Centennial Snippets - Greek Affairs

  • The first Greek organization was recognized in 1965.
  • IOTA chapter of Delta Sigma Theta was the first black sorority on campus.
  • Kappa Alpha Psi was the first black fraternity in 1972.
    • They had 13 charter members.
  • This department was previously known as Greek Life.
    • Vic Felts was its first director.
  • Groundbreaking for Greek Row occurred in 1998.
    • Eight fraternity houses were built there.
  • Chi Omega sorority president in 1971-1972 was Lana Seivers.
    • Dr. Seivers is the current Dean of the College of Education.
  • Quote from nameless student in 1976:
    • "I can't think of a better way to get to know people."

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