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Kappa Curiosities

Kylie and Dr. Oz highlight some of the more curious items in Kappa's collections. 

Notable Kappa Leaders

Kylie and Denise highlight some of Kappa's notable leaders who made an impact on Kappa and on the world at large. 

Passing of the Light

Denise and Kylie take a look at one of Kappa's most beloved ceremonies and the historic candlesticks used.

Loyal Leaders - The First Class

Denise and Kylie take a deep dive to share a bit more about our first three Grand Presidents - Tade, Charlotte, and Kate.

Ritual, History, and Symbolism

Denise and Kylie share the background behind some of our most beloved ceremonies, publications and symbols.

The Business of Kappa

Join Denise and Kylie as they share a bit of the history behind Kappa's first offices and staff.

Mother's Day and the Kappa Connection

Kay and Kylie shed light on how Mother's Day, Julia Ward Howe, and Kappa Kappa Gamma are all connected.

Knot a Pin Yet!

Learn the meaning and history behind the New Member Pin

Leading by Serving - A History of Philanthropy in Kappa Kappa Gamma

Kappas are natural leaders who have sought ways to serve the community since the earliest days of our sisterhood. Join us as we walk through more than 150 years of lea...

The Strenuous Life of Recruitment...1888 Style

Kylie and Kay discuss what recruitment was like in 1888. Some things may stay the same, but we sure have come a long way!

Students on Holiday...

Kylie, Denise, and Dr. Oz chat about how students may have spent their breaks from school - especially the ones that happen in the late fall and early winter.

Marking History - Founders Day Style

Dr. Oz interviews Denise Rugani about the historical markers placed in Monmouth, Illinois, birthplace of Kappa Kappa Gamma

Founders Day 2021 - What a Milestone!

Kylie and Dr. Oz answer questions about Founders Day

Monmouth Duo...Literally??

We're proud to be Kappas, but what about our sisters who were both Kappas AND Pi Phis? Say it isn't so!

Alumnae, Alumnae...Potato, Potahto

How did Kappas who are no longer in school go from the drab title "Silent Members" to oft-revered "Alumna Members?"

That Little Blue (and blue) Box. Kappa and the Tiffany connection.

Tiffany's iconic color is blue. And Kappas love blue. Is there a connection?

What's in a Key?

Kappa Kappa Gamma's membership pin is the golden key - but what's the significance of that symbol?

Rose McGill...a Sunny Wisp of Youth

Rose McGill is the namesake of Kappa Kappa Gamma's well known financial assistance program, but she was more than just a name.

Two First Ladies and a Doctor...

We may not have any famous relatives, but we all have some famous sisters! Lucy Hayes, Lou Hoover and Dr. Crawford are profiled in this episode of Historically Speaking.


Kappa once had an alumnae clubhouse in Florida. But was it a vacation home or a retirement home?

A Coat of Many...Arms?

Which is it...a crest or a coat-of-arms?

A Victorian Christmas

How did the Kappa Founders celebrate the holidays?

Lambda Mu - Bonus

Lambda Mu made an appearance around the same time Kappa was founded - whatever happened to them?

Who's First?

Among the women's fraternities and sororities of the National Panhellenic Conference...who was first?

A Halloween Party!

The first Kappa social was a Halloween party - was the Pink Lady there??

2021 Kappa Kappa Gamma