THETA PHI ALPHA e-NEWS
THETA PHI ALPHA e-NEWS
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Theta Phi Alpha e-News: 2013-12 (Issue 54)
Operation: Penguin Pride Huge Success!
Operation: Penguin Pride is a project to support our Theta Phi Alpha sisters currently serving in the United States Armed Forces. We asked you to send in letters of support to those serving in the United States while also providing care packages to those serving overseas. What a huge success this has been, thanks to you! Look out for the article in the next The Compass!
For more information about Operation: Penguin Pride, including a list of recommended care package items, please visit: http://thetaphialpha.celect.org/operation-penguin-pride
For questions or if you know of a Theta Phi servicewoman, please contact Heather Robison, Alumnae Connections Committee, HeatherERobison@hotmail.com
Compass Points Recognition Recipients Revealed Today
We are excited to announce the slate of recipients of the Compass Points Awards. This alumnae recognition program acknowledges members in four categories, named after the points on the Compass.
North – for National Service – is awarded to Cathy Sniegocki Billoni, Beta Nu
East – for an Emerging Younger Alumna – is awarded to Lauren Svec Gallo, Beta Beta
West – for a Wiser, Experienced Alumna – is awarded to Patricia Manelski Giallanza, Upsilon
South – for Special Achievement outside Theta Phi Alpha – is awarded to Ann Amer Brennan, Alpha Alpha
Please join us in recognizing these members for their outstanding contributions as Theta Phi Alpha sisters!
For more information or to nominate an alumnae for recognition, visit: http://thetaphialpha.celect.org/compass-points-alumnae-recipients
Theta Phi Days Coming Soon!
The 2014 Theta Phi Day is just around the corner! Theta Phi Day will take place in 11 difference areas this coming year and is a chance for collegians and alumnae to get together and get some valuable information too. For more information about Theta Phi Day or if you’d like to help, contact a coordinator in your area by visiting: http://thetaphialpha.celect.org/theta-phi-day-2014
NPC Chairman’s Message: Our Role as Bridge Builders
NPC Chairman, Jean M. Mrasek, recently shared a message with the NPC community about NPC’s role as bridge builder with a commitment to fostering collaboration to benefit our community today and tomorrow.
To read the Chairman’s message visit: https://www.npcwomen.org/
Theta Phi Alpha Raffles Airfare to 2014 Convention
Have you been entered into our raffle yet? Theta Phi Alpha is raffling off roundtrip airfare to the 2014 Theta Phi Alpha Convention in New Orleans, LA. Entries must be received by December 31, 2013. For more details, visit: http://thetaphialpha.celect.org/dues-raffle
Congratulations to Our Recently Appointed National Officers
The following sisters were recently appointed by Grand Council to serve as National Officers:
Jessica Cannon, Beta Upsilon - Conference Director
Jessica Knerr, Alpha Psi - Director of Programming
Kim Gaiennie, Alpha Beta - Chapter Advisor - Alpha Beta
Heloise Danis, Alpha Epsilon - Conference Director
Laura Carroll, Alpha Psi - Conference Director
Leah MacPherson, Beta Upsilon - Conference Director
Susan Stone, Beta Nu - Colony Financial Consultant
Interested in applying to be a National Officer? To apply, visit: http://thetaphialpha.celect.org/volunteer-opportunities
Theta Phi Alpha Celebrates Chapter Anniversaries
This issue Theta Phi Alpha celebrates the anniversary of…
November 26, 1926 - Pi Chapter, Univ. of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
November 28, 1959 - Alpha Beta Chapter, Loyola Univ., New Orleans, LA
December 02, 1923 - Lambda Chapter, Syracuse Univ., Syracuse, NY
December 03, 1988 - Beta Delta Chapter, Muskingum Univ., New Concord, OH
December 03, 1994 - Gamma Alpha Chapter, Penn State, The Behrend College, Erie, PA
December 04, 2002 - Gamma Delta Chapter, Rowan Univ., Glassboro, NJ
December 04, 2011 - Gamma Phi Chapter, Indiana University at South Bend, South Bend, IN
December 06, 1941 - Tau Chapter, Marquette Univ., Milwaukee, WI
December 15, 2012 - Gamma Omega Chapter, Trine University, Angola, IN