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Regional ConferenceH I G H L I G H T S July 14–17, 2011 ▲ Las Vegas, Nevada Farwest Region Collegiate Luncheon Helps Attendees Understand the Secret to Success BY MONICA ALMOND Ocollegiate and alumnae so-n a scorching afternoon inthe city of Las Vegas, both rors poured into the Mirage Event Center for the 48th Farwest Regional Conference Collegiate Luncheon. The theme, “Executing P.A.S.S.I.O.N. From Within,” was a call to collegiate sorors by Farwest Regional Repre- Farwest Region sorors participate in Collegiate Day during the 48th Farwest Regional sentative Krystal Evans, to be: Pro- Conference in Las Vegas. PHOTO BY TAMIE TRIPLETT fessional, Action-oriented, Strategic, Successful, women of Integrity, Out- kind of love that Deltas should model your pearls.” of-the-box thinkers, and Never end- as their secret weapon to success. Bishop McKenzie challenged the ing in their pursuits. “The secret of success is the members to love God and to love National chaplain, Bishop Vashti command to love,” said Bishop McK- each other. Murphy McKenzie, served as the key- enzie. “Love is your membership “This kind of love means you note speaker and delivered an elec- card. Love is your password. Love love each other even when it’s incon- trifying message that captured the is your ID badge and your pen with venient,” she said. “Don’t just pick essence of the luncheon’s theme. In her address, Bishop McKenzie chal- FARWEST REGION COLLEGIATE AWARDS lenged sorors to consider the defi ni- tion of success. California State University-Los Collegiate of the Year▲ According to Bishop McKenzie, Angeles• Danyale Bell, Pi Psi, University everyone wants to be successful, but everyone has a different defi ▲ Advisor of the Yearof California-Santa Cruz ni- tion of what success is. “Success is ▲ Chapter of the Year • Pamela Young, Epsilon Zeta, like beauty,” she said. “Beauty is in • Mu Chi, University of California State University-Los the eye of the beholder. Success is in California-Riverside Angeles (member of Foothill the eye of the beholder…Success to ▲ Project ACE Award Alumnae) some is to be able to make a living, • Collegiate, Upsilon, University ▲ A Soror’s Hand Award but to others it is making a life.” of Southern California • Erica Melbourne, Century City According to Bishop McKenzie, Alumnae, Los Angeles Alumnae Alumnae the ministry of Jesus Christ provides ▲ New Initiate of the Year the foundation for the secret to suc- • Marilyn Teah, Epsilon Zeta, cess. Jesus’ ministry of humility and unconditional love for mankind is the 49 ▲ JOURNAL Summer 2012


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