Bryson Gray and friend heading out to a Pike formal.
2020-21 Pi Kappa Alpha Executive Committee
This fun, fearless foursome help set the tone for all things at the Pike House. Grant, Jake, Jack and Davis, thanks for your leadership in our brotherhood!
Ben Galbraith and Wilson Welch celebrated their initiation as members of Pike’s Centennial pledge class.
Grant Hiskes, Ted Howard and Griffin Boutwell managed Pike’s annual canned food drive to support the Central Texas Food Bank, which provided the equivalent of 250 individual meals.
This fun group of 2021 seniors from PC 17 will be missed. Truly Scholars, Leaders, Athletes and Gentlemen.
The Fall ’20 New Member class is an outstanding group of young men. They are already adding greatly to the Beta Mu brotherhood and we look for more great things on The Forty Acres to come from these men in the years ahead!
Cole Ellis and his proud family at the December 2019 graduation. Cole earned a degree in sports management and is now working in Dallas.
A highlight of the fall semester is traveling to Dallas for the TX-OU football game and spending the day at the State Fair.
Matthew Lambert is surrounded by friends at a Pike football tailgate. Pre-game BBQ tailgates are a big part of Pike’s Fall semester.
Jake, Cole and Walker, thanks for mastering the Pike smoker and secret brisket recipe for tailgate BBQ!
These fall ’20 initiates hit the beaches of Destin during Spring Break. These men were part of an outstanding Centennial Pledge Class and are the foundation of Pike’s second century at UT Austin.
PC ’20 enjoyed several weeks of new member education on Pike’s history and legacy. Pledge meetings are followed by a mandatory study hall.
Evan Goldsmith and Jackson Borrowman and their beautiful dates enjoyed Winter Formal 2020.
Tarek Salem and his father enjoyed the March 2021 Dad’s Weekend. Pike hosts a fall Parents’ Weekend, as well as separate Dad’s and Mom’s Weekend every spring.
Peyton Wolfcale and his date are looking good at Pike Pledge Line Night celebration.
Corey Barker and his girlfriend love Longhorn sports.
Pike Philanthropy Chair Cooper Carlyle is joined by Will Junk and Conner Gartner presenting proceeds from a Pike fundraiser to Austin Fire Department’s Chief. Pike raises more than $20,000 in a typical school year for organizations and charities in the community.
Pike’s fall Parents Weekends are always a great time. We appreciate parents traveling in for dinners and a Longhorn football game. Matthew Ford enjoyed having his parents, both of whom are Texas-Exes, in from Fort Worth. Hook ‘Em!
Jack Wingard enjoys move-in day at the Pike House. Bedroom 316 was sponsored by the Woodward Family, which included two brothers in the 1970s, a younger sister who served as Pike Little Sister and a now deceased cousin.
Senior Tom Hoeg’s parents traveled from New York for Parent’s Weekend and enjoyed the Austin scene.
The always entertaining William Thomason and his date at a Pike football tailgate.
Thomas Winn and his date having some rooftop fun. Mai Tai’s anyone?
The Pike house is a partnership site for UT Healthy Horns’ Proactive Community Testing program for weekly Wednesday afternoon no-appointment testing for all UT students. We are doing our part to #ProtectTexasTogether.
Pikes and friends showing Longhorn spirit at a Pike tailgate.
PC 20 is all smiles following their initiation into Pike, celebrating the conclusion of pledgeship. Well done guys.
Tommy Waun, Connor Laird and Austin Spingarn at Pike’s 2020 Chapter Leadership Conference in Memphis. Pike University events are amongst the fraternity world’s most admired leadership development training programs, helping undergraduates make the most of their university years while successfully preparing for life and future careers.
Texas Pikes, friends and alums enjoy robust pre-football game tailgates before every home game.
Pike Alums regularly lead Career Advisory Sessions during the winter and summer breaks. Two alumni attorneys hosted an Austin breakfast in February 2020 for Pikes interested in law school.
Pikes participated in the Texas Exes Day of Service for Austin’s St. John’s Neighborhood Baptist Church, painting and doing lawn work. Pike men have a service obligation of 8 hours per semester.
August 15, 2020 was a memorable day, when the Alumni House Corp. officers handed over the new chapter house keys to the undergraduate officers. We enjoy a great working relationship with the Pike alumni leadership and appreciate their efforts to raise the funds and construct Pike’s new home for our second century at UT Austin.
Houston alumni gathered for a March 2019 Founders Day at Houston Country Club for an update on the Pike House construction project.
Early 1980s brothers Wilson Lambert and Steve Winter, along with Steve’s wife, reconnected at the June 1 Farewell to the House reception in Austin.
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