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The Top 20 Phi Delt News Stories Of 2012


From January 1, 2012 to December 29, 2012, Phi Delta Theta reported 308 news items on its website. The Scroll RSS feed at www.phideltatheta.org has become an integral part of Phi Delta Theta as it is the place to obtain day-to-day news about the Fraternity. Whether it was chapter awards being won, philanthropy and community service successes, colonizations and installations, recruitment successes, Phis supporting Phis, or any other type of news item, Phi Delta Theta was very proud to report each and every one of them.

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(Ranked by Number of Views at www.phideltatheta.org)

The Top 10:

#1 – Emerging Leaders Institute (ELI) Renamed the Kleberg Emerging Leaders Institute

#2 – Florida Alpha (Florida) Phis Recruit 43 Phikeias, Utilize Billboard On I-75 To Advertise

#3 – Arkansas Alpha (Arkansas) Initiates 52 Men With A 3.45 Class GPA

#4 – In Wake of Tragic Death of Brother, PA Pi (Robert Morris) Establishes Scholarship

#5 – Ohio Alpha (Miami) Initiates 35-Man Class With 3.36 GPA

#6 – MO Gamma (Washington) “Bomb Squad” Named Craziest Fan Group in DIII Sports

#7 – 24 Chapters Receive The Gold Star Award For Overall Excellence In Chapter Operations

#8 – Chrome Exclusive Edition for Phi Delt!

#9 – Forty-Two Chapters Win The Biggers Ritual Award For Excellence In Ritual Performance

#10 – Maryland Alpha (Maryland) Recruits 31 New Members

The Next 10:

#11 – Phi Delta Theta Colonizes California Theta at the University of California, Irvine

#12 – Phi Delta Theta Announces 2011-2012 Leadership Consultant Award Winners

#13 – Ohio Epsilon (Akron) Phis Recruit 33 Phikeias, Double Chapter Size

#14 – Decendant of Benjamin Harrison (OH Alpha President) Presents Portrait to Fraternity

#15 – Illinois Alpha (Northwestern) Achieves 100% Bid Acceptance Rate, Recruits 29 Phikeias

#16 – Texas Beta (Texas) Phis Recruit 29 Phikeias, Largest Class in Recent History

#17 – IA Beta (Iowa) Becomes Largest Fraternity at the Univ. of Iowa With 46 Phikeias

#18 – MO Epsilon (Missouri State) To Break Ground On New Chapter House At Homecoming

#19 – Stuart Legacy Continues – Tenth Stuart Initiated Over Five Generations At Nebraska

#20 – 126 Phis Initiated Into Order of Omega In 2011-2012, 11.5% Increase From 2010-2011