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2019 Reginald E.F. Colley Memorial Trophy - First Round Nominations

February 4, 2019

Theta Chi Fraternity is pleased to announce the call for first round nominations for the 2019 Reginald E.F. Colley Memorial Trophy, the highest honor that the Fraternity can bestow upon a collegiate member

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Zeta Gamma Alumnus Leaves Legacy in Science

January 11, 2019

The University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) community was saddened to learn that researcher and entrepreneur Mark E. Shirtliff, PhD, had lost his life after a raft overturned in the Yellowstone River near Gardiner, Mont., on July 12.

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Grothman urges Medal of Honor for World War II hero, 101-year-old James Megellas

January 11, 2019

Through the years, several government officials have authored bills requesting the Medal of Honor for Fond du Lac's native son and World War II veteran James "Maggie" Megellas.

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Zeta Sigma alumnus Guides Grapplers in Annual Tournament

January 10, 2019

Nobody knows more about the New Richmond Wrestling Invitational than Bob Olson. Olson has been involved in the management of the tournament since 1973. The NRI celebrated its 50th anniversary when it was conducted Saturday at the New Richmond High School gym.

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Dream Come True for Head Coach Manny Diaz

January 10, 2019

Three days ago, the future of Miami Hurricanes football was clouded following the retirement of head coach Mark Richt. But the sun shined bright in Coral Gables Wednesday, as University of Miami director of athletics Blake James officially introduced Manny Diaz as the 25th head football coach in program history.

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Alpha Upsilon/Nebraska Alumnus Details Road to Self-Improvement

January 3, 2019

2018 was a landmark year for Chad Ellsworth (Alpha Upsilon/Nebraska 2001), a career coach at the University of Minnesota’s Carlson School of Management. The undergraduate business students voted to recognize him as the 2018 Staff of the Year recipient.

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Phil Vassar’s “Songs from the Cellar” Makes National TV Debut on PBS

January 2, 2019

Chart-topping singer-songwriter and wine enthusiast, Phil Vassar, invites television viewers across America inside his wine cellar as his "Songs from the Cellar" series makes its national television debut on PBS.

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Eta Gamma Chapter Lends Helping Hand for Christmas Dinner

December 20, 2018

“It’s an important kick off for the Christmas season,” said Tracy Williams, organizer and executive director of the Morehead-Rowan County Chamber of Commerce. “There’s great food, fellowship and entertainment.”