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fall recruitment can’t get here fast enough! many potential new members want tips on how to handle sorority rush… follow these sorority sugar A to Z tips for being an ideal PNM from head to toe ~ inside and out!!
Amazing: have amazing conversation skills and amazing enthusiasm.
Brilliant: post a strongGPA, academic awards and leadership experience.
Charming: be sweet, positive and easy to talk to. the best PNM compliments the sisters, remembers names and takes a genuine interest in everyone.
Dazzling: glow from within, look sisters in the eye, and know when to shine. a dazzling smile goes a long way towards winning hearts.
Energetic: the best PNM is upbeat and enthusiastic no matter how hot it is, how far she’s walked, or how long the rounds are. exceptional enthusiasm is a must.
Fabulous: wear fab fashions, make fab small talk, have a fab personality. be fantastic in every way.
Gracious: say please and thank you, show appreciation and be polite to everyone involved. a kind and giving PNM wins a bid.
Happy: despite the rejections, despite the awkward conversations, despite the gossip and the sore feet, the best PNM remains cheerful and bubbly during every round.
Immaculate:be well-groomed from head to toe ~ clean, shiny, manicured natural, appropriate, sharp and well presented.
Judgmental: evaluating and judging (in a good way) which chapter is the best fit is an important part of recruitment. the best PNM makes sound judgements based on her head and her heart.
Kind: showing kindness to fellow PNMs is the sign of a mature and self confident girl. there’s no place for back stabbing or trash talking during rush.
Listener: a good listener learns about each chapter, instead of being blindly swept away by all the glitz and glamour of recruitment. chapters will share what they’re “really” like ~ PNMs have to listen.
Motivated: be active, not passive. be confident, not reluctant. be motivated to take on chapter leadership and excel at greek life.
Noteworthy: have interesting and memorable experiences to share. the best PNM stands out in the crowd because of her travels, volunteering and interesting stories. be memorable.
Openminded: being open to unexpected results is one of the #1 traits to have during sorority rush. put aside all preconceived notions and accept that things rarely go as planned.
Polished: a prepared PNM presents a polished package inside and out. her application is in order, recommendation letters received, her clothes are spotless and she is pulled together in every way.
Quizzical: inquiring minds want to know about each chapter and what they stand for. ask appropriate, not annoying questions. show curiosity about greek life and express a keen interest in joining it.
Realistic: unrealistic expectations can break a girl’s heart. the best PNM tempers her dreams with a realistic view of recruitment.
Sweet: genuine sweetness is sooo attractive, along with being stylish, spectacular and stupendous.
Talkative: chat, chat chat! rush is all about small talk and never running out of things to say.
Unique: the best PNM spotlights her one-of-a-kind talents and special experiences to the chapters during rush.
Volunteer: giving back and doing good is a big part of greek life. a passion for philanthropy and fundraising is a must. be a vivacious volunteer!
Wise: the wise PNM knows when to commit and when to step away. it may take more than one try to find a sorority home. be smart about committing to a sorority for life.
Xoxo: ’share the love’ during recruitment and don’t be afraid to display your affection. hugs and kisses are waiting for PNMs on bid day.
Yummy: be the PNM who’s sweet enough to eat! yummy looking and yummy acting.
Zestful: express a zest for sorority life, a zest for university pride and a zest for living! carpe diem!
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