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Alpha Zeta Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma



61-Years Young: Delta Kappa Gamma members gathered at the Glass Onion recently to celebrate their organization’s 61st birthday.

Seventeen Delta Kappa Gamma members gathered at the Glass Onion to dine and celebrate their 12 founders who organized and launched the Society on May 11, 1929 in Austin, Texas. The Society was formed for educational and benevolent purposes, particularly for extending aid to women teachers and students by funding scholarships for study, developing high ideals in the teaching profession and for conferring distinction upon women educators.

Members also shared memories of the 12 Klickitat County charter members who organized the local chapter Alpha Zeta, on April 5, 1952. They were: Pearl Shepherd, Grace Forry, Emile Conboy, Wanda Erickson, Helen Giles, Ruth Kaiser, Effie Mae Lofgren, Loui...

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