2017 Midwest District Convention

The Iota Omega chapter of KKΨ and the Theta Xi chapter of TBΣ at Iowa State University hosted the 2017 MWD Convention in Ames, Iowa from March 31st – April 2nd 2017. The theme was “Fields of Opportunities.”

Most Convention activities took place at Music Hall, Carver Hall, Hoover Hall, and Beyer Hall on Iowa State’s campus. The Banquet Saturday night was held at Sports Iowa. Please utilize this campus map and map of the City of Ames for more information.

On time registration ends March 5, so sign up now!  Late registration will go until March 19.

For hotels, the room block deadline for Sleep Inn is 2/27, and Quality Inn for 2/28!  Go do the thing!  Register for Convention: here 

2017 MWD Convention Business

Convention Minutes:

Tau Beta Sigma 2017 Convention Minutes

Kappa Kappa Psi 2017 Convention Minutes

Schedule of Events:

Official Schedule of Events for the 2017 Midwest District Convention

TBS Women in Music Speaker/Honoraries:
Women in Music Speaker Dr. Natalie Royston’s Biography
Agendas and Summary of Charges:
2017 MWD Convention Agenda

TBS Officer Candidates:

Jessica McAdam-President 

Susanna Geiger-Vice President for Membership

Collin Richardson-Vice President of Special Projects

KKPsi Officer Candidates:

Jesse Granados – President

Jaydee Griffith – Vice President

Chris Eiberger – Secretary-Treasurer

Ahnika Leroy – Secretary-Treasurer

Alyssa Olsen – Member-at-Large

Tate Williams – Member-at-Large

Chapters Bidding to Host the 2018 MWD Convention:

Due to a lack of bids presented at the 2017 Midwest District Convention, the District Counselors and Governors are currently accepting bids to host the 2018 Midwest District Convention. Deadline to submit Convention bids is Wednesday, May 3, at 11:59PM CST.  The winning bid will be announced by Wednesday, May 10. Please refer to the bid guidelines if interested and contact the Counselors and Governors with questions/concerns.

2017 Convention Forms

For Housing: Please reserve rooms either at the Quality Inn ($99/night) or the Sleep Inn ($119/night), and say that you are reserving through Tau Beta Sigma and Kappa Kappa Psi.

For (Non-Hotel) Costs:  The registration fee for Convention will be $35.75 per person.

Please click here for the chapter/delegate registration forms.

Please click here for the individual registration form (includes information on payment, clinic preference, and ordering a Convention T-Shirt)

2017 Convention Resources

Tau Beta Sigma Awards Packet
(direct any questions to Collin Richardson at mwdvpsp@tbsigma.org)

Tau Beta Sigma Officer Bidding Guidelines for District Office
(direct questions to mwdcouncil@tbsigma.org)

Kappa Kappa Psi Awards Packet
(direct questions to Jordan Burgin at mwdmal@kkpsi.org)

Kappa Kappa Psi Bidding Guidelines for District Office
(direct questions to mwdcouncil@kkpsi.org)

Guidelines for Bidding to Host a Midwest District Event
Guidelines for Placing a Bid to Host a Midwest District Convention

 (direct questions to mwdcouncil@tbsigma.org and/or mwdcouncil@kkpsi.org)

Parliamentary Procedure

Guide for Delegates

Midwest District Alumni Association Awards

(direct questions to mwdaa.scrapbook@gmail.com)

Graduating Senior Award

Ritual Scholarship

Questions? Comments? Concerns?

For questions about registration and payment, please contact:

Liz Lovell, Theta Xi Convention Chair (ekberger@iastate.edu)

Micah Easty, Iota Omega Convention Chair (measty@iastate.edu)

For questions about programming, chapter forms, and committees, please contact: 

Joe Hayden, TBS MWD President (mwdpres@tbsigma.org)
Floyd Pierce, KKPsi MWD President (mwdpres@kkpsi.org)