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Golden Key International Honour Society Open House November 1, 2006 Officer Introductions President: Julie Thompson Vice President: Andi Levine Treasurer/Fundraising Officer: Jackie Szeto Secretary: Celia Futch Honorary Member Director: Alison Brown Webmaster: Michael Vong

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golden key international honour society open house
Golden Key

International Honour Society

Open House

November 1, 2006

officer introductions
Officer Introductions
  • President: Julie Thompson
  • Vice President: Andi Levine
  • Treasurer/Fundraising Officer: Jackie Szeto
  • Secretary: Celia Futch
  • Honorary Member Director: Alison Brown
  • Webmaster: Michael Vong
  • Publicity Director/Newsletter Editor: Gina Faridniya
what is golden key
What is Golden Key?
  • Golden Key is an International Honour Society which recognizes and encourages academic achievement and excellence.
  • Membership is by invitation only to those students who earn this outstanding academic distinction.
  • Founded in 1977 at Georgia State University in Atlanta and has since expanded in the U.S. and internationally.
  • The UC Davis Chapter was founded on June 2, 1986.
  • There are 335 collegiate chapters throughout the United States, Australia, Canada, Malaysia, South Africa and New Zealand.
  • Well Known Members include Bill Clinton, Bill Cosby, Ronald Reagan, John Grisham and Colin Powell
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Mission: To enable members to realize their potential by connecting individual achievement with service and lifelong opportunity.
  • Values: Integrity, Collaboration, Innovation, Respect, Diversity, Excellence, Engagement.
why join golden key
Why Join Golden Key?
  • Prestigious academic recognition
    • Largest and most active honor society
    • Recognition at the Induction Ceremony
    • Graduation Items
  • Resume Builder
    • Assists with Graduate Program Applications and career placement
  • Scholarships- nearly $500,000 each year!
    • In all different areas of study
    • More that $4 million awarded to date
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Why Join Golden Key?
  • Career Assistance
    • exclusive internship and career opportunities
    • online career center powered by Vault.com
  • Leadership opportunities
    • chapter leadership, leadership conferences
  • Community Service Opportunities
    • Both ongoing and one time community service options
    • Partnerships with Make A Difference Day, Teach For America, and America’s Promise on the National Level
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Why Join Golden Key?
  • Publications
    • opportunity to be published in Golden Key’s award winning annual magazine CONCEPTS
    • Monthly electronic newsletter with Golden Key news, updates on new membership benefits, job announcements and more
  • Worldwide networking
    • Nearly 350 chapters worldwide
    • Membership Network of 1.5 million including accomplished university faculty and staff, and business leaders
  • Discounts
    • Reduced rates for many products and services including Princeton Review Test Prep, MBNA Financial Services, Car Insurance, hotel and travel, and more
how to join golden key
How to Join Golden Key
  • Invitations have been sent out with instructions on how to join
  • It is a one-time payment of $70 for lifetime membership
  • The Induction Ceremony will be in Winter Quarter
  • If you have above a 3.5 GPA, are a junior or senior, and have not received an invitation email memberservices@goldenkey.org and attach a copy of your transcript
general meetings for fall 2006
General Meetings for Fall 2006
  • Tuesday November 7 @ 6:00pm, Wellman 202
  • Tuesday November 28 @ 6:00pm, Wellman 202
fall 2006 events
Fall 2006 Events
  • Carnations and Cards for the Elderly
  • Turkey Trot Volunteering- Saturday November 18th 7:45-10:30am
  • Habitat For Humanity- Saturday December 2nd
  • Better World Books Drive- Finals Week
  • Honorary Member Luncheon- Sunday December 3
winter 2007 events
Winter 2007 Events
  • Induction Ceremony- January
  • Ice skating social event- January
  • NAMI Dinner- Thursday February 22, 5-9pm at Veterans’ Memorial Center
  • Laser Tag social event- February
  • Valentine’s Day Party and Bingo with the Elderly- February
  • Habitat For Humanity- March
  • Better World Books Drive- Finals Week
past events
Past Events
  • Tutoring at Elementary, Middle and High Schools
  • Barbeque Socials
  • Animal Shelter Clean Up
  • Kinder Olympics
  • Holiday Toy Drive
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Yolo County Food Bank
  • Sort canned food
  • Pack boxes of canned food for needy families
heartbeat run
Heartbeat Run
  • Hand out water to runners
  • Help at start and finish lines
  • Help with kid’s race
gk point system
GK Point System
  • Point Distribution

-community service: 3 pts/hr

- fundraisers: 2pts/hr

- meetings: 2pts

- social events: 2pts for 1st hr, 1pt after that

- donation drive: varies

- article for newsletter: 3pts

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How does point system work?

- 20 pts allows you to purchase grad items at a discounted price

- 35 points = free Golden Key gift

- 60 points = 20% off a graduation item + a free Golden Key gift

- 120 points = 35% off a graduation item plus a free Golden Key gift

- 160 points = 35% off a graduation item + a free Golden Key gift + a free pizza.

- 200 points = $100.00 off the registration cost of GK International Convention or receive 35% off a graduation item + a free Golden Key gift + a free pizza

gk graduation items
GK Graduation items

Honor Medallion Honor Cord Honor Stole

officer positions
Officer Positions
  • Now accepting Officer Applications for all positions
  • Terms last until April 2007
  • Officer Applications available after the meeting
thank you for coming
Thank You For Coming
  • Please join our facebook group “UC Davis Golden Key” for updates
  • Please visit our website at goldenkey.ucdavis.edu
  • Feel free to ask our officers any questions you may have.