Awards and Recognition


Every year the amazing chapters and chapter officers of the Rocky Mountain Cascade Region are presented with Regional Awards at the Regional Spring Conference and International Awards at the NerdNation International Conference. The winners of these prestigious awards are listed below, alongside the RMC chapters which earned their Five Star status during the 2015/16 year.

 

Winners of the Rocky Mountain Cascade Regional Awards:

 

2016 Most Distinguished Chapter Officer Team Beta Sigma Pi College of Western Idaho
2016 Most Distinguished Chapter Officer Bailey McManus Alpha Sigma Xi
2016 Most Distinguished Chapter Officer Daniela Leon Alpha Sigma Xi
2016 Most Distinguished Advisor Michelle Gietl Alpha Sigma Xi
2016 Most Distinguished Chapter Member Cassandra Raines Rho Theta
2016 Most Distinguished Chapter Beta Epsilon Gamma Portland Community College
2016 Most Distinguished College Project Alpha Kappa Omicron Chemeketa Community College
2016 Most Distinguished Honors in Action Project Beta Epsilon Gamma Portland Community College
2016 Communication Award Alpha Sigma Xi Columbia Gorge CC
2016 Art Award- Fluid Alpha Sigma Xi Columbia Gorge CC
2016 Art Award- Static Rho Theta Mt. Hood CC
2016 Chapter Improvement Beta Sigma Pi College of Western Idaho
2016 Yearbook Award Beta Pi Rho Portland CC- Southeast
2016 Distinguished Chapter Officer Team Beta Gamma Lambda Portland Community College
2016 Distinguished Chapter Officer Team Alpha Sigma Xi Columbia Gorge Community College
2016 Distinguished Chapter Officer Inga Kemnitz Beta Pi Rho
2016 Distinguished Chapter Rho Theta Mt. Hood Community College
2016 Distinguished Chapter Alpha Kappa Omicron Chemeketa Community College
2016 Distinguished Chapter Beta Sigma Pi College of Western Idaho
2016 Distinguished College Project Alpha Sigma Xi Columbia Gorge Community College
2016 Distinguished College Project Rho Theta Mt. Hood Community College
2016 Distinguished Honors in Action Project Rho Theta Mt. Hood Community College
2016 Distinguished Honors in Action Project Beta Sigma Pi College of Western Idaho
2016 Above & Beyond Cara Krueger Interim Regional President
2016 Above & Beyond Marissa Cowles Southern District Executive
2016 Onjalai Flake Alumni Award Sara Viemeister Columbia Gorge Community College
Certificates:
Distinguished Chapter Beta Gamma Lambda PCC- Rock Creek
Distinguished Chapter Alpha Sigma Xi Columbia Gorge CC
Distinguished Chapter Beta Delta Zeta Blue Mountain CC
Distinguished Chapter Omicron Phi Treasure Valley CC
Distinguished Chapter Beta Pi Rho PCC- Southeast
Most Distinguished HIA Theme 2 Beta Sigma Pi College of Western Idaho
Most Distinguished HIA Theme 3 Beta Epsilon Gamma PCC- Cascade
Distinguished HIA Theme 3 Beta Delta Zeta Blue Mountain CC
Distinguished HIA Theme 3 Beta Gamma Lambda PCC- Rock Creek
Most Distinguished HA Theme 4 Alpha Kappa Omicron Chemeketa CC- Salem
Distinguished HIA Theme 4 Alpha Sigma Xi Columbia Gorge CC
Most Distinguished HIA Theme 7 Rho Theta Mt. Hood CC
Distinguished HIA Theme 7 Omicron Phi Treasure Valley CC
Distinguished HIA Theme 7 Beta Upsilon Omega Chemeketa CC- Yamhill
Distinguished HIA Theme 7 Beta Pi Rho PCC- Southeast

 

Awards the Rocky Mountain Cascade Region has won internationally:

 

2016 Distinguished Regional Officer – Marissa Cowles, Eastern District Executive

 

 

2016 Distinguished Chapter Officer Team – Beta Sigma Pi, College of Western Idaho

 

 

2016 Distinguish College Project – Alpha Kappa Omicron, Chemeketa Community College

 

 

2016 Distinguished Honors in Action Project – Beta Epsilon Gamma, Portland Community College

 

For more information on Phi Theta Kappa’s international awards, take a look here: PTK Hallmark Awards

 

Rocky Mountain Cascade 2015/16 Five Star Chapters:

 

Columbia Gorge Community College Alpha Sigma Xi Chapter
Portland Community College Beta Gamma Lambda Chapter
Portland Community College Beta Pi Rho Chapter
College of Western Idaho Beta Sigma Pi Chapter
Mt. Hood Community College Rho Theta Chapter