WKU’s chapter placed first in the Coon Plaque, which recognizes the chapter with the best graduate publications, and third in the Jordan Bowl, which recognizes the chapter with the highest comparative scholarship. Overall the chapter placed or received recognition in 11 of the 12 awards submitted.
The chapter received Honorable Mention for the following awards: Brightman Trophy (graduate relations), Baker Cup (community service), and Cheney Cup (greatest overall chapter efficiency.)
Tyler Jury (2012 WKU graduate) received the Wilkinson Award, recognizing the outstanding senior in Phi Gamma Delta. Ben Harper (WKU Graduate Affiliate 2011) received the Coulter Cup, recognizing graduate brother who contributed most to a chapter through service in a capacity other than Purple Legionnaire or General Officer. Harper serves on the house corporation and previously served on the board of chapter advisors.
Jeff Baynham (WKU Graduate Initiate 2010) received honorable mention for the Durrance Award (most outstanding Purple Legionnaire) and Ray Blankenship (WKU Graduate Affiliate 2010) received honorable mention for the Crowder Cup (most outstanding faculty advisor).
More: Learn more about about the WKU chapter at http://wkufiji.com; the Phi Gamma Delta awards at http://www.phigam.org/Page.aspx?pid=1019&srcid=208&chid=9; view photos on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/PhiGammaDelta
Contact: Student Activities, (270) 745-2459.