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The e-Newsletter for sisters and friends of Phi Sigma Sigma March 2009

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'Spring into Action' | Letter from the Grand Archon
 
With winter behind us, Phi Sigs everywhere have begun springing into action for a great year ahead!
Try any of these ideas to make the most of the new season - and achieve even more in your personal, academic or professional life. Read more >
 
Protecting Your Online Image
Tips for taking charge of your personal 'brand' for greater success
Online ImageNow more than ever, your online image influences people's perceptions about you. It can help or harm your chances for a new job, boost or hamper your Phi Sig networking opportunities, impact relationships you enjoy at work and in the community, and even affect your family in ways you never imagined. Use these tips to take charge of your personal "brand" today and enjoy even greater success going forward. Read more > 
 
 
'Fulfill Yourself by Finding Your Role In This World'
Alumna Spotlight: Judge Ruth Cooper BurgJudge Ruth Cooper Burg, Kappa
 
When this Kappa Chapter sister launched her legal career more than 60 years ago, she blazed new trails for women and the law that are still celebrated today. Read our exclusive interview with Ruth Burg - recipient of one of the American Bar Association's most distinguished honors, the Margaret Brent Award.
She's also one of our beloved past Grand Archons!
Read more >
 

Cathy Zech, Theta Upsilon'I Lead Because I'm a Phi Sig' 
Collegian Spotlight: Cathy Zech
 
She grew up just outside gang-infested East L.A. and faced some tough times in life. But this inspirational Theta Upsilon sister and campus standout at the University of La Verne has never let anything stand in her way - and she credits Phi Sig with helping her become the leader she is todayRead more >
 
 
PHI SIGNIFICANT NEWS! Iota Nu's installation at Sacred Heart University is scheduled for April 5 in Trumbull, Conn. For more information, visit our home page. To welcome Iota Nu sisters to the Pyramid, write shu@phisigmasigma.org.
 
Fashionably Phi Sig | Chapter raises thousands for Foundation
Delta Kappa Fashion Show 2009Delta Kappa sisters hoped their "Alice in Wonderland" fashion show would wow the campus. When more than 600 people turned out for the standing-room-only fundraising event, they realized they were onto something big - something that could help other Phi Sig chapters, too. Read more >
Cheers to You! | Know a sister who deserves our thanks? 
Here's how to nominate top Phi Sigs for great awards, honors
2009 Fraternity Awards & HonorsWe all know a sister who inspires us with her community service, impressive accomplishments or volunteer sorority work. Maybe it's you who deserves a little credit for exemplifying what our sisterhood stands for! Whatever the achievement, there's likely an award to match it. Spend a few moments learning how easy it is to give credit where it's due - and honor a sister today by nominating her for one of our 2009 Fraternity awards and honors. Read more > 
Golf for a Good Cause | Sapphire Scramble, June 6 
Hit the links with Foundation on this fun, and fundraising, day 
Sapphire ScrambleJoin Phi Sigs and friends June 6 at the 4-star Chesapeake Bay Golf Club for a great day on the links, food and a chance to win fabulous prizes! Last year, we raised more than $13K for Foundation - and this year we expect an even bigger turnout. Reserve your spot today!

Download the Sapphire Scramble brochure >
Phi Sig Pride | A 'Sphinx' is caught - in Poland!
Sphinx in PolandOur sisters are everywhere, even overseas! Take, for example, this cute photo featuring international traveling Phi Sigs from Zeta Delta Chapter at Bentley University. 
 
Says Archon Caitlin Papagno (bottom right): "The Sphinx is a chain restaurant in Poland! We thought this was a really fun way to show our Phi Sig pride!"
 
Also shown in this mini pyramid: Miriam Friedman (bottom left) and Erin Curtis (top).
 
Got a pic that shows your Phi Sig Pride? Send it to phisighq@phisigmasigma.org. You could be featured here!
 
Also In This Issue
Protecting Your Online Image
Say 'Thanks' the Phi Sig Way
Golf for a Good Cause!
Scholarships & Grants
Deadline: April 10!
Ready to 'Due' Your Part?

Phi Sig's Annual
Awards & Honors

Awards & Honors 2009 

Go on.... Honor that special sister - even yourself! Use our easy online applications process - and recognize an outstanding Phi Sig today! But hurry - deadline is April 10! Read more >

Phi Sig Foundation's Scholarships & Grants

Scholarships & Grants 2009 
 
Why apply?
Because, like Lea Fukutaki, doing so could allow you to pursue the chance of a lifetime. Read more >
 
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Phi Sigma Sigma Foundation scholarships and grants

North American Interfraternal Foundation scholarships

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Let your Phi Sig loyalty shine on! For the cost of dinner or a tank of gas, you can make a big difference to our sisterhood.

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