Professional Development

October 2018 - What Makes a Great Scholar?

The BYU Chapter of Phi Kappa Phi hosted an event entitled What Makes a Great Scholar? Three distinguished BYU faculty members presented ideas on what students can do to enhance their own scholarship and find success, not only here at BYU, but throughout their professional lives. Below are links to audio or video recordings of these presentations.
  • Dr. Rebekka Matheson, BYU Department of Psychology

Presentation audio recording: Fear and Scholarship


  • Dr. Clark D. Asay, BYU J. Reuben Clark Law School

Presentation audio recording: Consistency in Scholarship


  • Dr. James P. Porter, Dean, BYU College of Life Sciences

Presentation video recording: Achievement and Scholarship


Winter 2017 - Professional Development Day

The BYU Chapter of Phi Kappa Phi helped students advance their career pursuits by offering a fair with free professional photos, counseling on graduate school scholarships, and resume reviews for those pursuing a full-time job.

October 2016 - Networking Round Table

Phi Kappa Phi members had a roundtable networking event, where they discussed their goals to the rest of the group, and if a member had a connection or a way to help in those goals, they shared contact information and worked together after to help that goal become a reality.