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Fall 2019 Journal – Ascend

Published on: November 22, 2019

This issue features the recovery of Uriah Steffen (Epsilon Rho–Purdue ’06) from his leg amputation to a Paralympic athlete, Gunner Kennels that Save Dogs’ Lives, a recap of the 78th Convention & Brotherhood Weekend in New Orleans, and voluntary remarks from Parice Bowser, Director of Greek Life at the University of Arkansas.   

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Thibodaux Alumni Chapter Update – Fall 2019

Published on: November 19, 2019

The Thibodaux Alumni Chapter, recently chartered in 2019, holds their inaugural Family Day Tailgate at Nicholls State University. Pictured is eight former Epsilon Beta Number I’s. Submitted by Scott M. Pellegrin (Epsilon Beta–Nicholls State ’09), Alumni Chapter President

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Randolph-Macon Restored as Zeta Chapter

Published on: November 18, 2019

On Thursday, November 11th, 2019, at the Birdsong Hall on campus of Ranolph-Macon College in Ashland, Virginia, Knight Commander C. Douglas Simmons III (Beta Tau–Mississippi State ’95) re-issued the Zeta Charter to the gentlemen of the Randolph-Macon College Provisional Chapter. The ceremony and banquet were well attended by alumni and guests. The Provisional Chapter received…

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Wofford Chapter Update – Fall 2019

Published on: November 14, 2019

2019 has been a great year for the Delta Chapter. Starting in the spring we initiated 18 new brothers into the fraternity and are very happy so far with not only what they have brought to the chapter, but with how they are conducting themselves on campus as a whole. As stipulated by the college,…

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Clemson Chapter Update – Fall 2019

Published on: November 13, 2019

In honor of our brother Thomas H. Few ’18 who passed away over the summer, the Delta Omicron chapter hosted the 1st Annual Thomas H. Few Memorial Cocktail on October 25, 2019. The chapter raised $23,985 for ClemsonLIFE through ticket sales and a silent auction. “ClemsonLIFE offers a collegiate experience that prepares young men and…

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Dancing with the KAs – South Carolina Donates $25k to Camp for Children with Disabilities

Published on: November 13, 2019

On Friday November 1st, Rho chapter at the University of South Carolina hosted their annual philanthropy event for Camp Cole, Dancing with The KAs. The event is held each year to raise funds to complete construction of Camp Cole, an ADA-compliant, state-of-the-art facility currently being built in the Midlands of South Carolina for children and adults…

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Louisiana Tech Chapter Update – Fall 2019

Published on: November 13, 2019

Louisiana Tech KA chapter is doing better than ever with the future looking bright. We are very proud of all our members as they have made us proud this year with their student involvement and philanthropy. Two of our own, Jake Moore and Michael Schaff, served as orientation student leaders this year and Jake Moore…

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South Alabama Chapter Update – Fall 2019

Published on: November 13, 2019

The Epsilon Alpha chapter has been making strides around the campus of the University of South Alabama. Our chapter recently initiated 11 new members. Brother Micah Cook is beginning a term on IFC as Secretary while brother Caleb Butler is ending his year-long term as VP of Judicial, and two-year involvement on IFC. Brother Ian…

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Transylvania Chapter Update – Fall 2019

Published on: November 13, 2019

Alpha Theta once again had a very successful bid day on September 22, receiving 14 new members. The chapter initiated 14 new members on November 2nd, bringing the total active member count to 50. Number I Ryan Hughes completed the E Fleming Mason Internship in Washington DC over the summer. Number II Jacob Miller was…

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2019 Hamilton Court of Honor

Published on: November 7, 2019

The Hamilton Province Court of Honor held an induction ceremony on Friday, October 25, 2019, on the campus of Marshall University. Approximately 35 members of the Beta Upsilon Chapter were present along with Court members Hamilton Province Commander Jim Ransbottom, Mike Chandler, Mike Miller, Bucky Brackman, Bill Cohee, Jim Kirtley, and their wives. Three distinguished…

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