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Hello and welcome to Golden Key's GrizzOrgs! Here is a little information about our organization:

  • First off, our organization's full name is Golden Key International Honor Society. This page represents Oakland's chapter of this prestigious organization.
  • Official membership is by invitation. We send out invitations every spring for those who are in the top fifteen percent of Oakland University academically. You must have at least Sophomore standing to be invited.
  • We focus on providing service to our community and succeeding academically. Thus, we plan a lot of events that involve volunteering and some include tutoring. Our members are also offered lots of opportunities for scholarships for now or the future ($1,000,000 in scholarships annually!).
  • However, we also like to have fun! So some of our events are social too!
  • Even if you are not a member yet, you may attend our events! The calender on our page is kept up to date so check there to see what we are up to. Just click join now and one of the executive board members will add you to our site!

If you have any questions, please send any e-board member a message and they will be glad to help!

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Description

Golden Key International Honour Society, founded on 29 November 1977, is an academic honor society which recognizes and encourages scholastic achievement and excellence among college and university students from all academic disciplines. In an effort to reflect the Society's diversity and international presence, Golden Key uses the globally accepted spelling of "honour" in its name. Golden Key has emerged as one of the most dynamic, forward-thinking organizations in higher education. Committed to an ethos of recognizing academic achievement and encouraging altruistic service, the Society's on-campus presence has reached over 390 chapters at colleges and universities worldwide. The Society offers its members over $1,000,000 (USD) annually through numerous scholarship and award programs. Members are also connected to exclusive career opportunities and assistance through Golden Key's partnerships with major corporations and graduate programs. The Society provides campus and community service opportunities enabling personal growth and leadership development as well as collaborating with university faculty and administrators to develop and maintain high standards of education.

Category

Academic

President's Name

Scott Shermetaro

President's Email

Must be "@oakland.edu"

Vice President's Name

Megan Bastuba

Vice President's Email

Must be "@oakland.edu"

Treasurer's Name

Zach Stankiewicz

Treasurer's Email

Must be "@oakland.edu"

Secretary's Name

Kelsey Ball

Secretary's Email

Must be "@oakland.edu"

Advisor's Name

Jean Ann Miller

Advisor's Title

Examples- Dean of______, Assistant Director of_______, Professor of_____

Director, Center for Student Activities and Leadership Development

Advisor's Email
Meeting Day

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Thursday

Meeting Time

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11:00 AM

Meeting Location

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Oakland Center

Selection Process

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While participation in OU Golden Key events is open to all OU students, prospective members of Golden Key must meet the following requirements to be formally invited into the Society:
1. Full-time and part-time undergraduate students (all majors, all extended campuses, not branches)
2. Sophomore, Junior, or Senior status
3. Student Status: Top 15% - 3.61 sophomore; 3.63 junior and senior (for 2011-2012 academic year)

Facebook link

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