Fall 2017 Joint Senate Officers
President: Ronald Ding
President Pro Tempore: Sarah Yaghoubi
Critic: Luke De Mott
Clerk: Denton Ong
Treasurer: Jason Naulty
Sergeant at Arms: Katrina Smith
Historian: Claude Wilson

Spring 2017 Society Presidents:
Di President: Marc Brunton
Phi President: Margaret McAllister

Feel free to email our President, Ronald Ding (ronding@live.unc.edu), with any questions or concerns.

Contact our Clerk, Denton Ong (richardo@live.unc.edu), for queries regarding Joint Senate communications and this website.

Sign up for our guest email list for information about weekly debates and social events here.

Campus Locations

  • Dialectic Chamber: Located in 310 New West Hall on East Cameron Avenue. We hold our meetings here every Monday at 7:30 PM. Please stop by.

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  • Philanthropic Chamber: Located in 407 New East Hall on East Cameron Avenue. We hold social events and committee meetings here.

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Mailing Address
The Dialectic and Philanthropic Societies
P.O. Box 795
179 E. Franklin St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
United States

Di-Phi Foundation
Please contact our foundation (foundation@diphi.org, 919-442-8862), currently led by President Michael Kolb, for any information regarding the Dialectic and Philanthropic Societies Foundation, Inc.

The Foundation’s Mailing address is:
The Dialectic and Philanthropic Societies Foundation, Inc.
P.O. Box 774
Chapel Hill, NC 27514-3647

Faculty Adviser
Our current faculty adviser is Professor and Alumnus Senator Bland Simpson. Dr. Simpson is Kenan Distinguished Professor of English and Creative Writing and author of many books about the Carolinas. Find his contact information and curriculum vitae here. Also learn about the North Carolina’s “Amazon” from him here.