Alpha Sigma Tau Sorority Collection
Scope and Contents
The Alpha Sigma Tau Sorority collection contains memorabila objects. The objects are oversized paddles that are traditionally given within Greek letter societies.
- 1986 - 1988
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Researchers are asked to request materials 24 hours prior to visiting the the University Archives.
Biographical / Historical
Alpha Sigma Tau Sorority is a National Sorority apart of the Panhellenic Council. It was founded at Eastern Michigan University when it was still known as Michigan State Normal College on November 4, 1899. Alpha Sigma Tau is dedicated to promoting ethical, cultural and social development of its members. The organization was originally founded as an educational organization.
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Alpha Sigma Tau Sorority was founded at Eastern Michigan University in 1899. It was originally founded as an educational organization, but is now regarded as a social sorority. The collection contains two oversized paddles, traditionally given to members by a "big sister".
- Alpha Sigma Tau Sorority collection
- Elizabeth Searls
- 2012 October 8
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Part of the Eastern Michigan University Archives Repository
Bruce T. Halle Library, Room 310
955 West Circle Drive
Ypsilanti Michigan 48197