Chartering Weekend Information

Note: We have reserved a hospitality suite in the hotel for the weekend. The colony will keep the room stocked with refreshments and it will be open 24 hours, but there won't necessarily be colony brothers in the room at all times. Everyone is welcome to join us in the Mayflower Room on the 2nd floor of the Hilton Garden Inn.

Etiquette Dinner
Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 6:00 pm
Location: Hulman Memorial Student Union - Room 321
Who Invited: All colony members
Dress: Business Casual

Colony brothers will attend an “Etiquette Dinner” to help instruct members on the way to properly eat a formal dinner.


All Campus Reception
Thursday, February 14, 2013 between 2:00 pm and 5:30 pm
Location: Hulman Memorial Student Union - Dede I
Who Invited: All campus students and employees
Dress: Casual

The entire campus community is invited to celebrate with us our chartering at this reception.  Refreshments provided.  Feel free to come and go as you wish.

No RSVP Requested


Indoctrination School
Friday, February 15, 2013 at 7:30 pm until 8:15 pm
Location: Hulman Memorial Student Union - Ninth Floor
Who Invited: Colony Members, Official Delegation, Interested Brothers
Dress: Coat and Tie

J.B. Goll (Nebraska '01) will deliver the Indoctrination School Lecture to members of the colony and interested brothers.

No RSVP Requested


Installation of Legate - Don Mighell (Texas ‘56, Rose-Hulman ‘00)
Friday, February 15, 2013 at 8:15 pm
Location: Hulman Memorial Student Union - Ninth Floor
Who Invited: Interested Brothers
Dress: Coat and Tie

Don Mighell will be installed as the Legate for Iota Sigma in this brief ceremony open to brothers only.


No RSVP Requested


Formal Pledging
Friday, February 15, 2013 at 8:30 pm
Location: Hulman Memorial Student Union - Ninth Floor
Who Invited: Brothers only
Dress: Coat and Tie

Members of the colony will be formally pledged into Phi Gamma Delta.

No RSVP Requested


White Star Reception
Friday, February 15, 2013 at 9:00 pm
Location: Hulman Memorial Student Union - Ninth Floor
Who Invited: All brothers, families and friends
Dress: Coat and Tie for brothers, Business Casual others

All brothers, family and friends are invited to celebrate the pledging of the members of the colony.  Refreshments provided.

No RSVP Requested


Initiation
Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 8:00 am
Location: Masonic Temple, 224 N 8th Street
Who Invited: Brothers only
Dress: Coat and Tie

In the morning the members of the colony will be initiated into the fraternity at 8:00 am.  All members are invited to attend these ceremonies.  For those who plan to attend the ceremonies, plan to arrive no later than 7:50 am.

No RSVP Requested


Black Diamond Luncheon
Saturday, February 16, 2013 at Noon
Location: Masonic Temple, 224 N 8th Street
Who Invited: Brothers, family members, guests
Dress: Coat and Tie for brothers and Business Casual for all others

All brothers, family members and guests are invited to attend a luncheon at the Masonic Temple.

No RSVP Requested


Head Table Reception
Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 5:00 pm: Installation Banquet, Head Table Reception
Location: The Ohio Building, upstairs (672 Ohio Street)
Who Invited: Colony Members and dates, Head Table, Official Delegation (Invitation Only)
Dress: Black Tie Optional

This is a private reception for colony members and Chartering Weekend VIPs.


Opening Reception
Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 6:00 pm: Installation Banquet, Opening Reception
Location: The Ohio Building, Lobby area (672 Ohio Street)
Who Invited: All banquet attendees
Dress: Black Tie Optional

Open reception for all who are attending the Installation Banquet.


Installation Banquet
Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 7:00 pm
Location: The Ohio Building, 672 Ohio Street
Who Invited: Brothers and dates, Invited University Officials
Dress: Black Tie Optional

The main event for the week.  Highlights include the keynote address by Archon Preseident Scott Mikulecky (Colorade State '82) and Don Mighell (Texas '56, Rose Hulman '00
) as Legate presenting the charter to chapter president, Josh Cox.

RSVP if attending at http://www.isufiji.com/banquet.  RSVP by February 8, 2013.


Installation Ball
Saturday, February 16, 2013 at approximately 9:30 pm
Location: The Ohio Building, 672 Ohio Street
Who Invited: Undergraduate Brothers (all chapters) and dates
Dress: Black Tie Optional

All undergraduate members and dates are invited to attend the Installation Banquet Formal to be held after the banquet.


Parent’s & Founder’s Circle Brunch
Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 10:00 am
Location: Hulman Memorial Student Union, Dede III
Who Invited: Undergraduate Colony Members, dates, Parents, family members and Donors
Dress: Business Casual

A brunch to celebrate individual achievements in the Colony over the last year.

RSVP if attending at: http://www.isufiji.com/parentdonor.  RSVP by February 8, 2013.


We would like to honor all past Iota Sigma initiates. Please click here to see a list of initiates.