Phi Eta Sigma & Alpha Lambda Delta

National PES crestNational ALD crest

2016-2017 Officers
President: Chase Graham
Vice President: Campbell Reid
Secretary: Monica Cherry
Treasurer: Unfilled 
Historian: Kayla Green   
Social Media Specialist: Jessica Carroll
Due to the lateness of officer elections- The officers above will hold office through Aug. 2018.
FACULTY ADVISOR: Elva A. Resendez, Instructor, Management

Summer 2015

PES/ALD members visited Tiger Creek in Tyler Texas on June 19, 2015 as part of our annual service to the external community.  This year, Tiger Creek recognized our chapter for their annual service by erecting a plaque in honor of Texas A&M University-Commerce.


Spring 2015

PES/ALD Induction 2015

2015 induction

We have invited 213 to join as members.  Mark your calendars for April 16th at 6:30pm in the Conference Room of the RSC.  Excited to meet some new members!

Fall 2014

Dec. 9th- Delivery of Cards to Oak Manor- Commerce, TX

group chair PES pic

Dec. 2- Oak Manor Nursing Home Card Assemby and Holiday Gathering

We are collecting for the Commerce Food Pantry- Bring a can of food!

pic rashid

1st Meeting Sept. 17th!

Bois D'Arc Bash- Selling with the Commerce Tigersharks Swim Team!

Selling bottled water- Way to go Chris and Shane and Shelby!!!!!


Homecoming Parade 2014 Nov. 1-

Shane is our fearless leader who led our group in style!  Marielena, Chris, Shelby, Jenise, Christine, etc!!! Dress up is fun!


Mane Event Preview Day 2015- Here we go!

Summer 2014

June 13-Tiger Creek Wildlife Refuge

Members left Commerce Tx at 10am bound for Tyler Tx to plant flower beds and transplant foliage.  We worked hard, but it got done!!!

LION Orientation All Summer

Katrina single-handedly (a lot) held post at our orientations as we provided information to our students and potential members about PES & ALD

Spring 2014 Events

April 17, 2014- 6:30pm Induction- Sam Rayburn Student Center-

More to come...!

2014 induction

Fall 2013 Events

Spring 2013 Mixer

September 13, 2013 First Ever Social/Mixer- Pizza, fun and more, get to know each other- Alumni Building, 6pm-8pm.

September 17, 2013 First Fall Meeting- We will discuss our participation in the Bois D'Arc Bash, Fall events and more!

September 28, 2013 Bois D'Arc Bash appearance

October 2013 Financial Literacy Seminar

Spring 2013 Induction

Spring 2013 PES ALD Induction

Spring 2013 Events

February 26, 2013- Meeting & Social- Reconnect at The Club in the Sam Rayburn Student Center: Let's get together, talk, plan, then enjoy the movie Wreck It Ralph together!  Meet & Greet begins at 6pm.

April 3, 2013 Induction- Sam Rayburn Student Center- Commerce, TX 

Last year's Spring 2012 induction was a record year for our chapter and we received the Silver Delta Award from Alpha Lambda Delta for our increase in membership!  But adding membership is just the start...we want to keep our involvement both on and off campus alive at CISD and at Orientation and Mane Event Preview Day.  For this, we need the continued enthusiasm of ALL our members!  CURRENT MEMBERS:  join us April 3, 2013 for our 2013 induction.  We will again be soliciting volunteers from organizations on campus as well as from the community to join us in welcoming this group of recognized students.  Also, if you are a new member and would like to help us welcome our candidates, email me...!  I have moved, I am in BA 348D.  Drop by!

We will be recognizing many of our SENIORS who will be graduating this semester.  Come join them in this monumental induction!  We hope to set a new record and make some new fantastic friends.

Save the date!

Fall 2012 Events

Phi Eta Sigma National Conference and Workshops- Oct. 4th-7th-A delegation of officers and myself will travel to Salt Lake City, Utah to represent our school.  We received two awards at the conference!

Ice Cream Social- Oct. 16th- One Stop Shop- Get to know your members!  Come one come all!  I would love to see a record number of members in attendance!  We will be hosting a group of 4H students from Greenville, TX.

ALD National Workshop-San Antonio- Oct. 19th & 20th- A delegation of officers and Pamela Webster will travel to San Antonio Texas to represent our school at the ALD Workshop.

Mane Event Preview Day- Oct. 20- We will be setting up and a table and providing information to parents/students about PES/ALD @ A&M-Commerce.

Spring 2012 Induction March 21, 2012

2012 Induction

We invite family and friends of our inductees to join us for the evening at the Sam Rayburn Student Center at 7pm. 

General Information

People are initiated into the Texas A&M University-Commerce chapter of Phi Eta Sigma and Alpha Lambda Delta on the basis of achieving a 3.5 or above GPA during their freshman year, after they complete twelve to twenty-four hours at the university. 

Spring 2011 Induction

PES ALD Spring 2011 Induction

Mane Event 2011

Mane Event 2011

Mane Event 2011 Group

Fall 2010 Induction New Members

New Members Fall 2010

Phi Eta Sigma is strictly an honor society. It emphasizes academic excellence and excellence in other areas. Members are also eligible to receive undergraduate and graduate scholarships that the national organization offers. The national organization awards more than $160,000 in scholarships each year. Any member interested in applying for one of these scholarships should contact the faculty adviser very early in the spring semester. We have honor cords and medallions for members to wear at graduation. The cost is $8 each. Members interested in obtaining these items should contact the faculty advisor. The faculty adviser of the Texas A&M University-Commerce chapter of Phi Eta Sigma and Alpha Lambda Delta is Elva A. Resendez. Her email address is Success Coach, Student Access and Success Center, Rm 137 903-468-8668.To reach the homepage of Phi Eta Sigma National Honor Society, click here.The 2004-2005 academic year saw the operational joining of Alpha Lambda Delta and Phi Eta Sigma chapter Texas A&M University-Commerce. Membership requirements for Alpha Lambda Delta are the same as those for Phi Eta Sigma: a GPA of 3.5 at the end of one semester of freshman work or at the end of the freshman year. To visit the homepage of the national office of Alpha Lambda Delta, click here. The homepage contains information for parents, prospective members, and others as well as information about available scholarships.


At the first Student Organization Awards Banquet, held on April 22, 2004, Phi Eta Sigma received the award for highest student organization grade point average in the honor societies category. Below is a picture of our president for 2003-2004, Maria Ranit, receiving the award from Joyce Scott, provost of the university.

Site created by Richard Tuerk on May 21, 2004.

Last updated February, 2012 by Elva A. Resendez.