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  • In Memoriam - John Tucker '58

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 04/16/17 10:13:00 PM

    John TuckerAiken, SC - Dr. John Wesley Tucker Sr., 79, passed away Wednesday, December 14, 2016 surrounded by his family. Dr. Tucker was a graduate of the University of South Carolina and finished dental school at the University of Alabama. He then served in the U.S. Army and was stationed at Fort Benning, Ga. After serving his country he received his masters in orthodontics from Georgetown University. He settled in Aiken, S.C. in 1967, where he ... Read More

    SAE Seniors Night - SC Delta Chapter

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 03/13/17 03:03:00 PM

    Mark your calendar now for a Fun Night of Senior Celebration


    •  THURSDAY, MAY 4th
    • 6:30pm- 10:00pm
    • Rooftop Bar at Carolina Ale House


    This event is for all Senior SAEs, family, and friends. Regardless of your status as an active or inactive or when you plan to graduate, we hope to have as many of you attend as possible. We have reserved the rooftop at the Ale House and confirmed the DJ. The menu and pricing are still being working ... Read More

    Spring 2017 New Members Announced

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 02/03/17 11:38:00 AM

    Columbia, SC - Jan 22, 2017: The SC Delta Chapter is pleased to announce the members of thew Spring 2017 Class:


    • Johnathan Anderson
    • Robert Byrd 
    • Jordan Callender 
    • William Cox 
    • Carter Law 
    • David Lawson 
    • Kyle Michel 
    • Jennings Owens

    39 New Members

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 09/08/16 06:46:00 PM

    Columbia, SC - Sept 7, 2016 - SC Delta Chapter at Carolina is proud to announce 39 new members in the Fall 2016 Semester class. Those members include: Thomas Achille, Matthew Anderson, Mike Berry, Parker Blin, Jacob Boone, Robert Byrd, Rex Carter, William Chandler, Daniel Geoffroy, Andrew Gung, Coby Haasis, Will Hair, Edward Hennelly, Tristan Jenkins, Tanner ... Read More

    In Memoriam - Ellison Capers, IV '51

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 06/26/16 07:07:00 PM

    E CapersCOLUMBIA, SC - A funeral service for Ellison Capers, IV, '51, 93, of Columbia, was held at 12:00 noon Saturday, June 20, 2015, at Dunbar Funeral Home, Devine Street Chapel, with burial in Greenlawn Memorial Park.


    Mr. Capers, beloved husband, father and grandfather, entered into eternal rest on Monday, June 15, 2015. Born in Columbia on November 10, 1921, he was a son of Ellison Capers III and Catherine Rice Capers. In 1947 Ellison entered ... Read More

    In Memoriam - Theron Hester '54

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 06/26/16 09:21:00 AM

    COLUMBIA — Theron E. Hester Jr. (Herb), 84 of Columbia, S.C., passed away peacefully on August 27, 2015 at Agape Senior Hospice in Columbia.


    Born in Pickens, S.C., he was the son of the late Mary Viola Hendricks and Theron Earle Hester of Pickens, S.C.


    He attended Clemson College and graduated from the University of South Carolina where he was a member of Sigma Alpha Epsilon.


    He was retired from the SC State Employment ... Read More

    Additional Advisor Added to Alumni Board

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 06/08/16 11:58:00 PM

    Note from Ellison Neese, Chapter Advisor


    "It is with great excitement that I announce that Garrett Givens has agreed to serve on the Alumni Advisory Council in the role of the direct Adviser to Eminent Treasurer Anthony Fontana.  Garrett brings years of expertise in the banking industry to the Chapter to help develop a comprehensive working budget, review spending policies with regards to risk management and assess past dated debt from ... Read More

    Greenville SAE Alumni News

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 08/14/15 11:55:00 AM

    Greenville Alumni Association News - Sigma Alpha Epsilon Fraternity

    Greenville, SC - August 14, 2015: Brother Josh Roach, '02 SC Delta/USC, has stepped up as the President of the Greenville Alumni Association for 2015-2016. He is a financial advisor and partner with the Norris Financial Group. Contact him at email or cell (864) 907-2388.


    The alumni committee now consists of David Sigmon ('03 ... Read More

    Textbook Scholarships Announced

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 04/09/15 10:08:00 PM

    Davidson, NC - April 9, 2015 - Austin Elliott Gray, Eminent Treasurer, announced today that the chapter has created Textbook Scholarships for members of the chapter. It is being funded by the NC Theta Chapter Education Fund, which was established in 2001 in honor of faculty advisor, Dr. Mary Vasquez, at the SAE Foundation.

    The winners of this years 2015 awards are Max Gore and Evan Mitchell.

    Max is from Cape Elizabeth, Maine and ... Read More

    New Members Announced and Phi Beta Kappa Honor

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 01/31/15 01:56:00 PM

    Davidson, NC - Sat, Jan 31, 2015: The NC Theta Chapter is proud to announce our 17 New Members for Spring 2015 (includes one senior and 16 freshmen). They are:




























    ... Read More

    In Memoriam - Lyman Dillon '64

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 12/12/14 10:55:00 PM

    William Dillon ObituaryWilliam "Lyman" Dillon '64, passed away November 29, 2014 after a twenty year battle with Parkinson's Disease. He was born March 24, 1942 in High Point, NC, where he grew up. Lyman graduated from Davidson College in 1964 and Duke Law School in 1967. After serving in the U.S. Army, he moved to Atlanta, GA in 1970, where he was employed as an attorney with the law firm of Hansell, Post, Brandon and Dorsey. He became a partner in his firm in ... Read More

    New Officers for SAE Elected for 2015

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 12/07/14 12:59:00 PM

    Davidson College, Davidson, SC - Dec 7, 2014: The NC Theta Chapter of Sigma Alpha Epsilon at Davidson College is pleased to announce the new officers for 2015:


    2014 Davidson SAE Homecoming Plans!

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 07/26/14 08:35:00 AM

    Alumni! Mark your calendars. Our chapter's annual Alumni Oyster Roast will be on Homecoming weekend: Saturday, September 20th.

    B HouclThis year we will be joined by NC Theta alum Bobby Houck ('87) and the Blue Dogs, a contemporary rock band from Charleston, SC. They will be performing on the back porch from 3 pm to 7 pm on Saturday the 20th.

    You are welcome to join us as we enjoy the sunshine, good music, and good company.

    Additionally, please consider ... Read More

    Class of 2014

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 05/16/14 08:51:00 AM

    Davidson, NC - May 16, 2014: Congratulations to the graduating seniors from the NC Theta Chapter, the Class of 2014:


    Andrew Keesler
    Nick McGuire
    Cyrus Saffari
    Andrew Kelleher
    Sam Gray
    Scott Sellers
    Keith Durante
    James Bramlett
    Taylor Haynes
    Fritz Healy
    Joe Morrison
    Noah Woodward
    Ian Daniel
    Chris Ragsdale


    NC Theta Chapter was founded at Davidson College in 1883. Visit our web site at ... Read More

    Chapter Recognizes Outstanding Members

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 05/03/14 04:31:00 PM

    May 6, 2014 - Davidson, NC: The NC Theta Chapter at Davidson College is proud to announce the winners of the following annual awards:

    Bryant Axinn Abbuhl Outstanding Academic Achievement Award - this award goes to the brother who exemplifies the qualities of a True Gentleman while maintaining academic excellence. -  Scott Sellers (2014).

    Connor Wilcox Farrell Outstanding Service Award - goes to the brother who displays great ... Read More

    Chapter Wins Awards

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 02/25/14 09:46:00 PM

    SAE NewsDavidson, NC - Feb 25, 2014: It is a great pleasure to announce the following:

    NC Theta was just awarded Outstanding PCC Organization award as the best men's greek organization at Davidson for the 2013 Calendar year.

    Will Newman, current Eminent Archon, stated: "Our sustainability chair Joe Cullen was also recognized for his efforts in that field, earning the chapter a monetary reward! Great news and promising for the future."

    Further ... Read More

    SAE Tops Scholarship Rankings at Davidson

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 01/27/14 09:07:00 AM

    Davidson, NC - NC Theta Chapter had the highest grade point ratio of any fraternity on the Davidson campus, with a 3.41. It also ranks as the second highest for any organization. This can be compared to the All Male GPA of 3.06, the All Female GPA of 3.27, and All Campus GPA of 3.16. In all 17 of 34 members (half of the chapter) scored a 3.4 or higher GPA. Will Newman, President of SAE, stated: " We focused our efforts on achieving better grades ... Read More

    2014 Officers Elected

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 12/04/13 12:19:00 AM

    Davidson College, Davidson, North Carolina - Tuesday, December 3, 2013: New officers for NC Theta Chapter of Sigma Alpha Epsilon have been elected:


    Officer Brother E-mail City State
    President William Forrest Newman Durham NC
    Vice President Wilson James Turner Dedham MA
    Secretary Samuel Pickett Riehl Reisterstown MD
    Treasurer Alden Sherburne Hart, III ... Read More

    Brother Will Grimsley '80 Elected to SAE Foundation

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 11/09/13 02:17:00 PM

    Will GrimsleyRetired General William Francis Grimsley '80 was elected to the Sigma Alpha Epsilon Foundatoin Board of Trustees at the 2013 Bi Annual Convention in Chicago last July. Will is a former Major General; US Army and Chief of Staff, US Strategic Command. He attend McLean High School and was a Eminent Archon;Eminent Recorder in the chapter. He was commissioned a Second Lieutenant of Infantry in 1980 from ROTC at Davidson ... Read More

    Brother Joe Morrison Launches Pax Backpacks

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 06/22/13 08:34:00 AM



    JoeCharlotte, NC - June 22, 2013: Joe Morrison, the current Eminent Recorder for the NC Theta Chapter of SAE, announced this summer that he is working to launch a company called Pax Backpacks. The goal is to release a signature line of backpacks by the end of the summer.


    Joe stated: "Pax's mission is to support tutoring and mentoring services for disadvantaged youth through a 22% donation for every backpack sold. The reason ... Read More

    2013 Davidson Spring Frolics

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 04/21/13 12:16:00 PM

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    Davidson, NC - April 21, 2013 - Davidson College's annual Spring Frolics will be held the weekend of April 26-28, 2013. On Friday afternoon, SAE is honored to have musical guest Chris Winward return to our back porch. This will also be an afternoon of socializing out on Patterson Court. Refreshments will be provided. On Saturday, the Union Board will put on events and activities following this year's theme, Ye Olde Frolics. Again, there ... Read More

    Chapter Awards 2013 Announced

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 04/21/13 11:30:00 AM

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    Davidson, NC - May 7, 2013 - NC Theta Chapter of SAE at Davidson College is proud to announce its annual awards ceremony, to be held at its last meeting of the year, Tuesday, May 7, at the house on Patterson Court, 6:30 pm. The brothers being recognized are:


    • Alex Hauer for GPA - Bryant Axinn Abbuhl Outstanding Academic Achievement Award
    • Adam Stanaland and Eddie Palumbo for Community Service - Connor Wilcox Farrell Outstanding Service Award ... Read More

    New SAE Needlepoint Belt Offering for Alumni

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 03/08/13 08:11:00 AM

    Davidson, NC - March 8, 2013 - NC Theta Chapter is proud to announce the availability of an SAE/Davidson Needlepoint Belt.


    Sam Gray (, Eminent Archon, has worked out a deal to get specialized Davidson/SAE needlepoint belts from Smathers & Branson for a reduced price. Below is a picture of the tan belt, but there is also a black one available for purchase with the same design.


    SAE Needlepoint Belt - Gray


    If you would like ... Read More

    Brothers Elected to Student Government Association at Davidson

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 02/14/13 02:53:00 PM

    Chris RagsdaleDavidson College, Davidson, NC - February 14, 2013 - Brothers Chris Ragsdale and Nicholas McGuire have been elected to the Davidson College Student Government Association as president and vice president, respectively.

    Chris is an environmental studies major from Jacksonville, Fla. He already has two years of SGA experience, as sophomore class senator and junior class president. While campaigning, he said his policy priorities if elected would ... Read More

    In Memoriam, Walker Taylor III '48

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 02/07/13 08:13:00 PM

    Walker TaylorWalker Taylor III '48 (NC Theta/Davidson) died September 18, 2012.

    He was born in Wilmington, NC on December 14, 1924. Mr. Taylor was a graduate of the United States Merchant Marine Academy and Davidson College.

    He was awarded a Doctor of Canon Law from the Berkeley Divinity School at Yale University. Mr. Taylor served as a Merchant Officer in the Battle of the Atlantic in World War II and as a US Naval Officer in the Korean War where he received a ... Read More

    Richard Ruffner '12

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 12/26/12 12:21:00 AM

    Richard RuffnerCongratulations to Brother Richard Ruffner for being appointed to Manager of Special Projects for the Presidential Inaugural Committee in Washington, DC.


    He served as a press secretary for Obama for President in Wisconsin, and as a Assistant to the Chief Communications Officer for the Charlotte based, Democractic National Convention in Sept 2012.


    He graduated from Davidson with Cum Laude, Honors in Political Science in 2012. Richard ... Read More

    Henry Faison

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 12/03/12 01:18:00 PM

    Henry Faison '56 NC Theta/Davidson, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, November 30th. He was 78 years old. Born and raised in Charlotte, Henry graduated from Woodberry Forest High School, Davidson College and University of Virginia Darden School of Business.His business career in real estate began in the 1960s as he pioneered shopping center development in the Southeast. Over the years Henry built one of the most successful real estate development ... Read More

    Kevin Christopher-John Klein '06

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 12/01/12 11:46:00 AM

    Kein and SueDavidson, NC - Dec 1, 2012 - Kevin Christopher-John Klein'06 has joined US Representative Mark Meadows (NC-11) as his new Deputy Chief of Staff in Washington, DC. 

    Kevin was a legislative director to US Rep Sue Myrick before she retired in 2012, and prior he worked for US Rep. Cory Gardner and former US Rep Robin Hayes. Graduating from Davidson in 2006, he majored in political science. 

    He is also attending the George Washington ... Read More

    New Officers Announced

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 11/27/12 09:22:00 PM

    Davidson, NC - Nov 27, 2012 - New officers were elected for NC Theta Chapter at Davidson College. They include:


    • Eminent Archon - Sam P Gray
    • Deputy Eminent Archon - Andrew Keesler
    • Treasurer - James Bramlett
    • Preceptor - Ian Daniel
    • Recorder - Joe Morrison
    • Pledge Educators - Tucker Whitesides & Will Hamilton

    Thanks goes out to the past officers, including Eli Kahn, for their volunteer support of the chapter. Visit our web site often at ... Read More

    Mack Erwin '50

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 11/20/12 10:11:00 AM

    Malcolm McMurtry "Mack" Erwin, Jr. '50, of Charleston, S.C., husband of Martha Walker Erwin, entered into eternal rest on Feb. 18, 2012. He was a resident of Charleston for over 50 years. Erwin was born on Dec. 12, 1926, in Honea Path, S.C., the son of Inez Tice Erwin and Malcolm McMurtry Erwin '22. He grew up in Greenville, S.C., where he began a lifelong love affair with sports, playing Little League baseball with batting tutelage from Shoeless ... Read More

    Bruce G Ballenger '52

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 11/06/12 07:53:00 AM

    Bruce G Ballenger ’52, passed away in Charlotte on July 28, 2012.  Bruce was born in Hickory to Dorothy Collins Ballenger and Richard Edmonds Ballenger. He graduated from Episcopal High School in Alexandria, VA and from Davidson College with a degree in business administration. After graduation, he worked for Hanover Bank in New York where he met Nancy Lee. They were married in 1953 in Watertown, CT, and moved to Charlotte. Bruce worked ... Read More

    Dr Thomas Stafford '64 Joins John Jay College

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 10/14/12 11:08:00 PM

    Tom StaffordDr. Thomas J Stafford, Jr. '64, has been appointed Interim Vice President of Student Affairs at the John Jay College of Criminal Justice in New York effective July 16. He will serve in the position while a search is conducted for a permanent  replacement for Vice President Berenecea Johnson Eanes.


    Stafford's extensive résumé in student affairs includes having served for the past 25 years as Vice Chancellor ... Read More

    Brother Blake Candler Wins Scholarship

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 06/28/12 09:33:00 AM

    Blake Candler '13 was awarded the the $3,000 W. Emil Forman Awardfrom SAE National for 2012. Established in memory of Brother W. Emil Forman (Pennsylvania ’29), this award recognizes brothers who have shown extraordinary commitment to their community and fellow man as demonstrated by community service work.  

    Blake is from Atlanta and attended Westminster High School. He is studying  abroad in Tours, France with the Universite ... Read More

    NC Theta Spring 2012 Grade Report

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 06/13/12 04:50:00 PM
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    SAE - NC Theta Chapter Spring 2012 Grades
    Once again the chapter did very well with overall grade point ratio for the spring semester - 3.23 and ranked second on campus with our 61 members. Even better, the spring 2012 pledge class overall was 3.39.
    The overall mens average on campus was a 3.19 (chapters are asked to meet or exceed the all mens average).
    The highest achievers (3.5 or higher), and congratulations to them all, are ... Read More

    Rush Chairmen Announced for 2012-2013

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 05/31/12 04:54:00 PM

    Davidson College, Davidson, NC - NC Theta Chapter of SAE Fraternity is pleased to announce the new rush chairmen for 2012-2013 academic year:

    A major change in how recruitment is handled will occur this year. Rush will no longer be held in the fall semester. Instead, it will be scheduled for the first 2 weeks ... Read More

    NC Theta Graduating Seniors

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 04/24/12 06:30:00 PM

    Davidson, NC - Congratulations on our Class of 2012 NC Theta graduating seniors!


    NC Theta  Brother City State
    Alexander   B McLamb Raleigh NC
    Andrew   McGeacy Brown Raleigh NC
    Ben   Carey Raleigh NC
    Bryant   Axinn Abbuhl Slingerlands NY
    Charles   Moody Dorsey Roanoke VA
    Connor Wilcox Farrell Chevy Chase MD
    David   Whitcomb Kerman Atlanta GA
    ... Read More

    NC Theta Community Service Project

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 04/20/12 05:00:00 AM

    Mini Bike RaceThe chapter assisted the Collier Lilly Ride 4 Life in a special community service event on Friday, April 20, as a Mini Bike Race. It was held in the Baker Parking Lot of the Davidson College campus from 3 until 5 pm. The cost was $3 per participant or $15 per 5 man team. Tee shirts were also provided.


    The date coincided with the SAE True Gentleman Day of Service.


    The Collier Lilly Ride 4 Life is a recreational ... Read More

    SAE Introduces New Members

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 01/30/12 10:48:00 PM

    Davidson, NC - Jan 31, 2012 - NC Theta Chapter of SAE Fraternity is pleased to announce its newest pledge class of Spring 2012:


    Will Bolton Cleveland
    Jack Hain Charlotte
    Alden Hart Arlington
    Alex Lindroth Hudson
    Will Mahler Far Hills
    Will Newman Durham
    Edward Palumbo New Bern
    Cam Parker Wellesley
    Sam Riehl Reistertown
    Themba Searles Pittsburgh
    Zach Seaverns Seattle
    Adam Stanaland Stanaland
    Spencer Traver Easton
    ... Read More

    SAE Awards Program Announced

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 01/03/12 09:14:00 AM

    New Award program for the NC Theta Chapter


    Davidson, NC - The NC Theta Chapter of SAE Fraternity at Davidson has selected the following new awards to be added to their annual program. Each award is named after a brother that exemplifies a special talent. The 2011 recipients are also listed.

    • Bryant Axinn Abbuhl Outstanding Academic Achievement Award - this award goes to the brother who exemplifies the qualities of a True ... Read More

    Mary Vasquez Recognized with SAE Order of the Violet

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 11/30/11 09:02:00 PM

    Mary VasquezDr. Mary S Vasquez was recognized on Tuesday evening, November 29, 2011 with the Sigma Alpha Epsilon Order of the Violet. The award was created by SAE to recognize outstanding women in the lives of the men and chapters in the fraternity. Mary has been the faculty advisor for the NC Theta Chapter at Davidson since 1996.

    As the Joel O. Conarroe Professor of Spanish, Mary has been at Davidson College since 1996. She was born in Bronxville, New York ... Read More

    2012 Officers Announced

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 11/29/11 08:14:00 AM




    NC Theta Chapter of Sigma Alpha Epsilon at Davidson College is pleased to announce our new officers for 2012:


    • Eminent Archon - Eli Kahn
    • Eminent Deputy Archon - Walker Allen
    • Eminent Treasurer - John Skeadas
    • Eminent Recorder - Tommy Bell
    • Eminent Preceptor - Kyle Caswell
    • Academic Chair - Nick McGuire
    • PCC Rep - Chris Ragsdale


    Congratulations to the new officers, and thanks to the former officers for their support in 2011! ... Read More

    Andrew Brown '12

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 11/21/11 01:49:00 AM

    Andrew Brown '12 of Raleigh, North Carolina was initiated into the Order of Omega Greek Leadership Honour Society. The Society recognizes an individuals commitment to academics and service that exemplifies ideals and standards that all members should strive for.

    Andrew attended William G Enloe High School. He can be reached at email or 

    Alumni Notes

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 11/21/11 01:47:00 AM

    Jonathan Hoveland '95 is VP of Debit Card Product Management for Wells Fargo in Charlotte. His brother Chris Hoveland '93 is a broker with Merrilly Lynch in Brooklyn, NY.


    ‎‎‎‎Patrick McShane '04 from Marietta is now the new assistant attorney for the City of Atlanta. Patrick graduated from the Univ of Miss in 2008 with his JD. Reach out to him at email


    John S Clapp '01 is now an orthopedic ... Read More

    James Brendemuehl, '80,

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 11/21/11 01:45:00 AM

    James Brendemuehl, '80, is now in Aiken, SC as an Independent Veterinary Professional.

    Dr. Brendemuehl received his DVM from the University of Florida and his PhD from Auburn University. He is a Diplomate of the American College of Theriogenologists. He has worked as a resident veterinarian and private equine practitioner in Florida, California, and Kentucky.

    He worked at the University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine James Brendemuehl, ... Read More

    Robert L Dawson '73

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 11/21/11 01:42:00 AM

    Robert L Dawson '73 was named President and Chief Executive Officer for HealthAmerica and HealthAssurance, January 1, 2005.

    In this role, Mr. Dawson oversees statewide health plan operations in Pennsylvania and Ohio consisting of HMO, PPO, POS, Alternative Funding, Medicare + Choice and Medicaid products. HealthAmerica and HealthAssurance have over 730,000 members, in excess of $1.6 billion in annual revenue, and 1,200 employees.

    Mr. Dawson ... Read More

    Kevin J Lontz, '86

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 11/21/11 01:41:00 AM

    Kevin J Lontz, '86, in Denver, CO, is co founder and managing partner of Corona Partners, a venture capital and private equity firm. Kevin obtained his MBA at Goizueta Business School at Emory University. He also served as a Consultant/Interim COO at AmeriPark, a Regional Vice President - Western US Operations at Dent Wizard International, and President at interMark, LLC. Reach out to Kevin at  or (770) 329-1915.

    Stone Reuning '80 - SEO Advantage

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 10/29/11 10:46:00 AM

    James "Stone" Reuning, Jr. '80, president of SEO Advantage (, announced a new partnership with Provident Precious Metals, LLC (, a gold bullion dealer.


    Since formation of the partnership last year, Provident Metals has experienced over a 600% increase in web traffic along with exponential growth in the company's page 1 rankings on Google.


    Provident Metals partnered with SEO Advantage in ... Read More

    Tom Baker '81

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 10/21/11 10:04:00 AM

    Patriot Transportation keeps it in the family with new CEO

    Patriot Transportation Holding Inc. is bringing in a new CEO, but it’s keeping things in the family.

    The Jacksonville-based transportation and real estate company said Thompson (Tom) Baker II '81 NC Theta (Davidson) will become president and chief executive officer on Oct. 1, succeeding his uncle, John Baker.


    John Baker will become executive chairman and his brother Edward ... Read More

    NC Theta Wins Award

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 10/02/11 01:13:00 PM

    Memphis, Tennessee (July 8, 2011): North Carolina Theta Chapter was awarded the 2011 Outstanding Alumni Association Communication Award Newsletter - Print by the 155th SAE Convention in Memphis today.

    The Lions Roar was recognized for its outstanding content and coverage of the chapter and its alumni association.

    A copy of the latest issue is available here. The spring/summer issue will be distributed shortly.

    John Stringfellow, ... Read More

    Ellison Neese Appointed Province Deputy Archon

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 02/25/11 09:05:00 AM

    EllisonColumbia, SC - Feb 25, 2011 - Blaise Stevens, Province Rho Archon (SC), announced that brother Ellison Neese, SC Delta '10, has been appointed Province Deputy Archon. Ellison is from Rock Hill where he attended Northwestern High School.


    At Carolina, he was Eminent Archon and now serves as the chapter alumni advisor and on the advisory board. Ellison recently joined Principal Financial Group as a Financial Service Representative and relocated ... Read More

    First Annual Miss Minerva Pageant

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 02/23/11 03:25:00 PM

    Charlotte, NC - UNCC - NC Beta Colony of Sigma Alpha Epsilon Fraternity at UNC Charlotte has put together a wonderful event and community service philanthropy for Relay for Life. Its the first annual Miss Minerva Pageant, scheduled for this coming Friday, Feb 25 at 4:30 pm, in the Union Grand Ball Room 340 GHI on the UNC Charlotte campus.


    Tee Shirt10 lovely young ladies from UNCC will be competing in a talent and dress competition for prizes and ... Read More

    Bob Cameron '67 Advisor

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 02/22/11 10:10:00 PM

    Bob CameronDavidson, NC - NC Theta Chapter of SAE at Davidson College announced that alumnus Robert B Cameron '67 has been appointed as an additional advisor. Bob and his wife Deb recently retired and returned to Davidson to settle down in October 2010. Bob was with Federal Express where he was an international feeder a/c ops from 1994 to 2008.

    He also served in the US Navy from 1965-1994. Bob is originally from High Point and attended High Point Central ... Read More

    NC Theta Announces Spring 2011 Pledge Class

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 02/06/11 08:17:00 PM
    Davidson, NC - Feb 6, 2011 - NC Theta Chapter of SAE Fraternity at Davidson College is pleased to announce our newest members of the Spring 2011 Pledge Class: Kamran Babazade, James Bramlett, Ian Daniel, Keith Durante, Sam Gray, Taylor Haynes, Fritz Healy, Yung Keesler, Andrew Kelleher, Chris Mauze, Nick McGuire, Joe Morrison, Chris Ragsdale, Cyrus Saffari, Scott Sellers, Ben Wilde, and Noah Woodward.

    Miller Canfield Expands Litigation Team with the Addition of James W. McConkey

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 02/04/11 09:30:00 PM

    The law firm of Miller Canfield announces that commercial litigator James W. McConkey '86 NC Theta has joined the firm in the Litigation and Trial Group in the Chicago office. With 20 years’ experience, he focuses his practice on complex commercial litigation disputes with an emphasis on business, class action, financial services, construction, intellectual property and environmental litigation matters.

    McConkey practices in state and ... Read More

    Scholastic Achievement Spring 2010

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 02/01/11 08:52:00 AM

    The NC Theta Chapter of Sigma Alpha Epsilon at Davidson College reported a cumulative grade point ratio of 3.179 for Spring 2010 semester, ranking them second among 9 fraternities.

    New Officers Elected at NC Theta

    Submitted by John Stringfellow on 11/22/10 08:55:00 AM

    NC Theta Chapter of SAE at Davidson College elected their new officers for 2011. They include: