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Sigma Kappa gambles at annual casino night

Monique Millan Staff Writer All the chips were out for Sigma Kappa’s annual casino night to support their philanthropy and bring their families together. The event was held Friday in the Campus Center Ballroom to welcome students with their families to support a good cause. A total of 175 people attended the event. The night was designed to mimic a live casino, minus slot machines, and the dealers... 

Greeks help Enactus can hunger

Greeks help Enactus can hunger
Cindy Lai of Alpha Omicron Pi and Michael Wahba of Phi Delta Theta discuss the “Students Come Together to Can Hunger” event Nov. 20 in Sneaky Park. The event, organized by senior Veronica Sepulveda, vice president of philanthropy for the College Panhellenic Association, enabled Greek organizations to showcase each others philanthropic efforts and collected canned food for donation toward the holiday... 

Stuffed panda bears collected for a good cause

Stuffed panda bears collected for a good cause
Alpha Omicron Pi members Vanessa Perocier, senior psychology major, and Kailey Milliken, senior criminology major, work at the sorority’s panda drive table Wednesday when two members of the La Verne community, Maribel Nunez and Delia Heredia, stop by to learn about the cause. The sorority collected stuffed panda bears, or money to buy stuffed panda bears, which will be used at the American Juvenile... 

Sigma Kappa teaches ULV to RESPECT each other

Monique Millan Staff Writer Sigma Kappa’s RESPECT Movement Rock Painting took place on Sept. 24 from 11 a.m. to noon, as a stand against hazing in fraternities and sororities. Hazing takes the form of humiliation, embarrassments, and often much worse, bringing discomfort to a person during the pledging process. This is the second year the sorority has held the painting event as a time to better... 

Phi Sigs rock all night for a cure

Phi Sigs rock all night for a cure
Phi Sigma Sigma holds their annual Rock-A-Thon, where they raise money for the Phi Sigma Sigma Foundation. The organization donates money to the U.S. Transplant Games, The Kidney Foundation, and scholarships for high achievement. The event includes 24 hours of rocking chairs, raffles, food, and pies. Jessica Gerard, senior political science major, got a pie to the face by Brianna Means, senior communications... 

Greeks help each other’s causes

Greeks help each other's causes
Sean Case, a junior history major and member of the Phi Delta Theta fraternity, sets up a cystic fibrosis awareness campaign on behalf of Iota Delta sorority at the Greek Philanthropy Challenge on May 1 in Sneaky Park. The sororities and fraternities set up booths to help raise awareness of each other’s causes. Alpha Omicron Pi represented ALS on behalf of Phi Delta Theta, Iota Delta represented... 

Hygiene for veterans

Hygiene for veterans
Sophomore Shelby Griffin helps make up hygiene supply bags at the Campus Center on Monday. Hygiene supplies were made available for volunteers to assemble packages for homeless veterans. During the next two weeks, the sisters of Iota Delta will deliver packages to a veteran’s hospital in Los Angeles. / photo by Candice Salazar  Read More →

Students lend hearts to Honduras

Students lend hearts to Honduras
John Leggett and Fabian Barreto are planning a trip to Honduras with Hearts for Honduras. To make this happen, they are hosting a booth and seeking donations in the Campus Center. Leggett, the president of Phi Delta Theta, hopes to travel with Barreto this May to build housing for homeless families, and to immerse themselves in Honduran culture. / photo by Mitchell Aleman Shelby Nelson Staff Writer With... 

Rock-n-Jock is a slam dunk for philanthropy

Annunciata Williams Staff Writer Phi Sigma Sigma hosted its seventh annual Rock-n-Jock basketball philanthropy tournament Wednesday in the Athletics Pavillion. “I just came out to cheer on everybody,” Lisa Tundis, resident director of the Oaks, said. “I just love the Greek community.” Participants in the event were asked to donate $2 to play, while audience members were asked to give $1 to... 

Putting the pieces together

Putting the pieces together
Senior Angela Rios places a signed puzzle piece on one of the oak trees outside the Campus Center on Monday as part of the “Light it Up Blue” event. The event was sponsored by the College Panhellenic Association to raise awareness about autism. / photo by Debora Escobar  Read More →
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