National Communication Honors Fraternity
Ohio University-Beta Mu Chapter
About Lambda Pi Eta
|Lambda Pi Eta is the official
communication studies honor society of the National Communication
Association (NCA). As a member of the Association of College Honor
Societies(ACHS), LPH has over 400 active chapters at four-year colleges
and universities worldwide.
LPH was founded in 1985 at the University of Arkansas. LPH became a part of the National Communication Association (NCA) in 1988, and the official honor society of the NCA in July 1995.
LPH represents what Aristotle described in his book, Rhetoric, as the three ingredients of persuasion: Logos (Lambda) meaning logic, Pathos (Pi) relating to emotion, and Ethos (Eta) defined as character credibility and ethics.
Goals of Lambda Pi Eta