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Greek Week at Plattsburgh State April 26 - May 2

PLATTSBURGH, NY __ Spring has officially arrived in Plattsburgh. The sun is shining, and the birds are singing. It's the perfect time to lounge outside and play Frisbee. Everyone seems to be getting into the spirit of spring, including the Greek community at the State University of New York College at Plattsburgh, which is preparing for the spring tradition of Greek Week.

Greek Week is a weeklong series of events aimed to promote unity and friendship among the Greek community and the students and faculty at Plattsburgh State.

There will be several events throughout the week for Greek members to participate in and the public to attend. Events ranging from a comedian and sports to the always popular barbecue are planned for the week.

This year's Greek Week coordinators are: Chelsea Donovan, of Waterford, N.Y. and member of Delta Phi Epsilon Sorority; Amanda Orr, of Webster, N.Y. and member of Theta Alpha Lambda Sorority; and Steven Sweet of Penfield, N.Y. and member of Sigma Tau Gamma Fraternity.

Events are free except where noted.

Monday, April 26
 9 a.m. - Donut Delivery to Faculty
 4 p.m. - Faculty/Staff Appreciation Reception, President's House
 7 p.m. - Kickball Tournament, Memorial Hall Gym

Tuesday, April 27
 7:30 p.m. - Greek Sing Talent Show, Warren Ballroom A, Angell College Center

Wednesday, April 28
 8 p.m. - Capture the Flag, Amite Plaza

Thursday, April 29
 9 p.m. - Comedian Tim Young, Warren Ballrooms, Angell College Center

Friday, April 30
   4. p.m. - Greek Olympics and BBQ, Memorial Hall Field

Saturday, May 1
10:30 a.m. - Community Service Project in conjunction with the Kent-Delord House Museum, Crete Civic Center.
Sunday, May 2
 6 p.m. - Fraternity/Sorority Awards Banquet, Warren Ballrooms, Angell College Center. Admission is $3. Pre-registration and proper attire required.

Other ongoing Greek-sponsored events include Order of Omega and Gamma Sigma Alpha Honor Society induction ceremonies and Rho Lambda Honor Society tapping ceremonies Tuesday, April 27 at 6 p.m. in the Warren Ballrooms.

Alpha Phi Sorority's fundraiser, "Win a Date with Steve Sweet" will be on Thursday, April 29 at 8 p.m. in the Warren Ballrooms. Sweet, from Penfield, N.Y., is a senior history major with a social studies concentration and member of Sigma Tau Gamma Fraternity.

For information regarding Greek Week or Greek life in general, contact Allison Swick- Duttine, coordinator of Greek Affairs and Leadership Development, at 518-564-3824 or by email at [email protected]


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