Tau Phi Chapter Phi Alpha Theta History Honor Society New Members 2014

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 and further event details! 

Undergraduate Students

Gabriella Arauco-Shapiro

Oliver Ayer

Daniel Center

John Coleman

Thomas Dooner

Melissa Eckels

Samantha Focht

Mary Katherine Hickey

Nicholas Holden

Michael LaFlash

Kathryn Lenart

Brianna Mattio

Meghan McGrath

Paul Miller

Janine Perri


John Piontkowski

Amanda Reagan

Hayley Regan

Nelson Rice

Samantha Salvo

Cherisse Smith

Michael Sorensen

Thomas Trainer

Chelsea Turiano

Jane VanDe Weghe

Patrick Wall

Devlin Woods

Graduate Students

James Esposito

Jennifer Putnam

Christina Virok

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."