Sigma Kappa

Chapter History

Chapter History

Nationally Founded: Colby College in Waterville, Maine, on November 19, 1874 
Locally Founded: Ohio University, Beta Upsilon Chapter on May 14, 1949 
Colors: Maroon and Lavender 
Jewel: Pearl 
Symbols: Dove and Heart 
Flower: Wild Purple Violet 
Nickname: Sig Kap, Sigma K
Quarterly Magazine: Sigma Kappa Triangle
National Headquarters: Located in Indianapolis, Indiana 
Founders: Mary Caffrey Low Carver, Elizabeth Gorham Hoag, Ida Mabel Fuller Pierce, Frances Elliott Mann Hall and Louise Helen Coburn

Sorority of the Year at Ohio University for the past three years.