Fall 2012Submitted by Jacob Corry on 09/11/12 12:13:00 PM
The brothers of IL ETA are real excited to take this fall semester to the next level. After throwing what has been the most successful event on campus, Phi Psi Glow Party, we are taking the next step forward to making our name well known throughout the Edwardsville community. The brothers so far this semester have completed upwards of 150 service hours; which included events for Americans for Prosperity and Smash Bash for the Hospice of Maryville.... Read More
Spring 2012Submitted by Jacob Corry on 01/08/12 01:17:00 PM
The Brothers of IL ETA are looking forward to a great Spring semester. Spring RUSH week begins Monday, January 23rd. If interested contact a brother, or the RUSH Chair, Dan Dimler. Intiation for the FALL pledge class will be held the weekend of January 21st. Alumni if interested contact a brother for more information. We are looking forward to the future with new President James Mcclendon and Vice President Bryan Kirk and all the plans and events ... Read More
Fall 2011Submitted by Jacob Corry on 08/31/11 11:25:00 AM
This Thursday, September 1st, the brothers of Phi Kappa Psi are bringing you the Phi Kappa Psi Fiesta at Los Tres Amigos in Edwardsville. For more information check out the facebook page https://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=161112483968504..
Also RUSH week is September 12th-15th. We will be having an information on Monday the 12th and different events the following nights. For more information contact any brother..
For any more ... Read More
IFC Bowl ChampsSubmitted by Trent Hathaway on 04/11/11 03:00:00 PM
Yesterday, April 10th, The Illinois Eta Chapter of Phi Kappa Psi participated in the annual IFC Bowl. The first game started at 10:30 am against Sigma Phi Epsilon. Phi Kappa Psi scored the first touchdown of the game and generated a total of 18 points to Sig Ep's 15. The second game, against the gentlemen of Sigma Pi resulted in yet another victory with a score of 21 to 18. In the final round of the tournament, the gentlemen of Phi Kappa Psi played ... Read More
2011 Friends, Family, and AlumniSubmitted by Jacob Corry on 02/07/11 12:49:00 PM
This Saturday, February 12th, the gentlemen of the Phi Kappa Psi Illinois Eta Chapter at SIUe will be hosting their bi-annual Friends, Family and Alumni Dinner. This event is designed as a way for those closet to us to interact with each other and get a better understanding of what we do as a Chapter.
Besides the dinner, this year we will also have an auction featuring various signed memorabilia from local athletes and celebrities, as well as ... Read More
Spring RushSubmitted by Trent Hathaway on 01/24/11 10:55:00 AM
This week, January 24-27, is Spring Fraternity Recruitment Week at SIUe. Join Phi Kappa Psi at our events listed below and learn what it means to be a Phi Psi. All events will be at 6:00 PM in the Goshen Lounge (center of upstairs MUC) and will be catered.
Monday - Informational (Student Success Center Room 1203)
Tuesday - Ebony & Ivory Step Show
Wednesday - Game Night
Thursday - Get to Know A ... Read More
Spring 2011 and IntiationSubmitted by Jacob Corry on 01/09/11 05:15:00 PM
Tonight kicks off the Spring 2011 semester with chapter starting at 7:00 P.M. We have big plans for this semester with the development of Greek Housing in the Fall 11', we are looking forward to setting the plans into motion and taking the finals steps to making it happen. On Friday, January 21st we have The Best of Both Worlds Party in collaboration with Gorilla ENT at The Game in Glen Carbon.
Furthermore we look to intiate the Fall ... Read More
The Phi Psi ExperienceSubmitted by Drew Russell on 11/30/10 03:46:00 PM
I got a great education when I was an undergraduate many years ago, and I think being a member of Phi Kappa Psi Maryland Alpha chapter was a part of that. Its something that's helped form my life. Dealings with my family, my dealings with my friends, my dealings with all my business associates. It was a great experience and I can say nothing but good things about Phi Kappa Psi.
- Michael Bloomberg (successful business man and current ... Read More
Turkey BowlSubmitted by Jacob Corry on 11/01/10 06:36:00 PM
The 2nd Annual Phi Kappa Psi Vs. Sigma Pi Turkey Bowl is this Thursday, November 4th. The festivities kick off at 7:00 p.m with the Alumni Game. The Active game will follow shortly after that. It is being held at the SIUE Intramural Fields. It is 1 canned good for those who are playing, and 2 canned goods for those attending. There will be a prize for the orginization who raises the most canned goods. For more information contact Jacob Corry at ... Read More
It's Good to Be KingSubmitted by Drew Russell on 11/01/10 03:58:00 PM
This week our national website, www.PhiKappaPsi.com, wrote an article featuring the various Phi Psi's from around the country who won Homecoming King at their respective institutions this year. In this article, our local Illinois Eta charter was recognized as being a Chapter who has made winning Homecoming King a priority. Over the last half decade, a Phi Psi has worn the coveted Homecoming Crown. Our winning tradition has indeed become a dynasty. ... Read More
Welcome Greeks from Around the Nation!Submitted by Drew Russell on 10/01/10 12:00:00 AM
As many of our new visitors know, our chapter website was recently chosen to be featured as Celect's website of the month. This award is something our chapter is very excited about it! Over the past few months we have been working hard to incorporate the various Celect Systems into the day to day operations of our chapter and our recent accomplishments reflect the effectiveness of the Celect System. Two major accomplishments ... Read More
Rush WeekSubmitted by Matthew Hall on 09/12/10 05:10:00 PM
This week, September 12-17, is Fraternity Recruitment Week at SIUe. Join Phi Kappa Psi at our events listed below and learn what it means to be a Phi Psi. All events will be at 6:00 PM in the Goshen Lounge (center of upstairs MUC) and will be catered.
Monday - Informational
Tuesday - Game Day/Cardinals Game
Wednesday - Bowling
Thursday - Quad Show followed by Interviews
Friday - Bid Day
Second Phi Psi in a Row Named President of CreightonSubmitted by Matthew Hall on 09/12/10 04:58:00 PM
The Creighton University Board of Directors has elected the Rev. Timothy R. Lannon, S.J., as the University’s 24th president. Fr. Lannon, currently president of Saint Joseph’s University in Philadelphia, will assume his new position at Creighton on July 1, 2011, succeeding the Rev. John P. Schlegel, S. J., who will step down after a highly successful presidency spanning 11 years.
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Attn: Brothers - A Day to RememberSubmitted by Matthew Hall on 09/11/10 07:28:00 PM
Every year, Americans celebrate the signing of the United States Constitution in 1787 by recognizing this important day in history on September 17th. Phi Kappa Psi chose to use the same day to recognize a similarly important day in our Fraternity's history. Nearly a century after the United States drafted its first set of governing documents, Phi Kappa Psi did the same...
Constitution Day is recognized within the Fraternity each year on ... Read More
The Giving Pledge - Phi Psi Alumni to Donate $9 BillionSubmitted by Drew Russell on 08/08/10 08:04:00 PM
Since our founding in 1852, every Phi Psi has experienced the "Great Joy of Serving Others." This notion has recently been exemplified by Brother Michael Bloomberg who became a member of Phi Psi while attending John Hopkins University. Brother Bloomberg, who the current Mayor of New York City and the 8th richest person in the United States, with a net worth of $18 billion, recently agreed to join Bill Gates and Warren Buffets "Giving Pledge". The ... Read More
Phi Psi named CEO of BPSubmitted by Drew Russell on 07/29/10 12:09:00 AM
Brother Robert Dudley, a Phi Psi alumni from the University of Illinois, was recently named the successor to outgoing BP CEO, Tony Hayward. Raised in Hattiesburg, Miss., Dudley — now 54 — pursued a degree in chemical engineering at the U of I, according to a BP press release.
Joe Halliday, a Phi Kappa Psi fraternity brother of Dudley’s, said Dudley’s successful future was evident in his years at ... Read More
Congratulations to our Newly Elected OfficersSubmitted by Drew Russell on 04/27/10 12:46:00 PM
With the semester coming to an end, it was once again time for elections. The following is a list of our new officers:
Vice President : Drew Russell
Corresponding Secretary: Zac Sandefer
Treasurer: Brandon Rahn
Sergeant at Arms: James Dietrich
Messenger: Mike Sorkin
Chaplain: Danny Aschenbrenner
For more information on all of our officers, including contact information, visit our contact us page.
Armenian President honors Phi Psi Woodrow WilsonSubmitted by Drew Russell on 04/13/10 11:01:00 PM
Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan, who arrived in Washington, DC, for the Nuclear Security Summit from April 12-13, visited the Washington National Cathedral yesterday to lay a wreath at the tomb of U.S. President Woodrow Wilson. The following is an excerpt from his speech that honored one of Phi Kappa Psi's most famous alumni.
"Today we honored the tomb of U.S. President Woodrow Wilson, a man and a U.S. leader whom our nation ... Read More
Phi Kappa Psi National March Madness BracketSubmitted by Drew Russell on 04/07/10 12:41:00 PM
Congratulations to Brother Brad Sandefer, who beat out over 100 Brothers nationally, to win Phi Psi's NCAA Tournament Challenge.
New Payment System EnabledSubmitted by Drew Russell on 04/01/10 07:12:00 PM
With the creation of the new website, we have now been able to implement an online payment system. Brothers can now pay their dues, pledges can take care of their pledge fees, and alumni are now more easily able to donate towards the chapter. All Online! Appropriate links can be found under the Brothers and Alumni header links.
Phi Psi to Welcome Four New ChaptersSubmitted by Drew Russell on 03/30/10 10:33:00 PM
April is an extremely exciting month for Phi Kappa Psi as our National Expansion Team is being put in to hyper-drive. With nine current colonies operating, the time has come to bring some on board as official chapters of the Fraternity. April 2010 will be an historic month, as we welcome four new groups: CA Gamma (University of California-Berkeley), OH Xi (Capital University), NJ Beta (Monmouth University), CA Xi (California State ... Read More
Creation of New SiteSubmitted by Drew Russell on 03/28/10 07:07:00 PM
After an about a month long process, our new website has finally gone live. We are currently still in the process of updating and adding information to the various pages, so please check back soon. If you are an alumni please take a minute to register for the site as we are working on using it as a tool to improve our alumni relations. Special thanks to alumni David Pozorski for his genrous donations, that helped make the site possible.