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Encyclopedia > Kappa Delta Rho
ΚΔΡ - Kappa Delta Rho
Founded May 17, 1905 (1905-05-17) (age 102)
Middlebury College
Type Social fraternity
Motto "Honor Super Omnia" - "Honor Above All Things"
Colors Middlebury Blue and Princeton Orange
Flower Red Rose
Scope National
Chapters 36
Headquarters 331 South Main St.
Greensburg, Pennslyvannia, USA
Homepage http://www.kdrfoundation.org/

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Kappa Delta Rho (ΚΔΡ) is an American college fraternity, with 36 active chapters spread out over the United States, primarily in the Midwest and Mid-Atlantic regions. Kappa Delta Rho's open motto is Honor Above All Things. It has been suggested that this article be split into multiple articles accessible from a disambiguation page. ... The terms fraternity and sorority (from the Latin words and , meaning brother and sister respectively) may be used to describe many social and charitable organizations, for example the Lions Club, Epsilon Sigma Alpha, Rotary International, Optimist International, or the Shriners. ...


Kappa Delta Rho was founded in Old Painter Hall at Middlebury College on May 17, 1905[citation needed]. It formed out of the Middlebury Commons Club, and had ten principal founders: George Edwin Kimball, Irving Thurston Coates, John Beecher, Thomas Howard Bartley, Pierce Wordsworth Darrow, Benjamin Edward Farr, Gideon Russell Norton, Gino Arturo Ratti, Chester Monroe Walch and Roy Dyer Wood.[citation needed] Middlebury College is a private, small, highly selective liberal arts college located in the rural New England shire town of Middlebury, Vermont, United States. ... May 17 is the 137th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (138th in leap years). ... 1905 (MCMV) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar). ... A commons club is a type of social organization whose membership is open rather than selective based on personal introduction and invitation. ...


The chapter at Middlebury is no longer a fraternity in the strict sense of the word, as fraternities were abolished on campus in 1989. The chapter is now considered a "social house," and is coeducational[citation needed]. The chapter is now officially the Alpha Chapter of the Kappa Delta Rho Society. Coeducation is the integrated education of men and women. ...

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Chapters

List of Kappa Delta Rho Chapters pound sign (#) denotes inactive chapter Alpha Society - Middlebury College Beta - Cornell University Gamma - SUNY Albany # Delta - Colgate University # Epsilon - Franklin College Zeta - Pennsylvania State University Eta - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Theta - Purdue University Iota - Bucknell University Kappa - The Ohio State University # Lambda...

External links

  • http://www.kdr.com/ - Official Site
  • http://www.kdrfoundation.org/ - Kappa Delta Rho Foundation

References

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n http://www.andrew.cmu.edu/user/kdr/about2/noteworthyalumni.html
  2. ^ http://www.iup.edu/publications/iupmag/webextra/distalumni/2007.shtm

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Kappa Delta Rho | Carnegie Mellon University (2032 words)
Delta Mu's petition was considered, and a visit by members of the Zeta Chapter at Pennsylvania State College led to an endorsement by that chapter.
Delta Mu's petition was approved, and received a charter as the 19th, or Tau Chapter, in a ceremony on May 16, 1930.
The group continued to expand and organize, and contacted Kappa Delta Rho at the suggestion of John Peters, a friend of Bill Aigner's who was a founder of the Iota Alpha Chapter of KDR at the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown.
Kappa Delta Rho's National History - Kappa Delta Rho | RIT (3134 words)
However, we were offered the fellowship of nine hundred members of Kappa Delta Rho, who lived in the most susceptible period of their lives under the influence of principles which actuated the founding and continuance of this Fraternity.
Delta, Theta, Kappa, Nu and Pi remained active for most of the period; however, the other fifteen were totally inactive.
During the sixties we founded the Kappa Delta Rho Foundation on November 12, 1960 for charitable, educational, and literary purposes in connection with the National Fraternity, its Chapters, and members.
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