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Nominations are now Open!

Phalanx is happy to announce that nominations are now open for Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities & Colleges, White Key Society, 2017 David M. Darrin ’40 Counseling Award in celebration of CLASS, and Phalanx Honor Society Regular and Honorary Membership. For more details on the nomination process, selection criteria, or nomination forms, please use the navigation bar to the right.

Phalanx Alumni Reception at Reunion and Homecoming

Phalanx alumni and current Phalanx members are invited to attend a Phalanx Alumni Reception event on Saturday, October 8, 2016 as part of Reunion and Homecoming. The event will take place from 4-6pm in the Harkness Room at ECAV where hors d’oeuvres will be served. Members are encouraged to wear their Phalanx jackets.

Congratulation to the Class of 2016!RPI Darrin 2016

Phalanx Honor Society congratulates its graduating members, and the entire Class of 2016 on this momentous achievement! Phalanx President Hannah Trasatti presented the David M. Darrin ’40 Counseling Award to Dr. Marianne Nyman of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering on stage at Commencement.

Congratulations to the 2016-2017 Phalanx Officers

Phalanx OfficersPhalanx Honor Society is happy to announce our brand new officers for the coming years. We know that they will bring great ideas and initiative to the organization!

President – Christopher Hoskins
Vice President – Christopher Markum
Treasurer – Ian Gross
Secretary – Matthew Poegel

Passing of Phalanx Honorary Mark Smith H080

We are greatly saddened by the passing of Dean of Students and Phalanx Honorary Mark Smith H080. Having been with Rensselaer since 1986, Dean Smith was an indispensable member of the community. He will be greatly missed by all. Our condolences to his loved ones during this time.

David M. Darrin ’40 Counseling Award Winnernyman_marianne_web

Phalanx would like to congratulate Dr. Marianne Nyman of the Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering on being chosen as the 43rd recipient of the David M. Darrin ’40 Counseling Award! We applaud Dr. Nyman for her continued devotion to students over the past 18 years.

Current Phalanx ProjectsPhalanx_Room_Floor_Plan - Move ProjectorPhalanx_Room_Floor_Plan-from windows

Take a look at Phalanx’s current projects! Including a renovation of the Phalanx Room in the RPI Student Union and the purchase of a new Phalanx Flag.

Order your Member Pin

Lost, misplaced, or never received your membership pin? The pin is an enduring and recognizable symbol for our honor society. Phalanx pins are available by request for any Phalanx Alumni for $20 which includes shipping. At the same price, White Key pins are available to any inductees of the White Key Society. Order by contacting Phalanx at phalanx@union.rpi.edu