Stony Brook University Chapter Wins Award


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.

The Stony Brook University chapter was recognized by the National Residence Hall Honorary (NRHH) with the “Of The Month Award” for Best Community Service Project in the month of October. They earned the award for their Pink and Denim Day charity event that helped raise money for the Carol M. Baldwin Breast Cancer Research Fund. They were able to raise over $2,000 in just an hour and a half! On 14 October, the chapter hosted over 80 volunteers at various locations throughout campus to spread the word about the event and collect donations.

About Golden Key

Golden Key is the world's largest collegiate honor society. Membership into the Society is by invitation only and applies to the top 15% of college and university sophomores, juniors and seniors, as well as top-performing graduate students in all fields of study, based solely on their academic achievements. As an international honor society with more than 400 chapters at colleges and universities around the world, Golden Key is committed to a high standard of scholastic achievement, and an ethos of integrity, innovation, respect, collaboration and diversity.