Welcome To Our Chapter, Fall 2019 New Inductees!

The Epsilon Chapter of Indiana at the University of Notre Dame celebrated the initiation of the Early Induction Class on November 1, 2019.

Please welcome to our membership:

  • Kevin Jim Angell
  • Joseph Lawrence Cozzi
  • Margaret Kinney Doyle
  • Robert Ray Gipson
  • William Henry Huffman
  • Noelle Grace Johnson
  • Prathm Juneja
  • Yanting Luo
  • Emily Louise Pohl
  • Mita Ramani
  • Matthew M. Schoenbauer
  • Elizabeth Marie Steiner

Dr. Jeffrey Thibert, Chapter President offered the Administration of Promise and presented the initiates with their certification. Dr. Eva Dziadula, Chapter Historian, gave a historical statement and explanation of the Key.

The Chapter also  recognized an Alumni Member, James X. Sullivan, the Gilbert F. Schaefer College Professor of Economics at the University of Notre Dame who gave a talk to the other new initiates.

Fall 2019 Induction Ceremony Program


Thank you for your membership dues!

We have received the membership dues from the following Notre Dame campus members:

  • Thomas Blantz
  • Mark Gunty
  • Christopher Kolda
  • Juan Migliore
  • Father Wilson Miscamble, CSC
  • Walter NicGorski
  • Susan Ohmer
  • Benjamin Pugsley
  • Laura Dassow Walls

Thank you so much for your support of our chapter!

2019 Keynote Speaker at Induction Ceremony

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We are very fortunate this year to have chapter member Laura Dassow Walls, the author of Henry David Thoreau: A Life and winner of the Phi Beta Kappa Christina Guass Award, as our keynote speaker this year!

The induction ceremony will take place on Saturday, May 18, at 11:30 am in Room 101 DeBartolo.

Please gather in Room 134 DeBartolo, the triangular lounge that faces the stadium, by 11:15 so that you can sign the register and process into the ceremony.

The ceremony typically lasts about 45 minutes and there will be opportunities to have your photo taken by the PBK banner afterwards.

Tickets for Induction Ceremony on May 18, 2019

Tickets for guests of inductees at the Induction ceremony may be ordered through this Google Form. Please fill out even if you do not need tickets or if you also will not be able to come. We do not want to leave out any of our inductees from this special occasion.

Induction Ticket Order Form

Inductees are allowed up to three tickets each. They DO NOT need a ticket for themselves. If you would like to request additional tickets, you may do so on the form and you will be added to a waiting list.

Please order tickets as soon as possible. Tickets will be available for pick up from Helen Cawley in 150A Hesburgh Library from May 13-16. After this date, any leftover tickets will be offered to those on the waiting list.

If you have any questions about tickets, please contact Helen Cawley at hcawley@nd.edu or 631-4039.

Congratulations on your achievement!

Graduation Cords Available Senior Week

Phi Beta Kappa cords are available for graduation!

  • $10 each (cash or check only, made out to “Phi Beta Kappa, Epsilon of Indiana”)
  • Pick up at 150A Hesburgh Library when you get your tickets to the Induction Ceremony.

The cords are not mandatory, but they are a really nice remembrance to have from your ceremony!

For more information, contact Helen Cawley at 631-4039 or hcawley@nd.edu.