ZETA TAU ALPHA
Founded on October 15, 1898, Zeta Tau Alpha is a part of the "Farmville Four" from the State Female Normal School. The others include Alpha Sigma Alpha, Kappa Delta and Sigma Sigma Sigma. Zeta also expanded to Canada making it an international sorority.
Nine sisters founded Zeta at the State Female Normal School (now Longwood University). These founders came together to choose the motto, colors and flower to represent Zeta.
Zeta Tau Alpha has many partnerships, some of which include American Cancer Society, the National Football League, and Bright Pink. "Think Pink" is a phrase Zeta had copyrighted which is their theme for awareness projects and breast cancer education.
Make sure to plan ahead and get your JennaBenna Zeta Tau Alpha Founder’s Day sorority shirt before October 15 so that you can join in the celebration of the fraternity's fall founding.
Flower: The official flower of Zeta Tau Alpha is a white violet.
Colors: The official color of Zeta Tau Alpha is turquoise blue steel gray.
Jewel: The official jewel of Zeta Tau Alpha is (none!)
Symbol: The official symbol of Zeta Tau Alpha is a five-pointed crown, and strawberry.
Motto: The official motto of Zeta Tau Alpha is “Seek the Noblest."
Membership: Zeta Tau Alpha has an estimated 257,000 members and 171 chapters across the United States. Members in the U.S.