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  Secretary-elect Frederick M. Lawrence Took Part in CNN Town Hall Event

On July 13, Phi Beta Kappa Secretary-elect Frederick Lawrence took part in “Black, White and Blue: America 2016, a CNN town hall event. Don Lemon moderated the discussion on the tension between police and minority groups.  

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      37 Ways Phi Beta Kappa Can Change Your Life

“Phi Beta Kappa and the education it represents can give you a better life — and now I’m not talking about doing your job, or preparing for the next one, or climbing the ladder or cashing checks. I’m talking about the kinds of things that can give you joy...”

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National Arts & Sciences Initiative


Don't Take a Vacation From Advocacy This Summer

We can help you change the higher education conversation. Phi Beta Kappa has the tools you need to make the case for the arts and sciences with local, state, and national policymakers. Find out how you can help spread the word and take action today at

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Behind the Key

      The Members Behind The Key

Meet Dieunica Setoute. Currently the AmeriCorps VISTA Community Awareness Coordinator with Take Stock in Children, Dieunica is a first generation college graduate and the daughter of Haitian immigrant parents.

“[B]eing inducted into Phi Beta Kappa has been one of the most encouraging moments of my life. This organization has been a symbol of perseverance for my family and me.”

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Love of learning is the guide of life.