Former archon Breeden reflects on 15th anniversary of Beta Omicron chapter re-chartering

Fifteen years ago, Pi Kappa Phi Fraternity celebrated its official return to Northwestern State University after an 18-year hiatus. In early 1999, a group of student leaders set out on a journey to re-charter the Beta Omicron chapter. Less than a year later, on February 12, 2000, a group of 29 young men earned their charter.

Pi Kappa Phi’s 8th annual golf tournament a success

Cloudy skies didn’t put a damper on the excitement surrounding the shotgun start for Pi Kappa Phi Fraternity’s 8th annual golf tournament. Saturday, March 15, 2014, chapter alumni alumni, family and friends of the Fraternity and community members teed-off in cool weather at Northwestern Hills Golf Course.

Save the Date: Pi Kappa Phi/ NSU Homecoming 2013

Mark your calendars for the weekend of October 18-19, 2013! We have planned a Homecoming weekend, packed with activities for the whole family. This is a perfect time to help our Pi Kappa Phi student members connect with our rich history and legacy of excellence. Come reconnect with your chapter brothers and Greek friends and…

Piece of Northwestern State history on display at Pi Kappa Phi museum

A small piece of Northwestern State University’s history is now on permanent display at Pi Kappa Phi Fraternity National Headquarters in Charlotte, North Carolina. One of the only known surviving membership badges of Phi Kappa Nu Fraternity, the predecessor of the Beta Omicron Chapter of Pi Kappa Phi, was recently added to the collection at the Eldred J. Harman Museum.

Save the Date: Pi Kappa Phi/ NSU Homecoming 2012

It’s a great time to be a Pi Kapp — our chapter is growing and brotherhood is thriving! Just because you have left Natchitoches, it doesn’t mean you can’t be a part of the exciting things happening at NSU. We’ve never seen more alumni involved and committed to Beta Omicron’s future than right now. So many…

Pi Kapps convene in nation’s capital for 53rd Supreme Chapter

While the nation’s lawmakers were away for the summer recess, more than a thousand Pi Kappa Phi members and their families, including those from Northwestern State University, convened in Washington, D.C. for the Fraternity’s biennial convention. The 53rd Supreme Chapter held a special significance, as it coincided with the 35th anniversary of Push America, the Fraternity’s philanthropy.

Still time to make plans for NSU Homecoming

Are you making plans to attend NSU Homecoming? Haven’t been in a few years? Think you won’t know anyone? Think again! We’ve planned our annual NSU Homecoming Reunion around you. There’s something for everyone on our calendar of events. All of our activities are family-friendly, so don’t leave anyone at home. Here’s the perfect opportunity to…

Photo collection documents 55 years of Beta Omicron Chapter history

Five years of collecting, scanning, organizing and researching will give hundreds of Pi Kapp alumni a glimpse into the storied past of Beta Omicron Chapter. A collection of photographs dating back to the late 1920s illustrates key moments in the formation of the chapter’s predecessor, Phi Kappa Nu. More images document the 55 years since Pi Kappa…

Beta Omicron helps establish chapter at rival university

Beta Omicron chapter’s year-long effort to help establish a Pi Kappa Phi Fraternity chapter at rival Stephen F. Austin State University culminated on April 30th, 2011. The Fraternity chartered its 222nd chapter with the installation of the Iota Zeta chapter. Living in East Texas, Beta Omicron chapter alumnus Lane Luckie helped start the SFA chapter and serves as chapter advisor.…

From the Archives: Pi Kapps Celebrate Christmas Festival 1958

Welcoming the holiday season to Natchitoches has been a highlight of the college experience for generations of Pi Kappa Phi. Each December for more than a half-century, attending the Christmas Festival is one of the oldest Beta Omicron Chapter traditions. Each year, the Natchitoches Festival of Lights draws more than a visitors to the city. With…

Beta Omicron Chapter honored at 52nd Pi Kappa Phi Supreme Chapter

Fraternity members from across the nation convened at the Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando, Florida for Pi Kappa Phi’s 52nd biennial Supreme Chapter on August 5 – 9, 2010. The convention delegation from Beta Omicron chapter consisted of Archon Jon Lee, Treasurer Butch York, Push America chairman Cameron Moises, and alumni members  David Morgan, Sr.; Wes Breeden; and David Morgan,…

Alumni initiates welcomed at Founders’ Day gathering

The Beta Omicron Chapter marked the 105th anniversary of Pi Kappa Phi’s founding with their annual banquet. Alumni, active and associate members gathered on Saturday, December 12, 2009 in historic Russell Hall on the NSU campus to share a meal in honor of the friendship of the seven Pi Kappa Phi founders. Their decision to be “leaders by choice” has allowed…

Beta Omicron assists in chartering of LA Tech chapter

The Theta Phi chapter at Louisiana Tech University was chartered on March 21, 2009, as Pi Kappa Phi’s 213th chapter. The chapter was installed by National Vice President Mark Jacobs, Delta Psi (Texas-Arlington), and Pi Kappa Phi Foundation Trustee David Morgan Sr., Beta Omicron (Northwestern State). The 35 founding fathers were initiated by teams from…

Remembering our roots: Pi Kappa Phi celebrates Founders’ Day

Pi Kappa Phi Fraternity was founded in Charleston, South Carolina on December 10, 1904. The Beta Omicron Chapter celebrated that enduring brotherhood with a banquet on Saturday, December 13, 2008. Alumni, actives and associate members gathered in historic Russell Hall on Northwestern State’s campus to share a meal in honor of the friendship of the seven Pi Kappa Phi…