Delta Sigma Theta

Delta Sigma Theta Crest Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.

Founding Date: January 13, 1913

Chapter Founding Date: 1926

Chapter Name: Alpha Beta

Advisor(s):
Dr. Stephanie Bellard-Chase

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated was founded on January 13, 1913 by 22 collegiate women at Howard University in Washington, D.C. It is a private, not-for-profit organization whose purpose is to provide assistance and support through established programs in local communities throughout the world. Since its founding more than 200,000 women have joined the organization. The major programs of the sorority are based upon the organization’s Five-Point Programmatic Thrust.

The Alpha Beta Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated has been serving the campus of Fisk University and its surrounding community since March 13, 1926.

Fisk Facts

A National Science Foundation study revealed that Fisk alumni earned more doctorate degrees in the natural sciences than African-American graduates from any other college or university in the nation.