Phi Theta Kappa Nu Xi Chapter Holds Virtual Fall Induction Ceremony

  Jessyca Brown
  Friday, November 20, 2020 10:55 AM

Hillsboro, TX

Hill College Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) held its fall induction ceremony virtually on Nov. 12, 2020, at 6:30 p.m. The Nu Xi Chapter inducted 19 new members and installed seven new officers. Membership requires a student have a 3.5 minimum cumulative GPA in all coursework attempted at Hill College, be TSI complete, complete either 12 hours towards an AA, AAT, AS, or AAS degree or six hours towards a one-year certificate program. 

PTK Five Star Advisor Mr. Jim Williamson kicked off the event giving a welcome message and invocation to inductees and guests. 

The PTK faculty advisors installed the following 2020-2021 PTK Officers:

Chapter President Thess Mitchell

Vice President Bryan Sluder

Recording Officer Lydian Delaney

Hillsboro Campus Representative Tabitha Hughes

Cleburne Campus Representative Beckey McBroom

Burleson Center Representative 

Burleson Collegiate High School Representative Lance Dodson

The PTK officers shared feedback from the 2020 Vision Fair, the College Project they supported this past September. The PTK advisors shared information about the Honors in Action program, which they will submit in early January 2021. Results for both PTK projects will be announced in March and celebrated during the spring ceremony.

Texas Regional Officer District III Vice President Amy Joffrion, guest speaker for the event, gave the new inductees an inspiring message.

The Nu Xi Chapter students inducted were:

Burleson- Andrew Dennis, Nicholas Hammett, Anna Kough, Brandon McClure

Cleburne- Kierstin Flores, Isabella Raley, Tabitha Saldana

Fort Worth- Abigail Sympson

Godley- Elise Gill

Granbury- Kara Wiggam

Grandview- Jessica Randell

Itasca- Julie Ann Gonzalez

Joshua- Heather Bryson, Gloria Bush, Christina Franks, Stephanie Hernandez, Aadhitya Kumar, Isabel Sotelo

Whitney- Devery Wright


PTK Five Star Advisor Dr. Jenny Corder concluded the event by applauding the group for their appointments and congratulating the new inductees.