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Theta Phi Alpha Announces Installation of Delta Nu Chapter at Benedictine University

Dec 19, 2019 | Categories: News, Press Releases, Announcements

BAY VILLAGE, Ohio – The Grand Council of Theta Phi Alpha is pleased to announce the installation of the Delta Nu Chapter at Benedictine University in Lisle, Illinois.

The celebration took place on Saturday, Dec. 14 at the Krasa Student Center on Benedictine’s campus. The day kicked off with the Initiation Ritual, followed by an installation ceremony and celebratory dinner that evening. Leading the day’s events were two members of Grand Council: Tracey Liphardt, National President, and Alicia Palmisano, National Vice President–Extension. Additionally, many supportive sisters travelled to Lisle for the day’s rituals and festivities including: Kathy Sullivan, Chicago Area Alumnae Association President and Theta Phi Alpha Foundation Director; Susan Paddock, Past National President; Theresa Taggart, National Housing Corporation President; former Grand Council members, Elizabeth Eberhart and Diane Stallman; Paige Strauch, Delta Nu Chapter Advisor; and members of the Alpha Omega Chapter.

“We welcome the hard-working women of Benedictine University as the founding sisters of the Delta Nu Chapter of Theta Phi Alpha,” said Liphardt. “We're excited to see all that this chapter can do, not only for the sisters of Theta Phi Alpha, but for the entire Lisle community.”

Congratulatory notes can be emailed to [email protected].  

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Tracey Liphardt, Theta Phi Alpha National President

Tracey Liphardt, Theta Phi Alpha National President, will share her monthly news and notes and highlight other stories from the sisterhood through this blog.

Founded in 1912, Theta Phi Alpha is a women’s organization dedicated to close comradeship; to advance educational, social, and philanthropic interests and leadership training; to encourage spiritual development and adherence to the highest moral standards; and to promote lifelong bonds of friendship; a fraternity for college and university women and alumnae.