Phi Beta Kappa
The Rhodes chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, America's oldest collegiate honor society, will hold a ceremony inducting its new members. The list of senior members is available here:
Junior members will be announced at Awards Convocation on April 28.
The Rhodes College Chapter of Phi Beta Kappa (Gamma of Tennessee) is pleased to announce that the following students from the Class of 2017 have been invited to join the Society as Members-in-Course.
Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar David Weiman questions the conventional utilitarian calculus that has favored the use of prison as a criminal sanction, even for more marginal offenders convicted of less serious, victimless crimes. His analysis of the labor market experiences of released prisoners identifies an important unintended social cost of mass incarceration.
Brooks Lamb ’17, a history major from Chapel Hill, TN, serves as the 2016-2017 president of the Honor Council.
Dr. Judith Haas, associate professor of English at Rhodes College, was presented the 2016 Jameson M. Jones Award for Outstanding Faculty Service.
Annual awards were pre
The Rhodes College Cha
Students in two Rhodes classes will get the opportunity to engage with Dr. Vincent Wimbush, a scholar of religion and the 2015 Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar.