Get Involved

Get Involved with PTK

Get involved locally

If you would like to get involved with the Alpha Xi Sigma chapter at Hudson Valley Community College, you could consider running for office, or participating in one of our chapter events. Current events and opportunities to volunteer will be posted to this website, so check back frequently! Contact an Advisor or a current Officer for more information.

Get involved nationally

Get involved with the national PTK organization submit an entry to the PTK honors anthology, Nota Bene for an opportunity to have your research paper, poetry, short story, essay, or drama published in a world-wide publication! Submissions for the 2012 publication are due on December 7, 2012.

2013 Honors in Action Study Abroad trip to Asia
Phi Theta Kappa’s study abroad program to examine The Culture of Competition has been revised to include a shortened itinerary and a lower cost. The trip will be a nine-day excursion to Thailand and will include a five-day service learning activity, a lecture series, and sightseeing in Bangkok. Participants have the option of receiving a three-hour credit for the trip through an online course at Somerset Community College in Kentucky.

The trip cost is approximately $3,800 and includes all meals, all lodging, all transportation within Thailand and trip insurance. The trip departs from Los Angeles on December 26, 2013. To learn more and to register, visit and enter Tour ID jstanford2014.

Make use of PTK resources

Get ahead of the competition for scholarships, transferring and your dream job. Your college classes are only part of your education. Soft skills – such as communication, professional etiquette, team building and critical thinking – are just as important and can give you an advantage over others.

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