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