Cliff Alexander Office of Fraternity & Sorority Life & Leadership
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In This Issue
Events Calendar
Update: Miss Representation
Last Chance: Greek Awards
Last Chance: Free Kaplan Practice Test
Upcoming Events!
Update Your Chapter on The Hub
Spring Intramural Broomball & Ice Hockey Sign-ups
Go Green!
Sports Marketing Internship Opportunity!

 Events Calendar 

This Week: 


2/17: Due Date for Greek Awards Application   




Next Week:


2/21: Alpha Kappa Alpha Day


2/24: Kappa Alpha Psi Day 





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Spring is just around the corner and we have a busy next few months as we continue welcoming the new members into our community and introducing them to all of the great things fraternity and sorority life has to offer!



 Be sure to check out our online calendar so you don't miss anything! 



Update: Miss Representation
Last Tuesday, Miami was lucky enough to have Director, Producer, and Writer of Miss Representation, Jennifer Siebel Newsom visit to remark on her documentary and issues in it, preceding a screening of Miss Representation. Thank you to the Greek ladies and gentlemen that came out to support this amazing cause. 

If you couldn't make it to the screening or would like to show it to your whole chapter, the film will be coming to the library shortly or you can watch it in the Women's Center located in MacMillan Hall. 

We also encourage you to visit to join the movement. Ms. Siebel Newsom knew her film could make an impact because every person has at least one woman in their life that they love. Keep those amazing women in mind and stand up for them one day at a time, however you can. 

Last Chance for Greek Awards Applications!


You can now apply for the Greek Awards online by going to and downloading "2012 Greek Awards Packet" as well as "2012 Individual Greek Awards Application." Please send completed applications to Katherine Fox (

Deadline for applying is February 17th.  
Save the date for the Greek Awards Ceremony, April 1st 2012.

Last Chance: Free Kaplan Practice Test for GRE, LSAT, & MCAT

On February 18th, Kaplan will be offering a campus-wide opportunity for students to take a free practice GRE, LSAT & MCAT, administered under simulated testing conditions.  Kaplan's Free Practice Test is a terrific opportunity for prospective graduate, law, and medical students to answer a critical question, "If I took the exam today, how would I score?"


We would like to invite you to participate in Miami University's Free Kaplan Practice Test.  At the conclusion of each test, one of our expert Kaplan instructors will give a short workshop on test taking strategies and answer any questions.  Test scores will then be returned to students. The tests details are as follows:


Miami University's Free Practice Test:

  • Sponsored By:  Miami University Student Ambassadors, Phi Delta Epsilon, and Amicus Curiae
  • February 18th @10:00 am (all tests) - GRE, MCAT, and LSAT
  • Farmer School of Business - check-in starts at 9:30am in front lobby.

  • To register for a Free Practice Test, visit us online at  Can't make it on the 18th?  You can still register to take a Free Practice Test via our Classroom Anywhere interface!  Seats are filling up quickly, so register today!

Upcoming Events! 

If You Loved Miss Representation... Check Out:


Media & Democracy and the Coming Upheaval

February 16th @ 7:30pm

Shriver Center, Heritage Room



The Black History Celebration Committee presents.....


The Langston Hughes Project 

The Langston Hughes Project:
"Ask Your Mama: 12 Moods for Jazz"
by Ronald McCurdy


Friday, February 17, 2012, 7:00-8:30 pm

Hall Auditorium

FREE and open to the public; Ticket required. 

Contact Janine Todd, toddjc@muohio.edu513-529-6504, 336 Shriver Center



Student Court Applications!


Applications to be selected to serve on the Student Court for the 2012-13 academic year are now available online here.  This is an incredibly rewarding opportunity to have an influence on Miami University and decisions affecting students.  This position is also highly respected by future employers.  The Student Court provides an excellent opportunity for members to hone their decision-making skills and leadership abilities while working in a collaborative and fast-paced learning environment. The position requires a commitment of approximately two hours per week.  We encourage individuals from all majors and years to apply for this opportunity.

Applications are due Friday, February 24, 2012, at 5:00 pm in 9 Warfield Hall. 


Beginning that week, individuals will be informed if they will be granted an interview.  Two rounds of interviews will be conducted in the weeks prior to final decisions.  Please note that a recommendation is required and those are due Friday, February 24, 2012, as well. 

If you have any questions about the process, Student Court responsibilities, or benefits to serving in this capacity, please contact 

Joe Luizzi at  or Chris Taylor at


Remember to Update Your Chapter on The Hub

If you have not already done so, please log in to The Hub and register your group at

Remind your chapter members that they can record their campus involvement and community service hours by logging in and selecting the My Involvement tab.  The drop down menu will allow them to update their group memberships through My Memberships and/or their community service hours served through the My Service Hours link.

Spring Intramural Broomball and Ice Hockey
Sign-ups will be held Monday, February 13 through Friday, February 17
Many leagues available for all levels of play! 
Hockey Leagues: 
  • Divisions I, II & III - 8 games for $370 
  • Beginner - 6 games for $310
Broomball Leagues - 8 games for $160
  • Women's
  • Men's DI/DII
  • Co-Rec DI/DII
  • Fraternity - 8 games for $160
*NEW Full Ice Broomball League* - 6 games for $280
  • Spots are very limited and you must come into the rink to turn in your roster form
  • *Co-Rec
  • *2 girls minimum on ice
  • * 5 on 5 plus goalie
  • *Some rule changes

Go Green!
Go Green Schedule
Sports Marketing Internship Opportunity!
Athletic Internship

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-The Cliff Alexander Office Staff