Why I want to be a Delta Sigma Theta?

Why I want to be a Delta Sigma Theta?

I joined Delta Sigma Theta because I wanted to align myself with a group of college-educated women dedicated to service. After learning the history of the sorority, knowing that the founders’ first public act was participation in the 1913 Women’s Suffrage March, made Delta Sigma Theta an obvious choice for me.

What do you have to do to become a Delta Sigma Theta?

For membership in the Sorority on the collegiate level, one must be matriculating at an accredited college or university, pursuing work leading to an initial baccalaureate degree; or have already received a baccalaureate degree or higher, if pursuing membership on the alumnae level.

How much is it to be a Delta Sigma Theta?

Pay application fees. Your local chapter will give you information about how much the application costs to process. Once you’re a member, you’ll be expected to pay around $400 or $500 in national initiation fees and around $250 in chapter initiation fees.

What does being a delta mean?

To Delta Sigma Theta members, being a Delta means much more than strolling and chanting; it means sisterhood. A few sisters from Delta Sigma Theta decided to answer this simple question, Why do you love being a Delta?.

Why do deltas duck walk?

The reason behind why Delta’s collect ducks is currently unknown, but it is known there is a duck stage within DST’s pledge process. It is known that Delta women collect elephants since one of the founders of DST was fond with the animal. So as a tribute they collect elephants as a tribute to their founders.

Why did deltas leave aka?

On Janu, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. When a disagreement about the future of the organization arose between the active chapter and the alumnae, an ultimatum was given, decisions were made, and in the end, the active members left Alpha Kappa Alpha and became Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.

Do deltas wear pearls?

Upon Initiation into the sorority, new members receive a necklace with 20 pearls. Sixteen of the pearls represent the founders and four of the pearls represent the ladies who incorporated the sorority.

What sorority is sister to Alphas?

Members of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity have always worn or carried canes since the beginning of the Fraternity in 1911.

Are all Kappas Nupes?

Well-known Kappas, also called Nupes, include the late filmmaker John Singleton, comedian Cedric the Entertainer, the late Arthur Ashe, and the woke Colin Kaepernick.

Is Jerry Rice in a fraternity?

Jerry Rice Opens up About Joining Phi Beta Sigma as an Undergrad at Mississippi Valley State. Did you know that former All Pro and arguably the “best receiver of all time”, Jerry Rice is a member of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc.?

What fraternity was Kobe in?

Omega psi phi

Is Denzel Washington in a fraternity?

Denzel Washington is a member of Omega Psi Phi. Omega Psi Phi traditionally has been the fraternity that most commonly received brands.