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Pi Kappa Alpha

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1 A space of their own: UNI's sorority leaders honor over a century of tradition
Schmitz--Mallory (Student--2021), Eaves--Emily (Student--2022)
Northern Iowan 119:44, p.01
3/23/2023 Mallory Schmitz interviews three women who are sorority leaders at UNI including Cassie Williams, Laura Harms, and Ana Muell. They tell their experiences of sorority life and encourage students to join after participation decreasing due to the pandemic; photo.
2 The fall of UNI fraternities and sororities
Murphy--Kate (Student--2022), Benitez--Nixson (Class of 2023)
Northern Iowan 119:31, p.05
1/26/2023 Kate Murphy writes about the decreasing numbers of students enrolling in UNI which in turn is causing fraternity and sororities to struggle finding recruitment. Starting Spring 2023, the fraternity Pi Kappa Alpha is shutting down permanently due to the lack of new members; photo.
3 Pride Cry keeps homecoming tradition alive on Monday night
Touney--Grace (Student--2021), Crow--Catherine (Student--2020)
Northern Iowan 118:10, p.04
9/30/2021 The Panther Pride Cry kicked off the 2021 homecoming festivities on Monday, with Alpha Sigma Tau and Pi Kappa Alpha winning the competition, allowing them to perform at the Pep Assembly later in the week; photo.
4 Tropical Celebration 2019
Barikor--Leziga (Student--2015)
Northern Iowan 115:52, p.01
4/25/2019 Campus celebrated the second annual Tropical Celebration day. President Mark Nook sent out a presidential proclamation and hand out ice cream and other treats from his office during the day.
5 ADPi's lone survivor
Welsch--Shelby (Student--2015), Frasher--Iris (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 112:24, p.04
11/19/2015 Maucker Union hosts the first ever Alpha Delta Pi "Survivor" event; photos.
6 Kickoff to Homecoming week
Keiser--Erin Rose (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 111:6, p.4
9/18/2014 Students crowded Lawther Field to celebrate UNI's Homecoming kickoff.
7 Greek chapter of the week
Northern Iowan 110:44, p.4
3/13/2014 The Greek chapter of the week is Pi Kappa Alpha. PIKE is dedicated to developing men of integrity, intellect, and high moral character.
8 Pride Cry kicks off Homecoming
Hottle--Olivia Grace (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:12, p.1
10/7/2011 Eight student groups showcased their singing and dancing in the annual Homecoming Pride Cry contest. This year's contest was determined to be the best ever; photo.
9 Greek rush week
Mcdaniel--Alexander Ryan (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:1, p.16
8/26/2011 Sororities have a formal four day rush period. Fraternities hold informal rush, which includes events for those interested in fraternal life. Leadership opportunities and friendships are positive elements of Greek life.
10 'Walk a Mile in Her Shoes'
Baker--Brandon Lee (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 107:51, p.8
4/19/2011 Bright red high heeled shoes were the item of the day for UNI men as they showed their support for promoting sexual assault awareness on campus; photo.
11 NISG prepares for upcoming events
Dempsey--Nicholas Stephen (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:40, p.3
3/2/2010 Student government hears reports, announces "Panther Pickup," and upcoming newsletter. "Panther Pickup" will include recycling containers; plus trucks from St. Vincent de Paul, Goodwill, and the Salvation Army.
12 Pi Kappa Alpha leaf raking
Cook--Lindsey K. (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 105:17, p.3
10/28/2008 Fraternity uses leaf raking as a free will fund raising event.
13 Get involved, go Greek
Davidson--Nicole Jean (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 104:54, p.sup 8
5/2/2008 Joining sororities or fraternities helps students get involved and meet new friends.
14 I Want Team Spirit Glory
Northern Iowan 104:53, p.5
4/29/2008 Intramural results.
15 Homecoming Safe Ride a success
Morse--Andrew Quentin (Class of 2009)
Northern Iowan 104:15, p.7
10/16/2007 Report from NISG president Andrew Morse on the Safe Ride program, textbook information, and student involvement in the upcoming political debate; photo.
16 Crying out with Panther pride
Calcara--Sally A. (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 104:14, p.4
10/12/2007 Panther Cry pep rally well attended; photo.
17 2006 Grace Ann Hovet Student Leadership Awards
Northern Iowan 102:51, p.4
4/14/2006 Winners of Hovet Leadership Awards are announced. Students listed.
18 UNI's Grace Ann Hovet Student Leadership Awards announced
Public Relations News Release 2005:0, p.1
4/14/2006 Students and student organizations were recognized for their outstanding leadership at UNI; list of students provided.
19 Fundraising ideas for President Koob
Northern Iowan 99:3, p.7
9/10/2002 Humorous suggestions that President Koob should let the Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity use his home, that a Burger King should be constructed next to Seerley Hall, and that the university should buy less expensive toilet paper.
20 While you were gone . . .
Koppes--Kevin (Student--2002)
Northern Iowan 99:1, p.2
8/30/2002 Events on campus from the summer of 2002.
21 Pi Kappa Alpha house demolished
Szeszycki--Emily (Student--2001)
Northern Iowan 98:58, p.1
6/28/2002 The fraternity had been in the house, built by the Arey family, since 1975; photo.
22 Pike House demolished
Northern Iowan 98:56, p.2
6/14/2002 A ten-unit apartment building will be built on the site of the former Pi Kappa Alpha house at the corner of College Street and Seerley Boulevard; house was built in 1890 and occupied by Professor Melvin Arey and his family.
23 Fraternity honors faculty
Northern Iowan 98:13, p.15
10/16/2001 Pi Kappa Alpha demonstrates that their fraternity does not focus only on social activities.
24 Toys for Tots
Northern Iowan 97:27, p.4
12/5/2000 Gamma Phi Beta and Pi Kappa Alpha will assist in project.
25 Pi Kappa Alpha looks at past for anniversary
Calcara--T. J. (Student--2001)
Northern Iowan 97:13, p.12
10/10/2000 Current and previous members share similarities and differences in their campus lives as the fraternity celebrates its 25th anniversary..
26 Fraternity and Findlay seek change for MDA
Taylor--Megan E. (Class of 1999)
Northern Iowan 97:3, p.5
9/1/2000 Don Findlay and the members of Pi Kappa Alpha will canvass the city of Hudson seeking donations for the Muscular Dystrophy Association.
27 Super Dance keeps toes tappin'
Farrell--Jennifer (Student--2001)
Northern Iowan 96:35, p.1
2/8/2000 Greeks hold dance to raise money.
28 U. S. Marines, students collect Toys for Tots
Northern Iowan 96:28, p.1
12/10/1999 Members of Pi Kappa Alpha, Gamma Phi Beta, and the Waterloo Reserves Center for Marines are collecting toys for needy children in the Toys for Tots program.
29 Greeks team up with Marines to bring toys to area tots
Northern Iowan 95:28, p.6
12/11/1998 Gamma Phi Beta and Pi Kappa Alpha are hosting Toys For Tots campaign on campus this week.
30 Greeks open door to new fraternity
Northern Iowan 95:23, p.1
11/17/1998 Pi Kappa Phi fraternity will organize on UNI campus in the fall of 1999; dates given for establishment of other UNI fraternities.
31 Greek fall grade report--fall 1997
Northern Iowan 94:39, p.2
2/24/1998 Grade point averages of students in the Greek system.
32 Graduation: a sad good-bye to my "brothers"
Jewell--Chad M. (Class of 1998)
Northern Iowan 94:28, p.6
12/12/1997 Owes much to fraternity.
33 Toys for Tots helps those in need
McCurley--Lynn A. (Class of 2001)
Northern Iowan 94:28, p.12
12/12/1997 Collecting toys for children.
34 UNI fraternity sponsors fundraiser for women's shelter
Hanson--Leslie J. (Class of 1997)
Northern Iowan 94:4, p.13
9/12/1997 Pi Kappa Alpha will sponsor party before and after football game in order to raise money for Battered Women Shelter.
35 Pi Kappa Alpha
Northern Iowan 93:47, p.4
4/4/1997 Overview of Pi Kappa Alpha.
36 Wash-Off mops up donations; rub-a-dub-dub
Northern Iowan 91:52, p.11
4/11/1995 Recent event raises money for Quakerdale; photo.
37 Greeks build playground
Northern Edition 2:23, p.5
10/12/1994 Members of Pi Kappa Alpha and Alpha Phi help to construct playground at Castle Hill School in Waterloo; photo.
38 Wanted
Northern Edition 2:16, p.9
8/24/1994 Pi Kappa Alpha recruitment schedule.
39 UNI fraternities attempt to shed 'party animal' image
Northern Iowan 90:56, p.2
4/29/1994 Greeks fight media image; attempt to raise grades, discourage use of alcohol.
40 Flood clean-up help appreciated
Fey--Suzanne (Class of 1993)
Northern Iowan 89:63, p.2
7/16/1993 Thanks PKA for help in cleaning up Campbell Hall.
41 UNI fraternities and sororities raise money for leukemia patient
Northern Iowan 88:42, p.4
3/3/1992 Will save can tabs.
42 Fraternity member clarifies press release
Wilson--Dean C.
Northern Iowan 88:7, p.2
9/24/1991 Notes that hazing is already against Iowa law and that his fraternity outlawed hazing a century ago.
43 Pikes push for M.S.
Ranslem--Corey D. (Class of 1992)
Northern Iowan 87:57, p.1
5/3/1991 Push wheelchair for seventy-five miles; photo.
44 Greeks supply mock victims
Northern Iowan 87:38, p.6
2/15/1991 Supply personnel for disaster drill.
45 Pikes "push for a better life"
Osborne--Ann Marie (Class of 1991)
Northern Iowan 86:18, p.1
11/3/1989 Will raise money for Multiple Sclerosis and SADD.
46 Greeks prepare for Homecoming
Osborne--Ann Marie (Class of 1991)
Northern Iowan 86:14, p.4
10/20/1989 Float pairings and float themes.
47 Male beauty contest serves as fundraiser
Northern Iowan 85:54, p.11
4/25/1989 Pi Kappa Alpha will sponsor contest.
48 Northern Iowa's fraternities and sororities hold annual 'Greek Week' April 15-22.
Public Relations News Release 1988:418, p.1
4/13/1989 "Greek Week" activities will take place during the week, a pig roast, opening ceremonies, the traditional Greek Sing and Skits, annual awards banquet and finally UNI's Greek system volunteers to run a Special Olympics track and field meet.
49 Car smash to be Homecoming event
Northern Iowan 84:11, p.1
10/2/1987 Pi Kappa Alpha will sponsor event.
50 Greek Week activities planned at UNI April 14-19
Public Relations News Release 1986:353, p.1
4/8/1986 "On the Move" is the theme for the week; activities include an all-Greek study night in the library, a variety show, the traditional "Greek Sing," an awards banquet and dance, a service project and a Pig Roast and Olympics.


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