Southeast Phi Kappa Phi Chapter Celebrating PKP Week Feb. 1-5


Join Southeast Missouri State University’s Phi Kappa Phi (PKP) Chapter in celebrating PKP Week from Feb. 1-5. PKP Week promotes the society and its chapters by celebrating member achievements and hosting activities reinforcing the love of learning.

Upcoming events include:

Monday, Feb. 1, 10-11 a.m.
Q&A with computer science professor, Dr. Suhair Amer, chapter president and professor of computer science.

Tuesday, Feb. 2, Noon-1 p.m.
Discussion on Born-to-Read Service Project opportunities with Marge Phillips, Clerical-Technical-Service (CTS) writing associate.

Wednesday, Feb. 3, 3:30-4 p.m.
Discussion on Southeast’s Redhawk Readers Service Project opportunities and the “Importance and Adventure of Reading” with Barbara Glackin, dean of Kent Library.

Thursday, Feb. 4, Noon-1 p.m.
Discussion on Redhawk Talks Service Project opportunities with Dr. Jayanti Ray, chair of the Department of Communication Disorders.

Friday, Feb. 5, by 5 p.m.
Ready to be part of the literacy campaign hosted by PKP Chapter No. 260 and show pride in PKP? Research shows that literacy-rich environments support academic growth by fostering speaking, listening, reading and writing in a variety of ways. What do you visualize in a literacy-rich environment — art, reading materials, digital media, toys, etc.? Based on your perceptions of a literacy-rich environment, submit a 15-word literacy campaign message to by 5 p.m. on Feb. 5. Three top winners will receive a cash award toward PKP membership, and messages will appear in the PKP’s newsletter.

For more information, visit Southeast’s Phi Kappa Phi website at