Oct. 8, 2001
To: News Directors and News Editors
From: Veronika Brown, Coordinator of Media Relations, 342-5444
PANHELLENIC HAS MANY ACTIVITES PLANNED FOR THE MONTH
OF THE SCHOLAR
The University of Louisiana at Monroe College Panhellenic
Association and its four chapters will join more than 620 College
Panhellenic Associates and 2,900 chapters across North America
during October to celebrate The Month of the Scholar.
Panhellenic President, Trischa Hunene, says, "All of
our international organizations and chapters are committed to
good scholarship. We are excited about joining with out inter-sorority
sisters to create academic awareness. We will be showcasing achievements
and celebrating success during the month of October."
Events begin this Thursday, Oct. 11, with the Scholarship Banquet
at 6:30 p.m. in the Student Union Building Auditorium. On Oct.
16, Tuesday, from 9:15 a.m. until 12:30 p.m., Dun-Dum lollipops
will be handing out to ULM students in front of the Administration
Building. The lollipops will have a note attached saying "Don't
be a dum-dum, study hard!!". On Oct 17, Wednesday, at 6:00
p.m., in the Nursing Auditorium, there will be an educational
program on taking notes. On Oct. 18 and 31 at 5:00 p.m., the
chapters will read to children at the local YWCA Battered Women's
ULM's women's chapters, through their international organizations,
are members of the National Panhellenic Conference, the umbrella
organization for twenty-six international women's fraternities.
For more information: contact Renee Hebert, Panhellenic Advisor,