Academics

Run for Office

  • Prepare meeting agendas and lead meetings
  • Appoint and establish necessary committees
  • Vote only in the case of a tie
  • Develop goals for the chapter
  • Submit Five Star Goal and Update Forms online
  • Oversee chapter projects
  • Oversee award entry preparation
  • Report successive officers to Headquaters
  • Oversee all Honors Study Topic activities
  • Coordinate the chapter's participation in the Honors Seminars
  • Encourage and recognize academic excellence
  • Coordinate the preparation of the Scholarship Hallmark Award entry
  • Oversee all leadership activities
  • Encourage the development of leadership skills
  • Coordinate the preparation of the Leadership Hallmark Award entry
  • Report the chapter to Headquarters as a Chapter of Service
  • Oversee all International Service Program activities
  • Develop activities that promote volunteerism and community service
  • Coordinate the preparation of the Service Hallmark Award entry
  • Encourage scholarly fellowship at all levels of the Society
  • Implement strategies to increase membership acceptance
  • Enroll the chapter in the Pinnacle Scholarship Award Program
  • Promote the chapter at all levels of the Society
  • Write and submit articles to campus and community newspapers
  • Oversee the development and updates to the chapter website
  • Take photographs at all chapter events
  • Take and present minutes at each chapter meeting
  • Maintain the chapter calendar of events
  • Maintain a record of chapter events, including photos, flyers and newspaper articles, for the Chapter Record Book
  • Compile and update contact information for members
  • Keep a set of financial records to be audited and notarized at the end of the officer term
  • Present the chapter's financial records at business meetings
  • File all financial records in the chapter's official files at the end of each academic term (Note: Our college requires that a chapter advisor approve expenditures. Officers should consult the advisor to determine the college's policies on finances for campus organizations.