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Panhellenic


Panhellenic Council

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Panhellenic


Panhellenic Council


Kent State Panhellenic

The object of the Panhellenic Council shall be to develop and maintain fraternity life and inter-fraternity relations at a high level of accomplishment and in doing so to consider the goals and ideals of member groups as continually applicable to campus and personal life, promote superior scholarship as a basic intellectual achievement, cooperate with member fraternities and the university administration in concern for maintenance of high social and moral standards, act in accordance with the National Panhellenic Conference (NPC) Unanimous Agreements and policies, and act in accordance with all rules established by its member fraternities. View our full list of Panhellenic chapters for more information.


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Executive Board Contact Info

Council President: Haley Foster | kentpc.president@gmail.com

Office Hours: Tuesday/Thursday 5:30-7:00 p.m. or by appointment

VP of Communication: Arianna Schmenk-Langhals | kentpc.communication@gmail.com

Office Hours: Tuesday 6:00-7:00 or by appointment

VP of Public and Alumni Relations:
Gabby Hiller | kentpc.pralumni@gmail.com

Office Hours: Wednesday 10:00-11:00 or by appointment

VP of Finance: Bridget Schuster | kentpc.finance@gmail.com

Office Hours: Thursday 11:30-1:00 or by appointment 

VP of Judicial Affairs: Katie Trimper | kentpc.judicial@gmail.com

Office Hours: Tuesday 11:00-2:00 or by appointment 

VP of New Member Education: Natalie Perfette | kentpc.membered@gmail.com

Office Hours: Thursday 2:30-4:00 or by appointment

VP of Philanthropy and Community Service:  Mady Chew | kentpc.philanthropy@gmail.com

Office Hours: Wednesday 1:00-2:00or by appointment 

VP of Programming: Grace Ortiz | kentpc.programming@gmail.com

Office Hours: Monday 11:30-1:00 or by appointment 

VP of Recruitment and Retention:
Courtney Carpenter | kentpc.recruitment@gmail.com

Office Hours: Tuesday/Thursday 12:30-2:00 or by appointment 

AVP of Recruitment and Retention: Ashleigh Shepard | kentpc.recruitment@gmail.com

Office Hours: Monday 2:00-3:00 or by appointment 

VP of Risk Management and Reduction: Taylor Schmac | kentpc.risk@gmail.com

Office Hours: Monday 3:30-5:00 or by appointment 

VP of Scholarship: Erykah Scruggs | kentpc.scholarship@gmail.com

Office Hours: Monday 6:00-7:00 or by appointment

Advisor: Will Cangialosi | wcangial@kent.edu


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Panhellenic Chapters


Chapters

Panhellenic Chapters


Chapters

Panhellenic Council Chapters

Kent State University Sorority and Fraternity Life prides itself on various values including scholarship, sisterhood/brotherhood, philanthropy, service, and friendship. We as a community work together to create both an exciting and rewarding experience for all members. Kent State has eight sororities on campus, each with a unique purpose that helps to foster the values outlined above. These chapters are listed below. 

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Panhellenic Events


Events

Panhellenic Events


Events

Events

Events assigned to the Panhellenic Council will appear below.


Kent State Fraternity and Sorority Life present Songfest 2018:

Songfest is a fraternity and sorority philanthropy event that raises money for the philanthropy Kent State has partnered with that year. The 2018 partner is Akron Children’s Reach Out and Read. The goal is to create awareness and also raise money for the philanthropy. The actual event itself consists of teams performing a skit that is centered around the theme of Reach Out and Read. Each team will have a specific theme based upon the major theme of books. The team must incorporate both its theme and facts about the philanthropy.

Saturday, November 17, 2018

6pm in the Kent State Student Center - Ballroom 

Follow us on Twitter for updates: https://twitter.com/Kent_Songfest

Ticket sales available at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/songfest-tickets-51148418296

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Panhellenic philanthropy


Philanthropy

Panhellenic philanthropy


Philanthropy

Philanthropy

Alpha Phi: Alpha Phi Foundation benefiting women's heart health

Alpha Xi Delta: Autism Speaks

Chi Omega: The Make-A-Wish Foundation, National Multiple Sclerosis Society, and Relay for Life

Delta Gamma: Service for Sight

Delta Zeta: The Delta Zeta Foundation supporting the hearing and speech impaired, Starkey Hearing Foundation and The Painted Turtle Camp

Phi Mu: Children's Miracle Network Hospitals (CMNH) and The Phi Mu Foundation

Sigma Delta Tau: Prevent Child Abuse America and The Sigma Delta Tau Foundation 

Sigma Sigma Sigma: "Sigma Serves Children" through the Robbie Page Memorial (RPM) supporting children's play therapy and March of Dimes

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Sorority Recruitment


Sorority Recruitment


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Important Recruitment info


Important

Recruitment

Information

Important Recruitment info


Important

Recruitment

Information

Sign Up for Recruitment Here

 

Recruitment FAQs

How will I know which sorority is right for me?

Each chapter on Kent's campus has its own unique values, principles, motto and creed that it lives by. It is important to go into the recruitment process with an open mind and positively outlook to discover the best for you.

I'm not a freshman. Am I allowed to go through recruitment?

At Kent State, we encourage ALL undergraduate students to attend out recruitment events and consider registering for formal recruitment.

is it required to attend pre-recruitment events?

No, the only pre-recruitment event you are required to attend is the PNM orientation night, which will give you all of the information you'll need prior to the start of Formal Recruitment week. However, we encourage you to attend the pre-recruitment events to learn more about each chapter and connect with sorority women in our community.

How hard is it to balance sorority life and academics?

Our community greatly values and emphasizes scholarships and academics. Each sorority encourages academic success and provides support to its members through academic study tables and sisterhoods. We encourage you to ask other sorority women how they balance their time, but most sorority women are able to manage sorority responsibilities, academics, work and other extra-curricular activities.

How can I learn more about each sorority?

Attending pre-recruitment events and talking to as many sorority women as possible is the best way to learn more about each individual chapter. You can also learn more about each individual chapter by visiting their national websites or right here on the FSL website!

I am registered for formal recruitment! What is the next step?

Your assigned Sorority Recruitment Counselors (SRCs) will be in contact with you to help you through the process and answer any questions. 

Dates To Know


FSL Fest: 

Tuesday, August 21, 2018 | 12 -3 pm | Student Green

BlastOff: 

Wednesday, August 22, 2018 | 5 - 8 pm | Rizman Plaza

PNM Info Nights:

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 | 6 - 8 pm | KSC 306ABC

Thursday, September 6th, 2018 | 6 - 8 pm | KSC 306ABC

Black Squirrel Festival: 

Friday, September 7th, 2018 | 12 - 5 pm | Rizman Plaza

 

Scheduling Conflict?

Fill out a PNM conflict form!

We highly encourage each Potential New Member to attend as much of sorority recruitment as possible so that they may fully experience the diversity of our Panhellenic community and make an informed decision about which sorority they feel most at home in. However, we understand scheduling conflicts do occur. As a community priding itself on academic responsibility and integrity, we encourage Potential New Members with perceived schedule conflicts to complete the form below so that we can try to adjust schedules accordingly. Please note that not all requests may be met due to our own scheduling constraints, but we will try our best to make proper accommodations! 

PNM Conflict form

Questions?

If you have further questions or concerns please feel free to contact your assigned Sorority Recruitment Counselor (SRC)! These individuals receive special training to assist you during the recruitment process and are knowledgable on all common questions and concerns that may arise throughout the recruitment process. Your SRC(s) will contact you via email when you have been assigned to a group. 

PNM Orientation:

Saturday, September 8, 2018 | 1 - 4pm | KIVA

Tuesday, September 11, 2018 | 6 - 9pm | KIVA

Wednesday, September 12, 2018 | 6 - 9pm |  KIVA

It is mandatory to attend at least one session in order to go through the Formal Recruitment process.

Recruitment: 

Saturday, September 15, 2018 - Saturday, September 22, 2018

OPEN HOUSE ROUND: 

Saturday, September 15, 2018 - Sunday, September 16, 2018

PNM Arrival Time: 10 a.m.

Round Start Time: 11 a.m.

SISTERHOOD ROUND:

Friday, September 21, 2018

PNM Arrival Time: 2 p.m.

Round Start Time: 3 p.m.

PREFERENCE ROUND:

Saturday, September 22, 2018

PNM Arrival Time: 11 a.m.

Round Start Time: 12 p.m.

Bid Day: 

Sunday September 23, 2018

PNM Arrival Time: 9 a.m.

 

 


What to Expect

Recruitment Process: 

Formal Recruitment is a mutual selection based process over a six-day period. During recruitment you will have the opportunity to meet women from each chapter, learn about their traditions, financial responsibilities and philanthropic efforts. You will be guided through the process by Sorority Recruitment Counselors who are women that temporarily disaffiliate from their chapters to assist you throughout the recruitment process.

Financial Responsibility: 

Each chapter has different semester dues and financial responsibilities, which you will learn more about during the Formal Recruitment process. Also, each chapter offers personal payment plans that assist you in managing the financial obligations of sorority life. 

Anti-hazing Policies:

Each sorority has a no tolerance policy against hazing. Hazing is against Panhellenic Bylaws, university policy and state law. 

Panhellenic Spirit and Community:

Kent State's sorority community fosters positivity, success and relationship building between all chapters on campus. We as a community work together to create a caring, understanding, respectful and enriching environment for all Kent State students and value friendship, service, scholarship, philanthropy and community among all sorority women. 

What to wear?

Visit our Pinterest page for a guide on what to wear during each round of Formal Recruitment! 

Please remember these are guidelines and not requirements by any means! Be unique and true to yourself and your personal style! Being true to yourself is the best way for you to find your home away from home!

Sorority recruitment counselors

Your SRC will be a role model in the Panhellenic community and act as a mentor throughout the formal recruitment process. SRCs are considered impartial representatives of the College Panhellenic Association who understand and implement the purposes and goals of the College Panhellenic Association in recruitment.