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Phi Beta Kappa
In 2012: 50th Anniversary of Hollins Chapter

Phi Beta Kappa key Phi Beta Kappa: the Hollins chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, Iota of Virginia, was established in 1962. Phi Beta Kappa, the oldest honor society in the United States, recognizes outstanding scholarship and broad cultural interests in liberal studies. To be nominated, students must be of good character and have academic records which demonstrate breadth of liberal studies including a knowledge of natural sciences, mathematics, and a foreign language. Bylaws of the chapter require that candidates be juniors or seniors, complete at least three full regular terms of work at Hollins, and be fully registered for a fourth term.


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