Fall 2015 Formal Recruitment:
Philanthropy Night: Friday September 11
The Philanthropy Party will provide
PNMs with an introduction to each of our four sororities while also focusing on
their individual philanthropies. Each PNM will attend four 45 minute parties
hosted by each one of our four sororities. This is a casual party which allows
PNMs to interact with current members The sorority will focus on their
philanthropy supported by their national organization, and the PNM will be
participating in a small project that will benefit that organization’s
Attire: Casual-Comfortable shorts,
skirts, or pants; comfortable sandals or flats.
Theme: Saturday September 12
The Theme Parties will give PNMs a
chance to visit up to three of the sororities who have extended an invitation
to them. In each 45 minute party, the PNM will be given the opportunity
to learn about the social events, philanthropy projects, membership fees, and
scholarship programs of each chapter by watching a creative skit. PNMs
will further bond and form personal relationships with sorority members.
Attire: Casual sundress or dressy slacks outfit.
Preference: Sunday September 13
The Preference party is the last of
our three parties. PNMs will attend up to two parties that will last an hour
each. At this party PNMs will learn what sisterhood means to the individual
sorority members. PNMs will have a one-on-one visit with a member of the
sorority that they have become close to throughout the recruitment process.
Current members will express to the PNM what their sorority will offer and what
the PNM can offer to the sorority.
Bid Day: Monday September 14
Bid Day is the most exciting day of
the Recruitment process. PNMs will meet with members of the Panhellenic
Recruitment Team and receive an invitation to membership and meet their chapter.
The current members will shower the new member with hugs, cheers, and gifts.
Now it is finally time to begin the exciting experience as a sorority woman at
Wofford in a sisterhood that is life-long.
Attire: Casual-Comfortable shorts or
pants. The sororities will provide new members with a sorority t-shirt after
accepting a bid.