Freshmen Honor Society: Phi Eta Sigma

Phi Eta Sigma is a national honor society that is open to freshman students who earned a 3.5 QPA or better in their first semester at Duquesne. This honor society was founded March 22, 1923, and is the oldest and largest freshman honor society and now has more than 375 chapters throughout the United States and more than 1,100,000 members. Continue reading

Freshman Honor Society – Phi Eta Sigma

The freshman honor society of Phi Eta Sigma will be inducting its 2014 candidates on Monday, April 21, 2014, in the Duquesne Union Ballroom at 2:15 p.m. All freshman students who received a 3.5 GPA or higher have been invited to join. The ceremony will include a meal of your choice of Smoked Pork Chop, Grilled Filet Mignon or Vegetable Lasagna. If you have any questions, please call the office of Freshman Development at 412.396.1980.

Phi Eta Sigma

The Freshman Honor Society had a very successful induction event for 217 new members and their families. A traditional Mass dedicated to the special day was held at 2 p.m., the induction ceremony at 3 p.m. and dinner at 4 p.m. The keynote speaker was Anthony W. Accamando Jr. A’66, who talked to the new members about the importance of leadership and service to others. The Honor Society inducted two Honorary Members this year: Anthony W. Accamando Jr. A’66 and Sean F. Weaver, who serves as the Phi Eta Sigma advisor.

The inductees this year were: Continue reading

Phi Eta Sigma Freshman Honor Society

The Phi Eta Sigma Freshman Honor Society is beginning preparations for their annual induction ceremony. The event will be held on Monday, April 1, 2013, beginning with Mass in the chapel and followed by the ceremony and an early dinner in the Union Ballroom. Phi Eta Sigma invites any freshman with a 3.5 GPA or higher to join the organization. Invitations and information about the event will be sent out soon.