Ashley Colen of Sycamore was initiated into the honor society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines. Colen was initiated at the University of Kansas.
About 32,000 students, faculty, staff and alumni are initiated into Phi Kappa Phi each year. Membership is by invitation and requires nomination and approval by a chapter. Only the top 10 percent of seniors, 7.5 percent of juniors and 10 percent of graduate students are eligible for membership.