Back-to-School season is here and I enjoy reflecting on my glory days as a sorority girl!  I’m a proud Gamma Phi Beta from California State  University, Fullerton and my years in sorority were filled with valuable lessons that I incorporated into my life as a young woman.  And though these lessons weren’t created by Gamma Phi Beta, they were consistently weaved into who we were and what we stood for.  As I’m now approaching forty I realize many of these lessons are still with my today, five of which I’ll never forget! 1.      Founded upon a rock Originating from the Bible, Gamma Phi Beta chose this as its opening motto.  One of the founders wrote, “… the rock is the firmest and most enduring substance, able to withstand the ravages of time, and offering the strongest protection…”  In those college years my “rock” was made up of education, sorority sisters and family.  These offered a fo ...

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