Love that is Ever Steadfast

Love that is Ever Steadfast

November 16, 2020 Written by: Gema Sanchez, Pi Xi - University of Central Florida  I wouldn’t call my college experience typical. When I graduated from high school in Miami, FL, I simultaneously received my Associates degree. Wanting to experience life outside of...

The Path to Lifelong Friends 

The Path to Lifelong Friends 

October 6, 2020 By Julianne Llerena, Alpha Upsilon - University of Maine I’ve always struggled to make friends. Nervous I’ll say the wrong thing and everyone will hate me. As much as I know this isn’t true, I can’t let the feeling go. Often I am told I am “too quiet”...

Florida State’s New Member DZ Journey

Florida State’s New Member DZ Journey

September 26, 2020 Spring recruitment at Florida State University is commonly more laidback than fall formal recruitment. There are also typically less women recruiting in the spring, so the new member classes are not as large compared to the fall pledge classes. This...

A Celebration of Delta Zeta Friendship

A Celebration of Delta Zeta Friendship

September 14, 2020 By Rosemary Osborn Hummel, Theta-Ohio State  There we are –celebrating 60 years of friendship. If that’s not something worth celebrating, I don’t know what is! In 1959, Judy Zimmerman was pledging Delta Zeta at The Ohio State University and we lived...

Empowered to be Me

Empowered to be Me

August 20, 2020 by Katie Mitchell, Kappa Beta - Northern Kentucky University Growing up in a small town in Kentucky, I was the cry-baby in the class. Being “too emotional” or “too talkative,” I was told I was "too much". When I moved away to go to college, it was a...

With Challenge Comes Growth and Opportunity

With Challenge Comes Growth and Opportunity

July 6, 2020by Mallory Golski, Omicron Gamma-Ohio UniversityWhen I asked myself on March 26, 2017, if the month of March could’ve gotten any worse, I wasn’t issuing a challenge to my future self. In fact, if you had told me that three years later, I’d be spending that...

Belonging to Myself

Belonging to Myself

June 18, 2020by Manasi Anbarasan, Pi Sigma-Texas/DallasI have always been proud of my ability to adapt. Moving to the United States from India at age 7 pushed me into a transformation I could’ve never anticipated. It had cemented a need at my core to be accepted by...