Monmouth / Fraternity & Sorority Life / Greek Life Accolades

We are proud of our Fraternity & Sorority Life community at Monmouth College.  Here are some of our chapter and member accomplishments!

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Stephanie Lankford '14, of the Beta Epsilon chapter of Alpha Xi Delta was was one of 50 students selected by the Lincoln Academy of Illinois as the 2014 Lincoln Laureate.  She was selected as an Outstanding Senior who shows overall excellence in both curricular and co-curricular life during college.
 
The Beta Epsilon chapter of Alpha Xi Delta earned The Order of the Quill Award, the Changing the Future Award, and Ronda Willhardt (chapter advisor) was selected as the Outstanding Chapter Advisor of the Midwest Award, at the Alpha Xi Delta Biannual Recruitment Workshop in July 2014.  
 
The Illinois Gamma Chapter of Phi Delta Theta won the coveted Kansas City Trophy at their 80th Biennial Convention.  The Kansas City Trophy is the highest award a chapter can win.  Phi Delta Theta also earned the Biggers Ritual Trophy, the Recruitment Excellence Award, the General Headquarters Trophy, and the Gold Star Recognition Award.
 
Raven Robinson '14, of the Alpha chapter of Mu Lambda Rho was award the Big Red Spirit Award and the White and Crimson Leadership Award at the 2014 Highlander Leadership Awards Ceremony.  
 
Jake McLean '15, of the Delta Colony of Phi Gamma Delta fraternity was named Student Leader of the Year at the 2014 Highlander Leadership Awards Ceremony. 
 
Lydia Butler '14, of the Beta Epsilon chapter of Alpha Xi Delta was named Senior Woman of the Year at the 2014 Honors Convocation.
 
Kaitlyn Washburn '14, of the IL Alpha chapter of Pi Beta Phi was named Senior Woman of the Year at the 2014 Honors Convocation.
 
Cyrus Turner '14, of the IL Gamma chapter of Sigma Phi Epsilon was named Senior Man of the Year at the 2014 Honors Convocation. 
 
Cole Downey '17, of the IL Gamma chapter of Sigma Phi Epsilon was named Freshman Man of the Year at the 2014 Honors Convocation.
 
TJ Hill '14, of the Delta Lambda chapter of Zeta Beta Tau was the winner of the Broadway division for college men at the regional competition of the National Association of Teachers of Singing held in November 2013 at Augustana College.
 
The Beta Epsilon Chapter of Alpha Xi Delta earned several awards at their National Convention during the summer of 2013.  These include the "Xi Achievement Certificate of Merit Award", the "Order of the Quill", "Financial Efficiency Award", the "2013 Academic Achievement Excellence Award", and the "Harriet Hitchcock Holtman Award". 
 
Corey Yost '16, of the IL Gamma chapter of Phi Delta Theta was named Freshman Man of the year at the 2013 Honors Convocation.
 
Hayley Miller '16, of the Beta Epsilon chapter of Alpha Xi Delta was named Freshman Woman of the Year at the 2013 Honors Convocation.
 
Michelle Hutchison '13, of the Beta Epsilon chapter of Alpha Xi Delta was named the Senior Woman of the Year award at the 2013 Honors Convocation.
 
Peter Lipinski '13, of the IL Gamma chapter of Sigma Phi Epsilon received the Student Employee of the Year Award at the 2013 Highlander Leadership Awards. This award recognizes Peter's contributions as a member of the Residence Life staff during his three years as House Manager for his organization.
 
Michelle Hutchsion '13, of the Beta Epsilon chapter of Alpha Xi Delta was the receipient of the Student Leader of the Year award at the 2013 Highlander Leadership Awards ceremony.
 
Katie Shipp '13, of the Beta Epsilon chapter of Alpha Xi Delta was the receipient of the White and Crimson Leadership Award at the 2013 Highlander Leadership Awards.
 
Adam Ruble '14, of the IL Gamma chapter of Phi Delta Theta fraternity was elected the President of the Associated Students of Monmouth College, the student government of Monmouth College.
 
Kayla Corzine '13, of the Beta Epsilon chapter of Alpha Xi Delta was the recipient of the Big Red Spirit Award at the 2013 Highlander Leadership Awards.  This award recognizes Kayla for her outstanding school spirit.
 
The Beta Epsilon chapter of Alpha Xi Delta received the Service Excellence Award at the 2013 Highlander Leadership Awards.
 
Vincent Peluso '13, of the IL Gamma chapter of Phi Delta Theta was the receipient of the Good Neighbor Award at the 2013 Highlander Leadership Awards.  The Good Neighbor Award recognizes students accomplishments in the area of community service.  Vinnie had over 300 hours of community service and volunteer work during the 2012-2013 academic year.
 
Whitney Wehrle '13, of the Alpha chapter of Kappa Kappa Gamma was one of sixteen students selected into the "Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges".
 
Roy Sye '13, of the IL Gamma chapter of Sigma Phi Epsilon was one of sixteen students selected into the "Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges".
 
Corrine Kellerhals '13, of the Alpha chapter of Pi Beta Phi was one of sixteen students selected into the "Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges".
 
Timothy Gilmour '13, of the IL Gamma chapter of Phi Delta Theta was one of sixteen students selected into the "Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges".
 
Kimberly Boyd '13, Kayla Corzine '13, Michelle Hutchison '13, and Brittany Munson '13, of the Beta Epsilon chapter of Alpha Xi Delta were each one of sixteen students selected into the "Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges".
 
Michelle Hutchison '13, of the Beta Epsilon chapter of Alpha Xi Delta was named the 2012 Lincoln Laureate.  She was selected as an Outstanding Senior who shows overall excellence in both curricular and co-curricular life during college.
 
Katie Shipp '13, of the Beta Epsilon chapter of Alpha Xi Delta was elected President of the Associated Students of Monmouth College, the student government of Monmouth College.
 
Cyrus Turner '14, of the Illinois Gamma chapter of Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity was invited to the Ruck Leadership Academy hosted by Sigma Phi Epsilon headquarters.  This is an annual leadership convention hosted in Richmond, Virginia, the founding place of SigEp.
 
The Delta Lambda chapter of Zeta Beta Tau Fraternity earned the following awards and recognitions from their national convention during the summer of 2012: Outstanding Risk Management, Maurice I. Zellermayer Recognition for Alumni Outreach and Programming, James E. Greer Recognition for Chapter Programming, Recognition for Excellence in Recruitment, Sobel Recognition for Outstanding Academic Improvement, University of Maryland Recognition for Participation in Philanthropic Events, Leonard S. Malmud Recognition for Participation in Community Service Projects.
 
Joseph Hasenstein '13, of Sigma Phi Epsilon, was one of four students at Monmouth College accepted to attend the 2012 Fulbright International Summer Institute in Bulgaria.
 
Roy Sye '13, of Sigma Phi Epsilon was recognized with the Student Leader of the Year Award at the 2012 Highlander Leadership Awards Ceremony.
 
Emily Danger '14, of Alpha Xi Delta was recognized with the Kaleidoscope Award at the 2012 Highlander Leadership Awards Ceremony for her program "Touched by an Angel" which aimed to bring awareness to domestic violence.
 
Kevin Ross '12, of Phi Gamma Delta was recognized with the Big Red Spirit Award at the 2012 Highlander Leadership Awards Ceremony.
 
Samantha Jagust '12, of Alpha Xi Delta was recognized with the Student Employee of the Year award, and the White and Crimson Leadership Award at the 2012 Highlander Leadership Awards Ceremony.
 
The Beta Epsilon chapter of Alpha Xi Delta was honored with the Organization Excellence, and Service Excellence award at the 2012 Highlander Leadership Awards Ceremony.
 
Mackenzie Mahler '15 of Alpha Xi Delta was recognized as Freshman Woman of the Year at the 2012 Honors Convocation. 
 
Jacob McLean '15, of Phi Gamma Delta was recognized as Freshman Man of the Year at the 2012 Honors Convocation.
 
Samantha Jagust '12, of Alpha Xi Delta was recognized as Senior Woman of the Year at the 2012 Honors Convocation.
 
The Illinois Gamma chapter of Sigma Phi Epsilon earned several awards at the Sigma Phi Epsilon Carlson Leadership Academy in February 2012.  These awards recognized the chapter's academics and membership development program.  Individuals earning awards were Alex Holt '12, and Cyrus Turner '14.
 
Alex Holt '12 of Sigma Phi Epsilon was one of 50 students honored on November 5, by the Lincoln Academy of Illinois.  He was selected as an Outstanding Senior who shows overall excellence in both curricular and co-curricular life during college.
 
The Illinois Alpha chapter of Pi Beta Phi earned four awards at their 2011 National Convention.  These included the Team Cooperation Award, a "Pi" ranking in Scholarship and Service/Philanthropy, a "Beta" ranking in programming and community relations, and a "Phi" ranking in membership.
 
Roy Sye '13 of the Illinois Gamma chapter of Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity was invited to the Ruck Leadership Academy hosted by Sigma Phi Epsilon headquarters.  This is an annual leadership convention hosted in Richmond, Virginia, the founding place of SigEp.
 
The Beta Epsilon chapter of Alpha Xi Delta earned three awards at their 2011 National Convention.  These included Financial Efficiency, Academic Achievement, and the Xi Certificate of Merit.
 
The Illinois Gamma chapter of Phi Delta Theta Fraternity earned eight awards from their headquarters for the 2010-2011 academic year.  These included the Kansas City Trophy, Gold Star Award, GHQ Award, #1 Scholarship Award, Biggers Ritual Award, Community Service Citation, Campus Involvement Award, and the William Allen White Outstanding Newsletter Award.