Honor Study Topic Jeopardy!!!!


It’s time for Honors Study Topic Jeopardy Again!!! IRAA is proud to present the latest addition to this year’s Illinois Regional Honors Institute and Leadership Conference, our Jeopardy!-style game with questions focused on testing competitors’ knowledge of this year’s Honors Study Topic. Here are the rules! Teams Seminar groups will …

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Goal Setting-Shooting For The Stars


Written by Willis Pope, IRAA Member Goals are an important part of life, we all strive to accomplish or complete tasks daily. There are many different types of goals; the three major types that most people think of are long term, short term and lifelong. Goals also can be classified …

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Illinois Region of Phi Theta Kappa Logo

Will be hosted by Eta Psi, Lewis & Clark Community College and Upsilon Pi, John A. Logan College on October 6-8, 2017. Physical Host Lewis & Clark Community College, 5800 Godfrey Road, Godfrey, Illinois.  Conference check-in will be held in the Trimpe Advanced Technology Center (TR) at the center of …

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2017 Regional Convention Recap

Regional 2017

We recently came together for our annual Illinois Regional Convention for 2017 – Promoting Leadership and Peace. Our wonderful physical host Alpha Epsilon Kappa of Lincoln Land Community College had the layout of the college well worked out for fairly easy commuting between sessions. Theta Epsilon of Southwestern Illinois College …

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Alumni: 2017 Illinois Regional Convention Details


The 2017 Illinois Regional Convention will be held June 23-25th in Springfield, IL.  Illinois Region alumni are invited to attend the convention to reconnect with their Phi Theta Kappa family, share their areas of expertise by hosting educational forums, and take part in a variety of alumni fellowship events. Alumni …

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It’s Time for the 2017 IRAA Board Elections!!!


The call for candidates in the 2017 IRAA Officer Elections is now open!  IRAA members that are interested in serving as a part of the IRAA Executive Board can declare their intentions by completing and submitting the Intent Form, Candidate Questionnaire and a headshot/photo to iraa@ptkilregion.org before June 10, 2017. This year …

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IRAA Membership Drive, April 2017


Hello IRAA Members! As many of you are well aware, PTK Catalyst (the Annual International Convention) is just around the corner.  This year, PTK Catalyst will be held at the Gaylord Opryland in Nashville, April 6th, 7th & 8th.  We are expecting a big turnout from Illinois, from members to …

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