Delta Phi Sigma Chapter
Charted on Saturday, April 10, 1976, the Delta Phi Sigma Alumnae Chapter
was organized by five dynamic women:
Brenda Walker Bishop
Whatley, Alabama; inducted at Central State University in Wilberforce, Ohio.
Youngstown, Ohio; inducted at Kent State University in Kent, Ohio.
Jennifer Jones Hopson
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; inducted at Fisk University in Nashville, Tennessee.
LaVerne Nichols Hunter
Washington, D.C.; inducted at Howard University, also in Washington, D.C.
Catherine Bennett Ricketts
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; inducted at Cheney University in Cheney, Pennsylvania.
Delta Phi Sigma made sorority history by becoming the first Northeastern Region alumnae chapter to be chartered during a conference. Soror Paulette Davis served as the chapter’s first Basileus (president). Delta Phi Sigma chartered the Theta Nu undergraduate chapter at The University of Pittsburgh November 16,1980, also serving as the sponsor for Kappa Lambda Chapter (I.U.P.), Lambda Gamma Chapter (W.V.U.), Pi Psi Chapter (Frostburg), and the Northeastern Region Expansion Chapter (Duquesne).