Letter From The President

Letter From The President

Letter From The President Coming to USD I had no idea what I wanted—let alone debate on joining a fraternity. Whenever the thought of a fraternity arose, the typical stereotypes of being in one suddenly popped into my head (partying, extreme hazing etc.). Chance would have it that one fateful evening my freshman roommate mentioned he was headed downtown to this organization fair to check out some fraternity. He subsequently asked me if I wanted to tag along, little did I know my life was about to be forever changed.   I pledged Phi Kappa Theta in the fall of 2010 and I am forever grateful. Today, not only have I gained numerous friends and social abilities, I have also gained the ability to join other organizations while still being able to manage my time effectively so that I may excel academically. This would not have been possible if not for Phi Kappa Theta as well as the fact that as the newest...
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Congratulations to the 2014 Founders’ Men!

Congratulations to the 2014 Founders’ Men!

The alumni of Phi Kappa Theta Fraternity, South Dakota Alpha Xi chapter are proud to announce this year's Founders' Awards recipients.  We are very proud of all of their accomplishments as Phi Kaps and wish them all the best in their future endeavors!  This year marks the 5th year our local chapter has given these awards and we look forward to honoring many more of our active and associate members in the future.  Congratulations! Founders' Award for Spiritual Excellence Mitchell McLaughlin Founders' Award for Excellence in Leadership Jeff McGrath Founders' Award for Fraternal Excellence Elliott Zadow Founders' Award for Social Excellence Eric Maassen Founders' Award for Intellectual Excellence and The Alpha Xi Award Hans Tvedt   Winners were presented awards at our annual Founders' Banquet held on April 26th.  All winners received scholarship awards of $200 each, with a special $500 award for the Alpha Xi winner....
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