Sigma Kappa

Chapter History

Chapter History

The Mu chapter of Sigma Kappa was founded by Jessie Pepper Padelford in 1910 at the University of Washington. Jessie was from Waterville, Maine, and a member of the Alpha chapter of Sigma Kappa at Colby College. Over 100 years later, Mu is one of the oldest active chapters of Sigma Kappa across the nation and continues to foster friendship, confidence, and leadership skills in its members.