

Time is running out. Reserve now!

Please see information below about our spring regional. If you have any questions don’t hesitate to ask. We really hope to see many of you there. The location is central so it won’t be too far of a drive for anyone!

Phi Theta Kappa Georgia Spring Regional Convention

March 8-9, 2013

Georgia Military College
201 E. Greene St.
Milledgeville, GA 31061

Regional Officers candidates
If your chapter plans to run for one of our regional officer positions please send Regional Coordinator Frank Malinowski an email stating your intention as soon as possible. Positions available are listed with their main responsibilities. Please note that each office will have additional responsibilities.
• President, hosts the spring 2014 regional convention
• Vice President, hosts the fall 2013 regional conference
• Secretary, updates the website and Facebook page
• Chapter Relations, responsible for building and improving working relationships between chapters

Regional Officer benefits
• Leadership development opportunities
• One scholarship per position for the June 2013 Honors Institute in Philadelphia, PA at Villanova University ($1000 value)
• Opportunities to travel to different chapters in our region

Rooms are still available at the Holiday Inn Express. $75 per night includes continental breakfast. Need to register by February 28 and ask specifically for Phi Theta Kappa rooms. Call 478-454-9000 to make your reservation.

Please don’t forget your tax exempt forms, if applicable.

Check-in on campus is 4:00pm
First session (dinner) begins at 5:30pm
Conference ends Saturday night after the regional awards banquet.

Registration: $85.00 per person

Make Checks Payable to GMC PTK
Tax ID: 58-0616992

Contact Person:
Celes Mason