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The Crescent Newsletter - Fall 2016 Issue

The Crescent Newsletter - Fall 2016 Issue

Iota Xi Chapter Performed New Member Ceremony at College of Charleston Expansion

Iota Xi Chapter Performed New Member Ceremony at College of Charleston Expansion

The Fraternity is pleased to announce a successful expansion project at the College of Charleston in Charleston, S.C. The new colony of 42 members was inducted into the Fraternity as new members during an on-campus ceremony September 23. Performing the ceremony were men from the Iota Xi Chapter at Florida Institute of Technology.

A Rise in Recruitment Excellence

A Rise in Recruitment Excellence

Chapters across the country are seeing great success in their recruitment efforts, with outstanding gains from several chapters since 2014:

Iota Xi Conducts Clean-Up for Indian River Land Trust

Iota Xi Conducts Clean-Up for Indian River Land Trust

This winter, the men of Iota Xi Chapter at the Florida Institute of Technology took part in a project to clean up the South Vero Conservation Land in Vero Beach, Fla. Over 30 chapter members made the hour-long road trip, and their service made the conservation land safer, cleaner, and us-able for camping.

Florida Institute of Technology receives charter

Florida Institute of Technology receives charter

On Saturday, Nov. 20, the Florida Institute of Technology Crescent Colony was chartered as Iota Xi Chapter. The Delts from Iota Nu at Florida Atlantic University performed the Rite of Iris and Ritual on campus. Forty men were initiated with a GPA of 3.05. The colony was first recognized in April 2009 and received approval to charter in October 2010. The notable guests in attendance included Alan Brackett, Delta Tau Delta International President, and Rosario Palmieri, Southern Division President, as well as many parents and members of the FIT Greek community.