Phi Beta Kappa

Phi Beta Kappa is the nation’s oldest academic honors society. (Founded December 5, 1776)

Tau of Pennsylvania 2021 Induction

The Tau of Pennsylvania Chapter at Ursinus College was installed as a Chapter of the Society on March 29, 1992.

An outdoor, physically-distanced induction ceremony for initiates was held on Friday, May 14, at 3 p.m. on Ursinus College’s campus. A recording of the ceremony is available below for inductees’ families to view.

2021 Induction Ceremony Recording 

 

Congratulations from PBK 2021 Families

 

 

Class of 2021

Nareen Babaian
Mary Baldy
Dominique Ballinger
Brittney Bedrossian
Caroline Bormann
Nicole Bryce
Olivia Byrne
Stephanie Chell
Emily Cid
Ana DerSimonian
Hailey DiCicco
Molly Divis
Neve Durrwachter
Naomi Epstein
Samuel Ernst
Matthew Furgele
Angela Gervasi
Malcolm Godshall
George Gordon
Myla Haan
Emily Harris
Jacqlyn Henigan
Karen Herrera
Jacob Kang
Shayna Kushner
Sarah Lafharis
Meghan Lashley
Gillianne Lux
Sophie May

Hannah Merges
Marisa Morano
Autumn Murphy
Caitlin O’Neill
Lucas Olshevski
Chase Opperman
Taylor Pyle
Vikki Rueda-Juarez
Kathleen Saddler
Benjamin Sallavanti
Morgan Sotoloff
Aliyah Stephens
Briana Strickland
Rachel Thornton
Brianna Valerio
Emma Warnick
Madeline Wert
Carver Wolfe
Adam Zucker
Thea Pastras *elected as Junior*
Elvi Sopiqoti *elected as Junior*

Class of 2022 (elected as Juniors)
Jesse Wun
Jenna Menapace
2021 John Wickersham Book Award Winners (sophomore prize - Class of 2023)

Rachel Arthur
Alexandria Fowler
Rebekah Kline

Faculty and Staff Resident Members
Meghan Brodie ’00
Stephen Buss ’08
Alyssa Caffarelli ’13
Thomas Carroll
Cathy Chambliss
Glenda Chao
Abbie Cichowski ’10
Marcia Clouser
Mark Ellison, President
Rebecca Evans, Treasurer
Denise Finney
Roger Florka
Quinn Gilman-Forlini ’15
Lisa Hanover
Stephanie Mackler
Jonathan Marks
Kassandra Martin-Wells
Kara McShane
Anthony Nadler
Eric Parnell, Vice President
Christian Rice ’98
Jordan Scharaga ’17
Mark Schneider
Domenick Scudera
Paul Stern
Jennifer Stevenson
Erin Stroble ’02
Susanna Throop
Angela Upright ’17, Historian
Jon Volkmer

Emeriti

William E. Akin
A. Curtis Allen
Hugh Clark
Nancy Hagelgans
Joyce Lionarons
Ellen Matthews
David Mill
Patricia Schroeder ’74
Martha Takats
Victor Tortorelli
John M. Wickersham

In Memoriam

S. Ross Doughty ’68
Bobby Fong
C. Dallett Hemphill
Richard King