Phi Sigma Pi Accepts Three Awards at National Convention

The Beta Chapter of Phi Sigma Pi Honors Fraternity accepted three national awards this summer, including the Joseph Torchia Award for best chapter in the nation for the 2010-2011 school year.

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Phi Sigma Pi members display their organization’s awards at National Convention. Pictured, left to right: David Hotop-Brown (junior); Brad Dunlap (alumnus); David Lee White, Jr. (alumnus); Baillie James (senior); Garett Foster (junior); and Clee Shy (junior).
Six fraternity members represented Truman at the National Convention held Aug. 4-7 in Arlington, W. Va.  

In addition to the best chapter award, the organization brought home the award for best in region and for outstanding scholarship event.
The fraternity secured the award through a combination of innovative event planning, leadership and national participation in the Spring 2011 showing of  the documentary, “Call and Response,” in a joint effort with Namaste Nepal.