phi alpha theta
Phi Alpha Theta is an international history honor
society that offers select membership to undergraduate students, graduate students, and faculty.
Phi Alpha Theta is dedicated to the professional, educational, and personal development of its members through
promoting and providing intellectual and social activities for individuals with a common interest in history.
National Web Site
Phi Alpha Theta Mission Statement
"We are a professional society whose mission is to
promote the study of history
through the encouragement of research, good teaching, publication and the exchange of
learning and ideas among historians. We seek to bring students, teachers and writers of history together for intellectual
and social exchanges, which promote and
assist historical research and publication by our members in a variety
Requirements for Membership
- Completion of at least twelve (12) hours of history credit with a GPA of 3.1 or higher
- Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
- Initial membership fee of
forty dollars (lifetime membership in the organization)
- Optional fee of
fifteen dollars for an honor cord to be worn at graduation.
- Completion of twelve (12) semester hours towards
their Master's Degree
- Cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher
- Rank above Instructor
- Teach history
- March 24, 2012 The 2012 Phi Alpha Theta Carolinas Regional Conference will be held at Queens College in Charlotte, NC.
- April 9, 2011 Francis Marion University hosted the 2011 Phi Alpha Theta Carolinas Regional Conference.
- April 10, 2010 The 2010 Phi Alpha Theta regional conference was hosted by Coastal Carolina University in Conway, SC. UNCP's Brandon Akins wrote a paper that was scheduled for the conference but was unable to deliver it due to a family emergency.
- March 28, 2009 Appalachian State University held the Phi Alpha Theta regional meeting in Boone, NC.
- March 29, 2008 UNC Pembroke hosted the Phi Alpha Theta regional meeting for the Carolinas.
- April 7, 2007 The regional Phi Alpha Theta meeting was hosted by Wingate University. UNCP's Ben Secrist delivered a paper, his third in three years.
Wednesday, June 15, 2011
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