Stony Brook Chapter Launches New Program in Collaboration with the Stony Brook International Students Organization

by GOLDEN KEY INNOVATION TEAM

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.

This semester, the ImageStony Brook Chapter of Golden Key initiated a new program in collaboration with the Stony Brook International Students Organization named “English Pal.” The program is designed to pair International students with native-speakers in order to provide an opportunity for them to practice conversational English. The pairs meet for 30 minutes a week to discuss everything from history and science to current events and gossip. In addition to practicing English, this program helps the International students become familiar with the American culture and common idioms as well as enlightening American students to the world outside their borders. The program has been meet with enthusiasm on all sides and looks to have a bright future at Stony Brook!Image

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.