Sororities

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.

AKA crest

Founded: 1908, Howard University
Founded at BU: 1924
Nickname: AKA
Colors: Apple Green & Salmon Pink
Symbol: Ivy Leaf & Pearl
Campus Events: “Shorts & Shades”
Philanthropy: Project Bread’s Walk for Hunger, Breast Cancer Walk, Haiti Relief Project
Open Motto: “By Culture By Merit”
President: LaTresha Staten lcstaten@bu.edu
National Website: www.aka1908.org

The purpose of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority is to cultivate and encourage high scholastice and ethical standards, to promote unity and friendship among college women, to study and help alleviate problems concerning girls and women in order to improve their social stature, to maintain a progressive interest in college life, and to be of service to all mankind.

alpha Kappa Delta Phi

akdphi

Founded: 1990, University of California at Berkeley
Founded at BU: 1996
Nickname: aKDPhi
Colors: Purple and White
Campus Events: Hope Show
Philanthropy: Breast Cancer Awareness
Open Motto: “Timeless Friendship Through Sisterhood”
President: Judy Kuang boston.akdphi.president@gmail.com
Local Website: bostonakdphi.com
National Website: www.akdphi.org/

Our mission is to provide sisterhood among women, scholarship, leadership and Asian-awareness in the University and community.

Delta Phi Omega

DPhiO crest

Founded: 1998, University of Houston
Founded at BU: 2009
Nickname: DPO
Colors: Red, Black & Silver
Symbol: Bengal Tiger
Campus Events: Literacy Through Unity Week
Philanthropy: Children’s Literacy
Open Motto: “We Dreamt, We Saw, We Conquered”
President: Jyothi Nair dpo.sharara@gmail.com
National Website: www.deltaphiomega.org
Local Website: budpo.weebly.com

The purpose of Delta Phi Omega shall be to foster unity among South Asian women, build community awareness, and gain a greater understanding of oneself and others. The sorority aspires to instill leadership traits, excel in all academic endeavors, to encourage an active relationship between the sorority and its respective university, and shall do so with the utmost compassion, dignity, and fortitude.