Member s of the Scholarship Committee then presented the scholarship awards to this year's winners: Melissa Wolter, Jenny Lu, Helen He, and Danika Luo. Most of the classes even the lecture class provided an intimate experience with professors who were always available and this sometimes included the weekends, too! She has participated in the Sherwood Conservatory Summer Flute Institute and auditioned for the Chicago Symphony Orchestra Protégé Philharmonic. At this time, let's support our Texas Members, Amicae, Youth Auxiliaries, and their families with our finances and keep them in our prayers and meditations. The Richmond Association Phi Beta Kappa Scholarship Every spring, the Richmond Association grants scholarship awards to a graduating senior from a Richmond-area high school. I am far from my friends and family and the thought worried me; I had never truly been alone. I have been able to explore academic areas, which in turn has led me to set my mind on statistics. Hosted by Phi Beta Kappa alumni associations, these events will offer recently inducted members a chance to network with their peers and get to know other Phi Beta Kappa members in their community.
Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated Alpha Kappa Zeta Chapter Welcome to the virtual home of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated, Alpha Kappa Zeta Chapter. Like many students in Chicago, I come from a low-income minority family. I would do it again if I could because I have been able to help my family financially and learn very valuable lessons, especially through working with machines. Let me begin by saying that it is surreal to think that merely a couple months ago I was anticipating my arrival to campus. I plan to become better involved with the larger community in the coming terms. These experiences not only allowed me to pursue my interest in medicine but also to pursue my passion for volunteering and inspired me to expose other students to giving back. I took it primarily as a prerequisite for other math classes.
Surrounded by students who I now call my second family, I challenged myself to take college leveled courses while writing long papers and participating in numerous community service projects around Chicago. We spent most of our time together, and my new friends made me feel comfortable here. The money I have been given will go towards purchasing books, school supplies, housing expenses, studying abroad, etc. That was when I decided to join a plethora of extracurricular activities, ranging from the Academic Decathlon to volunteering at my neighborhood hospital. Once again, my freshman year has been, by far, amazing.
I must say that America has proven to us that it is truly the land of opportunity. In addition, the winner will be honored at the Fall General Meeting on Sunday, November 10, 3-5 p. The Association now joins other scholarship providers such as the Gates Millennium Scholars Program, the United Negro College Fund, the Golden Apple, Shore Bank and the Posse Foundation. She is an only child and the first in her Albanian family to be in America. This scholarship also allowed me a head start on my savings so that by the time I graduate, I can repay my loans with a little more ease. This world is shared but the circumstances differ per person. One of the harder things about college classes is the differences in pace, course load, and grades.
No country is immune from the threat of insufficient resources, both natural and manufactured. Stored off-site at the Library Service Center. We are thrilled to provide assistance to this young man who we know has a bright future studying mechanical engineering. We are delighted to help this intelligent and determined young man to achieve his own goals. Members of Phi Beta Kappa residing in the Greater Houston area are eligible for membership in this Alumni association. We program social and intellectual events and fund a number of scholarships for students about to enter college and those in baccalaureate degree programs. We were all exhausted by the end of the week and before we knew it, it was time for classes to start.
These patients come to the clinic on Saturdays, but virtually all of them do not speak English, and there is a great need for interpreters. Election to Phi Beta Kappa is based on outstanding academic performance reflecting a love of learning for its own sake as opposed to narrow technical specialization or vocational preparation. I very much appreciate how the Phi Beta Kappa scholarship has contributed to my experience here. I recall how much my heart ached from seeing her work that hard to provide. Not content with the technical aspects of drama, she also acted and was given the Outstanding Thespian award for her acting in productions at Godwin.
I am going into my second semester of my sophomore year at Amherst College. Patti Ray contacted me regarding the Phi Beta Kappa Chapter at Loyola. Young Magnet High School where, among many things, I am a part of the work study program with an internship at Salesforce, the Chicago Students Union, Freshman Mentors, Zumba Dance Club, On The Money magazine, and Fit4You, a nonprofit organization that I co-founded four years ago. My parents were not able to be a bridge to our new culture. This position has allowed me to get to know my class, understand how the college works, and make a difference within the school. September was a major transitioning month. Derrius has used his many life challenges and personal obstacles including being in the foster care system for 12 years to inspire him to greatness.
I will be attending the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign for business for the 2015-16 school year. However, because of both, I am able to get an early start and pave an even more permanent stance in dreams of becoming a doctor. Of course, I am leaving open courses my following semester to make a decision—taking a political science and potentially an urban globalism course. Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated - Southern Region is ready to serve. Lee completed his freshman year at Johns Hopkins University with exceptional academic achievements. This semester has been promising and makes me excited to explore new initiatives in the Spring.
They seemed to know that if I absorbed the positive aspects of our new nation—free education and the chance to develop my talents—I would prosper and they would too. In elementary school, the smaller student body made friendships easier to come by. So thank you once again from the bottom of my heart. My goal is to contribute significantly to the creation of new sources of energy so that the human race can stop relying on a finite supply of decayed animals and plants. This is a fact I have experienced firsthand. On the other hand, I am currently participating in Heights-to-Heights, a mentoring club aimed to assist students in developing their English skills.
In addition to an innate desire to learn languages in order to communicate internationally, he intends to use his intense interest in science in his goal to become a physician. This change in heart occurred because I did not have to focus my time on working, giving me the ability to truly discover myself academically. Attention Phi Beta Kappa Members! One day I heard school announcements about the track team and figured it was worth a shot and it was one of the best decisions of my life since it brought me friends. I profited greatly from the varied insights of my classmates. This semester I will also start working as a research assistant with Professor Drabinski in the Black Studies department, and I will serve as the Event Coordinator of the Black Students Union. I look forward to the upcoming challenges because I know I have many people who are supporting me and hoping for my success. This is because there are various subjects within the sciences that interest me.