Alumni Association Notes Online

Scroll down to see current alumni association notes. Notes are organized by region.

Arkhoma - Arkansas, Oklahoma

Delta - Louisiana, Mississippi

Founders - Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia, Washington DC

Golden West - Southern California, Nevada

Keystone - Pennsylvania

Lone Star - Texas

Magnolia - Georgia

Northwest - Alberta, British Columbia, Idaho, Oregon, Montana, Washington

Pacific Coast - Northern California

Pine - North Carolina

River Valley - Ohio

Rockies - Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico

Sunshine - Florida


Arkhoma - Arkansas, Oklahoma

Oklahoma State, Gamma Chi

Gamma Chi Alumni Association

Gamma Chi Alumni hosted tailgates at all Oklahoma State home football games and held the Gamma Chi reunion during the TCU game. Hundreds of alumni and guests were in attendance at each tailgate. They also held a ribbon cutting at the new Neal L. Patterson Chapter House and the Annual Alumni Association meeting in September.

Delta - Louisiana, Mississippi

University of Southern Mississippi, Delta Mu

Delta Mu Alumni Association

Delta Mu Alumni had their 6th annual meeting in conjunction with the opening home football game. Additionally, an AAB has been selected and they are discussing chapter goals for this upcoming year.

Nicholls State University, Zeta Psi

Zeta Psi Alumni 2017 homecoming was attended by over 30 alumni and family. The alumni donated $600 to the colony's efforts.

Founders - Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia, Washington DC

Virginia Commonwealth University, Lambda Chi

Lambda Chi Chapter Alumni Association

The Lambda Chi Chapter Alumni Association (LCCAA) has recently reformed and elected new officers. In the last two months, the LCCAA has hosted numerous happy hours to spur interest in the group's re-founding. Additionally, the association launched a brand new website in August and started its first quarterly newsletter.

Golden West - Southern California, Nevada

Las Vegas Area Alumni Association

The Las Vegas Alumni Association is planning an event to celebrate Pi Kappa Alpha's 150th anniversay at McMullan's Irish Pub on March 2, 2018. They also send congratulations to brother Matt Tyburski (California State University-Sacramento, Theta Tau '97) for being recognized for his 10 years of service to Pi Kappa Alpha.


Keystone - Pennsylvania

Gannon University, Epsilon Upsilon

Lake Erie Chapter

The Lake Erie Alumni Group is planning to celebrate the 150th year of Pi Kappa Alpha on August 2-5. Events will include an open house, golf tournament, boat tour and a chapter picnic.

Lone Star - Texas

DFW Area Alumni

Dallas Area Alumni networking and social event was held on August 9, 2017 and they had 15 brothers from different chapters attend. The schools that were represented were Ferris State University, University of Texas-Arlington, University of New Mexico, Sam Houston State University, Carnegie Mellon, Texas Tech, Pittsburg State University, Stephen F Austin University, Oklahoma University, Southeast Missouri State University and Northern Arizona University. Brothers living in the area can contact this group for more information at dftwpikealumni@gmail.com or search for them on Facebook with "DFW Area Pike Alumni Facebook Group."

Magnolia - Georgia

Emory, Beta Kappa

Emory Alumni Weekend was held on October 20-22 with numerous brothers representing the classes of 1987 and 1992. The active members held a BBQ at their house to meet the alumni returning to campus.

Northwest - Alberta, British Columbia, Idaho, Oregon, Montana, Washington

University of Alberta, Lambda Epsilon

Lambda Epsilon Alumni Association

The Lambda Epsilon Alumni Association (LEAA) just finished their fourth annual homecoming alumni weekend. They hosted a weekend full of activities that included a special general meeting, billiards tournament, varsity football game, and tailgating festivities prior to the homecoming game. This year’s tailgate featured a fleet of fire vehicles including the two newest additions, LEAA's very own Fire Chief’s Bronco and a second fire engine. This event and weekend marks the second biggest weekend in the LEAA year and continues to grow.

LEAA also just celebrated a significant financial milestone with regards to the amount of money under the alumni association management. They are proud to be operating two additional funds outside of the endowment now, with the Scholarship and Fun Fund being fully active. The Fun Fund was the sponsor of last weekend’s billiards tournament and post-game reception and the Scholarship Fund handed out $1,800 in scholarships and bursaries this year.

LEAA looks forward to working closely with the chapter through a robust alumni advisory board.


Pacific Coast - Northern California

California - Alpha Sigma

Alpha Sigma Alumni Association

The Alpha Sigma Alumni Association hosted a gathering for Cal Homecoming in October and is planning for Founders Day in March. Our new scholarship program for actives who epitomize the characteristics of gentlemen, athletes, leaders and scholars is operational. See all details for events, programs and online donations at our website www.alphasigmapike.org.

Sacramento State University, Theta Tau

Theta Tau Alumni Association

The Theta Tau Alumni Association (TTAA) will host the newly renamed Fred "Pappy" McNally Golf Tournament on Saturday, October 14, 2017 at Ancil Hoffman Golf Course in Carmichael, CA. Alumni are also encouraged to join the TTAA by going to www.pikettaa.com and sign up for membership online. In addition, the TTAA is spearheading its alumni to donate to the Phi Phi KA Club by reaching the $10,000 endowment goal.

Pine - North Carolina

University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Lambda Rho

Lambda Rho Alumni Association

In June, LRAA had over 20 alumni for their 7th annual canoe trip in Eden, North Carolina. For the second consecutive year, they won the William R. Nester Award for Outstanding Area Alumni Association. In the fall they held their annual alumni association meeting at UNCG's homecoming weekend. Along with this, the association has planned another capital campaign to contribute additional funds to the chapter endowment.

Western Carolina University, Zeta Xi

Zeta Xi Alumni Association

Over 75 Pikes and their significant others attended the various events over homecoming weekend. Total events have nearly doubled in the past year with more increases on the calendar for the future. The Pikes once again won the Greek Challenge and Zeta Xi Alumni raised over $100,493 for the event. The Alumni Association also retained approximately $8000 to support future educational events for new chapter members and various projects.

River Valley - Ohio

The Ohio State University, Alpha Rho

Alpha Rho Alumni Association

Alpha Rho will celebrate 150 years of Pi Kappa Alpha and 106 years of Alpha Rho on their Founders which is February 24. Alpha Rho's 11th annual Dr. Steven R. Meadows Leadership Campaign ended on June 30 with a record number of donors and over $9000 raised to support more undergraduates attendance for PIKE U events. This year's leadership campaign was kicked off on July 1 with a record number of initial pledges. Their 33rd annual spring golf tournament will take place in May, so be on the lookout for details on the APAA Facebook page.

Kevin Carpenter, second from left, receives the PSMJ Circle of Excellence Platinum Award on behalf of Carpenter Mary Transportation. This marks the fourth consecutive Circle of Excellence Award for the company.

Rockies - Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico

University of New Mexico, Beta Delta

Beta Delta Alumni Association

Beta Delta Alumni celebrated homecoming 2017 with an annual tailgate and open house and had a philanthropy event over the holidays.

Utah State University, Gamma Epsilon

Gamma Epsilon Alumni Association

The Gamma Epsilon Alumni Association held a homecoming weekend tailgate and reception while the Aggies faced the University of Wyoming Cowboys on October 14.

Sunshine - Florida

University of Florida, Alpha Eta

AHAA

For the 13th consecutive year, a group of Alpha Eta Alumni got together for a weekend of golf and catching up with friends. This event had 46 participants with even more attending the night of. AHAA has already marked their calendars for summer events on July 20-22 and August 3-5.

Florida Institute of Technology, Zeta Sigma

Zeta Sigma Alumni Association of Lembourne

Zeta Sigma now has four of its alumni on the Florida Tech Alumni Association Board of Directors. These brothers include: Kevin Menard '97, Kevin Ellis '00, Dave Murphy '88 and Charles McShane '77.

For more information contact the Pi Kappa Alpha Foundation at (901) 748-1948 or pikeinfo@pikes.org