Muhlenberg College will honor two Phi Beta Kappa recipients from Warwick during its Honors Convocation on Sunday, April 22.
Joseph Fielding, of the Class of 2012, and James Patefield, of the Class of 2013, will be recognized at the same ceremony. Joseph is an English major. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Steven P. Fielding and is a graduate of Bishop Hendricken High School.
James is an English and Theatre major and is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas J. Patefield. He is also a graduate of Bishop Hendricken High School.
Established in 1776 at the College of William and Mary, Phi Beta Kappa is a distinguished fellowship of scholars devoted to liberal education and intellectual pursuits. The Muhlenberg Chapter was granted a charter by the National Honor Society in 1967. Based on national standards, selection to Phi Beta Kappa represents the most outstanding academic achievement in the arts and sciences. The ceremony will be held in Egner Memorial Chapel at 3:30 p.m.
Founded in 1848, Muhlenberg College is a highly selective liberal arts college in Allentown, Pa. It is affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America.