MCC Students Make Phi Theta Kappa 2020-21 All-Connecticut Academic Team

MANCHESTER, Conn.  (April 12, 2021) – Three Manchester Community College students were named to the 2020-2021 Phi Theta Kappa All-Connecticut Academic Team. The All-Connecticut Academic Team recognizes the outstanding scholarly achievements and leadership accomplishments of students enrolled in associate degree programs in Connecticut’s colleges.

This year’s team members are Geeta Khade, of Vernon/Rockville; Gideon Osei Bonsu, of Manchester; and Nadia Zuniga, of East Hartford.  They will be honored at a virtual All-Connecticut ceremony on April 16.

The All-Connecticut Academic Team is one of the All-USA Community College qualifying teams sponsored by Phi Theta Kappa, community college presidents and community colleges in 38 participating states. Team members each receive a medallion and a proclamation from the governor’s office, and they are eligible for the national All-USA Academic team, which awards scholarships.

About Phi Theta Kappa Alpha Upsilon Alpha Chapter

Founded in November 1918, Phi Theta Kappa is an internationally acclaimed honor society recognizing the academic achievement of associate degree students. The purpose of Phi Theta Kappa is to recognize and encourage scholarship among two-year college students. MCC’s

Alpha Upsilon Alpha was founded as a chapter in May 1991 and has a proud history on campus. The Alpha Upsilon Alpha chapter continues to promote scholarship, develop leadership and service and cultivate fellowship among qualified students at Manchester Community College.