Fall 2016 Joint Senate Officers
President: Michael Johnston
President Pro Tempore: Chase Hawisher
Critic: Stephen Mountainsmith
Clerk: Quinn Gross
Treasurer: Trent Hollandsworth
Sergeant at Arms: Christina Lim
Historian: Nikita Bisht

Fall 2016 Societal Officers:
Di President: Ronald Ding
Phi President: Illirik Smirnov

Feel free to email our President, Michael Johnston (mrjohnst@live.unc.edu), with any questions or concerns or our Clerk, Quinn Gross (quinng@live.unc.edu) with any communications.

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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 795
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.

Contact our webmaster, Ronald Ding (ronding@live.unc.edu), with questions specifically about this website.