HAYS, Kan. -- Sigma Sigma Sigma
Sorority -- known more familiarly as "Tri Sigma" -- will recolonize
at Fort Hays State University in spring 2015.
Panhellenic community hosted an extension presentational process rooted in
campus partnership and open dialog, and Tri Sigma approached the extension
committee to participate in this effort. The positive results of the extension
presentation were the outcome of the commitment of a full Tri Sigma team and
area alumnae who supported the efforts on campus.
Sigma experience at FHSU will be focused on the Essential Sigma member
development program, designed to create a values-centered environment that
nurtures women and provides them with the tools they need to succeed in all
aspects of life. Personal empowerment, purposeful philanthropic and community
service, meaningful sisterhood experiences, and an environment rooted in its
tradition of human dignity are hallmarks of every Tri Sigma chapter. Tri Sigma
shares FHSU's commitment to a values-focused experience for all members of the
fraternity and sorority community and is proud to return to this vibrant,
sorority community is excited to continue to grow, and we believe Tri Sigma
will be an excellent addition to our family," said Jacob Ternes,
coordinator of student involvement and Greek life for FHSU.
innovative Colony Program is focused on strategic student success outcomes, and
will be adapted to meet specific FHSU community and colony needs. Tri Sigma
offers a full menu of developmental leadership programs, an award-winning
member development experience and a focus on student success through campus partnership.
Alpha Gamma chapter had a wonderful history at Fort Hays," said Brittany Parrott,
Tri Sigma's extension coordinator. "We are eager to engage with our
amazing alumnae and build upon the university's strong campus community with a
sisterhood focused on friendship, character and conduct. We look forward to
being 'Forward Thinking. World Ready.' alongside this community."
information regarding recruitment and the colonization process will be
available in the coming weeks by visiting www.jointrisigma.com or
Sigma SigmaThe sorority was
founded in 1898 at Longwood University in Farmville, Va. Tri Sigma strives to
prepare women for life after college by advocating bonds of friendship,
developing strong character in its members and promoting the highest standards
of conduct. There are more than 111,000 members and more than 200 alumnae and
collegiate chapters. The sorority supports play therapy for hospitalized
children and assists in providing playrooms for hospitalized children in Chapel
Hill, N.C., and in Dallas through funds contributed to the Sigma Sigma Sigma