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From Theta's Archive

An 1872 Badge With a History

By Noraleen DuVall Young on Friday, Dec 8, 2017 10:50 AM
In some ways the headline for this blog post states the obvious: of course all Theta badges have a history! Some badges, however, have a slightly longer history than others.

The archives recently received the badge of Katherine Graham Lamb, more »

A Notable Theta: Agness de Mille

By Elle Benak on Thursday, Dec 7, 2017 07:31 AM
When you receive the Autumn 2017 issue of the Theta magazine, you will have the pleasure of learning about a wonderful Theta named Agnes de Mille.

Agnes de Mille, Beta Xi/UCLA, was a ground-breaking choreographer who challenged the more »

The Kappa Alpha Theta Magazine's "Chapter Letters"

By Elle Benak on Wednesday, Oct 11, 2017 07:42 AM
As a self-proclaimed history nerd, I often sit and theorize about the past and what it was like. During my time at Theta headquarters, I often find myself wondering what other women experienced during their time in Theta. Back in 1870, they didn’t more »

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What's New

January 2018

By Noraleen DuVall Young on Thursday, Jan 11, 2018 07:16 AM
Happy New Year! I don’t know about you, but I always enjoy the first few weeks of the new year. The weather might be questionable, yet there seems to be a sense of optimism in the air.

I am excited to think about the new documents, more »
On This Day in
Cleveland Alumnae Chapter Established