Student Organizations

Description

Accounting Club 1980 - Present
Agriculture Club 1925 - 1994
Alpha Delta Theta 1938 - 1939
Alpha Eta Rho 1985 - 1986
Alpha Gamma Sigma 1937 - 1941
Army Specialized Training Program (WWII) 1943 - 1944
Association of Fire Science Technicians 1992 - Present
Association of Law Enforcement 1969 - Present
Black Student Union 1981 - Present
Caduceus (pre-medical) 1930 - Present
Canterbury Club, published Belles Lettres 1924 - 1970
Circle K International (service for men) 1964 - 1985
College Red Cross 1947 - 1950
The Elementary Council 1931 - 1944
Henry Clay Debating Club 1924 - 1929
Debating Team/Alpha Zeta Kappa 1930 - 1969
Herbartian Club 1925 - 1927
Eastern Home Economics Club 1926 - 1975
Insurance Society 1978 - 1983
Gamma Iota Sigma 1983 - 1987
International Student Association 1994 - Present
Iota Alpha Gamma 1938 - 1942
Iota Lambda Sigma 1986 - 1987
KYMA (Kentucky Maroons) 1938 - 1971
Open Forum 1924 - 1931
Pep Club 1932 - 1935
Philosophy Club 1970 - 1971
Phi Iota 1951 - 1954
Phi Theta Epsilon 1990 - 1991
Polity Society 1964 - 1972
Psychology Club 1922 - Present
Reserve Officers Training Corps (ROTC) 1936 - Present
Rod and Gun Club 1948 - 1950
Sigma Alpha Iota 1992 - Present
Sigma Delta Gamma 1989 - 1990
Sigma Lambda (Foreign Language) 1928 - 1959
Sigma Psi Sigma 1930 - 1936
Sigma Tau Pi (Commerce Club) 1926 - 1928
Sigma Tau Pi 1928 - 1994
Society of Plow (Agriculture) 1949 - 1955
Society of Professional Journalists/Sigma Delta Chi 1983 - Present
Student Alumni Ambassadors 1985 - Present
Theta Nu 1990 - 1991
Uxores Bellorum 1945 - 1947
Veteran's Club 1945 - 1950
Veteran's Wives Club 1946 - 1948
We Love 'Em Club(women) 1929 - 1931
Woman Haters Club (men) 1929 - 1931
World Affairs Club 1928 - 1966
Young/Collegiate Democrats 1959 - 1981
Young/College Republicans 1959 - 1977
Zeta Alpha Gamma 1938 - 1939

Arts at Eastern

Little Theatre Club (LTC)
1918 - 1967 replaced by University Theatre
1967 - 1972 replaced by University Players
1972 - 1977
Plays now run through Theatre Department
Pencil and Brush Club
1930 - 1931 replaced by The Art Club
1935 - 1950 replaced by Art Students Assoc.
1977 - 1988 replaced by Art Association
1992 - present
Alpha Rho Tau (Art Society)
1939 - 1950 replaced by Kappa Pi
1950 - 1969
Eastern Glee Club
1922 - 1970
Probably became present day Show Choir
Madrigal Club
1924 - 1950
University Ensemble, started as Negro Spiritual Group
1967 - 1986 became Gospel Ensemble
1989 - 1998
Music Club
1947 - 1963
merged with Music Educators National Conference 1963 - 1967
Photo Club
1941 - 1944
no yearbook 1943-1944, but Photo Club produced booklet
1945 - 1966
Drum & Sandal Contemporary Dance Group
1949 - 1968 became Eastern Dance Theatre 1969 - present

Greek Organizations

Sororities
Inter-Sorority Council, Pan Hellenic Council
Dates: 1967 - 1969, 1969 - Present
Alpha Chi Omega
Dates:
Colors:
Flower:
Symbol:
Philanthropy: 1989 - 1993
Scarlet Red & Olive Green
Red Carnation
Lyre
McDowell Colony
Alpha Delta Pi, was Delta Theta Pi
Dates:
Colors:
Flower:
Symbol:
Philanthropy: 1968 - Present, 1966 - 1968
Azure Blue & White
Woodland Violet
Alphie the Lion
Ronald McDonald House
Alpha Gamma Delta was Pi Alpha Theta
Dates:
Colors:
Flower:
Symbol:
Philanthropy: 1968 - Present, 1966 - 1968
Red, Buff, & Green
Red and Buff Roses
Squirrel
Juvenile Diabetes
Alpha Kappa Alpha was Alpha Kappa
Dates:
Colors:
Flower:
Symbol:
Philanthropy: 1999-Present, 1971 - 1993, 1970 - 1971
Salmon Pink & Apple Green
Ivy Leaf
Frog
NAACP and United Negro College Fund
Alpha Omicron Pi
Dates:
Colors:
Flower:
Symbol:
Philanthropy: 1986 - Present
Cardinal Red
Jacqueminot Rose
Panda Bear
Arthritis Research
Chi Omega was Lambda Phi Omega
Dates:
Colors:
Flower:
Symbol:
Philanthropy: 1968 - Present, 1966 - 1968
Cardinal & Straw
White Carnation
Owl
Special Olympics
Delta Sigma Theta
Dates:
Colors:
Flower:
Symbol:
Philanthropy: 1969 - 1970, 1970 - Present
Crimson & Cream
African Violet
Elephant
United Negro College Fund
Delta Zeta
Dates:
Colors:
Flower:
Symbol:
Philanthropy: 1981 - Present
Rose & Green
Kilarney Rose
Turtle
Speech and Hearing Impaired
Kappa Alpha Theta was Kappa Phi Delta
Dates:
Colors:
Flower:
Symbol:
Philanthropy: 1971 - Present, 1968 - 1971
Black & Gold
Pansy
Kite
Court Appointed Special Advocates
Kappa Delta was Alpha Pi Kappa
Dates:
Colors:
Flower:
Symbol:
Philanthropy: 1968 - Present, 1966 - 1968
Olive Green & Pearl White
White Rose
Ladybug
Child Abuse
Kappa Delta Tau (service sorority)
Dates:
Flower:
Symbol:
Philanthropy: 1963 - Present
Yellow Rose
Turtle
Special Olympics
Phi Mu
Dates:
Colors:
Flower:
Symbol: 1972 - 1991
Rose & White
Carnation
Lion
Pi Beta Phi
Dates:
Colors:
Flower:
Symbol:
Philanthropy: 1975 -Present
Wine & Silver Blue
Wine Carnation
Angels and arrows
Arrowmont
Zeta Phi Beta
Dates:
Colors:
Flower:
Symbol:
Philanthropy: 1980 - Present
Royal Blue & Pure White
White Rose
Dove
The Storks Nest & March of Dimes
Fraternities
Inter-Fraternity Council joined national organization
Dates: 1967 - 1969, 1969 - Present
Alpha Beta Tau
Dates: 1973 - 1975
Alpha Phi Alpha
Dates: 1989 - 1991
Beta Theta Pi was Alpha Chi Alpha
Dates:
Colors:
Flower:
Symbol:
Philanthropy: 1970 - Present, 1969 - 1970
Pink & Blue
Red Rose
Dragon
American Cancer Society
Delta Upsilon was Alpha Chi Lambda
Dates: 1968 - 1983, 1966 - 1968
Kappa Alpha Order was Gamma Delta Tau
Dates:
Colors:
Flower:
Symbol:
Philanthropy: 1968 - Present, 1966 - 1968
Crimson Red & Old Gold
Magnolia and Red Rose
Confederacy (Robert E. Lee)
Muscular Dystrophy Association
Kappa Alpha Psi was Kappa Psi Alpha
Dates:
Colors:
Symbol:
Philanthropy: 1972 - 1995, 1970 - 1972
Crimson & Cream
Playboy bunny
United Negro College Fund
Lambda Chi Alpha
Dates:
Colors:
Flower:
Symbol:
Philanthropy: 1977 - present
Purple, Gold, & Green
White Rose
Cross and Crescent
North American Food Drive
Omega Psi Phi was Omega Phi Psi
Dates:
Colors:
Flower: 1970 - 1989, 1969 - 1970
Royal Blue & Old Gold
Budding Red Rose
Phi Beta Epsilon
Dates: 1986 - 1987
Phi Beta Sigma
Dates:
Colors:
Flower:
Symbol: 1977 - 1989
Blue & White
White Carnation
Dove
Phi Delta Theta was Alpha Chi Iota
Dates:
Colors:
Philanthropy: 1968 - present, 1966 - 1968
Baby Blue & White
Lou Gherig's Disease
Phi Kappa Tau
Dates:
Colors:
Flower:
Symbol:
Philanthropy: 1981 - present
Harvard red & old gold
Red Carnation
Unicorn
Children's Heart Foundation
Pi Kappa Alpha was Alpha Kappa Pi
Dates:
Flower:
Symbol:
Philanthropy: 1968 - present, 1966 - 1968
Lily of the Valley
Fire truck
Big Brothers
Sigma Alpha Epsilon was Beta Omicron Gamma
Dates:
Colors:
Flower:
Symbol:
Philanthropy: 1973 - present, 1970 - 1973
Purple & Gold
Violet
Lion
Cystic Fibrosis
Sigma Chi was Beta Omicron Chi
Dates:
Colors:
Flower:
Symbol:
Philanthropy: 1969 - present
1966 - 1969
Blue & Old Gold
White Rose
White Cross
Cleo Wallace Village
Sigma Nu was Sigma Chi Delta
Dates:
Colors:
Flower:
Symbol: 2001-Present, 1968 - 1992, 1963 - 1968
Black, Gold, & White
White Rose
Sword, Bible, and Rock
Sigma Pi
Dates:
Colors:
Philanthropy: 1977 - 1996
Lavendar & White
Multiple Sclerosis
Tau Kappa Epsilon was Kappa Tau Epsilon
Dates:
Colors:
Philanthropy: 1968 - present, 1966 - 1968
Cherry Red & Gray
Special Olympics
Theta Chi
Dates:
Colors:
Philanthropy: 1968 - 1994
Military Red & White
United Way
Greek Honorary
(for those who serve on Inter-Fraternity and Panhellenic Councils)
Order of Omega
Dates: 1978-Present

Literary Societies at Eastern Kentucky State Teacher's College

Society Name Years
Carpediem Literary Society, 1907 - 1929
Washingtonian Literary Society, 1917 - 1930
Columbian Literary Society, 1921 - 1924
Excelsior Literary Society, 1921 - 1928
Utopian Literary Society, 1911 - 1919, 1921 - 1925
Cynthian Literary Society, 1921 - 1928
Periclesian Literary Society, 1921 - 1926
Roark Literary Society, 1922 - 1932
Horace Mann Literary Society, 1922 - 1933
Neon Krypton Literary Society, 1924 - 1933

Religious Organizations

Name Years
The Men's Club 1921 - 1927
YMCA (Young Men's Christian Association) 1927 - 1968
YWCA (Young Women's Christian Association) 1921 - 1970
BSU (Baptist Student Union) 1930 - 1998
Catholic Club 1938 - 1950
Newman Club 1950 - 1998
Wesley Foundation (Methodist Fellowship) 1947 - 1998
InterVarsity Chrisitan Fellowship ? - 1998
Westminster Foundation (Presbyterian Youth Group) 1948 - 1982
Christian Student Fellowship/Disciple Student Fellowship 1950 - 1998