Gamma Kappa Alpha National italian honor society
Call For Application
If you have taken (or are taking) two Italian classes and one of them is an advanced course;
If your grade is at least a B; You are eligible to apply for membership of our Italian Honor Society.
We only ask for your commitment to your academic excellence in Italian and to support all things Italian.
- You will receive a cord for graduation, a certificate to frame, and you will earn an important line in your resume
- Your name will be inserted in the national membership list and in the next bulletin
- You will be eligible to apply for the national scholarships
DEADLINE TO APPLY: ONGOING, you will be inducted at the first available ceremony.
Turn in your application in Dr. Serra’s mailbox in the Languages Department, and include:
Your dues + Letter Stating:
Your current level of Italian
Your grades so far
The Italian classes you have taken
Any extra-participation in Club Insieme or Italian Program activities
Your commitment to participate to our meetings and activities as much as possible
Your email and contact information
Benvenuti to our Honor Society!
Every semester, the GKA Research Day unites graduate and undegraduate students in specific research projects: cataloging the Badia family and the Fruttauro-Vivo letter collections; interpreting Tom DiSalvo's paintings; decyphering a 1812 manuscript opera libretto "Amalia e Carlo"; translating the illustrated art book "Rahul" for its bilingual publication, and more.
First Induction Ceremony Gamma Kappa Alpha, December 2017
Gamma Kappa Alpha Induction Ceremony, Spring 2018
Gamma Kappa Alpha Induction Ceremony, Fall 2018
Gamma Kappa Alpha Induction Ceremony, Spring 2019
Gamma Kappa Alpha Induction Ceremony, Fall 2019
Gamma Kappa Alpha Induction Ceremony, Fall 2020
Gamma Kappa Alpha Induction Ceremony, Fall 2021
Gamma Kappa Alpha Induction Ceremony, Spring 2022 (followed by GKA Research Day on "Rahul")
Gamma Kappa Alpha Induction Ceremony, Fall 2022
Gamma Kappa Alpha Induction Ceremony, Spring 2023, and toast to the 10th ceremony!