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Fraternities

Alpha Phi Alpha – Upsilon Xi (UX)

Alpha Phi Alpha

Alpha Phi Alpha (ΑΦΑ) is the first Black, Inter-Collegiate Greek-Lettered fraternity. Alpha Phi Alpha developed a model that was used by the many Black Greek Letter Organizations (BGLOs) that soon followed in its footsteps. It addresses social issues such as apartheid, AIDS, urban housing, and other economic, cultural, and political issues of interest to people of color. The Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial and World Policy Council are programs of Alpha Phi Alpha. It also conducts philanthropic programming initiatives with March of Dimes, Head Start, Boy Scouts of America, and Big Brothers Big Sisters of America.

Colors: Black, Old Gold
Symbols: Great Sphinx of Giza
Chapter Founded: 2013
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Chapter President: Fredrick Jackson/ fjack01s@uis.edu
National Founded: December 4, 1906
National Website: http://www.alphaphialpha.net
National Phone: (410) 554-0040

Phi Beta Sigma – Mu Eta (MH)

Phi Beta Sigma

Phi Beta Sigma (ΦΒΣ) is a social/service collegiate and professional fraternity that exemplifies the ideals of Brotherhood, Scholarship and Service while taking an inclusive perspective to serving the community as opposed to having an exclusive purpose. The fraternity exceeded the prevailing models of Black Greek-Letter fraternal organizations by being the first to establish alumni chapters, to establish youth mentoring clubs, to establish a federal credit union, to establish chapters in Africa, and establish a collegiate chapter outside of the United States, and is the only fraternity to hold a constitutional bond with a predominantly African-American sorority, Zeta Phi Beta (ΖΦΒ)

Colors: Royal Blue, Pure White
Symbols: Dove
Chapter Founded: 1980
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Chapter President: Malcolm Bennett / Mbenn2@uis.edu
National Founded: January 9, 1914
National Website: http://www.phibetasigma1914.org/
National Phone: (202) 726 – 5434

Phi Kappa Tau – Colonized

Phi Kappa Tau Picture Title: Kappa Tau

Phi Kappa Tau (ΦKT) or commonly known as Phi Tau” is a U.S. national collegiate fraternity. It was one of the first social fraternities to adopt the “Anti-Hazing” policy. The mission of Phi Kappa Tau is to champion a lifelong commitment to brotherhood, Learning, ethical leadership and exemplary character. The vision of Phi Kappa Tau is to be recognized as a leadership organization that binds men together and challenges them to improve their campuses and the world.

Colors: Harvard Red, Old Gold
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Chapter Founded: *Currently Colonized
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Chapter President: Alex Fruth/ afrut2@uis.edu
National Founded: March 17, 1906
National Website: http://phikappatau.org
National Phone: (800)-PKT-1906