The Ohio State University Chapter President Michael Shearer visits
with fellow Society volunteers during a break in the convention.
Executive Director Mary Todd
(left) and 2012-14 Society
President Diane G. Smathers
(right) pose with the 2014-16
Phi Kappa Phi Scholar Carolyn
Eggleston, professor of
education at California State
University, San Bernardino, and
the Ray Sylvester Distinguished
Service Award recipient Peter
Larlham, professor emeritus at
San Diego State University.
Stacy Jones from
at one of several
U.S. Capitol guide and Phi Kappa Phi
member Alise Orloff (right) presented
to 2012-14 Society President Smathers
the American flag that flew over the
Capitol on March 15, 2013, in recognition of the Society and its 116-year
history of honoring excellence.
Chapter officers get to know each other at a meal at the 2014 Phi Kappa Phi
Convention in St. Louis.
From left to right: 2012-14 Society President Smathers, 2014-16 President-Elect Gypsy M. Denzine,
West Virginia University President and convention keynote speaker E. Gordon Gee, and Phi Kappa Phi
Executive Director Todd.
San Jose State University Chapter President Gus Lease
(left) shares a moment with 2013 Literacy Grant recipient
and Harvard Extension School graduate student Sky
Choi, who spoke at Saturday’s luncheon about Project
Riyen, a nonprofit organization he founded to provide
educational resources to students in Cambodia.