Duke Blue & White Weekend, NC State Conference and More

#WelcomeToDurham – Good morning! By now you may have heard that the PBS NC State Conference scheduled for this weekend has been canceled. No worries. If you are still looking for a way to escape some of Hurricane Florence’s hard-hit areas or just want to hang with the Brothers and the Sorors, there is still a lot of Blue & White happening in the Bull City this weekend. Duke Sigmas and Zetas are hosting their Blue & White Weekend celebrating 25 years of serving the campus of Duke University and the Durham Community. There is also a little bit of the NC State Conference still happening this weekend too. Check out the schedule below:

Friday, September 28, 2018

12 pm – 3 pm 
Duke Sigmas and Zetas are hosting Your Vote Matters voter registration event on Friday, September 28, 2018, from 12 pm – 3 pm. CLICK HERE for flyer.

8 pm
The NC Miss Phi Beta Sigma Pageant is STILL HAPPENING at the B.N. Duke Auditorium on the campus of North Carolina Central University. CLICK HERE for flyer.

Saturday, September 29, 2018

The Blu Moon Silk & Satin party at the Devils Den at Duke University hosted by Blue & White at Duke. CLICK HERE for flyer.

Sunday, September 30, 2018

12:30 pm 
B/W at Duke hosts the 25th Anniversary Blue & White Cookout on the East Duke Backyard.  The event is FREE and open to everybody. CLICK HERE for flyer.

OTHER EVENTS OF INTEREST HAPPENING IN DURHAM

September 28 – 29, 2018

The Art of Cool Festival 2018
Performances by Erykah Badu, Nas, Anthony Hampton and more. The city will be on fire this weekend. Don’t miss out. Check out the schedule. CLICK HERE.

11th Annual B&W Founder’s Day Ball (Durham/Raleigh, NC)

Delta Zeta Sigma & Eta Sigma Graduate/Alumni Chapters present the 11th Annual Blue & White Founder’s Day Ball. The event will begin at 7:00 pm. Tickets can be purchased for $65.

TIX LINK: https://foundersdayball2019.eventbrite.com

For our 11th year, we are taking over the entire ballroom at the Sheraton Imperial Hotel in Durham. The event will feature a catered buffet, silent auction, live music/entertainment by the Anything Goes Band.

Note: Due to the need to have an accurate headcount for the event January 7, 2019, is the last day to purchase tickets for this event. Tickets will NOT be sold at the door.

If our event sells out prior to January 7, 2019, interested parties will be placed on the waitlist.

When purchasing via Eventbrite.Com you will be charged a convenience fee based on the number of tickets purchased.

Hotel Room Information
Interested in booking a room for the night of the event? The cost is $102. Check-In is on Saturday, January 12, 2019, at 3:00 pm. Check-Out is Sunday, January 13, 2019, by 12:00 pm. CLICK HERE for more info: https://www.starwoodmeeting.com/Book/PBSFoundersDayBall

We are looking forward to seeing you at this year’s event. Tickets are available via the members of both Durham & Raleigh Alumni chapters as well as EventBrite.Com.

For more information about the event, feel free to shoot us an e-mail at PBSDZS1914@Gmail.com.

2019 Phi Beta Sigma Scholarship

The Durham Alumni Chapter of Phi Beta Sigma (Delta Zeta Sigma) is looking for graduating African-American males to apply for the 2019 Phi Beta Sigma Scholarship.

Phi Beta Sigma Inc. is committed to providing scholarship opportunities to deserving African-American male students. The Phi Beta Sigma Scholarship Program encourages graduating male high school seniors to apply for scholarship monies. Academic excellence, displayed leadership abilities and participation in extracurricular activities are taken into consideration during the award process. Award amounts vary.

Qualifications

– Graduating African-American Male High School Senior
– 2.5 GPA or better (4.0 scale)

The application deadline is Friday, February 1, 2019. More information is available in the attached application package.

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD 2019 PBS SCHOLARSHIP PACKAGE

Sigmas In Education: Bro. Livingston Talks Democracy in the Classroom

During a recent appearance at the 2016 World Forum for Democracy, UNC-Chapel Hill graduate and Xi Gamma Alum Bro. Donovan Livingston spoke about democracy in the classroom during his “Countdown to Lift Off: Launching toward Democracy in Education” presentation. Check it out. Read more “Sigmas In Education: Bro. Livingston Talks Democracy in the Classroom”

2016 Bull City Sigmas – Blue & White Santa Train

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Once again, the Durham Alumni chapter of Phi Beta Sigma (@BullCitySigmas) are giving the youth of Durham an opportunity to ride the Museum of Life & Science Santa Train. We are sponsoring seats on the December 3, 2016 8:20pm Santa Train which we are dubbing the “Blue & White Santa Train.Read more “2016 Bull City Sigmas – Blue & White Santa Train”

Thanksgiving Food Drive For Durham Families


We are once again partnering with the Eta Beta Zeta chapter of Zeta Phi Beta to feed families for the Thanksgiving holiday.

Sign-Up

We are utilizing Signup Genius to streamline the process of gathering needed items. Please click HERE and select items from the list provided.

Drop Off (Updated 11/16/16)

Donations can be dropped off at the Fraternity House located at 2004 Fayetteville Street, Durham, NC between 3:00pm – 4:00pm on Sunday November 20, 2016. Items will be transported to the Genesis Home at 4:14pm.

If you have any questions please contact Bro. Jamaal Jones directly via email at jamaalajones@yahoo.com.

2016 Phi Beta Sigma Week At Duke

Today, Monday October 24, 2016, the Alpha Alpha Chi chapter of Phi Beta Sigma Inc. at Duke University kick-off their Sigma Week (10/24 – 10/30) with a Charter Day Celebration at the NPHC Plots starting at 5pm. The chapter is celebrating 23 years serving the Durham community. All are welcome. Read more “2016 Phi Beta Sigma Week At Duke”