All objectives must be completed by 20.00 CST, April 30th in the 2005th year Anno Domini
[1: Learn the names and symbols of the Greek Alphabet]
Alpha, Beta, Gamma, Delta, Epsilon, Zeta, Eta, Theta, Iota, Kappa, Lamda, Mu, Nu, Xi, Omicron, Pi, Rho, Sigma, Tau, Upsilon, Phi, Chi, Psi, Omega
[2: Understudies shall learn the names and addresses of the national officers, the names of some of the casts of Alpha Psi Omega and the colleges at which they are located.]
Teresa Choate, President
Department of Theater
Union, NJ 07083
Frankie Day, Vice President
Department of Theater
North Carolina A&T University
1601 E. Market Street
Greensboro, NC 27411
James Fisher, National Business Manager
Crawfordsville, IN 47933
Alpha Delta Delta (Messiah College in Grantham, PA)
Alpha Gamma Sigma (College of New Jersey in Ewing, NJ)
Kappa Epsilon (Bradley University in Peoria, IL)
Rho Kappa (Worcester Polytechnic Institute in Worcester, MA)
Xi Epsilon (McDaniel College in Westminster, MD)
[3: They shall show themselves familiar with a reasonable number of the Greek letter societies on their campus.]
Alpha Psi Omega (Acting), Pi Gamma Mu (Social Sciences), Pi Kappa Delta - Mu chapter(Speech), Psi Chi (Psychology), Sigma Alpha Lambda (Success and Leadership), Chi Alpha (Christian Fellowship), ...
[4: They shall memorize a selection from Shakespear, of at least 12 lines, for the tryout which is part of the initiation ceremony.]
Titus Andronicus by William Shakespear
01.Look round about the wicked streets of Rome;
02.And when thou find'st a man that's like thyself.
03.Good Murder, stab him; he is a murderer.
04.Go thou with him; and when it is thy hap
05.To find another that is like to thee,
06.Good Rapine, stab him; he's a ravisher.
07.Go thou with them; and in the emperor's court,
08.There is a queen, attended by a Moor.
09.Well mayest thou know her by thy own proportion,
10.For up and down she doth resemble thee:
11.I pray thee, do on them some violent death;
12.They have been violent to me and mine.
[5: Before the Examination the Director or Officer will take up your Pledge card, along with the initiation fee.]
Pledge Fairbairn, in accepting his invitation to, and having attended the secret meeting of Alpha Psi Omega cast Chi Psi, has recieved the title of Neophyte Fairbairn.
Neophyte Fairbairn, for his completion of the gauntlet, the walk of coals, performing his recitations, displaying the required knowledge, having taken upon himself the pledge of the Alpha Psi Omega, and for placing his signature on the Official Member Charter of Alpha Psi Omega cast Chi Psi, has earned membership in said chapter, and will henceforth be entitled to all benefits of membership in Alpha Psi Omega, including the title of Chi Psi Brother Fairbairn.