Mortar Board Chapter Receives National Award


Publication Date: 9/2/2009

The Torch chapter at Rhodes College recently was honored for excellence at the 2009 Mortar Board National Conference.

The group was one of 67 outstanding chapters to receive the Silver Torch Award, presented to chapters executing timeliness and dedication while exemplifying the ideals of scholarship, leadership and service. Silver Torch Award recipients are selected based on a review of national records, requiring that the chapter meet all of the national minimum standards and deadlines. 

The Torch chapter was chartered in 1964 and currently has 21 members.