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

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'My Race to the Finish' | Letter from the Grand Archon 
"As we approach Convention, and after
seven years of service (during which my twins were born!), I have mixed emotions about leaving this incredibly challenging and rewarding job - but none whatsoever about what an honor it's been to serve you." Read more >
Get to know the 'new' Phi Sig...
Top 7 things in 7 years that changed us for the better... forever
Headquarters - Elkridge, Md.
As we prepare for our international Convention this month and welcome record numbers of our alumnae back to their lifelong membership in our sisterhood, we're celebrating the top 7 things Phi Sig has achieved during the tenure of Grand Archon Sandy Grossman, who is stepping down this month as head of Supreme Council after 7 years of service. Read more >

Phi Sigs to Food Network: 'She's a winner to us!'
Alumna Spotlight: Healthy chef, reality star Katie CavutoKatie Cavuto - Zeta Lambda - Food Network Star Finalist 2009
She may not have won the whole enchilada (so to speak) during the fifth season of the popular reality show, the "Next Food Network Star." But Katie Cavuto's class act as a Top 10 finalist has won her more than the love and admiration of her sisters: This bright young chef from our Zeta Lambda Chapter (Johnson & Wales) is quickly becoming America's darling for "green cuisine." Read more >

Alexia BililiesAnything but your 'average life'
Collegian Spotlight: Alexia Bililies
When disaster strikes anywhere in the world, Alexia Bililies (Gamma Iota - Worcester Polytechnic Institute) wants to be the woman behind the scenes helping people. Talk about "aiming high" - no wonder she just won one of the world's most respected scholarships - worth $24,000. Read more >
Seen & Heard | Quick links to 'Phi Significant' Sister News

Diane Lesbon - Mrs. International Finalist 2009Phi Sigs are rooting for Mrs. District of Columbia International 2009 DIANE LEBSON (Kappa - The George Washington University), who is preparing to compete for the Mrs. International crown July 17-18 in Chicago.

Darcy Burke, novelistRomance novelist DARCY BURKE (Beta Omega - Portland State University) continues to receive strong reviews on her book "Glorious" - named a 2008 finalist for the Romance Writers of America's prestigious Golden Heart awards.

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Alumnae Directory 2009NOW AVAILABLE! If you're still interested in receiving the 2009 Phi Sigma Sigma Alumnae Directory - beautifully bound in hard- or soft-cover editions - contact Headquarters for your copy! Prices range from $69.99 to $89.99 plus S&H.

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Woman thinkingLooking for a new career - or an opportunity to advance to the next level?

We're growing to serve you better! Why not consider joining the Phi Sigma Sigma team? Learn more about any of these exciting Elkridge and home-based positions by clicking the links below or contacting Headquarters at 410-799-1224.
Learn more about our exciting GOLD Program - and watch for more news following Convention!
TEE-rrific! | 2nd Annual Sapphire Scramble a big success
June golf outing raised $8,000 for Phi Sigma Sigma Foundation
Sapphire Scramble 2009Thanks to the generous support of Phi Sig sisters, sponsors and friends, one of Foundation's "favorite events of the year" - our 2nd Annual Sapphire Scramble - raised significant funds to help support the many causes we care about. Read more > 
New Attitude, More Pride | Epsilon Alpha does it right!
Epsilon Alpha - Illinois State UniversityFrom top to bottom, there's a new attitude and new focus on excellence among our sisters at top-ranked Illinois State. Small wonder this outstanding chapter - 100 women strong - keeps winning awards, shaking up Greek stereotypes and loving life in their newly renovated Phi Sig home.  Read more >

Phi Sig Pride | Proof EVERYONE should be wearing our T-shirt...
Phi Sig Pride - July 2009Ah, the mysteries of Luxor in Egypt! Is there anyplace in the world that seems to hold as much intrigue for fun-loving, globe-trotting Phi Sigs?
Here, alumna Mary Miller (Theta Lambda - Long Island University, CW Post) says, "I'm currently living in Egypt, and one of my chapter sisters (and best friend) Marissa Caputo Garrison came to visit." They hit the tourist spots in Luxor, brought along a T-shirt - and decided to share a little Phi Sig love with us!

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In This Issue
Meet the 'new' Phi Sig -
PLUS: Katie Cavuto Profile!
NEW! 'Seen & Heard'
Sister News
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