S: Amy Coleman
FC: Delta Zeta Spring 09 Amy Coleman
1: This is dedicated to my Lil Sis Amy. Welcome to Delta Zeta! With love, your Big Stephanie
2: Bid Day 2009 Welcome Baby Turtles! | Becky McAdams* Alicia Palermo* Kayleigh Carter* Monica Calvillo* Jodi Driscoll*A my Coleman*Sarah Peterson* Nicole Quasney* Lauren Barnard* Diana Nguyen
3: On February 9th you found out you were gonna be a Delta Zeta! You met your fellow pledge sisters, the initiates, and played games to get to know each other.
4: TURTLE PAL!
5: During Turtle Pal week, all of the new members got awesome Delta Zeta gifts and letters from their pal as a fun way to get to know each other. On Turtle Pal revealing you had to find your way through a maze of yarn until you found your pal, Hillary!
7: Serenades were done with the fraternities and were super fun. We sang songs to each other, exchanged pick up lines, and mingled afterwards to get to know our fellow greeks! | This semester we had a serenade with four different fraternities on campus: Delta Upsilon, Beta Theta Pi, Sigma Chi, and Kappa Sigma.
8: Rosebuddy The second pal of your new member semester was your rosebuddy Alyssa A. The new members recieved a line from a poem that an initiate read and got matched up.
9: Diamond Sis The third pal of your new member semester was your Diamond Sis. You recieved a puzzle and had to find the initiate eith the mising pieve. Your Diamond Sis was Maricela.
10: Delta Zeta was founded on October 24, 1902 at Miami University by Alpha Lloyd, Anna Keen, Anne Simmons, Mabelle Minton, Mary Collins, and Julia Bishop. Delta Zeta, Gamma Lambda was founded at SJSU in 1948, and then reinstalled in 1979. | To the world, I promise temperance and insight and courage, To crusade for justice, To seek the truth and defend it always: To those whom my life may touch in slight measure, May I give graciously of what is mine; To my friends, Understanding and appreciation; To those closer ones, Love that is ever steadfast; To my mind, Growth; To myself, Faith That I may walk truly In the light of the Flame. -Dorothy M. Williams, Alpha Zeta 1939
11: Our symbols are the Killarney Rose,the Diamond, the Turtle, the Pearl, and the Roman Lamp.
12: Pi Kappa Alpha Pi Kappa Alpha Pi Kappa Alpha | Kappa Sigma | Sigma Alpha Epsilon | Delta Upsilon | Sigma Chi Sigma Chi Sigma Chi | Sigma Nu Sigma Chi Sigma Nu | Delta Zeta | Theta Chi | Sigma Pi | Delta Sigma Pi | Alpha Tau Omega | Beta Theta Pi | Kappa Delta | Alpha Phi | Delta Gamma | Alpha Omega Pi | SJSU Fraternities and Sororities
13: Pearl Pal This was your last pal in your new member semester and this ime the tables were turned. You got to pick an initiate you wanted to get to know and made an easter basket for them with candy and clues to who you were. Your Pearl Pal was Alex!
14: TYS | This Semester for TYS we had a Hypnotist Show. It turned out to be a hit! We all laughed and had a great time watching our sisters and dates do things unconciously
15: Sisterhood Retreat At sisterhood retreat we went on a scavenger hunt around san jose and met up at the park for a fun day filled with games and team building activities. It definitely gave the girls the chance to get to know each other at a deeper level.
16: So the time finally came for you to get your Big Sis! You recieved gifts and letters for a week unitl that special Monday night where you found out who your Big Sis was and recieced your very first set of letters! Your Big was me, Stephanie, and I was so excited to have you as my Lil. | Big Sis Revealing
17: The Family
18: About Your Big! I went through my New Member Semester in Fall 08. My favorite color is green, which is then followed by teal, and pink. I am of Honduran and Nicaraguan descent. I absolutely love all things Disney. I love The Little Mermaid. Ariel is the best princess EVER. I am scared of all creepy crawlies. I flew to Florida during September 11th. Although I fully understand spanish, I can't speak it. I love sports, especially football and baseball. I have one tattoo. I love music and love to dance.
19: This semester there were many philanthropies to participate in. One of the most exciting was Sigma Chi's Derby Days. It was a weeklong event with penny wars, greek olympics, mural painting, and skit night.. We came in 2nd place overall this year! | Derby Days
20: Rose Ball | This semester we celebrated RoseBall, an event that only takes place evrey 5 years! We got all dressed up, mingled with our alumni, and danced the night away.
23: Dear Lil Sis | Oh lil sis, how the semester has flown by. It seems like it was only just yesterday that you recieved your bid and now your finally here, you are a Delta Zeta. It has been such a whirlwind of fun and adventures but it has also a time of growth. Im so proud of you and I know that you will be the best DZ ever. I wish for you to see all the beauty of our sisterhood and treasure it like I do. I want you to know that as your big sis I will be here for you through thick and thin, and that you can come to me for anything you need. I want to guide you and see you grow in this house. You have such a bright personality and such strength that will take you to so many great places. Congratulations lil! I Love You Very Much! -Your Big, Stephanie