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Female U.S. Senators and Their Sorority Affiliation – 2017 Edition

A number of female United States senators are members of National Panhellenic Conference (NPC) and National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC) women’s fraternities/sororities. I suspect there are a greater number of sorority women who are or have been state senators. This is the list … Continue reading

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Sorority Women, Academy Awards, and Oscar Winners

Tonight the  Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will present the 86th Academy Awards. Matthew McConaughey, Delta Tau Delta, is nominated for Best Actor for his work in Dallas Buyers Club. He won the Golden Globe for his performance. AND … Continue reading

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Emmy Awards and the Sorority Women Who Have Won One or More

Tri Sigma Carrie Underwood will perform a tribute to 1960’s television at tonight’s 65th Emmy Awards. Past Emmy winner, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, a Delta Gamma, is nominated for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series. (And she won!) I suspect there … Continue reading

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Miss USA – Sorority Women Who Competed in 2013

For information on Miss USA 2014 see http://wp.me/p20I1i-1eY This post is about the 2013 contest. Sorority women who competed in the 2013 Miss USA contest are: Miss Alabama USA, Mary Margaret McCord – Alpha Omicron Pi, University of Alabama (She … Continue reading

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Sorority Women Who Have Won Oscars at the Academy Awards

The list of sorority women who have won Academy Awards: Best Picture Nancy Utley Jacobs, Chi Omega, President of Fox Searchlight, Producers of 2014’s Best Picture 12 Years a Slave and 2015’s Birdman Best Actress Kathy Bates, Alpha Delta Pi, Misery … Continue reading

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