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MacCormac College Celebrates Its 2018 Awards Ceremony

Friday, October 5, 2018

On Thursday, October 4, 2018, the MacCormac College family came together to celebrate the annual Awards Ceremony. This ceremony honored students of every program (Criminal Justice, Court Reporting, Paralegal Studies, Business Administration, and Online Business Administration) with their academic accomplishments. The academic accomplishments that were celebrated were as follows:

  • Inducting the newest members of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK), Tau Delta chapter. Phi Theta Kappa's mission is a two-fold: 1) recognize and encourage the academic achievement of two-year college students and (2) provide opportunities for individual growth and development through participation in honors, leadership, service and fellowship programming. Students who have been named to the Dean’s List and or the President’s List for two consecutive semesters and have a 3.0 cumulative GPA receive an invitation to become a member of Phi Theta Kappa, Tau Delta chapter.
  • Inducting the newest members of Alpha Beta Gamma International Business Honor Society. Alpha Bet Gama International Business Honor Society is the business honor society for accredited junior, community and technical two year colleges. The society exists to recognize and reward academic excellence among business honor students and to recognize the contribution of learning and business of professionals.

  • Recognizing the MacCormac College Court Reporting students that were granted scholarships at the Illinois Court Reporters Association (ILCRA) Conference. The mission of the Illinois Court Reporters Association is to maintain standards of excellence in verbatim shorthand reporting, to provide continuing educational opportunities and advocate technological advancements, and to promote a spirit of mutual assistance between the profession of verbatim shorthand reporting and its consumers.

  • Recognizing our Elite Scholars, President's List, and Dean's List students from Fall 2017 through Summer 2018.

The event was an amazing success filled with joy, laughter, food, and very proud family members in attendance. We thank everyone that was able to attend and congratulate all of the students that were recognized. We hope to continue to build upon this amazing tradition and look forward to next year's Awards Ceremony!