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They Said It…Quotes from the 150th Anniversary

“I just wanted to say that the team did a wonderful job of promoting and executing a great event to celebrate the 150th anniversary of Phi Delta Theta / Phi Society at the University of Virginia and the 60th anniversary of the house at #1 University Circle. I was proud and honored to be able […]

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Why Phi Society?

Reflections on the 150th Anniversary Celebration Why Phi Society? Why not Phi Delta Theta? The answer lies in both the history and the heritage of our organization. Over 500 people – alumni brothers, spouses, and active undergraduates, attended the 150th Anniversary Celebration of Virginia Beta in October 2023. Why did so many people travel to […]

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2023 Harry R. Marshall Lifetime Achievement Award Recipients

We have renamed the Phi Lifetime Achievement Award in honor of Virginia Beta Inc.’s longtime President, Harry R. Marshall, Jr. ’61, who passed away on June 22, 2021. Henceforth, this most prestigious of awards will be named the Harry R. Marshall Lifetime Achievement award and will be awarded every five years. “He loved his family, […]

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Phi Donors

Donors from January 1, 2022 – October 31, 2023 *Gifts in memory of

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Ensuring the Next 150 Years

The 150th celebration was a powerful reminder of the lasting impact our years at One University Circle had on all our lives and the bonds we share across the generations. Heading into the 150th, we had received initial unsolicited support of $75,000 from a short list of Brothers. As of December 5, 2023, $157,000 has […]

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Remembering Chris Kimbel ’77

Christopher Allan Kimbel of Atlanta, Georgia passed away on March 25, 2023, from early onset Alzheimer’s disease. He was 67 years old. Chris was born in St. Louis, Missouri, the oldest child of Richard and Nancy Kimbel. He lived in Winnetka, Illinois, in his early childhood. He graduated from The Westminster Schools in 1973, where […]

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Registration is Live: Phi Society/Phi Delta Theta 150th Anniversary

Brothers, Join us for the largest ever gathering of Phis on Grounds! On October 6-7, 2023, Phi Society/Phi Delta Theta (pre 2000) will celebrate 150 years at UVA. Our weekend kicks off Friday with a welcome event at 1 University Circle and concludes Saturday evening with a Black tie optional dinner and open bar at […]

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Winter 2022 Phiner Times

Brothers, The 2022 edition of the Phiner Times will be arriving in mailboxes soon! In the meantime, we hope you enjoy this electronic version. If you have not already done so, please update your contact information so that we can better keep in touch moving forward. We look forward to connecting with you in October […]

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Save the Date: 150th Reunion

We are excited to announce the 150th anniversary celebration of the Virginia Beta Chapter of Phi Society/Phi Delta Theta (pre-2000) October 6-7, 2023. Throughout the weekend we will have events at the house, and a gala at the Omni Hotel with a special performance from The Skip Castro Band! We are anticipating the largest gathering […]

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32nd Annual Cudlip Ceremony Happening Soon!

Brothers, You are invited to attend the 32nd Annual Cudlip Ceremony at One University Circle. Friday, April 29, 2022, from 9 p.m. – Late  32nd Annual Cudlip Ceremony Reception  The House (One University Circle) We will be commemorating the life of Jeffrey Cudlip, as well as celebrating his legacy with the presentation of the Cudlip […]

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