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Getting More Out of Your Education with Gamma Upsilon

University of Massachusetts Boston

Members of Gamma Upsilon, the University of Massachusetts Boston chapter of Sigma Phi Omega, comprise all level of students from those pursing a certificate in gerontology, Masters in Aging Services, and PhD. The officers of Gamma Upsilon for the 2016-2017 academic year are: President: Natalie Pitheckoff Vice President: Molly Evans Secretary/Treasurer: Bryceton Proctor Faculty Advisor: […]

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Keeping Busy @ CSULB

California State University at Long Beach

     The beginning of Fall 2016 semester marked a new chapter for our Gerontology Student Organization. With Miriam Henan passing the presidential gavel to Gabriela Sedano and with a new Directory Board in place, our Sigma Phi Omega (SPO) members kept busy with interesting activities. In September we met and proposed the semestrial agenda, […]

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SPO’s First International Chapter – New Beginnings

International / Virtual

The Alpha Delta chapter became part of the SPO family as of May 2016. They are the first international chapter located in Akdeniz University in Antalya, Turkey. New members share, “Alpha Delta is meaningful to us in that alpha, means ‘first’ and delta means ‘change’. Given our status as the first SPO chapter in Turkey […]

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