Zeta Tau Alpha (ZTA)
Zeta Tau Alpha is a group of women whose values center on academics, sisterhood, philanthropy, charity, and athletics. The women of Zeta Tau Alpha follow their open motto to ‘Seek the Noblest’ in academics, sisterhood, and philanthropy. Zeta regularly holds sisterhood events such as going to the Pumpkin Patch, Friendsgiving and Sisterhood Retreats. ZTA regularly provide ways for its members to serve in leadership roles.
ZTA’s official philanthropy is breast cancer education and awareness. Some of Zeta's philanthropy events include our Pink Out Football game, Bake Sale, Flocking, Ribbon Distribution and Making Strides Walk.Also, Think Pink® is a registered trademark of Zeta Tau Alpha. The women of ZTA share a special bond with each other and place our sisterhood as an important aspect within our lives. Zeta Tau Alpha looks for women who will better our chapter through our core values and personal goals to achieve.
To make a difference in the lives of our members by developing the potential of each individual through innovative programming, which emphasizes leadership development, service to others, academic achievement and continued personal growth for women, with a commitment to friendship and the future based on the sisterhood, values and traditions of the past.
The purpose of Zeta Tau Alpha is the intensifying of friendship, the fostering of a spirit of love, the creating of such sentiments, the performing of such deeds, and the moulding of such opinions as will be conducive to the building up of a purer and nobler womanhood in the world.
- International Designation: Kappa Mu
- Founded: 1898
- Came to Linfield: 1998
- Values: Love, Lifelong Learning, Leadership, Being Rather Than Seeming, Loyalty and Commitment, Responsibility, Humility, Seeking Understanding That We Might Gain True Wisdom, Service & Philanthropy
- Philanthropy: Breast Cancer Awareness
- Colors: Turquoise Blue and Steel Grey
- Flower: White Violet
- Symbol: Five-pointed crown
- Spring 2017 GPA: 3.268
- Membership Semesterly Dues: $290
- New Member Dues: Fall semester: $460 Spring semester: $483
Spring 2017 Chapter Officers:
President: Morgan Ochsenschlager
Vice President 1: Peyton Smith
Vice President 2: Brittany Seyl
Vice President 3 (Recruitment): Caylee Larkin
Secretary: Hope Flores-Austin
Treasurer: Angela Goodrich
Academics: Tomie Tamura
Risk Reduction and Education: Kailee Scott-Unger
Historian: Mariza RayfieldRituals Chair: Hannah Stanley
Panhellenic Delegate: Shea Gischer