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Check out our newest video, highlighting our founders, the impact of Theta membership, and the impact of Thetas on one another!
A special exhibit of items belonging to Bettie Locke Hamilton and her Theta descendants is open at Theta headquarters! Many of the photographs, clothes, and Theta memorabilia have never been seen outside Bettie's family. Visit the Bettie and Her Family page to learn more.

We also offer additional exhibits on a variety of Theta topics.
Notable Thetas
Thetas have made their mark on campuses and communities around the world through their professional and volunteer activities. Search for a specific campus or career path, or browse leading women who have made a difference.
Check out "Best Practices" to manage your chapter archive or personal mementoes. Access past Heritage blogs. Learn how Theta fits within the larger historical context of Greek-letter organizations and women's history.
Who We Are
Learn about Theta's founders, and ask the archivist about doing research in or donating materials to the archive.

Are you interested in Theta history or artifacts? Are you a researcher looking into the history of women on college campuses? Explore the story of Theta through our collections, exhibits, articles, and blogs and learn how leading women make history.

From Theta's Archive

Bettie and Her Family: Edna Locke Hamilton, 1878-1964

By Noraleen DuVall Young on Monday, Feb 13, 2017 07:59 AM
The exhibit "Bettie and Her Family: Four Generations of Thetas" highlights the lives of Bettie Locke Hamilton; her daughters, Edna and Eulalia; her granddaughter, Genevieve Hartley Cones; and her great-granddaughter, Carole Cones Bradfield. more »

Bettie and Her Family: A Researcher's Dream

By Lisa Edelmann McLaughlin on Monday, Jan 16, 2017 08:05 AM
What a thrill, and a privilege, it was last weekend to work with Noraleen Young on the absolute treasure-trove of Locke-Hamilton-Hartley-Cones-Bradfield family artifacts recently donated to the Theta Archive from the Estate of the late Carole Cones more »

An Archivist's Wish List

By Lisa Gebken Thibault on Wednesday, Dec 21, 2016 08:25 AM
This holiday season, some of us may have created a wish list. My personal list always includes yarn for knitting and books. Archivists also have wish lists, often comprising items that are referenced in other materials in the collections, and I am no more »

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What's New

February 2017

By Noraleen DuVall Young on Thursday, Feb 2, 2017 02:00 PM
It’s February, so at my house, we are already thinking about spring. Here on the heritage site, we are adding information.

Most of the new content on the site reflects items related to Founders Day 2017. If you have not yet seen the more »
On This Day in
Nu Chapter Re-established