FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Stephannie Sack Bailey
April 29, 2010 Executive Director
ALPHA GAMMA DELTA TO COLONIZE AT BOISE STATE UNIVERSITY
(INDIANAPOLIS) Alpha Gamma Delta is pleased to announce it will be colonizing at Boise State University in Boise, Idaho. Alpha Gamma Delta will begin colonization activities in fall 2010. Alpha Gamma Delta has strong representation in Boise, with more than 220 alumnae living in the area and a nearby collegiate chapter at the University of Idaho.
"Alpha Gamma Delta is excited about becoming a part of the Boise State University campus, where students are challenged to embody strong value systems and significantly impact their communities," said Sheila Kelley Sola, International Vice President-Extension. "We are energized about the opportunity to contribute to a young, growing Greek community that is driven by living the values of the fraternal movement."
The largest institution of higher education in Idaho, Boise State University is comprised of over 19,000 students. Boise State is located in the state's population center and capital city, a hub of business, technology and the arts. The campus is nestled along the south bank of the Boise River, directly across from Julia Davis Park and downtown Boise.
"As we continue to identify new ways to augment the learning and development of Boise State students, it is vital for us to partner with organizations that share our values and our desire to be intentional and progressive in shaping the learning environment,said Jeremiah Shinn, Director, Student Involvement and Leadership Center at Boise State. I believe that Alpha Gamma Delta is ready and willing to be a true partner with us in this endeavor.
"We are so happy that Alpha Gamma Delta was able to see our vision and be a part of our future at Boise State," said Jason Clark, Associate Director, Student Involvement and Leadership Center at Boise State. "We are fortunate and look forward to partnering with such an esteemed organization in shaping the Boise State Greek Community."