142 years, almost a century and a half ago, Sigma Kappa was founded at Colby College in Waterville, Maine. Mary Caffery Low, the first female student admitted into Colby, Elizabeth Gorham Hoag, Ida Fuller Pierce, Frances Mann Hall, and Louise Helen Coburn started a literary and social society that has morphed itself into a nationwide … Continue reading Happy Founders’ Day, Sigma K!
105 years ago, the University of Missouri started a tradition, now known nation-wide, called Homecoming. In Columbia, this day is widely regarded as "the best day of the year", and the weekend does not have a shortage of activities to participate in. This year, Sigma Kappa was paired with the men of Sigma Alpha Epsilon. … Continue reading A Tail of Tradition
This last weekend, our chapter participated in Columbia's annual Walk to End Alzheimer's. It was absolutely amazing to see all of our sisters come together to support such an amazing cause! Epsilon Mu, once again, refuses to be number two! For the fourth year in a row, we are the number one fundraising Sigma Kappa … Continue reading The Walk to End Alzheimer’s
Last week was Big/Little reveal for the new members of Sigma Kappa! Women were paired with an older member to be their mentor and guide, along with best friend, for their remaining years here at Mizzou! All week before they found out who their big is, the new members received gifts and clues! Finally, the … Continue reading Big and Little, We’ll Always Be!
Last Sunday, we welcomed 87 wonderful women into our chapter! We celebrated Bid Day with our camping theme, trail mix, and fun activities for all the new members. We are so excited to show you all why Sigma Kappa is so close to all of our hearts! We are also thrilled to welcome back our eight … Continue reading Welcome to Sigma Kampa!
Formal Registration has officially opened for potential new members this fall! We encourage everyone to sign up so that you may find a home just like the one we've found in Sigma Kappa! From Vice President of Membership Rachel Szopa: We are excited for new members because they are our future best friends, our future … Continue reading Go Greek – Go Sigma Kappa
This last week has been full of tears, see-ya-laters, laughs, and hugs. Soon, the seniors will be leaving us, and because of that, we look back to where it all began. 2012 was the year that President Obama was reelected, the world was supposed to end, and the Epsilon Mu chapter of Sigma Kappa was … Continue reading Not Just 4 Years, But For Life
Greek Week came to a close last night! We had so much fun being paired with the men of Sigma Chi and Alpha Gamma Sigma! The week kicked off with the blood drive, hosted at the Rec. 1,632 units of blood were collected! We then moved into the sports tournaments! We competed in dodgeball, flag … Continue reading Greek Week 2016
This weekend, the ladies of Sigma Kappa celebrated Mom's Weekend. Moms came from all over the country to spend a couple of days with their daughters. The weekend kicked off Friday night at Paint the Town, where we got crafty. We painted wine glasses with all different types of designs! Saturday, we went to the Serenity Valley … Continue reading The Best Weekend is Mom’s Weekend!
We welcomed 8 new sisters into our chapter last Friday! After the Mystic Pizza event, Sweets with Sigma Kappa, and some coffee dates, we extended bids to 8 wonderful women! The chapter enjoyed pizza and ice cream with the new members on Friday at our bid day event. Sigma Kappa has been "scooping" up the … Continue reading Sigma Kappa Bid Day 2016