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Motlow College Phi Theta Kappa inducts new members

Nov. 18, 2014

Motlow College's Alpha Xi Pi chapter of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) recently held an induction ceremony for its newest members. Alpha Xi Pi inducted a total of eight new members from all four of Motlow's campuses.

Current PTK members pose with new inductees. Front row from left: Baylee Fults, Brettly Miller, Sarah Cantrell and Melody Anderson. Middle row: Gregg Garrison, associate professor of biology and PTK advisor, Tiffany Rutherford, Lori Clark, Lucas Griffith and Dayron Deaton-Owens. Back row: Holly Campbell, Beth Kinser, Kyle Taylor, Dillon Tubb, Tanner Hills, Penny Crouch, and Calleb Capshaw.
Phi Theta Kappa is an international honors society at two-year colleges and academic programs. In order to be invited and inducted into Phi Theta Kappa, students must have completed 12 college credit hours at Motlow and have a grade point average of 3.5 or higher.

"We would like to welcome these new members to Phi Theta Kappa and encourage all students to join in on this wonderful opportunity," said Dayron Deaton-Owens, assistant professor of psychology and sociology and a McMinnville Center PTK advisor. "Any student interested in Phi Theta Kappa can contact their campus advisor to have their questions answered."

For more information about Phi Theta Kappa, please contact Gregg Garrison (McMinnville Center) at 931-668-7010 or, Laura Brown (Moore County) at 931-393-1538 or, Nick Bush (Smyrna) at 615-220-7833 or or Laura Monks (Fayetteville) at 931-438-0028 or