Debate Society, Ayantee, 1939.

Organizations and Honor Societies


The purpose of the History Scholars is to provide a place for history majors and minors to engage in discourse about the field, and to generate an idea and purpose of what it is to be a history student.  Further, the organization’s purpose is to reach and inform fellow history students, and to provide guidance for successful study, completion of curricula, and entry into fields for which this discipline serves as a foundation.

Officers for the 2013 - 2014 Academic Year:

President: Shibrie Wilson
Vice President: Nana Opoku
Secretary: Raeven Chatman
Treasurer: Monica Bumbrey
Parliamentarian: Jonneshia Smith


Upsilon Zeta Chapter: Established at North Carolina A&T State University in 1973

Phi Alpha Theta is a professional society whose mission is to promote the study of history through the encouragement of research, good teaching, publication and the exchange of learning and ideas among historians. We seek to bring students, teachers and writers of history together for intellectual and social exchanges, which promote and assist historical research and publication by our members in a variety of ways.

Requirements for membership are as follows:

    12 completed credit hours in History at NC A&T

    3.1 GPA in History courses

    3.0 GPA overall