Phi Lambda Sigma

Summary

Phi Lambda Sigma (ΦΛΣ) is an American college honor society for pharmacy students. It was founded at Auburn University in March 1965,[1] with the support of brothers from Chi chapter of Phi Delta Chi, the Professional Pharmaceutical Sciences Fraternity, also on the Auburn campus.[2]

Phi Lambda Sigma
ΦΛΣ
The crest of Phi Lambda Sigma.png
FoundedMarch 1965; 57 years ago (1965-03)
Auburn University
TypeHonor
AffiliationACHS
EmphasisPharmacy
ScopeNational
Colors  Green and   Gold
Chapters125
Members30,000 lifetime
Headquarters40 Bailey Lane
Uniontown, PA 15401
USA
WebsiteOfficial website

By 2018 Phi Lambda Sigma had approximately 30,000 members.[3] The mission of Phi Lambda Sigma, also known as the National Pharmacy Leadership Society, is to support pharmacy leadership commitment by recognizing leaders and fostering leadership development.[4] The society was admitted to the Association of College Honor Societies (ACHS) in 2018.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Fifty years of leadership". www.pharmacist.com. Retrieved 18 July 2018.
  2. ^ According to the timeline on the Phi Delta Chi website, accessed 30 Mar 2020.
  3. ^ a b "Phi Lambda Sigma Honor Society- Pharmacy - An ACHS Member Society". achsnatl.org. Retrieved 18 July 2018.
  4. ^ "Mission". philambdasigma.org. Retrieved 18 July 2018.

External linksEdit

  • Official website
  • ACHS Phi Lambda Sigma entry
  • Phi Lambda Sigma chapter list at ACHS