On Sept 20, 2015, Brother Marcus Gibson was recognized as the Most Outstanding Undergraduate Brother among all Theta Chi Chapters, and was presented with the Reginald E.F. Colley Award. Alpha Phi also won “Fraternity of the Year” Award, elected by their peer fraternity chapters at the University of Alabama. … The brothers of Theta Chi are dedicated to helping each other achieve their goals and give back to the community. WHAT WE DO. Left to Right: Theta Chi Fraternity Executive Director, Mike Mayer, Brother Marcus Gibson with the Reginald E.F. Colley Award, University of Alabama President Dr. Stuart R. Bell, Theta Chi Fraternity National President, Dick Elder. The Jasons Society represents the highest caliber of men at the University of Alabama. Outstanding Sorority — Alpha Chi Omega. This location serves as the current Chapter House for Theta Chi at Alabama. LEARN MORE ABOUT THE RESOLUTE MAN The Helping Hand Initiative Most Improved Sorority — Kappa Alpha Theta. Brothers Duane Lamb ‘76 & Barry Krauss ‘79Alpha Phis Keynote at National Convention. Hazing is defined as any action taken or situation created intentionally, whether on or off-campus or fraternity premises, that produces mental or physical discomfort, embarrassment, harassment, or ridicule. By Cheryl Wray | [email protected], McConaghy Receives Distinguished Service Award. RUTGERS, THE STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW JERSEY . The Theta Chi house on Bishop Street was the scene of a violent brawl on Oct. 3. Brothers Clayton Williams, Colton Hill, and Zach Stander are Alpha Phi Chapter's newest members of The Jasons Society. Leading all organizations for the second year, Theta Chi raised nearly $17,000 alone. 179 people follow this. Notable Theta Chi's . His present work with ESPN includes oversight of college football, men's and women's college basketball, NCAA Championships, Olympic sports and rights acquisitions. The Alabama Sports Hall of Fame has announced that ESPN senior vice president Pete Derzis and facial plastic surgeon Gaylon McCollough will be recognized as Distinguished Sportsmen at the 49th Annual State of Alabama Sports Hall of Fame Induction Banquet on Saturday, May 13, 2017. Colonel Carlton K. Butler was the director of the Million Dollar Band for 34 years, from 1935 to 1969. Rick Funk Award: Rob Grady of Tuscaloosa, Alpha Tau Omega; Sara Meadows of Prattville, Alpha Omega Epsilon. The Fund is administered by the Grand Chapter for emergency use. Well we took that concept to college with our new series, "Trending Houses" and here we present Theta Chi at the University of Florida. Alpha Phi's Vice President of Health and Safety, Tyler Portanova, was this years recipient of the Most Outstanding Sophomore Award. The Theta Chi chapters at the University of Alabama and Auburn University have organized a friendly competition to benefit their official philanthropic partner, USO. Cade has had notable involvement on campus all while maintaining an impressive 4.00 GPA. BETA DELTA. Brother Howard made the one of the largest individual gifts to the Capital Campaign, Honoring Our Past, Building our Future. Only two other chapters have as many DSA recipients as Alpha Phi. His support of the Greek System has had a lasting impact on the Capstone and her students. The Alpha Phi Chapter would like to welcome you to our website and encourage everyone to visit frequently for news and upcoming events. If you have a copy of a composite not listed, we'd love to … Dale Taylor later won the Colley Award, the highest honor bestowed to a Theta Chi Brother. The Registered Agent on file for this company is Walker, Courtney M SR. By: no. Since 1918, Chi Chapter has worked diligently to uphold the ideals set forth by our founders such as achievement, integrity, and brotherhood. He is dual enrolled in the AMP program to graduate with his Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering at the end of 2021. Welcome to the Alpha Phi chapter of Theta Chi Fraternity at The University of Alabama. Two Alpha Phis served as keynote speakers at the 160th Anniversary Convention. Page Transparency See More. ALABAMA ALABAMA ALABAMA. Clint Coulter, Alabama IFC Advisor Assistant Director, Alabama Interfraternity Council [email protected] Office of fraternity & Sorority Life Ferguson Student Center, Room 2512 Box 870298 Tuscaloosa, AL Phone: (205) 348-2693 Fax: (205) 348-8614 … Cal Poly - Iota Chi. Alpha Phi men have produced intramural champions in football, softball, and soccer. Founded in 1856, Theta Chi Fraternity is a men’s collegiate fraternity with more than 196,000 initiated members and has established 245 chapters. Chi Chapter, Theta Chi Fraternity is an Alabama Domestic Non-Profit Corporation filed on May 11, 1922. _____ That tends to be how those things go. Forgot account? Why rush Theta Chi at Alabama? Alpha Theta / Dartmouth Former Professor of Physics, joined Manhattan Project 1942–1946, winner of 1959 Nobel Prize in Physics Charles E. "Buddy" Davis Chi/Auburn Apollo space program engineer Edward G. Gibson: Alpha Zeta / Rochester Former NASA astronaut, spent 84 days aboard Skylab: Donald E. Knuth: Beta Nu/Case Western Reserve University © 2020, Theta Chi at the University of Alabama. Theta Chi is looking for resolute men who value truth, honor, & respect. Please select the button above to send us an email with information on prospective members. E. (1,915.56 mi) Tuscaloosa, AL 35401. Thomas Howard ’93 is a former chapter president and the fifth brother from Alpha Phi to receive the Colley Award, the National Fraternity’s award recognizing the Most Outstanding Theta Chi in the nation. Reputation: Looks; Friendliness: Popularity: Classiness: Involvement: Social Life: Brotherhood: Respond. In 1960, the school officially acquired the name that it had long been called - Auburn University. We consistently rank among the top in Fraternity GPA and above the all men's average. The Distinguished Service Award is presented by the National President. However, according to Alabama’s student newspaper, The Crimson White, the prank war between the two fraternities had actually been ongoing. Auburn - Zeta Psi. Northern Arizona - Theta Chi. Head Rush Chairman: Michael Gurley, Birmingham, AL, (205) 396-8888, Assistant Rush Chairman: Turner Griffen, Birmingham, AL, (205) 746-1236, Assistant Rush Chairman: Quin Binder, Birmingham, AL, (205) 603-3783, Assistant Rush Chairman: Carter Wright, Birmingham, AL, (205) 903-0405, The Alpha Phi Chapter has an impressive record for Theta Chi Fraternity's highest honors including the Alter Award, Colley Award, and Chapter Excellence Awards. During his time the band played in a total of 14 bowl games, three state of Alabama Governor’s inaugurations and for President Truman’s inauguration as well. 110 University Blvd. CALIFORNIA CALIFORNIA CALIFORNIA. THETA CHI. In a ceremony held in the new chapter house, Dr. Robert E. Witt, Chancellor of the University of Alabama System, received Theta Chi's Colonel Carleton K. Butler Award. See more of Theta Chi Alabama on Facebook. Alaska - Iota Zeta. Alpha Phi alumni leadership has put together a two-phase plan to keep Theta Chi in the top level of Alabama fraternity housing. Col. Charles R. Greening- B-25 pilot during Doolittle Raid of 1942. Alumnus Marcus Gibson was recognized by the National Interfraternity Council as the “Greek Man of the Year” in the United States. The philanthropic goal for the event was to raise $15,000 to benefit the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP), but after seeing the positive ripple effect that the event had last year, the various participating groups raised over $58,000. Theta Chi 2: I’ll go open the kitchen. Mix with top sororities. ALASKA ALABAMA ALABAMA. Alpha Phi Chapter of Theta Chi Fraternity does not tolerate hazing by any group or individual affiliated with the chapter. Alpha Phi has a proud legacy at the University of Alabama since 1926. "Jasons" is the senior mens' honor society of the University of Alabama. 172 people like this. Sorority & Fraternity . ACADEMICS & CAREER. By Kelly Marsella and Kayla Kamil October 9, 2020 The Saturday night brawl led to the hospitalization of four fraternity members at Miami University. Approximately 50 members of Theta Chi fraternity will serve South Alabama communities during the natural disaster cleanup. Welcome to Theta Chi at the University of Alabama. Originally from Decatur, AL, Jason graduated from Austin High School and made his way to the Capstone to cheer on the Crimson Tide and join Theta Chi at Alabama. RECRUITMENT. Brother McConaghy is the fifth Alpha Phi alumnus to receive the award. The company has 3 principals on record. The undergraduate chapter won the Phillip S. Randall Award as one of the top rush programs in Theta Chi National Fraternity at the 160th Anniversary Convention in Atlanta. The Alpha Phi Chapter has an impressive record for Theta Chi Fraternity's highest honors including the Alter Award, Colley Award, and Chapter Excellence Awards. ABOUT US. Arizona State - Zeta Beta. Not Now. On September 6, 2014, Alpha Phi Chapter dedicated the new chapter house on University Boulevard. Theta teaches us the importance of aspiring to something higher and envelops us in a sisterhood that is loyal and loving. ATHLETICS-For Nexhmi-More. Retired Colonel Duane Lamb and Alumnus Initiate Barry Krauss both spoke in front of 600+ fraternity members in Atlanta last week. Leadership development, personal development, and service to alma mater are fundamental to Theta Chi Fraternity’s mission. The Registered Agent on file for this company is Not Provided. ARIZONA ALABAMA ARKANSAS. It is presented to the faculty or staff member of the University of Alabama who has had the greatest positive impact on the quality of student life here at the Capstone. Theta Chi Brothers in the Jasons Society: (Left to Right) Marcus Gibson, Zach Stander, Clayton Williams, Colton Hill, David Harris, John Anderson. No Responses ; 2; 0; Report. It supports learning and service and encourages philanthropy. Derzis will be the 2017 Distinguished American Sportsman for his work in creating numerous sporting events in the state of Alabama, the most notable being two ESPN owned and operated post season bowl games (the Birmingham Bowl and the Raycom Camelia Bowl in Montgomery). It is selected by a secret committee of former DSA recipients and awarded by the National President. Additionally, Alpha Phi Chapter received the following national awards: The Lewis Award for the best philanthropy event, the Randall Award for the top chapter in recruitment, and the Chapter Excellence Award. Theta Chi is committed to fostering a fun, engaging environment built on a foundation of scholarship, love, and respect. Theta gives us challenges, opportunities, and dear friends. Community See All. Additionally, Alpha Phi initiated one of the largest pledge classes in chapter history, and for a second year out raised other Greek organizations for the annual Out of Darkness Suicide Prevention Walk. or. This is a Student Affairs Hall of Fame Award given annually. The brothers of Theta Chi walked in memory of Parker Jordan who passed away last fall. Outstanding Fraternity — Theta Chi. The band grew from an 80 all-male ensemble to a 130 coed unit by the time of his retirement. October 4th, 2015, the University of Alabama and the Tuscaloosa community participated in the 2nd annual "Out of the Darkness" Walk in support of Suicide Awareness. Over 1,400 people arrived at the Ferguson Student Center and listened to passionate stories of depression, and the triumph of conquering it, before heading out on a proud walk through the university quad. Guest speakers included University President, Dr. Judy Bonner, Theta Chi National President, Dick Elder, Theta Chi Executive Director, Michael Mayer, Past Chapter President and President of the University of Alabama, Dr. Richard A. Thigpen and Past Executive Director and three term National President, Dale Taylor. In a ceremony held in the new chapter house, Dr. Robert E. Witt, Chancellor of the University of Alabama System, received Theta Chi's Colonel Carleton K. Butler Award. Let’s roll. UA-Birmingham - Kappa Eta. Alpha Phi men have produced intramural champions in football, softball, and soccer. The unique thing about this award is that it is only awarded at a National Convention, and there will never be more recipients than years in the history of the fraternity. Arizona - Gamma Iota. The other recipients include: Harry Lackey ’27, Dale Taylor ’69, Fulton Hamilton ’72 and Wesley Wicker ’79. Alpha Phi believes in "Alma Mater first. The DSA recognizes alumni for their service to their local chapter and the national fraternity. The company's filing status is listed as Exists and its File Number is 027-308. In 1969, Dale Taylor petitioned for the Ladue Fund (Emergency Fund established in 1950). Builders of Character. The Alpha Phi chapter of Theta Chi Fraternity is proud to be the recipients of the 2016 Outstanding Fraternity Award at this week's Order of Omega Awards Banquet. Theta Chi; Zeta Beta Tau; CONTACT IFC THE ALABAMA INTERFRATERNITY COUNCIL Ferguson Student Center, Room 2500 [email protected] (205) 348-2693. Good mix of Alabama and OOS. Only 134 have been awarded in the 160-year history of Theta Chi. The ... Several of our Alumni Brothers have established scholarships at the University, and designated Theta Chi members as their recipients. “The University was great for me and my brothers and Theta Chi created most of my memorable moments. Alpha Phi Chapter had grade point average of 3.2, which ranked 5th out of the 29 IFC fraternities for the Spring 2015 semester. Theta Chi for Alma Mater.". Hazing is not limited to new member activities but extends to all aspects of chapter activities. Nationally founded in 1856, Theta Chi Fraternity has more than 235 established chapters throughout the United States and Canada, with Auburn’s Chi Chapter being the 22nd installed. Create New Account. 2018 Annual Convention - Las Vegas: -5 Alumnus Brothers (Marvin McConaghy, Kirby Montgomery, Mike Mann, Wes Wicker, Toby Roth) and 5 Undergraduate Brothers in attendance.-Brother Toby Roth '90 elected to Grand Chapter, -Brother Kirby Montgomery '75 receives Distinguished Service Award, -Brother Pete Mackey '78 elected Secretary of Norwich Housing Corporation, -Brother Wes Wicker '79 elected Vice President of Norwich Housing Corporation, Brother Pete Derzis '75 named Distinguished Sportsman 2017 by the Alabama Sports Hall of Fame. Alabama - Alpha Iota. We've started building an online library of our composites. Our members' involvement in student organizations on and off-campus reflects the importance we place on individual achievement. Dr. Robert E. Witt served as the President of the University of Alabama from 2003 to 2012. Alpha Phi is honored and excited to receive such recognition, and looks forward to continuing its tradition of excellence in the years to come. Armed Forces. (*Theta Chi 3 runs in with an armful of egg cartons*) Theta Chi 3: Way ahead of you. Chico State - Epsilon Chi… We develop lifelong friendships that grow beyond the four short years we spend together at MIT. HOME. Great house if not a little far. Cade is a senior from Madison, AL studying Mechanical Engineering. It is a society reserved for men who actively pursue outstanding qualities of academics, responsibility, and leadership. Wes Wicker had the honor of introducing Brother Lamb, and Toby Roth had the honor to introduce Brother Krauss. The House Corporation has been working with the University to establish a plan that will meet the needs of the Chapter and support the grand vision of Alabama’s campus master plan. Some of our brothers with Dr. Robert Witt, Chancellor of The University of Alabama System, following the 2015 Theta Chi Scholarship Dinner. Capt. Citing a commitment to campus involvement, GPA, and community service, Theta Chi was chosen as the award winner out of 31 other fraternities. Over 500 people were estimated to be in attendance at the cocktail reception, buffet dinner and ceremony following the football game vs. Florida Atlantic. Post-ceremony music was provided by Theta Chi alumni bands Instant Karma and Pure & Simple. Central Arkansas - Eta Zeta. According to an article written by Alecia Sherard in a 1986 issue of The Crimson White, a memo by Chi Omega’s president, Betsy Griffin, was sent to six sororities to examine how Theta Sigma receiving a house would “disrupt the lives of the members of these sororities.” Fast forward 34 years later, and there’s hope for Theta Sigma and Chi Omega to mend their relationship. The company's filing status is listed as Exists and its File Number is 725-307. Brother Gibson also won the “Outstanding Junior of the Year” by ODK in 2014 and “Outstanding Greek Man” in 2015 by the Alabama Interfraternity Council. Founded on the principle of friendship through the mutual assistance of every member, Theta Chi aims to provide its members with an enjoyable and fulfilling collegiate experience that also prepares them for rewarding, successful lives after graduation. About See All. The money provided to AFSP will help to spread the knowledge to help those who struggle with depression, through support meetings, mental assistance, and events just like this one. Theta greatly broadens our world. Under his leadership the band earned its national reputation it maintains today. Brother of the Month for January is Cade Boseck! We consistently rank among the top in Fraternity GPA and above the all men's average. Brother Marvin McConaghy received the National Fraternity’s Highest Award at the 160th Anniversary Convention. New Chapter House Timeline: February 22, 2013: House plans submitted to University Board of Trustees April 11, 2013: Board of Trustees reviews house plans April 15-20, 2013: Construction bids May 1 2013: Bid awarded, construction begins July 15, 2014: Construction completed August 10, 2014: Chapter moves into new house September, 2014: Grand Opening and Dedication of new chapter house Log In. Associates with: Phi Mu Sorority. They have the best personalities and … All contributions are completely tax-deductible and managed in restricted accounts by the University of Alabama. Mu Theta Chi Christian Fraternity, Inc. is an Alabama Domestic Non-Profit Corporation filed on October 13, 2011. (We currently have three endowed scholarships in place.) 1,027 Followers, 165 Following, 27 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Theta Chi Alabama (@thetachialabama) On Tuesday, April 20, 1918, Alpha Sigma Colony was chartered as Chi Chapter of Theta Chi Fraternity at the Alabama Polytechnic Institute. Get Directions (256) 603-2189. www.alabamathetachi.com. Brother Gibson is the seventh member of Alpha Phi to receive this prestigious award, and Alpha Phi has more recipients than any other Theta Chi Chapter. BOTTOM TIER. James M. Burt- Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Over time these 'candids' will be replaced with higher quality images. April 2019: Alpha Phi chapter undergraduate and alumnus brothers celebrate Theta Chi Founders Day at Slice Pizza in Birmingham. TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Members of Theta Chi fraternity at The University of Alabama will travel to the Alabama Gulf Coast on Friday, Sept. 24, to help in the cleanup process for victims of Hurricane Ivan. 1.9. ARKANSAS CALIFORNIA ARKANSAS. Gen. John M. Shalikashvili- Fmr. Remember MTV Cribs? By: Theta Chi Posted: Sep 25, 2019 3:58:48 PM 2019-09-25 15:58:48 I love the theta chi's because they are all-around top notch guys. NEWS & EVENTS. Theta Chi Founded in 1856, more than 175,000 members have enjoyed the Fraternity’s traditions, ideals and fellowship. This is a Student Affairs Hall of Fame Award given annually. Founded in 1914, the Jasons have honored outstanding students at the Capstone for over 100 years. He also served as the associate athletic director at UAB from 1977-1990, where he managed various areas of the athletic department, including all sports administration, broadcasting and fundraising, as well as game day management. © 2020, Theta Chi at the University of Alabama.