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Michael R. Hontz Wins Outstanding New Member Award



New Member at Iota Provisional Chapter Wins Outstanding New Member Award


GREENSBURG, PA – The National Fraternity of Kappa Delta Rho is pleased to announce that Michael R. Hontz of the Iota Provisional Chapter at Bucknell University in Lewisburg, PA was recently selected as the 2013 recipient of the Outstanding New Member Award. The award was presented on Sunday, August 11, at the Elmon M. Williams Leadership Academy in Pittsburg, PA. The award is given to a member who has joined in the past academic year and already demonstrated a firm and enduring commitment to the five values of Kappa Delta Rho – Fellowship, Leadership, Scholarship, Service, & Tradition.


Michael R. Hontz, class of 2015, is studying Electrical Engineering at Bucknell University and joined the Iota Provisional Chapter Fall of 2012. He currently serves as Senior Vice President for his chapter. The awarding of the Outstanding New Member Award is a reflection of his hard work, commitment, and dedication to the mission of Kappa Delta Rho to create a living organization that actively challenges each member to rise above everyday pursuits, be of character, and confront the needs of our modern society by placing honor before all things.


Kappa Delta Rho is an American college social fraternity spread throughout the United States. The fraternity places emphasis on Fellowship, Leadership, Scholarship, Service, and Tradition. Kappa Delta Rho’s open motto is "Honor Super Omnia", or "Honor Above All Things". More information about Kappa Delta Rho can be found online at


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