BU Chapter of Honors Fraternity Recognized

BLOOMSBURG— Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania’s chapter of the honors fraternity Beta Gamma Sigma (BGS-BU) has again earned highest honors from its national organization. Beta Gamma Sigma is an honors organization whose focus is on academic excellence in the field of business.

Being awarded the highest honors distinction allows BGS-BU to submit nominations for multiple society-wide awards from the national fraternity, including the Business Achievement Award, Entrepreneurial Achievement Award, and the Outstanding Chapter Award. It also gives one free registration to a BGS-BU member to attend the Global Leadership Summit. BGS-BU is also regularly recognized at conferences and luncheons due to this distinction.

BGS-BU attained the highest honors award for a chapter by being active in Beta Gamma Sigma initiatives, community services, and scholarship opportunities.

Membership to BGS-BU is by invitation only. The top ten percent of undergraduate and top 20 percent of graduate business students at Bloomsburg University are invited to join. The advisors for BGS-BU are Dr. Loren Selznick and Dr. Carolyn LaMacchia, both of the department of business education and information and technology management.

Bloomsburg University is one of 14 universities in Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education. The university serves approximately 9,600 students, offering comprehensive programs of study in the colleges of Education, Business, Liberal Arts and Science and Technology.