Press Release, Student Life

2017 OWU Greek Awards

March 24, 2017 – by Cole Hatcher

Nine of Ohio Wesleyan’s fraternity and sorority chapters, including the seven shown here, are honored as ‘gold’ chapters at the 2017 Greek Awards. (Photo by Reilly Wright ’20)

University Honors Fraternity and Sorority Leaders

Ohio Wesleyan University’s Greek Community gathered March 7 for the 2017 Greek Awards. The event recognized significant achievements, accomplishments, and leadership within OWU’s Greek Community.

Here are the 2017 award winners:

  • Fraternity Member of the Year
    Austin Minnick (Alpha Sigma Phi)
  • Sorority Member of the Year
    Jillian Knepshield (Delta Zeta)
  • Outstanding Alumni Relations Award
    Chi Phi Fraternity
  • Outstanding Fraternity and Sorority Scholar Awards
    Fraternity – Christopher Brinich (Alpha Sigma Phi)
    Sorority (tied) – Meaghan Teitelman (Kappa Alpha Theta) and Jill Scribner (Kappa Kappa Gamma)
  • Chapter Program of the Year
    Community Harvest Festival (Chi Phi)
    Second year in a row
  • Bishops Trophy
    Fraternity – Sahaaref Shah (Sigma Phi Epsilon)
    Sorority – Diana Muzina (Kappa Kappa Gamma)
  • Chapter Advisor Award
    Lynda Wiley (Kappa Alpha Theta)
  • Robert K. Marshall Award
    Dana D. Behum (Chi Omega), Director of Clubs and Fraternity and Sorority Life
    (Nominated by Kappa Alpha Theta, Delta Zeta, and Kappa Kappa Gamma)
  • Emerging Leader Award
    Fraternity – Will Ashburn (Alpha Sigma Phi)
    Sorority – Allisa Schuller (Delta Delta Delta)
  • Fred Myers Award
    Brian Jordan (Chi Phi)
  • Carolyn Tarbell Award
    Rachell Resnik (Kappa Kappa Gamma)
  • Tom Courtice New Member Awards
    Fraternity – Addison Stern (Phi Gamma Delta)
    Sorority – Chloe Holmes (Kappa Alpha Theta)
  • Chapter Community Service Awards
    Fraternity – Phi Delta Theta
    Sorority – Delta Zeta
  • Chapter Philanthropy Awards
    Fraternity – Delta Tau Delta
    Sorority – Delta Gamma
  • Chapter Involvement Awards
    Fraternity – Alpha Sigma Phi
    Sorority – Delta Gamma
  • Chapter Excellence Awards
    • Gold Chapters
      Alpha Sigma Phi, Chi Phi, Delta Delta Delta, Delta Gamma, Delta Tau Delta, Delta Zeta, Kappa Alpha Theta, Kappa Kappa Gamma, and Phi Delta Theta
    • Silver Chapters
      Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., and Sigma Phi Epsilon
    • Bronze Chapter
      Phi Gamma Delta

Congratulations to all of the award winners!