Both schools held separate Relay for Life events recently, raising funds for the American Cancer Society. Relay teams camp out overnight and take turns walking or running around the track. Relay events are up to 24 hours in length and, because cancer never sleeps, each team is asked to have at least one participant on the track at all times.Read more here. See photos and fundraising totals from the 2013 events here.
Clarkson (top) and SUNY Potsdam Relay for Life
The following is based on the online information (actual totals may be higher).
The Clarkson event was March 28-29. 50 teams (756 people) participated and raised $34,886. Four sororities and 13 fraternities participated, raising $16,509. The top Greek teams:
The Xi Rho chapter of Delta Zeta Sorority was founded by around 40 women at Clarkson during the Spring 1986 semester. They were the third sorority founded at Clarkson. They were installed as a chapter on November 15, 1986.
On July 23, 1990 they purchased the house at 109 Maple Street. In 1995 their house was closed and renovated.