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Paul Bergen Selected as Marcus L. Urann Fellow in Phi Kappa Phi
2012 Auburn University graduate, Paul Bergen, was recently selected as a Marcus L. Urann Fellow with The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi.

8.23.2011 - Phi Kappa Phi member Waters wants student-athletes to have diplomas in hand, rings on their fingers
Dr. Gary Waters has high goals for Auburn's University's nearly 500 student-athletes.
"We want them to leave Auburn with diplomas in their hands and championship rings on their fingers," Waters said. "That is ultimately the goal."
Waters was recently named Senior Associate Athletics Director over Student-Athlete Support Services at Auburn Athletics. He came to Athletics from the Auburn College of Business, where he taught accounting and finance and most recently served as Associate Dean.

4.28.2011 - Jacobs, Galbreath recognized at Spring 2011 Initiation
Mr. Jay Jacobs, Athletic Director for Auburn University, and Ms. Ann Galbreath, Information Technical Specialist for the Office of Development, were initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi on Thursday, April 28, 2011.

4.28.2011 - Spring 2011 Initiation and Awards Ceremony
The Spring 2011 Initiation and Awards Ceremony of The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi was held on Thursday, April 28, 2011 in the Student Center Ballroom. One hundred and six junior students, 71 graduating seniors, 9 professional students, and 38 graduate students were initiated. In addition, the Susan Stacy Entrenkin Yates Award, the Phi Kappa Phi Current-Garcia Award in the Humanities, and the Phi Kappa Phi Most Outstanding Senior Scholar Awards were presented.

12.2010 - Hendricks, Relihan, and students recognized by Phi Kappa Phi
Professor Constance Hendricks of the School of Nursing and Senior Associate Dean Constance Relihan of the College of Liberal Arts and 136 students were initiated into the Auburn University Chapter of Phi Kappa Phi during its Fall 2010 Initiation and Awards Ceremony.

7.29.2010 - Graduate School Dean Addresses Summer, 2010 Phi Kappa Phi Initiation
Dr. George T. Flowers, Dean of the Graduate School at Auburn University and member of Phi Kappa Phi, addressed the Summer, 2010 Phi Kappa Phi initiates on July 29, 2010. Dr. Flowers has served as Dean of the Graduate School since 2008. He is also a professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and has received the department’s Outstanding Faculty Member Award. His research interests include vibration analysis and testing of electronic systems and dynamics, vibration, and control of rotating machinery. He is the author of numerous publications and owner of several patents.

4.27.2010 - Students recognized by Phi Kappa Phi
One hundred and twenty nine junior students were inducted into the Auburn University chapter of Phi Kappa Phi on Thursday, April 29, 2010. In addition, 75 graduating seniors, 21 professional students, and 60 graduate students were also initiated.

12.17.2009 - Anderson named 2009 American Rhodes Scholar (external link)

12.9.2009 - Professors and students recognized by Phi Kappa Phi for academic excellence
Dr. George Crandell of the College of Liberal Arts, Dr. Johnny Green, Dean of Students, and Dr. Susan Hubbard of the College of Human Sciences were initiated into the Auburn University Chapter of Phi Kappa Phi during its Fall Initiation and Awards Ceremony. In addition, Phi Kappa Phi also inducted 178 students and honored 119 students this semester.

4.23.2009 - Education dean, students recognized by Phi Kappa Phi
College of Education Dean Frances K. Kochan and 230 students were initiated into the Auburn University Chapter of Phi Kappa Phi during its Spring Initiation and Awards Ceremony.

4.30.2008 - Professors, alumni and students recognized by Phi Kappa Phi for academic excellence
Drs. Karen Rabren and Craig B. Darch, both of the College of Education, Dr. Kimberly Braxton Lloyd of the Harrison School of Pharmacy, and Dr. William E. Hardy, Jr. of the College of Agriculture, were initiated into the Auburn University Chapter of Phi Kappa Phi. In addition, Phi Kappa Phi also inducted 458 students this past academic year.

12.6.2007 - Sims is first African American female to earn Ph.D. in pharmacal sciences at AU
Catrina Sims, a Ph.D. graduate, made history Monday during Auburn University's commencement ceremony when she became the first African American female to receive a Ph.D. in pharmacal sciences in Auburn University's Harrison School of Pharmacy. Sims was initiated in the Auburn University Chapter of Phi Kappa Phi in the fall of 2007.

9.6.2007 - Auburn University Chapter receives national award
The Auburn University Chapter of Phi Kappa Phi was awarded a Certificate of Achievement for the Highest Number of New Initiates in 2006-2007, given at the Triennial Convention held in Orlando on August 9-11, 2007.

4.25.2007 - Seibert receives National Fellowship
Allan Michael Seibert, a graduating senior in chemistry, is the recipient of a 2007 National Phi Kappa Phi Graduate Fellowship. Every year, the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi awards Fellowships of $5,000 each to members entering the first year of graduate or professional study.