Wisconsin-Madison Chapter Surrenders Its Charter

Undergraduate Sigma Chis at the University of Wisconsin in Madison have surrendered their charter and the International Fraternity’s Executive Committee (EC) has accepted it, rendering the chapter inactive. The chapter had faced compliance issues with the Fraternity’s Preparation for Brotherhood pledge education program and risk management policies. It is the International Fraternity’s goal to one …

Sigma Chi International Fraternity’s Statement on Sigma Phi Epsilon’s Exit from the North American Interfraternity Conference

We recognize each fraternal organization’s sovereign responsibility to make decisions that are in the best interests of their organization. However, we also firmly believe that the spirit of interfraternalism originates from and relies on the principle of mutual respect, a principle that was violated on Nov. 7.

Sigma Chi International Fraternity Suspends its Brown University chapter

The Executive Committee (EC) of the Sigma Chi International Fraternity has voted to immediately suspend the organization’s Brown University chapter. The suspension is effective immediately, and for an indefinite period of time. The General Fraternity made the decision due to continued risk management and other accountability issues with the chapter. The actions were inconsistent with …

Sigma Chi Partners With Alpha Delta Pi To Stop The Hazing

In 2017, Alpha Delta Pi sister Rae Ann Gruver and her husband Steve lost their son to a hazing incident at Louisiana State University. Since Max’s death, Steve and Rae Ann have traveled across the country sharing Max’s story, including Rae Ann’s keynote message with Evelyn Piazza and Rich Braham during the 2019 Krach Transformational …

Andrew McMahon wins the 2019 International Balfour Award

Andrew McMahon, BIRMINGHAM-SOUTHERN 2019, accepted the 2019 International Balfour Award during the closing ceremony of the inaugural Krach Transformational Leaders Workshop at Bowling Green State University in Bowling Green, Ohio. Given annually to Sigma Chi’s most outstanding graduating senior, the International Balfour Award has been presented since 1930 when Significant Sig Paul Hagemann, WASHINGTON (ST. …

Meet Lauren Lewallen, Sigma Chi’s 36th International Sweetheart

On the 164th anniversary of Sigma Chi’s founding, Central Michigan University chapter sweetheart Lauren Lewallen was awarded the opportunity of a lifetime following an undergraduate delegate vote at the 82nd Grand Chapter in Salt Lake City. Lewallen was named the 2019 to 2021 International Sweetheart of Sigma Chi. Now representing the more than 255,000 living …

Connecting Sigma Chi: A new look for our Fraternity

In 2017, the leaders of Sigma Chi Fraternity and Foundation gathered in 2017 to consider the Fraternity’s direction for the following decade. Both entities quickly recognized the need to define one future for our great Fraternity and to ultimately speak with one voice. The new sigmachi.org is the first step in expanding our brand and better connecting …

Sigma Chi Announces Its 2019 Order of Constantine Induction Class

Sigma Chi Announces Its 2019 Order of Constantine Induction Class Fraternity honors 18 for years of dedicated volunteer service to the organization By Wes Holtsclaw, East Tennessee 2012 Sigma Chi International Fraternity has selected 18 men for induction to the Order of Constantine, its highest honor for members who have committed years of exemplary service …

Fraternity Announces Recipients of 2019 Significant Sig Award

Recognizing Sigma Chi alumni who have achieved high levels of professional success, the Fraternity has announced the recipients of its 2019 Significant Sig Award. From the best-selling author behind the Harry Bosch series to U.S. Congressional representatives, the 139 recipients cast a wide net of achievement in a variety of fields. Members of the 2019 class will …

Make your mark on Sigma Chi’s Future

Whether it’s world-class leadership programming, including Sigma Chi’s groundbreaking online educational platform, academic scholarships or operational support, gifts to the Sigma Chi Foundation impact each aspect of the Sigma Chi mission.  On average, the Sigma Chi Foundation generates more revenue, provides more program support and directs more of it to leadership and scholarships than any other Greek …

Sigma Chi Foundation | 80 Years of Impact

September 11, 1934 — Sigma Chi creates Endowment Commission November 9, 1939 — Following unanimous passage at 1939 Grand Chapter, Endowment Commission chairman Frank McDonough Jr., DARTMOUTH 1907, law partner Frank L. Grant, PURDUE 1889, and Dr. Joseph F. Bowers, OHIO STATE 1889, jointly filed necessary papers with Notary Public Clarence L. Bartholic to gain certification and incorporate the Sigma …

A Foundation For Sigma Chi

With the launch of a revolutionary Individual leadership program, Horizons, in 1999, an organization built to provide scholarships and educational space grants in post-war America had slowly became the most successful Greek-letter Fraternity foundation in North America.  Twenty years later, as the Sigma Chi Foundation marks its 80th anniversary, a new groundbreaking leadership learning continuum and …