Tau Phi Chapter Phi Alpha Theta History Honor Society New Members 2015

The History Department maintains an active Tau-Phi chapter of Phi Alpha Theta, the international history honors society with membership based on strict academic requirements. 

Click HERE for induction ceremony photos! 


Undergraduate Students

Kathleen Boyce

John Brennan

Laura Campbell

Patrick Ciapciak

Michael Collins

Hollis Ekroth

Joseph Farmer

Joseph Gaule

John Kraus

Ryan Murtha

Erin Mysogland

Brian Polk

Patrick Riley

Kevin Samolsky

Elise VanArsdale

Graduate Students

Anna Fitzpatrick

Alexander Harding

Sarah Johnson

Chelse Martin

Elizabeth Motich

Christopher Pegg

Melissa Tracy






Some comments from recent graduates:

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"History allowed me to be theoretical and critical in my thinking with the ability to make specific comparisons and analogies with the information I acquired."

"Villanova has an excellent history program with courses on a wide variety of subjects offered each semester."

"The history department has really exceeded my expectations...everyone has been professional as well as warm and welcoming."