Spotlights – Member stories

Golden Key Spotlight: Mary Aidonopoulos

Golden Key Spotlight: Mary Aidonopoulos

Advancing yourself above your peers is never easy, but Mary Aidonopoulos is proof that a Golden Key membership can help set you apart from the crowd in whatever field you are studying. Mary received her invitation to join in 2016 where she was studying a […]

Golden Key Spotlight: Glennetria Harold

Golden Key Spotlight: Glennetria Harold

The mission of Golden Key International Honour Society is to foster a spirit of collaboration, leadership, and service. When I began attending Golden Key meetings at the Florida State University’s chapter, I wasn’t sure of what I would get out of this membership. I thought it […]

Golden Key Spotlight: Issa Kabeer

Golden Key Spotlight: Issa Kabeer

Issa Kabeer is on a hero’s journey.  A graduate student in Diversity Leadership at Temple University, he used to shy away from campus activities before joining Golden Key. Now, Issa sparks the flame within us to become greater versions of ourselves.  As co-president of his local […]

Golden Key Spotlight: Brittany Ladson

Golden Key Spotlight: Brittany Ladson

My name is Brittany Ladson and I am a 3rd year medical student at Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine. I am also the President of MSU’s Golden Key chapter and incoming ICSL for Golden Key headquarters. I have been a pre-med student and […]

Golden Key Spotlight: Justine Hall

Golden Key Spotlight: Justine Hall

Golden Key has over two million members across the globe–and every single one of you is special. We know you work hard. Embrace academic work. Contribute to the community. Support fellow members. We’re so proud of each and every one of you, and take every […]

Golden Key Spotlight: Amanda Macdonald

Golden Key Spotlight: Amanda Macdonald

Amanda MacDonald is a powerhouse. After earning her BA from Brock University, where she rebuilt her Golden Key chapter, she landed an impressive job as Executive Director of Welland Downtown, a business development organization. Now in the final stretch of her MA degree from Brock, […]

Golden Key Spotlight: Nozipho Nkabinde

Golden Key Spotlight: Nozipho Nkabinde

Nozipho Nkabinde is unstoppable.  While serving as fundraising director of her GK chapter at the University of Pretoria and majoring in accounting and auditing, she transformed a simple school book drive into a full-fledged multi-year library project. Nozipho, a servant leader inspired by Michelle Obama […]

Golden Key Spotlight: Hassana Bashir Yakasai

Golden Key Spotlight: Hassana Bashir Yakasai

We love taking a moment to shine a light on the amazing things our members are doing around the world. Today, we’d like to share with you the story of Dr. Hassana Bashir Yakasai, a committed member of the Walden University Golden Key chapter. Here […]

Golden Key Spotlight: Brianna Perez

Golden Key Spotlight: Brianna Perez

Brianna Perez, a finance major and president of the Golden Key Chapter at Baruch College in Queens, New York, used to be shy. Not that you’d ever suspect it. She is the bold leader of her chapter in the heart of New York City, USA. […]

Golden Key Spotlight: Bayabonga Zulu

Golden Key Spotlight: Bayabonga Zulu

In recognition of his academic achievements and community service, University of KwaZulu-Natal Master’s student and Golden Key member, Bayabonga Zulu, was one of 200 students from around the world selected to attend the Golden Key Leadership Summit in Niagara Falls, Canada. Bayabonga says the summit […]