Individual Member Ceremony
YOU ARE NOW A PART OF
The world’s largest collegiate honour society. Membership into the Society is by invitation only and applies to the top 15% of college and university sophomores, juniors and seniors, as well as top-performing graduate students in all fields of study, based solely on their academic achievements.
Golden Key has chapters at over 400 colleges and universities in Australia, Canada, India, Malaysia, New Zealand, South Africa, The Bahamas and the United States.
Golden Key wants: To enable you to realize your potential through the advancement of academics, leadership and community service. always show Integrity, Collaboration, Innovation, Respect, Diversity, Excellence and Engagement
GREETINGS AND KEYNOTE
A word from the Regional Director Southern Africa
Dr. Elmie Castleman
You have been inducted as a member of Golden Key International Honour Society. Your selection to Golden Key was based on that which you have accomplished. Membership in Golden Key is a privilege and an honour, which brings with it certain responsibilities.
Endeavour to maintain and promote high standards of academic achievement. Serve as leaders among your peers, as seekers of wisdom. The purpose of a university education is to enrich you as a person. More than the accumulation of facts, it is an integration of all your experiences in a determined learning process.
Be a person of good character, upholding high moral and ethical standards. Let honesty and fairness guide your every decision and excellence rule your every action. In this way, you and society will prosper.
Make a commitment to support the activities of Golden Key. Your leadership, organisational and communication skills will be refined and new friendships will be gained. Through you, our Chapter can contribute in a very tangible way to the well-being of this University.
The key holder is a leader, but the greatest leader is the greatest servant. As a member of Golden Key International Honour Society, you have chosen to live as a seeker of wisdom with a lifestyle of service. You have demonstrated your ability; now fulfill your potential.