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ZKKD NEW MEM EXAM 2017
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The purpose of Kappa Delta Sorority is to promote true friendship among the college girls of our country by inculcating into their hearts and lives those principles of truth, of honor, of duty, without which there could be no true friendship.
Write the purpose of Kappa Delta Sorority.
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Our purpose was written over 100 years ago. Describe, in your own words, what it means to you today.
The object of Kappa Delta Sorority is the formation and perpetuation of good fellowship, friendship and sisterly love among its members; the encouragement of literature and education; the promotion of social interest; and the furtherance of charitable and benevolent purposes.
Write the Kappa Delta Object.
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Our object was also written over 100 years ago. What does it mean to you today?
May we, sisters in Kappa Delta, strive each day to seek more earnestly the honorable and beautiful things. May we each day through love of those within our circle learn to know and understand better those without our circle. May the diamond shield that guards our love find us each day Truer, Wiser, More Faithful, More Loving and More Noble
Write the Kappa Delta Creed.
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How will you strive to live our Creed?
Kappa Delta Sorority is committed to providing opportunities and experiences that build confidence and inspire women to action.
Write the Vision statement of Kappa Delta Sorority.
Kappa Delta Sorority is a national organization for women committed to: Inspiring our members to reach their full potential; Preparing our members for community service, active leadership and responsible citizenship; Creating opportunities for lifetime involvement through innovative and responsive programs, and strategic collaborations and partnerships; and Fostering the development of out time-honored values within the context of friendship.
Write the Kappa Delta Mission statement.
Let us strive for that which is honorable, beautiful and highest.
What does our open motto, Ta Kala Diokomen, mean?
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Kappa Delta's values are the core around which we center our organization's operations. Describe how the decisions, programs and values of Kappa Delta align with our tagline Building Confidence, Inspiring Action.
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As a new member starting your journey in Kappa Delta, describe in your own words what Building Confidence. Inspiring Action. means to you.
Kappa Delta's national programs and initiatives are linked to what?
Encouraging confidence in chapter members; Celebrating confidence in women; Encouraging confidence on campus and in communities.
What are the three branches of Kappa Delta's confidence platform?
Prevent Child Abuse America & Girl Scouts of the USA.
In addition to the two historic philanthropies, Kappa Delta has two national philanthropies that chapters support. What are they?
Kappa Deltas build confidence in Girl Scouts by serving as mentors and encouraging them to pursue their dreams. Activities like campus tours and anti-bullying workshops are meant to help them be their best selves. Kappa Delta supports PCAA's prevention efforts because abuse shatters a child's confidence. Chapters raise funds for PCAA through annual Shamrock events
How do these two philanthropies connect to Kappa Delta's platform of confidence?
International Women's Friendship Month (September) & International Girls Day (November 14).
What are the two international holidays that Kappa Delta created to celebrate women and girls? When are they Celebrated?
October 23, 1897.
What date was Kappa Delta founded?
Longwood University in Farmville, Virginia.
Kappa Delta was founded at State Female Normal School. What is the current name of the school? Name the city and state in which the school is located.
Lenora Ashmore Blackiston & Sara Turner White & Julia Gardiner Tyler Wilson & Mary Sommerville Sparks Hendrick.
Name the four founding members of Kappa Delta Sorority. Write their full names.
National President: Tricia Ruma Spence
National Vice President: Susan Stockton
National Vice President-Membership: Karen Thomas Fesmire
National Vice President-Collegians: Barb Hamilton Stacy
National Vice President-Alumnae: Tove Thomas
National Vice President-Finance: Jodi Scheurenbrand
National Panhellenic Conference Delegate: Julie Landgren Johnson
Executive Director: Pamela Nix
Kappa Delta is a not-for-profit corporation governed by a National Council composed of six officers and an NPC delegate and executive director. These eight women are responsible for the overall management of the sorority. Name the 8 positions and the women that currently serve in them.
3205 Players Lane, Memphis, TN 38125
What is the address of Kappa Delta National Headquarters?
What is Kappa Delta's flower?
Emeralds, Diamonds, Pearls
What are Kappa Delta's jewels?
Olive Green & pearl white
What are the colors of Kappa Delta?
Nautilus shell, Dagger, Diamond shape
What are Kappa Delta's Symbols?
What is Kappa Delta's mascot?
Academic Excellence, Leadership, Membership, Philanthropy, Social Success
What are the five areas of concentration that make up Chapter Excellence?
Chapter offices, SET leaders
Leadership is an important focus of Kappa Delta Sorority, which is why the sorority provides members a number of opportunities to develop their leadership skills. Name two ways you can serve as a leader in the chapter or on campus.
How long is membership in Kappa Delta?
KD Connect, Twitter
Name at least two forms of print and/or electronic communication Kappa Delta uses to communicate with collegians and alumnae.
Join an alumnae chapter, Organize an alumnae chapter, Serve on a CAB or house corp, Update your email and mailing address with national Kappa Delta, Read the Angelos
When you are initiated into Kappa Delta, you are a member for life. List five ways you can stay active in Kappa Delta once you have graduated?
Any new member who allows herself to be hazed will be subject to the deferral of her initiation.
What is the possible consequence for a new member if she allows herself to be hazed?
Any member who hazes will be subject to national probation.
What happens to any individual member who hazes?
The chapter will be subject to national probation.
What happens to any chapter which knowingly allows hazing to occur as part of the new member education program?
Stronger disciplinary action may be imposed at the discretion of the National Council if the situation warrants.
If the situation warrants, stronger disciplinary action may be imposed at the discretion of whom?
The Kappa Delta Foundation secures funds for the educational, leadership and charitable purposes of Kappa Delta Sorority. The Foundation is supported through member donations.
What is the Kappa Delta Foundation and how is it supported?
Leadership conferences, Scholarships
What are two opportunities the Kappa Delta Foundation provides to collegians?
The Golden Circle is comprised of all collegiate chapters that have donated to the Kappa Delta Foundation. As members of the Golden Circle, each member contributes a minimum of $12 annually to the Foundation in support of its leadership, educational and philanthropic initiatives.
What is the Golden Circle and who is a part of it?
What is the name of your chapter?
April 4, 1992
What date was your chapter installed?
Of what national division is your chapter a member?
Who serves as the Executive Director as the Foundation?
Any person who is committed to building confidence in women and girls.
Who can be a member of the Confidence Coalition?
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