Phi Beta Kappa

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    Election

    The Zeta Chapter of PBK has inducted over 280 alumni. Could you be next?

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    ΦBK

    Phi Beta Kappa has evolved to become the nation’s leading advocate for the liberal arts and sciences at the undergraduate level and now elects over 15,000 new members a year from 283 chapters across the United States.

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    2014 Book Awards

    The Phi Beta Kappa Book Awards are held every year to honor NHS students from high schools in St. Mary's County

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The purpose of Phi Beta Kappa is to recognize and encourage scholarship in the liberal arts and sciences.

Phi Beta Kappa is the nation’s oldest scholastic honor society and the first American society to have a Greek-letter name. The first chapter was founded on December 5, 1776, at the College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, Virginia.

The St. Mary’s College of Maryland chapter of Phi Beta Kappa was chartered in 1997.