S: Pi Beta Phi Fall 2010
FC: Pi Beta Phi | Pi Beta Phi MS Gamma Chapter Fall 2010
1: History of the MS Gamma chapter of Pi Beta Phi Fraternity Mississippi State University Region 6 Fall 2010
2: Chapter Historian: Abby Winn Major: Environmental Geosciences Hometown: Meridian, MS
3: Table of Contents: The Chapter Membership Scholarship Fraternity Heritage Philanthropy Values Programming Senior Programming Important Visitors Campus Life Chapter Brag Sheet
4: Executive Council: President-Kristin Stentiford VPMD-Holly Pearson VPA-Caitlin Lesley VPFD-Aislinn Kopp VPF-Ashley Kershaw VPM-Brooke Davis VPC-Taylor Busby VPP-Morgan Stein VPH-Stephanie Sigman VPE- Kendyl Hall | The Chapter
5: Jana Abbott Haley Abessinio Shannon Acker Kelsey Adams Jennifer Allred Katherine Armstrong Mary Kimbrough Ashcraft Kimberly Atkins Jane Bacon* Stephanie Barber Laura Benson Stacy Bewley Katherine Binkley Tiffini Black* Kelly Bonner Elizabeth Bounds Kathryn Bradley Morgan-Ashley Brock Shannon Bugg Jennifer Busby Lauren Butler Angela Cannon Kayla Carson Emily Clark Haley Clawson Jade Cobern Sarah Coil Shelby Cole Mariel Colman Katherine Congleton Amanda Cote Emily Cotten Corinne Cox Mary Crossett Sara Cunningham Brooke Davis Britney Ditzig Elizabeth Dodson Caitlin Dowdy Heather Edwards Stephanie Eilar Ashleigh Evans* Ellen Farrish Lauren Filka Kathryn Foster Frances Freeman Ashton Frye Morgan Fuller Ashley Giglio Jessica Grissett Kendyl Hall | Shelby Handley Holly Hardin Madeline Harper Victoria Harris Paige Haynes* Jessica Hearn Carla Hedglin Molly Herm Heather Hill Victoria Hines Mary Hodges* Megan Holland Hannah Holyfield Lauren Hoover Chelsea Hopton* Hollie Howell Hayley Hudson Ashton Hunley Jennifer Hust Chelsae Kelley Rebecca Kershaw Hannah King Ashland King Aislinn Kopp Ashley Lantz Kelsey Layman Caitlin Lesley Catherine Lewie Lily Li Emily Lindner Kaitlin Love Olivia Lunsford Lindsey Martie Katherine Martin Conner Martini Mallory McCain Meredith McCormick* Sarah McGowan Megan McKeown Jada McMullen Hailey McNulty Jennifer McPherson Delta Milner Anne Mischke Lacey Morrison Marli Mullins Lindsey Norman Alexis Osmon Lynsay Pannell Lauren Parker Holly Pearson | Susan Putnam Claudia Pyron Kate Robinson Mary Rougeau Jennifer Sabourin Sarah Sage Kelsey Sanders Julia Scarbrough Catherine Schmitz Victoria Scott Stephanie Sigman Bailey Sims Jordan A. Smith Jordan C. Smith Dana Smith Sarah Smith Catherine Soplata Morgan Stein Kristin Stentiford Morgan Stewart Kelsey Stewart Ashley Sullivan Alison Sullivan Jordan Tapper Miriam Taylor* Susan Taylor Shawna Tazik Stephanie Thomas Erica Thompson Robin Tisdale Taryn Todd Kelsey Unruh Alexis Valsamakis Teresa Veal Amberlee Wade Sara Walker Jodi Webb Brittany White Monica Wilkins Brenda Willemsen Lauren Williamson Caitlyn Wilson Abby Winn *Legacy | Charter Class: Pledged-January 25, 2009; Initiated-April 4, 2009 Class of fall 2009: Pledged-August 8, 2009; Initiated-October 17, 2009 Class of spring 2010: Pledged-January 23, 2010; Initiated-March 27,2010 Class of fall 2010: Pledged-August 16,2010; Initiated-October 16, 2010
6: AAC/HC Members: Debbie Sharp Kelly Cantrell Ruth Haug Amber Morgan Robin Thompson Megan Smith Angie Crawford LDC Sarah Mitchell | Our chapter's house is almost finished!
7: Find us on the web at: http://www.pibetaphi.org/pibetaphi/msstate/
8: This year, recruitment was August 11th through the 14th with Bid Day on the 15th. | Bid Day | Membership
9: Recruitment 2010
10: Our New Member Program After welcoming lots of baby angels into our chapter on August 17, those angels started an 8 week process known as the New Member Education program. The New Members joined the chapter members for dinner every Monday night, and met every Wednesday night in McCool to learn more about Pi Beta Phi. | NMC: Ashton Hunley
11: new member retreat 2010 | SISTERS FOREVER
12: sisterhood retreat
13: "Good times are even better when they are shared with sisters" | Before initiation, the new members heard the 8 pearls ceremony and recieved a pearl bracelet. After initiation, we celebrated with a cookie shine!
14: Scholarship | Programming: Study Hours Recognition for Academic Excellence | Recognition for Scholars: The A Jar--Each week at chapter, if a chapter member has earned an A on a test, quiz, or paper, she gets to put her name in the A Jar. During chapter, a name is drawn out of the jar, and that girl receives some sort of prize. October (Scholars Recognition Month)--During the month of October, girls with a 3.75 and above GPA were recognized during chapter.
15: MS Gamma Angels are members of many different honor societies. These include: Phi Kappa Phi Order of Omega Kappa Omicron Nu Beta Gamma Sigma Gamma Beta Phi Sigma Alpha Lambda Alpha Lambda Delta Beta Beta Beta Alpha Epsilon Delta National Society of Collegiate Scholars And many more!!
16: Fraternity Heritage | Ms Gamma did many fraternity heritage activities this semester. They completed the chapter module-The symbols of Pi Beta Phi. With the module. the entire chapter did puzzles of the crest. | We had a cookie shine after initiation. | We had a tailgate for parents' weekend!
17: Philanthropy | As a fundraiser this year, we held the Pi Phi Pie Phight. For $1, you could pie a pie phi or other participating leaders on campus. | Our large philanthropy event is in the Spring. CAR and Assets, our literacy efforts, will also start in the Spring. Pi Phi's also help with many other organizations in our community such as the Salvation Army, Palmer Home, and Humane Society.
18: Values Programming | Our VPMD Holly Pearson led us to complete many Leading With Values seminars throughout the semester. Many of those during work week, where we grew closer as we learned to live out values of honor and integrity during a trying time.
19: Senior Programming | This semester, the December graduates had a dessert night at AAC member Robin Thompson's house. There, the ladies learned about being an alumnae of Pi Beta Phi. | We also had a senior recognition dinner, catered by Cappe's. The seniors got gifts from their families.
20: Important Visitors | During Recruitment and throughout the semester, we had several important visitors. | Our Resident LDC, Sarah Mitchel at a MSU football game. | LDC Elise Moore helped us out during recruitment | Sis Mullis is our New Chapter Assistance Officer. She was here during recruitment and once during the semester.
21: Campus Life | Mark Keenum is the university's president. | The Bulldogs had a fantastic football season that ended with a huge win in the Gator Bowl! | Coach Dan Mullen gave a peptalk to the Greek Community, and reminded them to ring responsibly. | Chi Omega sponsored Lime-Light, a Greek show choir competition, to raise money for Make-A-Wish. | Pi Phi's play every intramural sport, and have won many championships! | Other groups on campus: Chi Omega Delta Delta Delta Delta Gamma Delta Xi Phi Kappa Delta Phi Mu Zeta Tau Alpha
22: Chapter Brag Sheet | Pi Phi's are involved all over Mississippi State's campus. We had 2 Gamma Chis this year, and have a member on Panhellenic Council. We have members involved in every campus ministry. We have ladies that are roadrunners and that are involved in the Student Association. Our ladies are also involved in activities in their majors.
23: Swaps, Date Parties, and Sisterhood Events Graffiti Swap w/ ATO When I Grow Up w/ PIKE Famous Couples Date Party Masquerade Semiformal Tacky Christmas Sisterhood Event