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University of Oklahoma Pi Beta Phis Plan Centennial Celebration November 5-6

by Helen Ford Wallace Published: October 12, 2010

Committee members Linda Rodgers, Betty Huckabay, Laura Hood, Claire Peterson, Mary Ann Osko and Raegan Rogers were in Oklahoma City for a planning meeting at the home of chairman Linda Rodgers. They are members of the OK Alpha Centennial Celebration Committee.

University of Oklahoma members of Pi Beta Phi sorority are plannning the Centennial Celebration November 5-6 in Norman. There will be  individual pledge class functions on Friday evening, so each pledge class can get together on their own to celebrate, reunite and reminisce.

OU President David Boren, Pi Phi Grand President Mary Loy Tatum, and chapter alumnae will meet for a luncheon and program on Saturday afternoon. The Centennial Ball  is on Saturday evening, during which Pi Phis and their dates will gather for dinner and dancing to a live band.

Theme is “The Girls Are Back In Town” and alums can register for the events online at For more information, join the Oklahoma Alpha Pi Phi Centennial 2010 Facebook page.

“Coming to the centennial will give alumnae an opportunity to step back in time, remembering Pi Phi songs, friends, experiences, and college days,” Linda Rodgers said. “It will also give the collegians an opportunity to showcase the current sisterhood and their accomplishments.”

“Our goals are to recognize Oklahoma Alpha’s incredible history and place on the OU campus, to reunite and celebrate, to give the alumnae and actives a chance to celebrate together and to build excitement and interest in what lies ahead for Oklahoma Alpha,” Laura Hood said.

The committee’s goals include awareness of Pi Phi’s philanthropic efforts to promote literacy.

by Helen Ford Wallace
Society Editor
Helen Ford Wallace is a columnist covering society-related events/news for The Oklahoman. She puts local parties online with daily updates. She creates, maintains and runs a Parties blog which includes web casts. She is an online web editor for...
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