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Daily Sorority Spotlight: Alpha Gamma Delta

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Every day, we will be featuring one of the twenty-six National Panhellenic sororities to help potential new members learn more about Greek life leading up to recruitment.

Alpha Gamma Delta — ΑΓΔ

National Site: AlphaGammaDelta.org
Founded: May 30, 1904 at Syracuse University
Founders: Marguerite Shepard, Estelle Shepard Beswick, Georgia Alberta Dickover, Jennie Titus Smith Morris, Ethel Evelyn Brown Distin, Grace Mosher Harter, Edith MacConnel Hickok, Mary Louise Snider, Georgia Otis Chipman, Emily Helen Butterfield, Flora Knight Mayer
Color(s): Red, Buff, Green
Mascot: Squirrel

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Flower: Red and Buff Roses with Green Asparagus Plumosa Ferns
Jewel: Pearl
Philanthropy: The Alpha Gamma Delta Foundation
Mission Statement: Alpha Gamma Delta is an international fraternity for women that exists to provide opportunities for personal development through the spirit of sisterhood.
Notable Alumni: Olympic Athlete Maria Maunder, Author Kay Studebaker Allenbaugh

US Chapters:

Alabama
Auburn University, University of Alabama at Birmingham, University of North Alabama, Troy University, University of Montevallo, University of Alabama, Auburn University at Montgomery, University of South Alabama

Arkansas
Arkansas State University

Arizona
Arizona State University

California
California State University Chico, Chapman University, San Diego State University, San Francisco State University, Sonoma State University, University of Southern California, University of California Los Angeles

Florida
Florida State University, University of West Florida

Georgia
Brenau University, Georgia Institute of Technology, Mercer University, University of Georgia, University of North Georgia, University of West Georgia

Hawaii
University of Hawaii at Manoa

Iowa
Iowa State University

Idaho
Boise State University, University of Idaho

Illinois
Eastern Illinois University, Illinois State University, Illinois Wesleyan University, Roosevelt University, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Indiana
Ball State University, Indiana University Bloomington, Purdue University

Kansas
Fort Hays State University, Pittsburgh State University, University of Kansas

Kentucky
Eastern Kentucky University, Georgetown College, Murray State University, University of Kentucky, Western Kentucky University

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Massachusetts
Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Maryland
Towson University

Michigan
Alma College, Central Michigan University, Eastern Michigan University, Kettering University, Michigan Technological University, Northern Michigan University, Northwood University, University of Michigan, Wayne State University

Minnesota
University of Minnesota

Missouri
Missouri Western State University, Truman State University, University of Central Missouri, Westminster College Missouri, William Jewell College

Montana
Montana State University

North Carolina
Appalachian State University, High Point University, University of North Carolina Wilmington, Western Carolina University

North Dakota
North Dakota State University

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Nebraska
Nebraska Wesleyan University

New Jersey
Seton Hall University

Nevada
University of Nevada Las Vegas

New York
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, St. Joseph’s College of Brooklyn, St. Joseph’s College of Long Island, Syracuse University, University at Buffalo

Ohio
Baldwin Wallace University, Miami University, Ohio University, The Ohio State University, University of Akron

Oklahoma
University of Central Oklahoma, University of Oklahoma

Oregon
Oregon State University

Pennsylvania
Duquesne University, Edinboro University, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Lafayette College, Lehigh University, St. Joseph’s University, University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown, Villanova University, Westminster College

South Carolina
University of South Carolina

Tennessee
Austin Peay University, Belmont University, Lambuth University, University of Memphis

Texas
Tarleton State University, Texas A&M Corpus Christi, Texas Woman’s University, University of Texas at Dallas

Virginia
Longwood University, Randolph-Macon College, Virginia Commonwealth University

Washington
University of Washington, Washington State University

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Wisconsin
Carroll University

West Virginia
West Virginia Wesleyan College

Canadian Chapters:

Alberta
University of Alberta, University of Calgary

British Columbia
University of British Columbia

Manitoba
University of Manitoba

Nova Scotia
Dalhousie University

Ontario
University of Ontario Institute of Technology, University of Toronto, University of Western Ontario

Check out other Daily Spotlights:
Alpha Chi Omega
Alpha Delta Pi
Alpha Epsilon Phi
Alpha Omicron Pi
Alpha Phi
Alpha Sigma Alpha
Alpha Sigma Tau
Alpha Xi Delta
Chi Omega
Delta Delta Delta
Delta Gamma
Delta Phi Epsilon
Delta Zeta
Gamma Phi Beta
Kappa Alpha Theta
Kappa Delta
Kappa Kappa Gamma
Pi Beta Phi
Phi Mu
Phi Sigma Sigma
Sigma Delta Tau
Sigma Kappa
Sigma Sigma Sigma
Theta Phi Alpha
Zeta Tau Alpha

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