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'Definitely Our Year to Shine!' | Letter from the Grand Archon
There are so many great things in store for our sorority in 2010-11, it's impossible to list them all. Still, these highlights make it clear we're kicking off one of our best academic years ever! Read more >
'Phi Sig Made Me the Woman I Am Today'
Inspirational essays on the incredible lifetime impact of sorority
In Their Own WordsPhi Sigma Sigma is more than a premier women's philanthropic and social organization. For nearly 100 years, we've literally changed lives by helping our members achieve their fullest potential! Here are three sisters' stories about the power of sorority and their love for Phi Sig. Read more >

Best-selling Sister: Jane Brody
Jane BrodyRenowned author, health/science expert
With millions of readers, two best-selling books and three honorary doctorates, it's no wonder Time magazine once dubbed this New York Times columnist and Beta Xi sister (Cornell University) the "High Priestess of Health".
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Jane's tips for healthier living!

Sonoma State UniversityCalifornia Colonization at Sonoma State!
100+ members to be initiated later this year
Phi Sigs worldwide are celebrating our new colonization at Sonoma State University, future home of our Iota Xi Chapter! Learn more on Facebook and their website.

Good & WelfareGood & Welfare
Sister updates from around the world
Visit our new Good & Welfare feature, sharing
Phi-Significant news!
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                Seen & Heard

Anitere FloresAt age 34, Florida state Rep. ANITERE FLORES (Delta Kappa, Florida International University) recently swept 81% of the votes during an election primary for state senator, and turned down the opportunity to run for the Sunshine State's lieutenant governor. She vies for the senate seat in November. (Stay tuned.)

Dr. Sandra ArkinDR. SANDRA ARKIN (Beta Beta, University of Washington) is the new face of the AARP in Colorado. A former Archon who earned her doctorate in gifted education from the University of Denver, she was selected from more than 200 applicants for the AARP's YouTube pilot program promoting the benefits of the association.

Susan RoAneNetworking expert/author SUSAN ROANE (Theta, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) has released a new e-book, "Nuances of Business Networking," available free via her website. RoAne, a frequently quoted media source, is renowned for her best-selling book, "How to Work a Room."

The Incubus - Directed by Marcie Sothern Gorman-Althof Florida businesswoman-turned-movie director MARCIE SOTHERN GORMAN-ALTHOF (Beta Psi, University of Florida) has just released her first independent film, The Incubus. Geared to paranormal and dark romance fans, the movie is now showing in selected theaters. Gorman-Althof was the former spokesperson and owner of one of the largest Weight Watchers franchises in the world.

Awards & HonorsKudos to all 2009-2010 Fraternity awards and honors winners, as well as Foundation scholarships and grants recipients! Plus: Snaps to DELTA IOTA CHAPTER (Central Michigan University) for being the first to earn the trifecta of top Phi Sig honors: Archon of the Year, Collegian of the Year and Chapter of the Year.

Golf OutingSPECIAL EVENT! Phi Sigs and friends are cordially invited to join Grand Archon Pamela Downey and other sisters for the Foundation's 2010 SAPPHIRE SCRAMBLE at the Arrowhead Golf Club in Wheaton, Ill., Oct. 9. Sponsorships are available. Contact Foundation.

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Foundation | Transplant Games: Highlights, Videos, Blogs, Photos!
Transplant Games 2010Even if you weren't among the 80+ sisters volunteering at the U.S. Transplant Games in Madison, Wisc., this summer, you can relive the excitement, emotions and impact our Foundation's sponsorship of the biennial Olympic-style event had on the transplant-recipient athletes, their loved ones and donor families.  Read more >
 ▲ Watch our Foundation's exclusive Transplant Games video: Click here!
Collegian Spotlight | Amy Smith: Order of Omega Trailblazer!
Amy Smith - Xi Chapter at TempleWhen this Xi Chapter leader applied to serve the board of one of the world's most prestigious honor societies, she didn't realize she'd soon become the first-ever Phi Sig to claim the role in 23 years! Learn why Amy Smith is not only a collegiate role model, but an ambassador for us all. Read more >

Chapter Spotlight | Captivatingly Kappa: Aiming Highest of All
Kappa at George WashingtonWhen it comes to pursuing success on and off campus, sisters of our historic chapter at The George Washington University stack up against the best student groups anywhere. Even the First Lady has to admit they're peerless when it comes to philanthropy. Read more >
▲ Kappa Speaks! Click here for chapter comments!
Phi Sig Pride | The Picture We Love - Because It Loves Us Back!
Phi Sig PrideMore and more, we are seeing some AMAZING
Phi Sig Pride photos
cross the desks of our dedicated HQ staff.
Here's a keeper:

This one, shared by the fabulous sisters of Delta Psi Chapter (University of West Florida) has quickly become one of our all-time faves. (Look closely, and you'll see our letters in the center!)

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Alumna Jane Brody!


~ Order of Omega Leader
~ Captivatingly Kappa

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