Congratulations to Michele Papakie,
chairwoman of the IUP
Journalism Department, for being selected as a Golden
Key Honorary Member this
The local chapter of the
Golden Key International Honour Society selected Papakie
based on her
individual accomplishments, success and support of
academics, leadership, and
service on campus and in the community.
The IUP chapter of Golden Key prides itself on exemplifying
its three pillars: academics, leadership, and service. SPARK a Change is a
cause to which it
is dedicated, where the chapter works to impact and improve
the lives of
at-risk youth in the community. Members are not only
committed to raising money
for this cause, but they are also volunteering as tutors at
Indiana Junior High
School. Golden Key members also participate is numerous
including Into the Streets, Relay For Life, and the Mix-Off.
They also work
with the Alice Paul House to raise money and support
survivors of domestic
Each year, Golden Key hosts their New Member Recognition Event.
Papakie will serve
as the keynote speaker at this year’s celebration, which is
scheduled for 1:30
p.m. on Sunday, April 12, in Breezedale.