Founder’s Day 2013

Founder's Day at Epsilon Mu is going to be one for the book this year! We have a whole weekend of events planned that include a BBQ before the football game against Tennessee on Saturday and a brunch with speakers and activities on Sunday. Founder's Day is something that is very important to us here … Continue reading Founder’s Day 2013

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Epsilon Mu takes first place in fundraising for Alzheimer’s Association

The Sigma Kappa National foundation encourages chapters to raise funds for Alzheimer’s every year around the Walk to End Alzheimer’s rolls around. Nationals presents an award to the chapter that raises the most money by the end of the year. Upon finding this out, I immediately checked Epsilon Mu’s standing among the competition. We were … Continue reading Epsilon Mu takes first place in fundraising for Alzheimer’s Association

Big/Little Reveal Fall 2013

On Friday September 13th our new members found their forever families within Sigma Kappa. Big/little Reveal is a thrilling experience that both members and new members will never forget. The new members gathered in the Sigma Kappa basement, while the members gathered on the front lawn with baskets of crafts and treats for their newest … Continue reading Big/Little Reveal Fall 2013

Dad’s Weekend 2013

The ladies of Sigma Kappa welcomed some very important guests on the weekend of Sept. 6. The women's fathers traveled from near and far for Dad's Weekend to see the chapter's new house, participate in mini golf, take a swing at the batting cages, eat a BBQ lunch and attend a very toasty football game. … Continue reading Dad’s Weekend 2013

RESPΣΚT Campaign 2013

RESPΣΚT, established in 2005, is national Sigma Kappa movement to strengthen the bonds of sisterhood within chapters and condemn hazing. Each September, during National Hazing Prevention Week, each chapter is encouraged to host activities in support of anti-bullying and hazing efforts nationwide. Participation in RESPΣΚT allows members to understand the importance of showing support and respect … Continue reading RESPΣΚT Campaign 2013

Bid Day Fall 2013

  Roughly one thousand and three hundred women were lined up on the Quad waiting to open their bid cards Sunday August 18th. Members of each sorority were huddled in specified areas around the quad while the rest were putting final touches on the decorations back at their house. Once the potential new members opened … Continue reading Bid Day Fall 2013

Fall 2013 Sisterhood Retreat

The women of Sigma Kappa welcomed our amazing Fall 2013 New Member Class with a Lilly Pulitzer themed Sisterhood Retreat August 25. We started off the day with a zumba session and then went over to the house to play Lover's Leap, Where the Big Wind Blows and other activities. In the afternoon, we relaxed … Continue reading Fall 2013 Sisterhood Retreat

Member Katie Alexander places third in All-Irelands over summer break

I have been taking Irish dance and music lessons with a group called St. Louis Irish Arts since I was ten. This summer, 38 of us spent two weeks in Ireland to compete in the world championships of Irish music, also known as the All-Irelands. We spent a week touring around, seeing some of the … Continue reading Member Katie Alexander places third in All-Irelands over summer break

Member Haley Hughes studied abroad in France this summer

  I was blessed with an incredible opportunity this past summer where I got to spend six weeks in France and study both the language and culture.   The program started off in Paris where we spent one week site seeing and taking in all that the city had to offer including incredible views, gracious … Continue reading Member Haley Hughes studied abroad in France this summer

Renovations are done!

  Over the summer our house was completely renovated to include so many brand new features! Along with new furniture, paint and floors, our alumnae and other Greek organizations contributed to the decorations of the house. The alumnae donated hundreds of DVDs for members to watch on our 65-inch TV. Other Greek organizations congratulated us … Continue reading Renovations are done!