58th Annual Initiation and Member Celebration (2017)

2017 Initiates of the Pi Lambda Sigma chapter of Beta Phi Mu

2017 Initiates of the Pi Lambda Sigma chapter of Beta Phi Mu

Thank you to all who joined us on Saturday, May 13 at the Sheraton Syracuse University Hotel & Conference Center to initiate our newest members of Pi Lambda Sigma.

The Soul of Central New YorkThe initiation was followed by lunch and our featured speaker, Sean Kirst, retired Post-Standard columnist & author. The Soul of Central New York: Syracuse Stories was available for sale and autographing.

Sean Kirst is a longtime Upstate journalist, writer, and storyteller who spent nearly 25 years as a columnist for the Syracuse Post-Standard. Winner of the 2008 Ernie Pyle Award for human interest writing, Kirst is the author of The Soul of Central New York: Syracuse Stories, The Ashes of Lou Gehrig and Other Baseball Essays, and co-author of Moonfixer: The Basketball Journey of Earl Lloyd. He lives in Syracuse with his wife, Nora, and their three children.