Beta Chapter of Phi Iota Alpha Fraternity Inc

The oldest existing Latino fraternity

Spring 2005: La alianza profesada


  • Name: Jimmy "Sinigual" Adames
  • Education: Undergrad
  • Traits developed through Phiota: I have gained an appreciation for the world as a whole and no longer take a lot of things for granted like I used to. Patience, interpersonal skills and the ability to work well and understand others are some additional traits that have transpired in me since my process concluded


  • Name: Matias Ricardo "Cuartetero" Manzano
  • Education: B.A. in History
  • Traits developed through Phiota: I have learned presentation skills and a great deal of professionalism. The fraternity has taught me about working with individuals in a professional setting. I have also gained a great sense of family that I have been searching for all my life, being an immigrant and having left my family behind for so long.

  • Current profession: Teach for America Corps Member; Jose de Diego MS, Miami, FL