Welcome to Gamma Eta Chapter of Marian University

Gamma Eta Charter Members Photo

The Gamma Eta Chapter was installed as the newest chapter of Sigma Zeta on November 27, 2012. Read the Marian University news story or click the Read more link below for more about the chapter installation.


 

Sigma Zeta President Joe Burnell with Chapter Officers of the new Gamma Eta chapter

Sigma Zeta President Joe Burnell with Chapter Officers of the new Gamma Eta chapter

Sigma Zeta President Joe Burnell presents the Chapter Charter to the new Gamma Eta chapter

Sigma Zeta President Joe Burnell presents the Chapter Charter to the new Gamma Eta chapter

 


 

 Dr. Joe Burnell, Sigma Zeta President presenting the Charter of the new Gamma Eta Chapter to Chapter President Jalee Miller

Minutes of Installation of the Gamma Eta Chapter

 Sigma Zeta 
Gamma Eta Chapter 
Marian University

November 27, 2012
7 pm
Marian University Theater


 

Induction Ceremony

Invocation: Sister Monica Zore (Conductor)
Welcome: President Dan Elsner

    • Special thanks to parents for instilling “learning” attitude” 
    • Community of “builders” rather than “bellyachers” 
    • Appreciation of the leadership of the SOMAS faculty and staff 
    • Honor and Respect of such a society

Welcome: Dr. Loren Bertocci

    • Special thanks to faculty, especially those involved in Sigma Zeta 
    • Thanks to all SOMAS and students worthy of this honor

Induction: Joe Burnell (National President of Sigma Zeta, Chairperson) and Sister Monica (Conductor)

    • Start of ceremony 
      • Initiation and acceptance of responsibility of Faculty 
      • Loren Bertocci, Dean of SOMAS and Professor of Biology 
      • David Benson, Professor of Biology 
      • Steve Dougherty, Professor of Biology 
      • Joyce Horton, Professor of Biology 
      • Samantha Hoskins, Professor of Biology 
      • Rod Macrae, Professor of Chemistry 
      • Jeff McClure, Professor of Biology 
      • Ginny Smith, Instructor of Biology 
      • Lynn Thomas, Professor of Physics 
      • Kimberly Vogt, Professor of Biology 
      • Ronald Weiss, Professor of Biology 
      • Kristy Wilson, Professor of Biology 
      • Sr. Monica Zore, Professor of Mathematics 
      • Absent: 
        • Benjamin Allgeier, Professor of Mathematics 
        • John Buben, Professor of Chemistry 
        • Carl Lecher, Professor of Chemistry 
        • Robert Gasper, Professor of Mathematics 
        • Fr. Leopold Keffler, Professor of Biology 
        • Edward Pitzer, Professor of Chemistry 
        • Sr. Carol Slinger, Professor of Mathematics 
    • Symbolism of the key 
    • Initiation of students and explanation of the challenges and responsibilities of membership 
      • Nicholas Batello 
      • Catherine Copeland 
      • Daniel Gerow 
      • Allison Goetz 
      • Lauren Gunderson 
      • Katie Harlow 
      • Darrien Harris 
      • Hannah Knust 
      • Emma Laut 
      • Megan Lee 
      • Alexander McCool 
      • Jessica McQuillin 
      • Amy Michel 
      • Jalee Miller 
      • Nicole Nesbitt 
      • Kelsey Pauley 
      • Laura Schaeper 
      • Tiffany Schendel 
      • Ann Schmitt 
      • Andrew Schroeder 
      • Kyla Stamper 
      • Tracy Thibodeau 
      • Rebecca Wagner 
      • Jessica Williams 
      • Absent: 
        • Andrew Adams 
        • Katherine Barrett 
        • Savanna Bunn 
        • Alexander Lyon 
        • Christopher Roberts 
        • Alicia Simpson 
        • Samuel Stone 
        • Jeremy Vates

Call to order of first meeting

    • Initiation of Gamma Eta Officers 
      • President: Jalee Miller 
      • Vice-President: Nicole Nesbitt 
      • Secretary: Megan Lee 
      • Treasurer: Emma Laut 
    • Welcome of Students and Presentation of Charter: Jalee 

History of Sigma Zeta: Joe Burnell 

    • Student based and celebration of student leadership 
    • 44 active chapters 
    • Possible awards: Founder’s cup, Honor award 
    • Traditions in symbols: the gavel

Closing Prayer: Sister Monica Zore

Reception in Theatre Lobby