Monthly Archives: September 2014

MAHONY AND SONS GIVEAWAY AT PRIDE OF PANHELLENIC!Monday, September 29, 2014

We’ve partnered with Mahony & Sons UBC to feature a special giveaway this Sunday, October 5 at Pride of Panhellenic!

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SHE’S GOT US FLYING – OUR #WCW THIS WEEK IS MIKAYLA!Wednesday, September 17, 2014

I knew I wanted to become a part of a group of women that would become a constant throughout my four years of university. What I never expected was how quickly Theta became that family that I could rely on no matter what. I thought sisterhood was just a word used to describe your “sorority friends” but these women are so much more than just friends. They are my sisters and I am so happy I know each and every one of them.

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HOW I MET MY BIG – TOVI’S STORYFriday, September 12, 2014

We had both heard about UBC Sororities from friends and thought it would be a great way to make this huge campus seem just a little bit smaller. When signing up for Formal Recruitment as a First Year, I was very hesitant. I did not really know what to expect from the whole recruitment process, what the outcome would be, what a sorority had to offer for me and what I could offer to a sorority

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RECRUITMENT COUNSELOR GROUP: “FARRIS”Thursday, September 11, 2014

Dr. Evlyn Farris, described as “Clever, elegant, idealistic… made things happen,” was a powerful political force in her own right and “a strong advocate of women’s rights.” In 1907, Evelyn Farris founded UBC’s University Women’s Club to “stimulate intellectual activity” and served as its first president.

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RECRUITMENT COUNSELOR GROUP: “LETT”Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Her work for women’s rights has been revolutionary. One of the first female graduates of UBC, she helped draft the University’s constitution which gave female students the right to vote in 1914. An unprecedented move in Canada, this decision came even before women could vote in federal elections.

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REDEFINING SISTERHOOD- GET TO KNOW OUR #WCW ALEXIS!

When someone first suggested that I join a sorority, my first thought was absolutely not. I had never viewed myself as being a typical sorority girl, but after meeting the diverse and amazing women who are a part of the various UBC sororities, I realized the stereotype is far from the truth.

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A DECISION I’ll NEVER REGRET – LEAH’S STORYFriday, September 5, 2014

After my first year at UBC, I felt like I had gone through the motions of being a university student, but I hadn’t taken the time to get anything more out of my university experience. I had adjusted and felt comfortable on campus, but something was missing.

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WE’RE NUTS ABOUT OUR #WCW – ERICA!Wednesday, September 3, 2014

I can’t sing and have limited dancing ability so I was nervous about disappointing the group. My sorority sisters were incredibly supportive and patient, even putting me in the front row of a big dance number! I knew that no matter what, my Alpha Gams had my back.

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