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
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or search for them on Facebook with "DFW Area Pike Alumni Facebook Group."
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.
California - Alpha Sigma
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.
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.
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.
University of Florida, Alpha Eta
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.