12 Oct

PTK - Chi Rho Chapter Attends Fall New England Regional ‘Honors in Action’ Conference Featured

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October 7 & 8, HCC’s PTK - Chi Rho Chapter attended a Fall New England Regional ‘Honors in Action’ Conference at Quinsigamond Community College, Worcester, Massachusetts. 4 Chapter Officers, 1 Chapter Officer Alumni, and 2 Advisors attended the event.

Special guest speakers were:

  1. Dan Chiras – Environmental Speaker, who is an author and consultant specializing in green building, renewable energy and energy efficiency. His speech focused on World Hunger, building green houses, and providing food for your local community.
  2. Jennifer Stanford – Chief Engagement Officer for Phi Theta Kappa overseeing all programming related to Honors in Action, Competitive Edge, Hallmark Awards, and Regional & Chapter Development.
  3. Gail Carberry – President of Quinsigamond Community College. Since her Presidency in 2006, enrollment increased 40% to 8,000 students and has increased career program graduates by 80%.

Workshops provided:

  • Catalyst 2017
  • our Fundamental Keys to Leadership & Teamwork
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Effective Communication
  • Five Star Chapter Plan
  • College Project
  • Competitive Edge
  • Scholarships

News: Four out of 57 New England Chapters received 2-5 Chapter Level Stars. Chi Rho is currently at Star Level 4! We hope to achieve 5 Stars by the end of 2016. Go Chi Rho!

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Debbie Kuchmas

Debbie Kuchmas is in charge of Retention and Job Development Associate for General Studies at Housatonic Community College.