Delta Gamma Lectureship in
Values & Ethics featuring
Giuliana Rancic Delta Gamma Fraternity
E! News Anchor, Journalist & Breast Cancer Survivor
Gamma Zeta Chapter of Delta Gamma 4080 West Lakeshore Drive Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70808
To support the Louisiana State University Gamma Zeta Chapter of Delta Gamma Lectureship in Values & Ethics, please visit www.lsufoundation.org/contribute select donation for “Student Life and Enrollment,” then
“Greek Life – Delta Gamma Lectureship Series.”
April 21, 2013 7 p.m. Pete Maravich Assembly Center
Baton Rouge, Louisiana #DGLSULectureship
Delta Gamma Lectureship in Values & Ethics
n 1992, the Delta Gamma Lectureship in Values & Ethics was established through Dr. Paul Martin honoring his wife Dorothy Garrett Martin (Dotty), Eta-Akron, by donating $50,000 challenge grants in celebration of their 50th wedding anniversary. The Martins had one main vision: to establish a venue on college campuses where values & ethics could be discussed in an open format. In 2005, the Gamma Zeta chapter of Delta Gamma at Louisiana State University established our Lectureship by presenting a $100,000 check to the LSU Foundation to begin our lectureship fund & start planning for our first speaker. Previous Lectureships hosted by Delta Gamma include: Aron Ralston, best-selling author & inspiration for the fivetime Academy Award nominated film “127 Hours” in 2011, & Steve Ford, actor & son of President Gerald Ford in 2008. s one of only 18 Delta Gamma chapters & university campuses in North America to make this commitment to have an open forum for the discussion of values and ethics, our chapter is honored to bring this opportunity to the LSU & Baton Rouge community. Your attendance & support is greatly appreciated.
he women of the Gamma Zeta chapter of Delta Gamma carry out the Delta Gamma motto to “do good” in our support of the mission of the Delta Gamma Foundation and Service for Sight. Delta Gamma works to promote sight preservation and assistance to children and adults who are blind or visually impaired. At LSU this includes volunteering with the Louisiana School for the Visually Impaired (LSVI), driving a member of our community who is blind home from work every day, and countless other service events including LSU Fan Day in which students from LSVI get to meet LSU student athletes. Over the last year, the LSU chapter has raised almost $40,000 to help benefit the Delta Gamma Foundation and organizations who share our sight-related mission.
“While we cannot control what life brings us, we can control how we react . . . & this is where we find the strength & power to persevere and succeed.” -Giuliana Rancic
iuliana Rancic is one of the world’s most credible & well-known entertainment journalists. She is the anchor of E! News, co-star of E!’s Fashion Police team & has been on the red carpet for every mega-event in the entertainment industry interviewing the stars & getting breaking Hollywood scoop as well as fashion tips, diet and fitness advice, travel tips & all things pop culture. A pillar of strength, Rancic motivates audiences by opening up about her own battle with breast cancer, connecting with them on a personal level, encouraging them to take control of their health & their futures. Rancic teaches audiences to focus on the positive & use their attitude to manage emotional pain. Her witty banter & authentic allegories will have audiences inspired, empowered, & ready to take on the world. Rancic is a force both on-camera & off but her remarkable success didn’t come easily. She was born in Naples, Italy, in an impoverished neighborhood, & moved to the United States at a young age. Her love affair with television journalism began before she could even speak English – her parents couldn’t afford a tutor, so she learned the language by watching TV. She received a bachelors degree in journalism from the University of Maryland and a master’s in journalism from American University.