Each sorority has its own definition of a "legacy." It is generally defined as a an immediate family member of an initiated member, such as a sister or daughter. Some sororities also recognize a granddaughter, step daughter or step sister.
The son, daughter or brother or sister of an initiated or alum member. Some organizations also include grandchildren or step children. Sorority rules sometimes dictate she cannot be cut from the first round of parties, but in no way are legacies guaranteed a bid from the organization they are a legacy to.
A rushee whose grandmother/grandfather, mother/father, sister/brother, stepmother/stepfather or stepsister/stepbrother was or is a member of a particular sorority or fraternity. A legacy can be given special consideration, but is never guaranteed membership.
A prospective member who's grandparent, parent, aunt or uncle, sister or brother is an active or alum of a particular fraternity or sorority (Consult each individual organization to find out their legacy policies)
A prospective member whose grandmother, mother or sister is an alumna of or active in a particular sorority, or whose grandfather, father or brother is an alumnus of, or active in, a particular fraternity. A sorority or fraternity is not obligated to pledge its legacies.
The brother or sister, son or daughter, or grandson or granddaughter of a fraternity or sorority member. Each local chapter has its own policy regarding legacies. Being a legacy does NOT mean automatic membership into that chapter. Nonetheless, preference is given to legacies.
The brother or sister, son or daughter, or grandson or granddaughter of a fraternity or sorority member. Each local chapter has its own policy regarding legacies. Being a legacy does NOT mean automatic membership into that chapter. Nonetheless, being a legacy does not hurt your chances at membership in any way.
Legacy is the title of a film starring Madeline Zima, due in theaters in 2006. It was filmed in Los Angeles and concerns a sorority house where one of the rushees is found dead and the primary suspects are three of the most popular girls of the house.
A disposition of personal property or money by will. There are several types of legacies: specific or demonstrated legacy, paid from specified property or funds; general legacy, a specific amount payable out of general assets; residuary legacy, a gift of all personal assets and otherwise disposed. Legacy and bequest are equivalent terms.
a bequest of a specified thing, sum of money, right, or collection of things (for example, a library, while an inheritance is a disposition of the residue of the estate after the legacies have been deducted
A gift of personal property which you wish to leave a person or organisation under your will. There are several types of legacy including: a money legacy e.g. £1,000 to Mr Smith a specific legacy e.g. my gold wedding ring to my daughter
Legacies are gifts left to named individuals or charities that you make within you Will. They can be for specific items or pecuniary, (gifts of money). There are also Residuary Legacies which are the gifts of assets and money from the deceaseds estate from what is left once all the debts have been paid and specific legacies distributed.
A bequest or gift left in a will, which is intended to benefit named individuals or organisations after the death of the person concerned. Forms a more substantial part of the American cultural landscape than the European one, but now regarded as an area of considerable potential. This could be a stipulated cash sum, or a gift of financial shares, or investments made over legally to the beneficiary organisation.
Data or programs housed in an older computer system. This is usually seen in the context either of needing to interface an older system to newer internet based programs, or in a discussion of moving the information from an old system into its replacement.
A word often bandied about by information technology consultants, "legacy" refers to an application or information system into which a company has invested a lot of time and money. For many companies to install fancy new software and hardware, it must be able to marry up to its legacy system. Legacy systems are typically viewed as an unfortunate but unavoidable impediment to large-scale upgrades.
Term used to describe enterprise applications or systems installed in the distant past, but still being used. Typically, they are characterized by outdated technologies, but are still critical to day-to-day operations. Replacing legacy applications and systems with systems based on new and different technologies is one of the IS professional's most significant challenges. As enterprises upgrade or change their technologies, they must ensure compatibility with old systems and data formats that are still in use.
System that currently supports any University of Houston System business functions, such as admitting students, for example, the Registration and Records, Admissions, Payroll and Alumni Records systems. PeopleSoft modules will replace many of the legacy systems.
System that currently supports any University of Missouri-Kansas City business functions, such as admitting students, for example, the Registration and Records, Admissions, Financial Aid, and Cashiers systems. PeopleSoft modules will replace many of the legacy systems.
Legacy is a 2004 album by The Temptations for the Motown label, introducing new Temptations G.C. Cameron and Joe Herndon. The album was the group's final release on Motown; they left the label shortly after its release.
Legacy is the sophomore album from underground hip hop artist Akir, released through Viper Recordsand executive produced by: Immortal Technique. The album features guest appearances from Technique, Poison Pen, Jean Grae and Mojo, and production from Toure "Southpaw" Harris, the Fire Dept, DJ Static, Dada, Y.G. and R'sonist of the Heatmakerz. The album features the single "Politricks".
This fee is used to produce the University's student-edited feature magazine, published twice in the fall semester and twice in the spring semester. The magazine offers campus-oriented feature stories and entertainment. It also provides a hands on laboratory experience for students interested in writing, photography, and design.
Legacy is an original novel written by Gary Russell and based on the long-running British science fiction television series Doctor Who. It features the Seventh Doctor, Ace, Bernice and the Ice Warriors. A prelude to the novel, also penned by Banks, appeared in Doctor Who Magazine #211.
Applications and data, usually running on mainframe computers, that have been in existence for a long time. Often it is difficult to phase out legacy system data because subsequent applications have been written using the legacy material.
adj. Of or pertaining to documents or data that existed prior to a certain time. The designation refers particularly to a change in process or technique that requires translating old data files to a new system.