By Ashlynne Macan |Staff Writer| Last week was so busy with two philanthropic events going on and man oh man was it fun! Lambda Theta Alpha’s Wish Week went very well. Congratulations to Owen Odigie from Sigma Chi Fraternity who was crowned their Wish King 2012. Their Stroll Fest event had every seat in the event center filled, and each fraternity and sorority that competed truly represented their organization to it’s fullest. Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Sigma Lambda Beta Fraternity Gamma Alpha Omega Sorority Sigma Lambda Gamma Sorority Delta Sigma Chi Coed Fraternity Delta Sigma Chi Coed Fraternity competed for the first time and … [Read more...] about What’s Greek This Week: Charity Events
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By Ashlynne Macan|Staff Writer| Welcome back to school, we are starting our third week of school and already the Greeks have been busy! Last week Sigma Chi Fraternity hosted their annual Derby Days and helped raise money for the Children’s Miracle Network. Congratulations to Erin Leach from Kappa Delta Sorority for winning the title of Derby Darling and helping raise the most money to donate to the Children’s Miracle Network. This week the gentlemen of Delta Sigma Phi Fraternity will be hosting their philanthropy week. Women of participating sororities and the coed fraternity on campus will be helping raise money for Delta Sigma Phi’s Queen of the Nile title. The proceeds will be … [Read more...] about What’s Greek This Week
By Angela E. Rodriguez |Staff Writer| CSUSB students took off their shoes to join the TOMS “One Day Without Shoes” Challenge on April 10 in front of John M. Pfau Library. Students walked from 12 to 2 p.m. to raise awareness about the deprived children in less fortunate countries who have no shoes. According to the TOMS website, the leading cause of disease in developing countries are soil-transmitted infections. The site states, “wearing shoes can prevent these diseases along with cuts, sores and other infections.” By not wearing shoes, participants got to walk in the footsteps of children vulnerable to the hazards of living without these necessities. One students stepped in gum … [Read more...] about CSUSB joins the “One Day Without Shoes” Challenge
By Ashlynne Macan |Staff Writer| Greek Life can b roaden your horizon on campus and give you time to learn all about brotherhood, sisterhood, philanthropies, community service, and academics. This week the Panhellinic Council Sororities such as Alpha Delta Pi Sorority, Alpha Phi Sorority, Kappa Delta Sorority and Zeta Tau Alpha Sorority have gained about 30-34 new sisters to each organization. Zeta Tau Alpha will be hosting their annual “Think Pink Week” Sun Oct 16- Race for the Cure at Kendall Park Tues Oct 18- Yogurt Eating Contest on the Pfau Library Lawn @2p.m. Wed Oct 19 & 20- Coldstone Fundraiser 4p.m.- 8p.m. Thur Oct 20- Football Tournament @Athletic field @2p.m. Fri … [Read more...] about What’s Greek This Week