What "Group" is considered to be the first fraternity?
"The Flat Hat Club"
Where and when was "The Flat Hat Club" founded
The College of William and Mary
Who was "The Flat Hat Club's" most famous member
What fraternity gave many of the characteristics that mark the modern fraternity?
Phi Beta Kappa
Who founded Phi Beta Kappa and why?
was denied membership into a group similar to "The Flat Hat Club"
When was Phi Beta Kappa founded?
December 5, 1776
What college is called the " Mother of Fraternities"?
Union College Schenectady, New York
What state is credited with the birth of " Fraternity"
When, where, was the first Fraternity house built (First of all the fraternities)? What was the fraternity?
University of Michigan
What was Pi Kappa Phi originally called? What did it mean?
Why was Nu Phi founded?
An attempt to oppose the Fraternity slate.
What three men lead them?
Andrew Alexander Kroeg Jr.
Simon Fogarty Jr.
L. Harry Mixon
How did Nu Phi let the members know when and where a meeting was?
They would draw a hand on class chalkboards with the time of the meeting and the last name of the member hosting it.
When was the first meeting of Pi Kappa Phi?
December 10, 1904
Where was this meeting?
90 Broadstreet Simon Fogarty Jr's home
Who were the seven men at this meeting?
Andrew Alexander Kroeg Jr., Simon Fogarty Jr., Harry Mixon, A. Pelzer Wagener, Thomas F. Mosimann, Theodore ("Teddy") Barnwell Kelly and James Fogarty
Who recommended The letters for Pi Kappa Phi?
A. Pelzer Wagener
Who wrote out the first minutes? What color ink?
Who designed the pin and the secret grip?
Simon Fogarty Jr.
Describe the fraternity's pin ( The actives pin)?
A plain, diamond-shaped block of black enamel, bearing across its short diagonal an arched raised band of gold with scrolled edges projecting beyond the body of the pin. On this band were engraved, in black enamel, the Creek letters of Pi Kappa Phi. Egraved in gold on the body of the pin, above and below the band respectively, were the figures of a star and student's lamp.
Who was the chapters first "archon"?
Who cooked the first founders day supper?
Who authored the fraternity's ritual?
Harry and Pelzer
When was the fraternity's ritual written?
Who was the first Pi Kappa Phi member initiated under the fraternity's ritual?
Henry Patrick Wagener
When was the first fraternity's ritual?
March 24, 1906
When and where was the second chapter formed?
March 9, 1907
Who founded Gamma Chapter?
When and where was Gamma Chapter formed?
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