Helpful Links

Phi Theta Kappa International

Phi Theta Kappa International is the headquarters of the honor society. The Michigan Region and its chapters are responsible to maintain communication with Phi Theta Kappa international, and to maintain observance of Phi Theta Kappa programming, in order to promote the four Hallmarks upon which the society if founded; Scholarship, Leadership, Service, and Fellowship.

Competitive Edge

This is Phi Theta Kappa's web portal, Use this portal to access scholarship applications, award applications and Competitive Edge, Phi Theta Kappa's professional and personal development tool.

Competitive Edge is designed to provide you with resources and activities to help you increase personal and professional development skills highly sought-after by four-year colleges and employers alike. Specifically, Competitive Edge focuses on communication, research, planning and team-building skills. is dedicated to serving as an online resource to promote positive two year completion and transfer pathways, empowering students and the higher education personnel who support them to achieve their goals in a seamless, timely manner. Powered by Phi Theta Kappa, the International Honor Society of Community Colleges, is open to ALL community college students attending partner institutions.

Community College Completion Corps

The Community College Completion Corps serves to encourage students to complete their community college degreee or credential before transferring to a university or four year intistution. Here you will find more information on what C4 is, materials to conduct your own awareness campaign, and report your chapter's accomplishemnts in promoting college completion.

Honors in Action

Honors in Action is part of the Five Star Chapter Develoment Program. Honors in Action is the process that provides opportunities to apply learning and practice real-world problem-solving by developing an in-depth, action-oriented project related to Honors Study Topic research. Academic research into the themes related to the Honors Study Topic is what makes the difference between Honors in Action and simply action. Honors in Action is informed action designed to make a lasting impact and contribute to the betterment of society.

Community College Success

Community College Success is a blog provided by motivational speaker Isa Adney to help community college students succeed in their academic pursuits. Isa Adney is a former ΦΘΚ chapter president and author of the bestselling book Community College Success. She has been featured on local and national television shows, and was recently named one of GOOD Magazine's Top 100 People Moving the World Forward. To learn how to get Isa to speak to students on your campus about how to succeed in college visit

The SoCanU Project

The SoCanU Project is the latest of Isa Adney's exploits geared towards encouraging students to succeed in their academic pursuits by having them be able to read and contribute to peer tesimonials on what obsatlces students just like you have had to overcome to pursue thier academic dreams.


Campuspeak is a wonderful rescource that focuses on assisting student governements develop strong and effective leaders. They provide multiple services including, motivational speaking, leadership workshops, consultation, and faclilitating events.

TJ Sullivan's Leadership Blog

This is a blog provided by co-founder of Campuspeak, TJ Sullivan. Subjects include student leadership, greek life, and his book Motivating the Middle: Fighting Apathy in Student Organizations.