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Students of the University of Houston. Houstonian 1998 - Fall. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. University of Houston Digital Library. Web. April 17, 2014. http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/yearb/item/5473/show/5282.

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Students of the University of Houston. Houstonian 1998 - Fall. Houstonian Yearbook Collection. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. Retrieved from http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/yearb/item/5473/show/5282

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Students of the University of Houston, Houstonian 1998 - Fall, Houstonian Yearbook Collection, Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries, accessed April 17, 2014, http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/yearb/item/5473/show/5282.

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Title Houstonian 1998
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Caption The Houstonian is the official yearbook of the University of Houston.
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Transcript Zeta Psi Omega sisters gather before the UH Homecoming game to celebrate birthdays and help support school spirit. The Cougars lost the game, despite their great efforts. Photo courtesy of Zeta Psi Omega Despite its small size, Zeta Psi Omega showed off school spirit and brought new ideas to freshmen girls who wanted something a little different from other sororities. One of the newest sororities at the University of Houston, the group was established in 1996. "Most sororities have a requirement that their members must be enrolled in at least 12 hours. We don't have that. We formed our own sorority so we can have a group with an organized effort towards school spirit and community service," said senior finance major and ZPO President Angela Warren. The 17-member sorority pulled together to attract different types of students who wanted to be an active part of a team. "We're not your typical sorority," said freshman political science major and ZPO member Roni Pallack. "Before I met the members, I had a stereotype in my head about what sororities were all about, but they changed that. We're all different ethnicities, and because we're so small, we have that family feeling," she said. ZPO members contributed to Chi Omega's Chi-O Carnival, which helped out the Center For The Retarded. Members also formed a Big Sister program in which Zeta Psi Omega members went to different schools and helped students study for their upcoming Texas Assessment of Academic Skills test. "It's hard that we're so small, but we still have the opportunity to help out the larger organizations with their philanthropy. We helped out in Frontier Fiesta, Enron's Jingle Bell Run and the Texas Academic Decathlon," said Warren. As for the future, Zeta Psi Omega would like to increase its membership in order to gain more opportunities to perform community service. "... because we Ye so small, we have that family feeling," Roni Pallack November Zeta Psi Omea