Alpha Gamma Delta


Alpha Gamma Delta Installs Chapter at Austin Peay State University

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                 Contact: Stephannie Sack Bailey

December 7, 2011                            Executive Director

Alpha Gamma Delta Fraternity is pleased to announce the installation of Theta Psi Chapter at Austin Peay State University on Sunday, December 4, 2011. Theta Psi Chapter is the 186th installed chapter of Alpha Gamma Delta.

Collegians from Gamma Xi-Murray State University and Theta Tau-Belmont University served as members of the initiating team. Liz Harriss York, International Vice President-Extension, served as the Installing Officer, as well as the Toastmistress for the Installation Banquet.

"I enjoyed getting to know the exemplary young women of our chapter at Austin Peay State University," Liz said. "Their commitment to values and high personal expectations instills confidence that this chapter will be successful."

The Installation Banquet was held at the WaterStreets Event Center in Clarksville. Parents, sisters and friends of Alpha Gamma Delta joined together for this celebration of sisterhood. At the banquet, the Fraternity announced that it will be providing the College Panhellenic with a complementary program presented by The Leadership Institute- Women with Purpose, Inc. Julie Waitman Cretin, Alpha Gamma Delta Foundation Executive Director, also announced that the Alpha Gamma Delta Foundation would be giving a $1,000 scholarship to a member of the chapter next fall.

Founded in 1904 at Syracuse University in Syracuse, New York, Alpha Gamma Delta is a leading women's fraternity dedicated to excellence in education and leadership. One of the first fraternities to establish a philanthropy, Alpha Gamma Delta internationally supports diabetes awareness and education. Guided by our values, ideals and traditions, Alpha Gamma Delta is purposefully revolutionizing the membership experience with a leading-edge member education program, a unique partnership with The Leadership Institute-Women with Purpose and an emphasis on alumnae cultivation and training. Collectively, Alpha Gamma Deltas are inspiring one another to Live with Purpose.