Pi Kappa Alpha receives national award for 29th year

Pike RotatorKEARNEY – The Iota Gamma Chapter of Pi Kappa Alpha at the University of Nebraska at Kearney recently received the Raymond L. Orians Excellence Award for the 29th consecutive year.

The fraternity attended Pi Kappa Alpha’s International Convention in New Orleans, where it received the award, which is given to the top 20 percent of PIKE chapters across the country.

The Iota Gamma Chapter has won this award for 29consecutive years, the longest winning streak for any PIKE Chapter across the country.

Other awards received at the convention included a Scholarship Plate, which was awarded to chapters who averaged a GPA of a 3.0 or above during the whole academic year, and a Level II Recruitment Recognition plaque, which was awarded to chapters that saw an increase in recruitment numbers by at least 50 percent.

The Iota Gamma Chapter of The Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity was founded at UNK in 1986.


Writer: Sara Giboney, 308.865.8529, giboneys2@unk.edu
Source: Sergio Ceja, 308.746.2148, cejasa@lopers.unk.edu