Monthly Archives: March 2014

Emily’s Story- The Best Kind of UncomfortableFriday, March 28, 2014

Will I hit snooze again (for the fifth time) or get up in time to just barely make it to Formal Recruitment sign in? This was the difficult decision I had to make one fateful morning in early September two years ago. I think you can figure out my decision, but honestly I was in […]

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Virginie is Our Woman Crush Wednesday!Wednesday, March 26, 2014

NAME: Virginie Boisvert-Plante SORORITY: Delta Gamma YEAR IN SORORITY: 2 ACADEMIC YEAR: 3 FACULTY: Land and Food Systems AGE: 22   HAVE YOU BEEN OR ARE YOU ON ANY COMMITTEES OR HOLDING EXECUTIVE POSITIONS?  I was Director of Scholarship for Delta Gamma.  WHY DID YOU JOIN? I first came to Vancouver in 2012 after I […]

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Sarah’s Story – Who Inspires You?Monday, March 24, 2014

So no one told you life was gonna be this way Your jobs a joke, you’re broke, your love life’s D.O.A …. It’s like you’re always stuck in second gear When it hasn’t been your day, your week, your month or even your year I’ll be there for you…. The “Friends” theme song lyrics that […]

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We’re Crushing on: Brittany LabronWednesday, March 19, 2014

NAME: Brittany Labron SORORITY: Alpha Phi YEAR IN SORORITY: 4th year ACADEMIC YEAR: 4th year FACULTY: Commerce AGE: 22 HAVE YOU BEEN OR ARE YOU ON ANY COMMITTEES OR HOLDING EXECUTIVE POSITIONS? I was Vice President of Marketing for a year, which was a really enjoyable experience. It was before Alpha Phi underwent a restructuring […]

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Flo’s StoryFriday, March 14, 2014

As an athlete who was not looking to play varsity, I came to UBC determined to finda community that would give me a similar sense of belonging, which competitive sport had always provided me, and as an ambitious student I was determined to get involved on campus. These reasons are what drove me to sorority […]

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Our Woman Crush of the Week: Natalie SuenWednesday, March 12, 2014

NAME: Natalie Suen SORORITY: Alpha Delta Pi YEAR IN SORORITY: 4, Senior! ACADEMIC YEAR: 4th FACULTY: Arts, Major in International Relations AGE: 22 HAVE YOU BEEN OR ARE YOU ON ANY COMMITTEES OR HOLDING EXECUTIVE POSITIONS? In 2012 I was Vice President of Membership Education for Alpha Delta Pi WHY DID YOU JOIN? I’ve always […]

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It all started with a little brochure… Barbara’s StoryFriday, March 7, 2014

In the summer leading up to my first year at UBC, never in my wildest dreams did I think that I would join a sorority. To be honest, I didn’t even know UBC had sororities until one day; I received a little brochure in the mail. It was from UBC Sororities and its upcoming Formal […]

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Woman Crush Wednesday: Anita HungWednesday, March 5, 2014

NAME: Anita Hung SORORITY: Kappa Alpha Theta YEAR IN SORORITY: Third ACADEMIC YEAR: Fourth Year FACULTY: Arts AGE: 21 WHY DID YOU JOIN? As a commuter student, I found it really hard finding a place to fit in on campus. I joined a lot of clubs, but I wanted something more out of my university […]

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