Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc.
Kappa Nu Chapter
The Official Flower of
The American Violet
Violets must be individually selected
you can not grab a handful without damaging some of them.
The Violet is not the kind of flower
that shows off its fullest beauty standing alone, but is naturally
However, like Deltas, the Violets can
stand alone and
Despite the Violets seemingly fragile beauty, it is nevertheless sturdy and strong because it yields a long stem when pulled.
Finally, like Deltas, even the Violet
that has passed it all allotted time for booming
The Official Symbol Of
The replica of the sculpture is located on the campus of
Howard University in Washington, D.C. She symbolizes strength, courage, hope,
wisdom, beauty, and femininity. Her facial features depicts courage and
The Elephant, A Delta Tradition
I bet you're wondering why Delta's collect elephants. Although no one seems to be really certain, Delta have made a hobby out of doing so. Delta's collect elephants in the forms of jewelry, pots, stuffed animals, statues, refrigerator magnets, or just about anything you can name. Many Deltas collect elephants because one of our founding sorors loved to do just that. When she passed away her collection of elephants was donated to the Grand Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., where they are on display in our archives. Today most Deltas collect elephants in her honor. The elephant symbolizes strength and determination. The uplifted trunk represents high goals. The right foot forward represents forward movement.