Beta Psi Chapter of Gamma Theta Upsilon

Gamma Theta Upsilon (GTU) is an international honor society in geography.  The Beta Psi Chapter of GTU (Geography Club) is a registered student organization at K-State.  All students and faculty, whether GTU members or not, are encouraged to participate in the academic, service, and social functions sponsored by GTU. The chapter constitution and bylaws can be reviewed by clicking on this link.

Organization Goals

  • To further professional interest in geography by affording a common organization for those interested in the field; 
  • To strengthen student and professional training through academic experiences in addition to those of the classroom and laboratory; 
  • To advance the status of geography as a cultural and practical discipline for study and investigation; 
  • To encourage student research of high quality, and to promote an outlet for publication; 
  • To create and administer funds for furthering graduate study and/or research in the field of geography.

Regular Chapter Activities

  • Brown Bag Talks
  • Department Guest Speakers
  • Annual Spring Banquet
  • Geography Awareness Week Display - KSU Student Union
  • Adopt-A-Highway Program
  • Social Picnics/Movie Nights
  • Field Trips

GTU Officers for 2013-14

President
Bill Wetherholt
insitu@@k-state.edu

Vice President
Brian Mulcahy
bmulcahy@k-state.edu

Secretary
Nick Patch
patchnl@k-state.edu

Treasurer
Scott McConaghy
mcconagh@k-state.edu

 

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