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Call for Nominations for the KON Board By July 20

The current Board has done an amazing job giving guidance to KON through two new Executive Directors. They have served much longer than expected to help with these transitions. Thanks for your service to KON!

Please nominate yourself or another to serve in one of the following roles: Chair-elect, Secretary, Vice Chairs (2), Student Board Members (3) Publications Committee (6) and Nominating Committee (2-4).  Read the Details HERE
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The Mission of Kappa Omicron Nu is to promote empowered leaders through excellence in scholarship, leadership, and research in the human sciences.

Our vision includes lifelong opportunities for professional and personal growth through networking, education and service.

We value strong affiliate networks, continuing advancements in one's profession, and recognition of quality scholarship, leadership, and research.

KON defines the human sciences professions eligible for membership to include:

  • Family & Consumer Sciences
  • Exercise Science, Kinesiology, Athletic Training
  • Food Science & Human Nutrition, Hotel & Restaurant Management
  • Health Sciences, Wellness
  • Human and Child Development, Gerontology, Social Work
  • Interior Design and Human Environment
  • Personal and Family Financial Planning
  • Textiles & Apparel, Design, Merchandising Management
  • Educator training in these fields
  • Related Fields

ACHSKappa Omicron Nu is proud to be a certified member of the Association of College Honor Societies (ACHS). The mission of ACHS is to build a cohesive community of national and international honor societies, individually and collaboratively exhibiting excellence in scholarship, service, programs and governance. Only non-profit honor societies may become member of ACHS.

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