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Pi Kappa Phi Pi Kappa Phi C.L.A.S.S. Notes

Theta Alpha Chapter

Faculty Advisor Update

The University of Southern Mississippi

Order of the Lamp Academics Each semester, Pi Kappa Phi national office

recognizes members who continues have achieved a semester The Theta Alpha chapter to take pride in grade point average a membership the academic successofof3.25 the with active and associate certificate in the “Order of the Lamp.” Thethe Theta members’ commitment to academics. For Fall Alpha Chapter supported the recognition any Semester, threehas campus chapters, including PiofKappa member’s time achievement of this honor. Phi, endedfirst the semester with a cumulative gradeFor point the spring, semester new members average of 2010 2.9. The Theta fifteen Alpha chapter earned of more the Order of the Lamp join our chapter’s sixteen academic credit hours than all other chapters in the current recipients. The newest members being fraternity system and Pi Kapp earned three times the inducted include: number of quality points than the next highest chapter. Jimmy Aitken Cully Leist The annual academic dinner, heldMarshall each October, Thomas Barton Myers recognizes chapter members who have attained a Daniel Brauner Kevin Mathews cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher. In Geradthe Buffington Dallas Medlin 2008 chapter recognized 22 men. In 2009 the Ransomrecognized Clarke 26 men. Max Palmerthe chapter has chapter Currently aJordan total ofFiala 37 actives and associates above a 3.0. No Tyler Peterson other Miss fraternity compare. Pi Kappa JaredSouthern Hunsucker Zachcan Webb Phi has more members above a 3.0 than nearly 6 of Daniel Jayroe the 10 chapters have in total chapter membership. Congrats Pi Kapp members and families on a job well This impressive new list of academically successful done! Pi Kapps joins the current list of Order members:

Spring 2010 Fall 2010

Fall Football Schedule Chapter Membership As you look ahead to the fall semester consider visiting

campus and the Pi Kappa house during one of our The Theta Alpha chapterPhi leads all Southern Miss home game days. keep mindand when planning, fraternities in thePlease number of in active associate themembers. chapter traditionally holds our “Family and Alumni The chapter’s current size is 69 surpassing Day Luncheon” Saturday. thePotluck next closest chapteron byHomecoming nearly ten men. The See you at theaverage House and Rock! at Southern Miss is current sizeatofthe a chapter in the mid-30’s. These figures continue to demonstrate the success of our recruitmentLocation efforts. Membership Date Opponent/Event Time though isatmuch more than about numbers. is 9/2/10 South Carolina Columbia, S.C. Quality 6:30 p.m. essential and Pi Kappa Phi has proven to be a leader 9/11/10 vs. Prairie View A&M Roberts Stadium 6 p.m. in that category as well. This Roberts shouldStadium be clearly7 p.m. 9/17/10 vs. Kansas evident from the information throughout these6 p.m. 9/25/10 at La. Tech Ruston, La. updates and a source of pride to each member of the 10/2/10 vs. Marshall Roberts Stadium 7 p.m. Theta Alpha family. 10/09/10 vs. East Carolina* 10/16/10 at Memphis

Roberts Stadium Memphis, Tenn.

PUSH America 11/6/10 at Tulane New Orleans, La. 10/30/10 vs. UAB

Roberts Stadium

The Theta Alpha 11/13/10 at UCF

6:30 p.m. 11 a.m. 11 a.m.

2:30 p.m.

chapter has Orlando, a strongFla. tradition11ofa.m. support to national philanthropy, PUSH America. 11/20/10 vs.our Houston Roberts Stadium 6 p.m. Last year the chapter finished in 3rd place nationally 11/26/10 at Tulsa Tulsa, Okla. 5:30 p.m. for its fundraising efforts earning a “Gold Star *Homecoming Chapter” recognition at Pi Kapp College in Charleston, South Carolina. The chapter is on its way to match or exceed last year’s total in the effort The third annual academic dinner will be held this Zeke Baucum Parker Litchliter to make a real difference to the lives of persons with October. The dinner has received phenomenal support For 2010, Pi Kappa Phi altered the traditional look Andrew Brown Jordan disabilities. from parents and alumni. Plans areMathews to hold the dinner DavidatCurtis Joseph again Brownstones and you canNosser be assured the men of Pi Kapp College which is hosted at the University of Charleston, the fraternity’s founding location. The love appreciate the dinner. The dinner has been Stewand Deen Ethan Popovich new look for Pi Kapp College focused on the developfunded totally through contributions. Anyone John Forstall Justin Roland ment of the chapters’ newest members President Andrew Brownand leadership nterested in supporting the dinner can contribute to Mark Hamrick John Sesera development. Fifty men were selected Vice President Rudy Chopin from across the Gary Kimble, 118 College Drive #5064, Hattiesburg, Ben39406 Hollywood Carson Shomaker USHistorian to participate, with the Theta Alpha Chapter having MS with a check made payable to Pi Kappa Will Stringer had three members selected to attend. Congratulations Andrew Lee Will Stringer Phi. Chaplain Mark Hamrick to Zeke Baucum, Jared Hunsucker and Cully Leist for Secretary Myers Marshall being selected and for each man’s representation of our Congratulations, men, on your fantastic Treasurer Justin Roland chapter in Charleston, South Carolina. We are proud of accomplishments. Warden Thomas your being chosen for this honor,Schmidt for representing Theta Alpha andChair for the futureLuke leadership PUSH Post potential each of you brings to our chapter. 1 Page 1

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