Howard Alter portrait

Howard R. Alter, Jr. '41 Memorial Page

1918 - 2009

  • Omega Chapter President

  • Omega Chapter Treasurer

  • National President 1962-1966

  • Executive Director 1968-1984

  • National Board of Truestees President - 1992-1994

  • Executive Director Emeritus

  • Awards - Theta Chi for Life, Theta Chi Distinguished Service Award, Theta Chi Citation of Honor, Theta Chi Alumni Award Grand Chapter, Theta Chi Alumni Award, Theta Chi Silver Legion, NIC Gold Medal Award (Dec. 4, 1993)

  • Biography

  • Chapman Alter Library Photos

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An example of Fraternity. A Theta Chi Legend. Most importantly, a brother.
This video was produced by the North American Interfraternity Council as part of the presentation of its Golf Medal Award in 1993. That year's recipients included Howard Alter of Theta Chi, Durward Owen of Pi Kappa Phi, Henry Poor of Psi Upsilon, and George Spasyk of Lambda Chi Alpha.