Fall Rush 2019

This year the Brothers of Delta Upsilon kicked off the new school year with a bang.

Through a collaborative effort of all classes and a packed rush schedule (See below) we were able to gain a rush class of 27!

Special thanks to this years rush chairs: Karan Sil ‘22, Alex Kaptur-Guzman ‘22, and Juan Valdez ‘21 for their constant hard work spearheading this rush season.

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Welcome ‘22.5’s!

During the 2019 spring semester we welcomed 5 new brothers into our fraternity:

 

Mitchell Cascia from Pekin, IL, who is currently enrolled in the College of Engineering, and is majoring in aerospace engineering.

Jonah Ozer from La Grange, IL, who is currently enrolled in the College of Fine and Applied Arts, and is majoring in graphic design.

Viral Patel from Skokie, IL, who is currently enrolled in the Gies College of Business, and is majoring in Finance.

Cesar Carranza from Chicago, IL, who is currently enrolled in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, and is majoring in political science.

James Cantora from Palos Park, IL, who is currently enrolled in the Gies College of Business.

 

We are proud to have these men become a part of our organization.

2019 Alumni Work Weekend

On July 12-14, a group of dedicated alumni and chapter members descended on our 92 year old chapter house for the 10th annual Alumni Work Weekend. Led by Dan Gibbs ’85 and Jim Ensign ’83, the group tackled the following projects:
  • Completely remodeled room B4 into a new study room. The ceiling and all walls were freshly painted. New wood-look flooring was installed. We will be adding new LED lighting and new electrical outlets with USB ports. All new furniture will be ordered later this summer for delivery when classes begin.
  • The dining room ceiling and walls were painted. Due to the ceiling design, most of the work had to be done by hand.
  • Room 10 was freshly painted and a new wood-look floor was installed.
  • The attic was given a thorough cleaning
We would like to extend a big “Thank You” to the following brothers (and one Little Sister) who helped make this event a success:

Alumni
Dan Gibbs ’85
Susie Gibbs
Jim Ensign ’82
Kim Lewis ’78
Andy Homoly ’92
Walker Geyer ’78
JD Danaher ’80
John Sladek ’75

Chapter Members:
Ethan Schupp ‘22
Randal Gabaldon ‘22
Brad Pond ‘22
Mathias Tomlinson ‘22
Mitch Cascia ‘22.5
Roland Rondez ‘22
Jonah Ozer ‘22.
Nick Weaver ‘22
Andrew Staron ‘22
Abraham Salinas ‘22

We encourage all alumni to join us in 2020.
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Delta Upsilon Fall Rush Details

Delta Upsilon

FALL RUSH Schedule 2017

DATE EVENT TIME
Thursday 8/24 Open House 12:00 – 6:00 PM
Monday 8/28 Basketball Tournament 3:00 – 6:00 PM
Thursday 8/31 Thursday Night Football 7:30 – 10:00 PM
Sunday 9/3 Meet the Brothers/Open House 12:00 – 6:00 PM
Monday 9/4 BBQ Cookout 12:00 – 4:00 PM
Thursday 9/7 Bags and Burgers 3:00 – 6:00 PM
Sunday 9/10 NFL Watch Party & Wings 12:00 – 6:00 PM

*All events will take place at the DU CHAPTER HOUSE        

located at (312 E. Armory Ave, Champaign)

Rush Chairs:

Scottie Semko:    (618)-407-2512

Calvin Sailer:        (224)-639-2873

President:

Brendan Ruffolo:  (847)-361-6804

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2016 DU Fall ReU

The now annual DU Fall ReUnion on 10/8/16 was a huge success with 50+ alums joining the undergrads and the 39 member strong recently pledged members of the class of 2020 at the House!  Highlights included the awarding of the Keith Ulatoski brotherhood award to Ken Hecht ’79, an overtime Illini football game, cocktails before and after the game, and limitless story telling!  Twelve members of the class of ’76 made to Champaign on the occasion of their 40th class reunion, and look forward to even stronger participation from the 77’s and 78’s in the years to come.

A special thanks to numerous alums who made very generous, and badly needed donations to the House.  Look forward to seeing one at all at the Fall ReU in 2017!

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