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Mortar Board National College Senior Honor Society presented a Gold Torch award to its chapter at Auburn University. The Gold Torch Award is a national distinction conferred annually upon the most outstanding chapters of Mortar Board.

Recipients of the Gold Torch award excel in all areas of chapter operations while promoting scholarship, leadership and meaningful service to their institutions. Mortar Board’s national president, Abigail Diehl, Ph.D., remarked, “We are extremely proud of our Gold Torch chapters.Their members set the bar for excellence as scholar-leaders on their campuses, and their innovative programming positively impacts their communities throughout the year.”

Chapter President Olivia Taylor, of Macon, Ga. accepted the award at the Society’s national conference held recently in Phoenix. The chapter was one of 37 earning the honor.