Sigma Chi: Alpha Lambda Chapter, University of Wisconsin

Consul Update on Spring Semester
June 7, 2013

This Spring 2013 semester, my first semester as Consul, was an incredible success.  We reached and surpassed many of our goals, and had a great time doing so.  We had more planned than we maybe thought we could handle, but the event-filled semester went off without a hitch. First, Derby Days this year was the…[MORE]

Derby Days a Huge Success

This year, the Alpha Lambda chapter took Derby Days to a whole new level, raising a total of over $55,000 for the UW American Family Children’s hospital in Madison, Wisconsin.  In a complete overhaul of the old events, day events such as “Dunk-a-Sig” and “Table Design contest” brought innovative new ideas to life.   The…[MORE]

Alpha Lambda Chapter Featured in Sigma Chi Foundation Focus
May 10, 2013

The Alpha Lambda Chapter at the University of Wisconsin-Madison was recently featured in the Sigma Chi Foundation’s Spring 2013 Focus online Newsletter. The feature includes some highlights and updates from the chapter, including the impressive fundraising efforts of the recent Derby Days philanthropy. To see the article, go to    

Derby Days 2013
February 25, 2013

As one of the C0-Chairs of Alpha Lambda’s upcoming Derby Days 2013, I am writing to you in hopes of gathering support for this year’s annual chapter philanthropy, which will start on April 15th and end on April 19th.  If you have not already heard, our chapter has been on the rise in the past few…[MORE]

Alpha Lambda Legacy Society Established

As Alpha Lambda approaches its 130th anniversary in 2014, we have embarked on a $1,000,000 campaign to make our chapter the preeminent leadership development fraternity at the University of Wisconsin and one of the preeminent chapters within the Sigma Chi Fraternity. To accomplish this, we have established the Alpha Lambda Legacy Society which recognizes brothers…[MORE]

Homecoming Schedule
October 24, 2012

The annual Sigma Chi – Alpha Lambda Homecoming is quickly approaching. Our Chapter is looking forward to joining our fellow brothers in celebrating the tradition of the Alpha Lambda Chapter. We have planned a very fun-filled Saturday (October 27, 2012), where both Undergraduates and Alumni will be able to catch up with old friends and…[MORE]

Homecoming 2012: Alpha Lambda Invitation
September 7, 2012

The University of Wisconsin’s 2012 Homecoming celebration, titled “Where Tradition Lives”, is just around the corner and the Alpha Lambda Chapter of Sigma Chi would like to extend an invitation to you, and all chapter alumni, to visit the chapter house for our weekend festivities. Homecoming weekend is October 26-28 and our activities, located at…[MORE]

New Symantec President/CEO: Alpha Lambda Alum
July 27, 2012

Symantec (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced that Enrique Salem, president and chief executive officer (CEO), has stepped down effective immediately and Symantec’s board of directors has appointed Steve Bennett president and chief executive officer, in addition to his continued role as chairman of the board. “Enrique Salem has been a significant contributor during his 19 years’…[MORE]

Successful Derby Days
July 20, 2012

Derby Days is a national philanthropy hosted by every Sigma Chi chapter across the country. It consists of a weeklong competition among all of the sororities in the Greek system.  Some of the events this year included Meet-and-Greet night, Karaoke night, Tug-O-War, a volleyball tournament, and a BBQ where the winner of Derby Days was…[MORE]

Order of Constantine Awarded to Alpha Lambda Dave Bruns

Each year, the Order of Constantine recognizes a group of up to 14 Sigma Chi brothers for their commitment, dedication and service to the Fraternity. Induction into the Order of Constantine is considered to be the highest honor the Sigma Chi Fraternity can bestow upon one of its members. The honor of being named a…[MORE]

Scholarship Banquet Invitation
April 3, 2012

 The Alpha Lambda Chapter of Sigma Chi cordially invites you to join us for our annual Spring Scholarship Banquet on Thursday, April 19, 2012. Undergraduates who have excelled in both academic performance and service to the Fraternity will be honored with several awards and scholarships, including the Paul Berge Excellence in Achievement Award and the…[MORE]

Spring 2012 – A Look Forward
December 30, 2011

Last spring was a very successful semester for the Alpha Lambda Chapter and we are looking for similar success heading into the 2012 spring semester. In 2011, the Chapter rebounded from an unproductive spring rush in 2010 and initiated ten quality gentlemen, many of whom have made substantial contributions to the Chapter already. Using the…[MORE]

Fall 2011 – A Look Back

The Alpha Lambda Chapter firmly established itself at the beginning of the semester by recruiting 37 pledges, the largest among fraternities this fall and largest in the history of the Alpha Lambda Chapter. The pledge process is well underway, and the Chapter is eagerly looking forward to initiating these men in early December. As always,…[MORE]

New Alpha Lambda Website
September 30, 2011

The undergraduate chapter is proud to lauch its new website. Located at, the site offers a glimpse into the undergraduate chapter; from the brothers to social events and scholarship to a photo gallery. We encourage you to visit often to keep in touch with all things Alpha Lambda.

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