North Carolina State University, Student and Other Organizations, Phi Zeta Honor Society, Psi Chapter Records 1984-2017

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Phi Zeta. Psi Chapter
Size
96 Kilobytes; 0.25 linear feet (1 archival half box)
Call number
UA 021.523
Access to materials

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The North Carolina State University, Student and Other Organizations, Phi Zeta Honor Society, Psi Chapter Records contain brochures, histories, a membership list, and an induction ceremony program with accompanying powerpoint file. Materials range in date from 1984 to 2017.

The Honor Society of Phi Zeta began at Cornell University in 1925, with the first meeting occurring in 1929 in Detroit, Michigan. Soon after, several other chapters formed. The name derives from the Latin "Philozoi," meaning "love for animals." The object of the Society, as laid out in the Constitution, is "to recognize and promote scholarship and research in matters pertaining to the welfare and disease of animals." Meetings are held annually in conjunction with the AVMA Convention and two research awards are sponsored per year to help fund lectures at different chapters. Membership is open to veterinary professionals as well as students.

North Carolina State University chartered the Psi Chapter in 1984.

Biographical/historical note

The Honor Society of Phi Zeta began at Cornell University in 1925, with the first meeting occurring in 1929 in Detroit, Michigan. Soon after, several other chapters formed. The name derives from the Latin "Philozoi," meaning "love for animals." The object of the Society, as laid out in the Constitution, is "to recognize and promote scholarship and research in matters pertaining to the welfare and disease of animals." Meetings are held annually in conjunction with the AVMA Convention and two research awards are sponsored per year to help fund lectures at different chapters. Membership is open to veterinary professionals as well as students.

North Carolina State University chartered the Psi Chapter in 1984.

Scope/content

The North Carolina State University, Student and Other Organizations, Phi Zeta Honor Society, Psi Chapter Records contain brochures, histories, a membership list, and an induction ceremony program with accompanying powerpoint file. Materials range in date from 1984 to 2017.

Arrangement

This collection has not yet received full archival processing. Materials are arranged in the order received.

Use of these materials

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], North Carolina State University, Student and Other Organizations, Phi Zeta Honor Society, Psi Chapter Records, UA 021.523, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Source of acquisition

Transferred from North Carolina State University, Phi Zeta Honor Society, Psi Chapter, 2017 April (Accession 2017.0087)

Processing information

Processed by: Cathy Dorin-Black, 2017 April; Finding aid written by: Cathy Dorin-Black, 2017 April; Digital materials processed by Cathy Dorin-Black, 2017 April

Honor Society of Veterinary Medicine Brochure 2015 May 8 (Accession 2017.0087)
Half box 1, Folder 1
Induction and Awards Ceremony [Powerpoint file] 2017 Apr. (Accession 2017.0087)
Size: 1 file; 96 Kilobytes
Brochure, Membership List 1984-1987

Materials in this folder have restricted access. Please contact the Special Collections Research Center for more information.

Half box 1, Folder 2

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], North Carolina State University, Student and Other Organizations, Phi Zeta Honor Society, Psi Chapter Records, UA 021.523, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Use of these materials

The nature of the NCSU Libraries' Special Collections means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The NCSU Libraries claims only physical ownership of most Special Collections materials.

The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.

This collection may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which North Carolina State University assumes no responsibility.