The University and the chapter have agreed to move forward, despite the chapter on Pi Lambda Phi’s past — and the details on just how it’s changed for the better — still remaining vague. Dan is a member of the Illinois Tau Delta Chapter of Pi Lambda Phi. You, starting on your college career have the same opportunity as these men. “We are really accepting of everyone, and we just want to make a true difference here and try to be the best fraternity and organization on this campus at creating change,” Serbin said. Along with Zeta Beta Tau, the seven other fraternities that have faced sanctions from the Office of Student and Public Affairs since November 1994 are Phi Gamma Delta (FIJI) , Sigma Chi, Delta Tau Delta, Sigma Phi Epsilon, Kappa Alpha Psi, Phi Kappa Theta and Pi Lambda Phi. “My lasting impact I want to leave is to create a legacy here for the next Pi Lambda Phi to come on to and to really create a good fraternity on campus that doesn’t have a negative connotation,” Serbin said. Pitt’s silence on Pi Lambda Phi’s re-installment highlights the University’s closed door, case-based suspension and readmittance system. As Founding Fathers and aided with the Elimination of Prejudice Foundation, we hope to diversify and better our community and presence in Greek Life. Inspired designs on t-shirts, posters, stickers, home decor, and more by independent artists and designers from around the world. Phi Beta Lambda is the world’s largest and oldest student business organization. “We are excited to be welcomed back to campus and are enjoying our recolonization process.”. “That, by no means, is helpful to the community, so we don’t keep a count like that.”. As Founding Fathers and aided with the Elimination of Prejudice Foundation, we hope to diversify and better our community and presence in Greek Life. The fraternity has spent much of the past 20 years under University suspension — Pitt suspended the group most recently in 2014 for supplying alcohol to a minor. Pi Lambda Phi is an international fraternity with a longstanding local chapter at the University of Pittsburgh. “Everyone has been so supportive, and the men we have been recruiting are top-notch, involved student leaders,” said Lowe. “They are excited to join the Greek community and to leave a positive lasting impact as fraternity men.”. Current brothers of the fraternity, including Matt Serbin –– a Pitt sophomore planning to double major in marketing and supply chain management –– said the frat is coming back with a renewed dedication to the fraternity’s official mission of “eliminating prejudice.” According to Bonner, the reinstatement process is “evaluative, reasonable and fair.”. He said the atmosphere of Pi Lambda Phi initially attracted him to the fraternity. At that point, it was the first nonsectarian fraternity in the United States, according to the fraternity’s national organization website. This is the web site of the alumni of the Pi Lambda Phi Fraternity Upsilon Chapter at UCLA. View Case; Cited Cases; Citing Case ; Citing Cases . After a chapter has received the letter, it may petition to the the vice provost and dean of students for permission to recolonize. As the first non-sectarian fraternity, Pi Lambda Phi welcomes all men of all creeds. 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