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3 October 2007

Delta Zeta Sorority Issues Proclamation Supporting National Collegiate Alcohol Awareness Week

Oxford, Ohio--Delta Zeta Sorority has made a public proclamation to announce the Sorority’s support of National Collegiate Alcohol Awareness Week (NCAAW) and the Sorority’s alcohol awareness campaign, I have a Choice: Educate, Encourage, and Inspire.

All of the Sorority’s 158 college chapters around the United States and Canada, representing over 10,000 collegians, are participating in I Have a Choice in support of National Collegiate Alcohol Awareness Week, October 21-27, 2007.

I Have a Choice works to educate college-age students about the dangers of alcohol abuse, inspiring them to examine their lifestyles and make informed decisions.  Moreover, the campaign seeks to partner with officials and administrators in higher education, other Greek organizations, as well as the communities surrounding campuses where Delta Zeta has chapters, to eradicate the abuse of alcohol among college students.

The proclamation was signed by Michelle A. Smith, Delta Zeta Sorority National President, on behalf of all members.  

Delta Zeta Sorority was founded on Miami University’s campus in Oxford, Ohio in 1902. The Sorority has over 207,000 alumnae and collegiate members in the United States and Canada. The Delta Zeta Foundation, a non-profit organization, makes possible gifts and support for scholarships, leadership, philanthropy, and education.

For further information, please contact Nancy E. Brewer, Director of Communications, Delta Zeta Sorority National Headquarters, 202 East Church Street, Oxford, OH  45056, 513/523-7597,

Go to the Delta Zeta Sorority I Have a Choice press release on National Collegiate Awareness Week.

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