Joel E. Berends is a doctoral candidate in Curriculum, Instruction, & Teacher Education at Michigan State University. Mr. Berends recently published a poem in the Phi Kappa Phi Winter Forum.
Enrique Nunez-Mussa has been selected as a recipients of this year’s Love of Learning award. Each year, through a competitive process, Phi Kappa Phi distributes two hundred Love of Learning Awards, at $1,000 each, to members who have completed their bachelor’s degree, for the purpose of continuing their studies or professional development.
The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi — the nation’s oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines — recently recognized the Michigan State University chapter of Phi Kappa Phi as a Circle of Excellence Silver Chapter. The award is given to chapters that exceed expectations in chapter operations and who demonstrate sustainability and vitality as a chapter of Phi Kappa Phi.
Nicholas Bray of Frederick, Maryland, was recently awarded a Pioneer Award worth $1,000 from The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi — the nation's oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines. Bray is one of 50 students nationwide to receive the award.
Michigan State University's Chapter 041 Annual Initiation and Awards Ceremony was held on Saturday, April 15, 2023. The event marked the Chapter's 96th year at MSU, and featured a reception, annual induction ceremony, presentation of several awards and distinctions, and talks by special guests.