Theta Phi Alpha e-News: 2016-09 (Issue 85)

Sep 1, 2016 | Categories: National Newsletter

Theta Phi Alpha e-News: 2016-09 (Issue 85)

Introducing our New Online Community!
Join us in our new online community to connect to your ever lasting network of Theta Phi Alpha sisters, Visit the site today to set up your new account and search for sisters, share pictures, update your personal profile and so much more!

New Blog Post from Susan Lee
Changing Times, Changing Terminology: From ‘Colony’ to ‘Emerging Chapter’. Learn about the restructuring of our emerging chapter program and how that's reflected in our new terminology.

Help for our Louisiana Sisters
The Theta Phi Alpha-Northshore Louisiana Area Alumnae Association and the Theta Phi Alpha New Orleans Area Alumnae Association are working hard to provide immediate relief to our sisters affected by the devastating flooding in Louisiana. Download our informational flyer to learn how you can join the relief effort.

Welcome our New Delta Theta Chapter!
We are thrilled to announce the installation of the new Delta Theta Chapter at Hartwick College in Oneonta, New York. The celebration kicked off on Saturday, Sept. 10 with the initiation of 27 collegians (including one legacy!) and three alumnae. Congratulatory notes can be sent to the following address:
Theta Phi Alpha
Campus Activities
1 Hartwick Drive
Oneonta, NY 13820

Fall Photo Contest
Submit photos of you and your sisters through our website form and you’ll be entered to win one of three prize packs from the Penguin Shoppe! Photo submissions are easy and also allow us to feature you on our website, social media accounts and in The Compass. Each photo submitted equals one prize entry so, submit more photos to increase your chances of winning. Photos must be submitted by Oct. 15.

2016 Fall Theta Phi Days
Theta Phi Days provide an opportunity for education, service and sisterhood activities for collegians and alumnae. Dates and locations for the 2016 Theta Phi Days are now available on the website under the Convention and Conferences tab, (login required). Registration will open soon. We hope to see you there!

Chapter Recruitment Photos
We love seeing the great work our chapters are doing during this fall recruitment season. Please be sure to email us with your photos and updates.

Travel to Spain with your Theta Phi Sisters!
Bienvenido a España! Theta Phi Alpha sisters and guests are invited on a 7-night culinary tour of the northeastern Mediterranean coast of Spain. Fly into Barcelona and embark on an itinerary full of private tours, small-group excursions, and memorable meals - and you only have to unpack once. This luxurious journey has it all: history, food, beauty, beaches, and, of course, sisterhood. Find out more!

Featured Member Benefit
This fall, get an auto insurance quote from our partners at GEICO and take advantage of your member discount. By simply requesting a quote, you'll also be earning funds for Theta Phi Alpha. Get your quote today by visiting to see how much you could save!

Recently Appointed National Officers:
Many of our sisters were recently appointed, or re-appointed, by Grand Council to serve as National Officers. Visit us online to see the complete lists of appointed officers.

Welcome Caitlin Parker - Director of Collegiate Services
Caitlin Parker joins the National Office staff on Oct. 4th as the new Director of Collegiate Services. Caitlin will provide leadership and support to our collegiate members through the administration of operations, chapter services, communications and programming. Welcome to Theta Phi Alpha, Caitlin!

National Office Welcomes Additional Support Staff
Recently, two part-time employees have joined the National Office staff in Bay Village, Ohio. Kamille Bremer, Alpha Xi, is joining the communications effort as our new social media intern, and Maria "Alex" Ziton-Bigley is with us to assist with office tasks as a staff associate.

Theta Phi Alpha Celebrates Chapter Anniversaries
Sept. 13, 1987 - Beta Alpha Chapter, Stony Brook Univ., Stony Brook, NY
Sept. 22, 1952 - Chi Chapter, Creighton Univ., Omaha, NE

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