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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 archives 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 archives.

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

Theta and the Great Depression

By Elle Benak on Monday, Aug 14, 2017 07:05 AM
My experience as archives intern gave me the opportunity to discover Theta in a historical context and to explore how different events throughout time have affected the Fraternity. I became intrigued with how Theta dealt with the Great Depression.
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The Theta Archives: Collecting and Sharing Theta Connections

By Elle Benak on Monday, Jul 24, 2017 07:12 AM
This past year, Noraleen has been sharing with us some amazing stories and artifacts from the Kappa Alpha Theta archives. But we don’t always have an opportunity to share how we receive these items or how we use them on a daily basis.

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Twenty Years in the Theta Archives

By Noraleen DuVall Young on Monday, Jun 26, 2017 07:32 AM
I don’t know about you, but sometimes I run across something I worked on a long time ago that causes a bit of an epiphany. Late last year, I found a report I had written back in June 1997 about some of the cataloging I was doing for the Q & A more »

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What's New

August 2017

By Noraleen DuVall Young on Thursday, Aug 3, 2017 06:46 AM
I know many of you are gearing up for the new school year. Here on the Heritage website, we are, too! We’ve been adding content we hope you will find useful and interesting, either as you learn more about Theta or share what you know with other more »
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