A sneak peek into the events Panhel aims to hold this term


By 807 Union St. Staff

Here’s a look at the upcoming campus events happening that are sponsored by the National Pan-Hellenic Conference.

Zumba to benefit Joan Nicole Prince Home

There is a Zumba event being held on Monday, March 5 from 6 to 9 p.m. It will serve as a “study break” for any member of the Union community. Tickets will be sold in Reamer Campus Center the week before for three dollars. All proceeds from ticket sales will go to the Joan Nicole Prince Home, a care facility for elderly patients.

Active Minds raises awareness for eating disorders

Each sorority on campus is helping to raise awareness for eating disorders, beginning in late February. A major event is Embracing Real Beauty with campaign speaker Nancy Nadeau, a spokeswoman for Dove. This event will take place on Monday, Feb. 20 at 7 p.m. in Memorial Chapel. It is sponsored by Student Forums HealthyU initiative, a program led by former Pan-Hellenic president Kelsey Mulvihill. Nadeau herself is an alumnus of Tri Delta.

An inaugural alumni newsletter

The council is also working on a newsletter for CPC, which will be handed out to all alumni of the three nationally recognized sororities on campus. The newsletter will highlight new house presidents, new CPC members, upcoming CPC events and things each house accomplished in 2011. The newsletter will focus on philanthropic events.

PowderPuff football

In the spring, Pan-Hellenic will be again sponsor a Powderpuff football game for sororities compete in. The games will be played during Greek Week’s Philanthropy Night in spring term. More information about the exact details of the event will be provided to the campus during the early part of spring term.


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