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Sorority Life


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There are two Sororities on MSSU's campus. Both contribute highly to campus life, community involvement, and philanthropic efforts.  Being a part of Sorority life is a great way to meet people and become an avid member of the community.

Questions about joining a sorority?

Craig Gullett
Coordinator of Student Activities
3950 Newman Road Joplin, MO 64801
phone: 417 625 9320
fax: 417 659 4319

Alpha Sigma Alpha

Founded February 6th, 1993 on the MSSU campus.
Alpha Sigma Alpha strives to develop women of poise and purpose, while providing structure and guidance through sisterhood, heritage, leadership, and service within the chapter, campus, and in the community.

COLORS: Crimson, Pearl White, Palm Green, and Gold
SYMBOLS: Phoenix, Palm Tree, Four Point Crown
NATIONAL PHILANTHROPIES: Special Olympics/ S. June Smith Center
PLACE AND DATE FOUNDED: Longwood College, November 15, 1901
MOTTO:  "Aspire, Seek, Attain"
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Zeta Tau Alpha

Founded May 11, 1974 on the MSSU campus
Zeta Tau Alpha wants make a difference in the lives of their members by developing the potential of each individual through innovative programming, leadership development, service to others, academic achievement and continued personal growth, with a commitment to friendship and the future based on the sisterhood, values and traditions of the past.

COLORS: Steel Gray and Turquoise Blue 
SYMBOLS: 5-point Crown, Strawberry, and Bunny 
PLACE AND DATE FOUNDED: Longwood College, October 15,1898 
MOTTO: "Seek the Noblest" 
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