Epsilon Iota

University of Puget Sound


Historical facts: ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

  1. The establishment of Epsilon Iota Chapter in 1965 began as a dream and finally became a reality because of the hard work of alumnae in Tacoma, Washington.

  2. In August 1963, the university president learned from Fraternity President Mary Turner Whitney, Cincinnati, that Kappa Kappa Gamma had accepted the university’s invitation to establish a chapter.

  3. In fall 1965, 24 new members were welcomed by Tacoma alumnae, a local coordinator, and members of Beta Pi Chapter, Washington.

Fun facts:

  1. In 1968, the decision was made that pledges could wear pants to study table if desired, but not to dinner or to functions after study table. At this time, girls could not wear pants anywhere on campus until after noon on Fridays.

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