Science Fair Project Encyclopedia
Pi Kappa Phi
Pi Kappa Phi is a national social fraternity with chapters at over 120 institutions in the United States.
Founded as Nu Phi (the non-fraternity) in Charleston, South Carolina at the turn of the 20th Century, we have grown from humble beginnings based in friendship and trust to a nationwide brotherhood of more than 80,000 men, living and leading in every state and community in our Union.
PI KAPPA PHI FACTS Pi Kappa Phi Vitals
120 active chapters 10 associate chapters 93237 initiated brothers 6180 undergraduate brothers National Founding: December 10, 1904 at the College of Charleston (Charleston, South Carolina) National Convention: Supreme Chapter (every even year) National Leadership Schools: Pi Kapp College (every odd year), Mid-Year Leadership Conferences (4 times in January, 4 locations) Over 89 alumni chapters Award-winning quarterly magazine, the Star & Lamp Only national fraternity to create and support its own national outreach project - Push America Regional Leadership Events: Stephen Covey's 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, & Life 401 workshops annually.
THE STUDENT CREED OF PI KAPPA PHI
I Believe that the ideal chapter is made up of men Who are bound together in a common loyalty which transcends any personal selfishness.
Who realize that membership means personal responsibility in bearing their share of the financial burden of the chapter and the national organization.
Who bring credit to the fraternity by striving to attain the highest possible standards of scholarship.
Who safeguard the reputation of their chapter by keeping careful watch over their personal conduct.
Who uphold faithfully the traditions and activities of their college.
Who prepare themselves diligently to shoulder their full responsibility as citizens.
I Believe that my chapter can become an ideal chapter, and I shall do my share to make it so.
The contents of this article is licensed from www.wikipedia.org under the GNU Free Documentation License. Click here to see the transparent copy and copyright details