Chief, Big Cheese, Head Honcho, Boss, El Presidente... Oversees the Vice Presidents and organizes the structure of the Nu Sigma Chapter, carrying the chapter on her shoulders. Those who participate understand the amount of work placed on the president and the amount of responsibility that accompanies it. According to the PTK Bylaws:
Section 1. President: oversees all chapter activities, especially leadership events.
The duties of the President are as follows:
a. Preside over all general and executive meetings in accordance to "Robert's Rules of Order".
b. Oversee the responsibilities of all other officers.
c. Make sure leadership events are advertised within the chapter, college and/or community as appropriate to each event.
d. Maintain accurate list of leadership events, including date, description, names of persons involved and other pertinent information.
e. Take pictures of all events and label them.
f. Reside as membership administrator until Membership Administrator is appointed
g. Establish any necessary committees.
h. Be available for yearbook participation.
i. Write monthly updates for the newsletter by the 15th of each month.
j. Write Leadership Hallmark essay and chronological list at least one and a half months prior to international deadline. Then collect all additional material. (recommendation letter, newspaper articles, etc.) two weeks prior to international deadline.
k. Vote only in case of a tie.
l. Maintain close contact with the other presidents regarding committee activities.
m. Maintain close contact with faculty advisor(s).
n. Maintain a copy of the "chapter monthly update form” (along with advisor) to keep abreast of five star status and report the current status at each executive meeting.
o. Be accessible to membership during designated weekly office hours in the Student Leadership Center for at least one hour a week.
p. Represent the organization at all times (especially significant are PHI THETA KAPPA regional and International conventions).
q. Assist in planning and participating at induction ceremonies.
NuSigma. Phone: 709-3635
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