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Moms Association honors women on campus

Moms Association honors women on campus

By Victoria Snell

April 7, 2015

Every year at the kick-off of Moms Weekend, one mother is presented with the Amelia Alpiner Stern Mom of the Year Award. While the lucky mom has yet to be announced, the Moms Association honors others who have made an impact on campus, as well as in the community. Get to know the winners of this year...

Alpha Gamma Rho to host 40th annual “Foxy Lady Contest”

By Taylor Lucero

November 19, 2014

This year, Alpha Gamma Rho’s “Foxy Lady Contest: Battle of the Sorority Girls!” will take place at The Canopy Club on Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. The proceeds from this year’s event will go toward the Hubbard family for Katie Hubbard, who was diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer last September. ...

MCB student graduate after five semesters

MCB student graduate after five semesters

By Bridget Hynes

April 16, 2014

When Kelly Roth graduates with a bachelor’s degree in molecular and cellular biology in December, she will be 19 years old. Roth, who is also a member of the University’s chapter of Sigma Kappa, transferred to the University in fall 2012 and will finish attaining her degree in five semesters. Acco...

Fraternities and sororities prepare to recruit new members during spring semester

Fraternities and sororities prepare to recruit new members during spring semester

February 4, 2014

As students returned from winter break, executive boards from a majority of the 49 fraternities in Interfraternity Council, along with three sororities in Panhellenic Council — Delta Zeta, Sigma Kappa and Phi Sigma Sigma — have already begun preparation for their rounds of spring recruitment. As...

Sigma Kappa’s taco dinner, frisbee tournament donates to Alzheimer’s research

By Olivia Catuara

November 11, 2013

Sigma Kappa sorority raised more than $5,000 last week for The Ultra Violet Campaign, a national philanthropic event that benefits the Sigma Kappa Foundation. All proceeds from the week benefits Alzheimer’s disease research. Sigma Kappa Chapters at other schools also participate in the Ultra Violet Ca...