Phi Beta Kappa Society

Alpha Chapter of Virginia


PBK Gold Key

Meetings are held in the Apollo Room of Phi Beta Kappa Hall unless otherwise noted.

September 14 (Monday)  4:30 pm: Executive Committee
Agenda: Plans for the year, speakers, named scholarship(s), Winter / Spring inductions

September 21 (Monday) 5:00 pm: Stated Meeting
Agenda: Report on scholarship funds, plans for the year, upcoming initiatives

October 26 (Monday) 7:30 pm: Restricted Meeting
      Agenda: Election of new student members-in-course, student respondent
      Selection of Ann Callahan Chappell Award student winner

November 19 (Thursday) 12 noon and 4:30 pm: PBK Visiting Scholar: November 19-20 Visiting Scholar with Dr. Richard Sylla (NYU)
Dr. Sylla will speak at a lunch at the Wren Building and offer a public lecture on Alexander Hamilton and Financial Crises.

December 4 (Friday) WINTER INITIATION
     5:00 pm  Open House and Reception   Great Hall, Sir Christopher Wren Building
     6:00 pm  Initiation   Wren Chapel, Sir Christopher Wren Building
     7:30 pm  Dinner   Miller Hall, Mason School of Business

January 25 (Monday) 4:30 pm: Executive Committee Meeting
Agenda: TBD

February 1 (Monday) 5:00 pm: Restricted Meeting
Agenda: Selection of Faculty Awards

February 23 (Tuesday) : Faculty Awards Reception, SADLER CENTER, TIDEWATER B
Award for Excellence in Teaching to Lena Prokhorova, Modern Languages
Award for Advancement of Scholarship to Todd Thrash, Psychology
     6:00 pm  Reception
     6:30 pm  Presentations

March 21 (Monday) 7:30 pm: Restricted Meeting
Agenda: Selection of new student members-in-course, new faculty and alumni members, student respondent
     Recommendation for 2016-2017 PBK Visiting Scholar

April 4 (Monday) 5:00 pm: Stated Meeting
Agenda:  Election of Chapter officers, honorary Chapter President, Lifelong Learner Award, and committee reports

11:00 am - 12:10 pm  Initiation  WREN CHAPEL
      12:10 pm - 1:10 pm  Reception  SUNKEN GARDENS