Saturday, August 1st
10:00 am (Central) – Welcome and Orientation
10:15 am – 11:15 am (Central) – Committee Meetings
11:30 am to 1:00 pm (Central) – Chapter Congress
1:30 to 2:15 pm (Central) – Sisterhood Symposium – Motivating the Middle
How does your chapter encourage member participation and commitment, specifically addressing non-attendance and engaging the “middle”. Join your National President and members from around the country in sharing your ideas and concerns regarding how to garner member enthusiasm and participation, particularly as chapters are recovering from a difficult Spring 2020 semester.
2:30 to 3:15 pm (Central) – Sisterhood Symposium – Excellence in Chapter Management and Operations
Join your National Vice President, Collegiate Membership Director, and Treasurer in discussing areas of chapter operations that are essential to success in planning, implementing, and being recognized for excellence in chapter programming. Topics include: Chapter Budgeting, National Chapter Awards, and best practices for engaging the support and guidance of your Chapter Consultant. Members are encouraged to share their ideas and examples of successful initiatives, with time for questions to facilitators as well.
3:30 to 4:15 pm (Central) – Sisterhood Symposium – Learning Together: Professional Development and Leadership Seminars
Discuss professional development efforts on the national and chapter level, as well as provide your insight into priorities for the 2020-2021 academic year. Support each other and the National Sorority Board in planning high-quality, impactful professional development opportunities that prepare members for excellence in their personal and professional endeavors.
4:30 to 5:15 pm (Central) – Sisterhood Symposium – Giving Back during Tough Times: Outreach and Philanthropy
These topics are important on the national and chapter level. But, how can we continue to serve and share our messages given the constraints of COVID-19? Discuss what has been successful for your chapter and gather ideas. What are your ideas for outreach and fundraising in the 2020-2021 academic year?
6:00 pm (Central) – Virtual Emerald Banquet (Open to all members)