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Bid to host Convention or a District Day!
Check out the guidelines, application materials, and deadlines for bidding to host the 2018 MWD Convention or a 2017-2018 District Day.
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Meet Your New Councils!
Check out the biographies of both the Tau Beta Sigma and Kappa Kappa Psi District Councils.
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Take Some Notes!
Check out the Midwest District's publication, the Midwest Notes, and contribute your own wisdom to the cause!

Welcome to the Midwest District

Welcome to the Midwest District website for Kappa Kappa Psi and Tau Beta Sigma. Read below to learn more about our brotherhood/sisterhood. At this site, you’ll find information on how to apply for awards and bids at District Convention, general information about the district and district events, and a number of other useful pages. Enjoy!

Send your suggestions and comments to:
mwdcouncil@tbsigma.org or mwdcouncil@kkpsi.org

Announcements!

This month’s #4gr8rchapters focus is Ritual and Living the Ideals. The idea is to devote some time to going over the ritual and discuss how to conduct it most effectively and/or what it and/or the ideals really means for us as sisters.  Some things you can do to fulfill this focus are bringing the ritual items to a closed meeting and discussing them, re-reading the ideals and having your members say what they mean to them, and recognizing sisters that live out the ritual or ideals in their daily lives. Remember to post a (non-secretive) photo to the Focus on Five Facebook page.

Presidents, get started on your Fall Activity Reports NOW! They are due by December 1st.

To obtain the white stripe for Focus on Five, your chapter needs to present the “For Greater Bands” Award to two members of your band program who are NOT in Tau Beta Sigma or Kappa Kappa Psi.  One will be for best instrumental performer and one for best visual performer . This is not due until June 1 but many chapters like to present it at their band banquet and you will need to allow about a month between selecting a winner and presenting the award to give Headquarters enough time to get you the certificates.

The 2018 Midwest District Convention will held from April 6th to 8th at Missouri State University. Please congratulate the Epsilon Psi chapter of Kappa Kappa Psi on their successful bid!  Check back soon for more details and start planning now!

Congrats to all Midwest chapters on getting their MEP, Constitution, and Budget turned in and fully approved by the District Council on time!

We had an AWESOME time at our second District Day at the University of Nebraska at Kearney! Check out the 2017-2018 District Event Resources page to check out officer presentations and information on our guest speaker. Please join us for our next District Day in the spring on Friday, February 16 – Saturday, February 17 at the Colorado School of Mines hosted by the Xi chapter of KKY!

The Tau Beta Sigma and Kappa Kappa Psi 2017 Convention Minutes have  been officially posted! Catch up on any business you may have missed! Also both the updated Constitutions and Bylaws have been posted as well.

Submit articles to the Midwest Notes blog
Submit articles to The Podium due November 1 for the Spring issue, May 1 for the Fall issue
See the District Officers here!

Upcoming 2017-2018 District Events

National News

  • Phase Two of the Wava Banes garden at the Tau Beta Sigma and Kappa Kappa Psi National Headquarters has been completed! Check out photos of the nearly completed tribute here!

Chapter Paperwork

All paperwork is located on the Online Membership and Reporting System (OMRS).
Submissions must be completed, approved by your Sponsor and Director of Bands, and submitted by the corresponding due date.

Fall Activity Report due December 1st

30 Days from 3rd Degree-Initiate/Honorary Registration Due