Awards

The 2016 Fraternity and Sorority Awards were presented to the following:


 President's Award for Fraternal Excellence

  Gamma Phi Beta

 Sigma Phi Epsilon

 

Dean Delores Ruosch Sorority Woman of the Year 

 Lauren Skiniotes, Kappa Kappa Gamma

 

 Kyle James Carson Fraternity Man of the Year

 Richard Schraeger, III, Phi Kappa Psi

 

Chapter Pillar of Excellence

Chi Omega

Gamma Phi Beta

Kappa Delta

Lambda Chi Alpha

Phi Sigma Kappa

Sigma Phi Epsilon


Most Improved Chapter Award

Chi Omega

 

 Outstanding Fraternity and Sorority Chapter President 

 Bethany Sodo, Kappa Delta and Kyle Crawford, Phi Sigma Kappa

                   

 Values in Action Award

Sigma Phi Epsilon for the Balanced Man Scholarship Retreat

 

  Living Your Values Award

 Abby Larson, Gamma Phi Beta

 Leandro Jaime, Lambda Chi Alpha

 

 Outstanding Chapter Advisor & Outstanding  Faculty Advisor:

  Karen Seykowski, Pi Beta Phi

Don Langhoff, Phi Delta Theta

 Dr. John Ruff, Sigma Phi Epsilon

 

 Outstanding Fraternity and Sorority Emerging Leader

Kelsey Stallter, Chi Omega and Jonathan Schildwachter, Pi Kappa Alpha

 

Individual Pillars of Excellence

Vanesa Abad, Chi Omega and Ben Hoemann, Sigma Chi for Academics

Kieley Harrington, Gamma Phi Beta and John MacNeil, Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia for the Arts

Paige Heuer, Chi Omega and Alex Green, Pi Kappa Alpha for Athletics

Samantha Schmidt, Kappa Delta and Andrew Brokaw, Sigma Pi for Community Service

Katelyn Karstensen, Kappa Delta and Caleb Liptak, Sigma Phi Epsilon for Faith

Ally Hofstede, Gamma Phi Beta and Logan Mulvihill, Lambda Chi Alpha for Leadership

 

Outstanding Academic Performance: Gamma Phi Beta and Phi Delta Theta

Outstanding New Member Academic Performance: Chi Omega and Phi Delta Theta

Most Improved Academic Performance: Pi Beta Phi and Sigma Pi

Excellence in Academic Programming: Kappa Delta and Lambda Chi Alpha

Excellence in  Alumni/ae Development: Chi Omega and Phi Delta Theta

Dr. Roy Austensen Award for Excellence in Campus Involvement: Gamma Phi Beta and Sigma Phi Epsilon

Excellence in Chapter Management: Gamma Phi Beta and Phi Sigma Kappa

Excellence in Community Service: Chi Omega and Phi Delta Theta

Excellence in Member Development: Gamma Phi Beta and Sigma Phi Epsilon

Excellence in New Member Education: Chi Omega and Sigma Pi

Excellence in Philanthropy: Kappa Delta and Sigma Chi

Excellence in Public Relations: Pi Beta Phi and Phi Sigma Kappa

Excellence in Recruitment: Kappa Kappa Gamma and Sigma Phi Epsilon

Excellence in Risk Management: Chi Omega and Sigma Phi Epsilon

Intramural Champions: Chi Omega and Sigma Phi Epsilon

Valpo Day Challenge Winner: Gamma Phi Beta and Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia

Greek Week Champion: Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia

2016

Association of Fraternal Leadership and Values Awards presented to the Panhellenic Council for:

  • Academic Achievement
  • Community Service and Philanthropy
  • Council Management
  • Leadership and Educational Development
  • Membership Recruitment
  • Public Relations
  • Risk Reduction and Education
  • Self Governance and Judicial Affairs

The Panhellenic Council also received the 2016 Sutherland Award for Panhellenic Excellence for the third year in a row

 Association of Fraternal Leadership and Values Awards presented to the Interfraternity Council for:

  • Academic Achievement
  • Community Service and Philanthropy
  • Council Management
  • Leadership and Educational Development
  • Membership Recruitment
  • Public Relations
  • Risk Reduction and Education
  • Self Governance and Judicial Affairs

Gamma Sigma Alpha Award for Academic Excellence presented to the Panhellenic and Interfraternity Councils


2015

Association of Fraternal Leadership and Values Awards presented to the Panhellenic Council for:

  • Academic Achievement
  • Community Service and Philanthropy
  • Council Management
  • Leadership and Educational Development
  • Membership Recruitment
  • Public Relations
  • Risk Reduction and Education
  • Self Governance and Judicial Affairs

The Panhellenic Council also received the 2015 Sutherland Award for Panhellenic Excellence for the second year in a row

 Association of Fraternal Leadership and Values Awards presented to the Interfraternity Council for:

  • Academic Achievement
  • Council Management
  • Membership Recruitment
  • Public Relations
  • Risk Reduction and Education
  • Self Governance and Judicial Affairs

Gamma Sigma Alpha Award for Academic Excellence presented to the Panhellenic and Interfraternity Councils


2014

National Panhellenic Conference Excellence Award for 2013-2014

Association of Fraternal Leadership and Values Awards presented to the Panhellenic Council for:

  • Academic Achievement
  • Community Service and Philanthropy
  • Council Management
  • Leadership and Educational Development
  • Membership Recruitment
  • Public Relations
  • Risk Reduction and Education
  • Self Governance and Judicial Affairs

The Panhellenic Council also received the 2014 Sutherland Award for Panhellenic Excellence

 Association of Fraternal Leadership and Values Awards presented to the Interfraternity Council for:

  • Academic Achievement
  • Council Management
  • Leadership and Educational Development
  • Membership Recruitment
  • Public Relations
  • Risk Reduction and Education
  • Self Governance and Judicial Affairs

The Interfraternity Council also received the 2014 Jellison Award for IFC Excellence

Gamma Sigma Alpha Award for Academic Excellence presented to the Panhellenic and Interfraternity Councils

 

2006

Mid-America Greek Council Association "Self Governance and Judicial Affairs Award" presented to the Panhellenic Council

2005

Mid-American Greek Council Association “Self-Governance and Judicial Affairs” presented to the Panhellenic Council

2003

Mid-American Greek Council Association “Self-Governance and Judicial Affairs Award” presented to the Panhellenic Council.

2002

Mid-American Greek Council Association “Risk Reduction and Management Award” presented to the Panhellenic Council.

Mid-American Greek Council Association “Membership Recruitment Award” presented to the Panhellenic Council.

Mid –American Greek Council Association “Philanthropy and Community Service Award” presented to the Panhellenic Council.

Mid-American Greek Council Association “Self-Governance and Judicial Affairs Award” presented to the Panhellenic Council.

2001

National Panhellenic Conference Editors Award for “Excellence in Newsletters” presented to both the Interfraternity Council and Panhellenic Council.

National Panhellenic Conference Editors Award for “Excellence in Recruitment Booklets” presented to both the Interfraternity Council and Panhellenic Council.

Mid-American Greek Council Association “Self-Governance and Judicial Affairs Award” presented to the Interfraternity Council.

Mid-American Greek Council Association “Self-Governance and Judicial Affairs Award” presented to the Panhellenic Council.

1999-2001

National Panhellenic Conference “Overall Excellence Award” presented to the Panhellenic Council

1999

Association of Fraternity Advisors “Cultural Change Award” presented to the Valparaiso University Greek Community.