Delta Zeta Sorority Installs Theta Zeta Chapter at University of Akron in Ohio

(Oxford, Ohio) The National Council is pleased to announce the installation of the Theta Zeta Chapter at the University of Akron in Akron, Ohio on March 19, 2017.

“Delta Zeta Sorority is excited to join the University of Akron community,” said Diane M. Stecher, National President. “We bring personal and leadership development possibilities, as well as the opportunity to make a global impact through philanthropy, to women students at the university. Delta Zeta’s values-based experience is congruent with the university’s mission to ‘create knowledge, educate students, first and foremost, assisting them to cultivate a life of the mind … and to disseminate knowledge.’ The university contributes ‘to the general well-being of our academic disciplines, the university, and the community beyond.’ Because Delta Zeta cares to make a difference in the communities we call home, we are proud to be a part of the University of Akron.”

Founded in 1870, the university today has 25,000 students, a culturally diverse group that represents 44 U.S. states and 88 other countries. The University of Akron, Ohio’s Polytechnic University, is the region’s most influential public research university, contributing to the resurgence of the local economy, providing a workforce highly trained in diverse disciplines, and known for an innovative approach to higher education (

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Delta Zeta Sorority is a premier global network of inspired women who share a vision to truly change the world through leadership, service and philanthropy. Founded on Miami University’s campus in Oxford, Ohio in 1902, the Sorority has more than 261,600 alumnae and collegiate members in the United States and Canada. The Delta Zeta Foundation, a non-profit organization, makes possible gifts and support for scholarships, leadership, philanthropy and education. Learn more about our mission at For more information about the Delta Zeta Foundation, visit

For further information, please contact Mandi Evans, Associate Executive Director, Delta Zeta National Headquarters, 202 East Church Street, Oxford, Ohio 45056, (513) 523-7597,