Omicron Delta Kappa


Founded in 1914 at Washington and Lee University in Lexington, Virginia, ODK was the first college honor society to have a national scope and honor students for meritorious leadership and service in extracurricular activities. Bowling Green’s chapter was created in 1949 and since then more than 1,700 students, faculty, staff and alumni have been initiated.

Bowling Green is home to the Beta Tau chapter of ODK.

The BGSU Chapter of Omicron Delta Kappa has contributed to the leadership development opportunities for faculty, staff, and students since their founding in 1949. Some of the most notable accomplishments of BGSU's chapter includes:

  • 2022 Clay Grant Recipient
  • 2020-2021 Circle of Distinction Award
  • Increased induction cohort by 300% since fall 2018
  • Leads 4+ semesterly service events
  • Consistently collaborates with 3+ community organizations
Javana Joyce
Vice President
Jaelyn Withem
Zachary Noesen
Nicholas Brown
Events/Fundraising Chair Hannah Boyle
Public Relations Kaylee Shinaver

Updated: 06/03/2022 06:24PM