2015 Convention Events

Get ready for a fun time with these Phi Rho-supporting events at the 2015 National Convention at Washington, D.C.!

Penny Wars Chapter Challenge

Time to show your chapter spirit and sisterly competition! Will Pudue-Alpha Chapter be the top chapter again? The challenge will have 2 portions - online and at Convention.

  • Online: From Monday, July 13th @ 12:01 EST to Saturday, July 18th @ 7:30pm EST, make any donation on the Foundation website and designate in the Notes section which chapter the points will go towards. For each $0.01 of your donation, your designated chapter will receive 1 positive point. Mark your calendars and keep checking our social media for updates on current standings.

  • At Convention: Bring your loose change and bills to the Ash Grove Lobby on Saturday, July 18th from 6:30pm to 7:30pm. Remember, pennies will be 1 positive point each, and all other coins and bills will be 1 negative point per $0.01. Make sure to put the right coins/bills in the right chapter container!

Pictures with Sigmand

Sigmand returns and is ready to take a #PhiRhoLove selfie with you and your friends! Make sure to catch Sigmand waddling around the Ash Grove Lobby at the following times:

Wednesday, July 15th @ 6pm – 7pm

Thursday, July 16th @ 9pm – 10pm

Friday, July 17th @ 12pm – 1pm

Saturday, July 18th @ 6:30pm – 7:30pm & 9pm – 10pm (at the Foundation Reception)

For a photo with our leading penguin, Sigmand encourages a $5 donation to the Foundation per person or a $20 donation for a group of 5 or more.

Leadership & Career Book Swap

Looking for a good read to keep the inspiration going after convention?  We'll be hosting a Book Swap next to Penny Wars in the Ash Grove Lobby on Saturday, July 18th from 6:30pm to 7:30pm so bring a career or leadership related book and take one with you.  We'd love to chat about your favorite new leadership tips or career books! Our recent favorites have been 'Lean In' by Sheryl Sandberg and 'The Confidence Code' by Katty Kay and Claire Shipman!

Foundation Reception

Hosted by some of Phi Sigma Rho Sorority’s National Presidents, this reception celebrates 10 years of the Foundation and its support of Sorority programming such as LEAP (which is also celebrating its 10 year anniversary)! It will be held on Saturday, July 18th @ 9pm-11pm, and will have small bites, a cash bar, and awesome sisters to mingle with. Invitations have been sent out but it’s not too late to join us! To get your invite, make a donation to the Phi Sigma Rho Foundation.You’ll need at least a Sigmand Club donation ($50) made in 2015 if you’re an active or at least a Key Club donation ($100) made in 2015 if you’re an alumna. We look forward to celebrating with everyone!