Mortar Board is a national honor society that recognizes college seniors for excellence in scholarship, leadership and service. Mortar Board members represent the top scholars and leaders on their campuses. Since its establishment in 1918, nearly a quarter of a million members have been initiated at 226 chartered chapters across the nation. The University of Tulsa Chapter was founded in 1950.
Mortar Board provides opportunities for continued leadership development, promotes service to colleges and universities and encourages lifelong contributions to the global community. Additionally, Mortar Board offers numerous benefits and opportunities to members, including career networking, fellowships and awards.
Scroll is the honor society for juniors, sponsored by Mortar Board. Requirements include 60 or more credit hours and a 3.0 grade point average.
Lantern is the honor society for sophomores, sponsored by Motar Board. Requirements include 30 to 60 credit hours and a 3.0 grade point average.
Mortar Board, Inc., a national honor society that recognizes college seniors for their achievements in scholarship, leadership and service, provides opportunities for continued leadership development, promotes service to colleges and universities and encourages lifelong contributions to the global community.
(Adopted July 1994)
A National Project was established in 1985. The National Project has promoted many issues through activities on campus and in the community. At the 2002 Mortar Board National Conference, "Reading is Leading" was made the permanent National Project. Some past issues addressed through the National Project include: organ donor awareness, AIDS awareness, women's issues and children's issues.
Title: Daniel Crunkleton, Assistant Professor of Chemical Engineering
Office: College of Engineering and Natural Sciences
Address: Keplinger Hall U301b
Phone: (918) 631-2644
National Web site: www.motarboard.com
Local Organization: http://orgs.utulsa.edu/mortarboard