PTK honor society names new officers at Lakeshore Technical College

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

5/14/2013

Officers
Six LTC students were recently named officers in the Beta Lambda Sigma Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society. First Row, L to R, Wendi Schmid, Jen Chynoweth. Second Row: Josephine Van Ess, Faye Gabrielse, Becky Dvorachek, Brighton Hollis.

CLEVELAND, WI – 

CLEVELAND- Recently, officers for Beta Lambda Sigma chapter of Lakeshore Technical College's Phi Kappa Theta Honor Society were given their oath of office. The students will serve as officers during the 2013-2014 school year.

Phi Kappa Theta is recognized as the official honor society for community colleges by the American Association of Community Colleges. Membership is based on superior academic achievement. Phi Kappa Theta recognizes and rewards high-achieving students and provides opportunities to develop skills such as problem solving, project planning, team building, effective communication and conflict resolution.

New officers include: Brighton Hollis, President; Becky Dvorachek, Vice President; Jen Chynoweth, Secretary; Faye Gabrielse, Promotions/Advertising Officer; Wendi Schmid, Fundraising Officer and Josephine Van Ess, Recruitment Officer.

PTK Advisors are Sue Kinneston, LTC Testing Services Manager and Mary Kultgen, LTC Instructor.

About Lakeshore Technical College

Each year more than 10,000 people enroll in courses at Lakeshore Technical College. They rely on LTC for job preparation, to earn a degree, upgrade a specialized skill, train as an apprentice, or seek a high school equivalency. LTC faculty and staff meet students where they are in life and help them get one step closer to achieving their goals.

LTC is a nationally recognized technical college. The college was ranked the #2 two-year college in the nation for adult learners by Washington Monthly, the #17 trade school in the nation by Forbes, #11 in the nation for two-year college educational outcomes by WalletHub.com, a top 150 two-year college for the fifth consecutive time by the Aspen Institute, and a top 10 Bellwether Award finalist for two consecutive years.

Approximately 800 students graduate from LTC each year, and LTC’s associate degree graduates earn a median salary of $47,800* per year. In addition to the Cleveland campus, LTC serves students in Manitowoc and Sheboygan, and offers classes at additional sites throughout the district. Visit LTC at gotoltc.edu.

*Source: 2019 LTC Graduate Outcomes report, 795 graduates contacted to complete the survey; 508 graduates or 64% completed the survey.

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