Tulane University - Jambalaya Yearbook (New Orleans, LA)

 - Class of 1981

Page 312 of 472

 

Tulane University - Jambalaya Yearbook (New Orleans, LA) online yearbook collection, 1981 Edition, Page 312 of 472
Page 312 of 472



Tulane University - Jambalaya Yearbook (New Orleans, LA) online yearbook collection, 1981 Edition, Page 311
Previous Page

Tulane University - Jambalaya Yearbook (New Orleans, LA) online yearbook collection, 1981 Edition, Page 313
Next Page

Search for Classmates, Friends, and Family in one
of the Largest Collections of Online Yearbooks!



Your membership with E-Yearbook.com provides these benefits:
  • Instant Access to Millions of Yearbook Pictures
  • High-Resolution, Full Color Images Available Online
  • Search, Browse, Read, and Print Yearbook Pages
  • View College, High School, and Military Yearbooks
  • Browse our digital annual library spanning centuries
  • Support the Schools in our Program by Subscribing

Page 312 text:

Derby Day Derby Day is a service project at Tulane sponsored by the Alplia Omicron Chapter of Sigma Chi Fraternity. Its main purpose is, well . . . enjoyment, for lack of a better word. This past year, the fraternity, along with members of all seven Newcomb sororities raised a considerable amount of money for the Easter Seals Society of Louisiana. The money was raised by staging a number of exciting events including; a Walkathon, which was a ten mile walk by the sorority girls and the members of Sig- ma Chi to earn pledged amounts of mon- ey; an Ugly Sigma Chi Contest, which raised money by enticing passersby to vote for the " Ugliest " Sigma Chi member; and the Derby Day Dance, held at the Hilton Hotel and featuring musical guests Deacon John and the Ivories, as well as a Dance Contest (Keep on Gatorin ' !!). The week preceding Derby Day also featured non-charitable events and cul- minated in the fiercely competitive Der- by Day Field Events on November 15. At that time, the sorority members proved once again that they easily equal the frats in spirit and endurance. The field events featured several mock athletic events, in- cluding games with eggs, tricycles, hu- man bodies and oh-that-whipped-cream!! Budweiser provided the beer necessary to survive the day, as they did for the Walkathon. The week ' s festivities ended after the Saturday night dance, with the announce- ment that the Pi Phi ' s had successfully defended their year-old championship, this time narrowly squeaking by Kappa Kappa Gamma. Alpha Epsilon Phi and Sigma Delta Tau gained third and fourth places, respectively. In all, the Derby Day program for 1980 ended successfully and promised more good fun and impressive accomplish- ments in the future. Long live the Derby! 308

Page 311 text:

Screech Night Hands clapped to the blaring music as cameras flashed and champagne bub- bled. An evening of crying, singing, and screeching had just begun — the rushees finally became pledges. It was an exciting feeling to be standing in Bruno ' s on September 7, 1980, know- ing that the days of being a rushee were over. Never again would a rushee have to drink a cup of water or wear a Panhellenic nametag. The days of indecision were over; rushees could talk to actives at foot- ball games again. In the whirlwind of rush activities that climaxed on Screech night, rushees had no time to look ahead. As the rushees stood on tables, everyone thought about the -ongs and hoped the words being sung were the correct words. Screech night was a night to laugh, smile, and cry a Httle. 307



Page 313 text:

--.■. «,T»«l.a, ' » ' ■Ai 309

Suggestions in the Tulane University - Jambalaya Yearbook (New Orleans, LA) collection:

Tulane University - Jambalaya Yearbook (New Orleans, LA) online yearbook collection, 1976 Edition, Page 1

1976

Tulane University - Jambalaya Yearbook (New Orleans, LA) online yearbook collection, 1978 Edition, Page 1

1978

Tulane University - Jambalaya Yearbook (New Orleans, LA) online yearbook collection, 1979 Edition, Page 1

1979

Tulane University - Jambalaya Yearbook (New Orleans, LA) online yearbook collection, 1982 Edition, Page 1

1982

Tulane University - Jambalaya Yearbook (New Orleans, LA) online yearbook collection, 1983 Edition, Page 1

1983

Tulane University - Jambalaya Yearbook (New Orleans, LA) online yearbook collection, 1984 Edition, Page 1

1984

1985 Edition, online yearbooks, online annuals 1970 Edition, online yearbooks, online annuals 1972 Edition, online yearbooks, online annuals 1965 Edition, online yearbooks, online annuals 1983 Edition, online yearbooks, online annuals 1983 Edition, online yearbooks, online annuals
FIND FRIENDS AND CLASMATES GENEALOGY ARCHIVE REUNION PLANNING
Are you trying to find old school friends, old classmates, fellow servicemen or shipmates? Do you want to see past girlfriends or boyfriends? Relive homecoming, prom, graduation, and other moments on campus captured in yearbook pictures. Revisit your fraternity or sorority and see familiar places. See members of old school clubs and relive old times. Start your search today! Looking for old family members and relatives? Do you want to find pictures of parents or grandparents when they were in school? Want to find out what hairstyle was popular in the 1920s? E-Yearbook.com has a wealth of genealogy information spanning over a century for many schools with full text search. Use our online Genealogy Resource to uncover history quickly! Are you planning a reunion and need assistance? E-Yearbook.com can help you with scanning and providing access to yearbook images for promotional materials and activities. We can provide you with an electronic version of your yearbook that can assist you with reunion planning. E-Yearbook.com will also publish the yearbook images online for people to share and enjoy.