GreekChat.com Forums

Go Back   GreekChat.com Forums > Recruitment > Sorority Recruitment

Sorority Recruitment Recruitment event and bid day ideas, membership retention, publicity, recruitment policies, etc.


Register Now for FREE!
Join GreekChat.com, The Fraternity & Sorority Greek Chat Network. To sign up for your FREE account INSTANTLY fill out the form below!

Username: Password: Confirm Password: E-Mail: Confirm E-Mail:
 
Image Verification
Please enter the six letters or digits that appear in the image opposite.

  I agree to forum rules 

» GC Stats
Members: 203,567
Threads: 109,182
Posts: 2,117,635
Welcome to our newest member, anessjnr8424
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #16  
Old 03-18-2013, 01:45 AM
adpiucf adpiucf is offline
GreekChat Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2002
Location: I can't seem to keep track!
Posts: 5,821
What did you do besides going to class while you were in high school? Did you work? Were you in any honor societies? Did you play an instrument? Did you do any community service in high school?

It's fine that you are involved in only group now: quality over quantity.

Perhaps look around on campus and see if anything else strikes your fancy. What interests you? Whether you go Greek or not, it's a good idea to explore new activities and meet new people.
__________________
Click here for some helpful information about sorority recruitment and recommendations.
Reply With Quote

Please contribute to help with the costs of running GreekChat.

Donations can be made via PayPal or Fundly.

Everyone who chips in towards this GreekChat fundraiser will have a GC premium membership added to their account (or extended, for those who already have GC premium memberships). [discuss]

  #17  
Old 03-18-2013, 09:43 AM
AOII Angel's Avatar
AOII Angel AOII Angel is offline
GreekChat Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: La La Land
Posts: 8,456
Quote:
Originally Posted by Jen0730 View Post
From the aoii website, "In no case should a legacy be denied an invitation to at least one invitational event after the first round of events". I'm not sure who she contacted, but clearly the policy exists. And it just hurt my feelings, I'm not trying to say it wasn't my fault or insult or offend anyone or make anyone mad but I was told this policy was in place and then I was shown that even the one who was "supposed" to give me at least one extra chance didn't. It really didn't do much for my confidence with the other parties I attended that night. I know it's my fault for letting it get to me, but it is hard and it hurts to be rejected by girls whom your own sister considers sisters and not let yourself be upset
Sorry this happened. Mistakes do occur. We do require that legacies get an extra chance to make an impression because we value their connection to the fraternity.

Before next year, do you do an volunteer work? Over the summer volunteer with some groups to add to your resume. Make sure your sister sends in your Legacy information on a MIF. Do something on campus NOW. Join a club, get involved. Sophomores that have no activities are not going to do well in recruitment, unfortunately. Do you know any of the sorority members? Meet them in class. Don't get anxious about it, but adding at least a couple things to your resume will help. Not only that, it will make your college experience more enjoyable.
__________________

AOII

One Motto, One Badge, One Bond and Singleness of Heart!




Reply With Quote
  #18  
Old 03-18-2013, 12:53 PM
DubaiSis DubaiSis is online now
GreekChat Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Back in the Heartland
Posts: 4,493
It's not too late to add some interest to your resume. Get a summer job that interests you, do some volunteering, work really hard at developing friendships, etc. Stay busy, but not just busy, OUT THERE and busy. 15 hours a day on your computer is busy (trust me, I know) but it won't make you more appealing during rush.
__________________
"Protect your dignity." Mariam Behnam
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
NY Times article on rush coaches oldu Sorority Recruitment 1 07-22-2012 11:24 AM
How many times... norcalluvbug Greek Life 34 09-12-2006 03:10 PM
Remembering the times....(Good Times) AKA2D '91 Alpha Kappa Alpha 107 05-26-2006 04:31 PM
Sad times... AngelPhiSig Beta Sigma Phi 2 08-16-2004 08:18 AM
Little behind the times Blaire Greek Life 3 05-24-2002 08:26 AM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:28 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.