Delta Pi Epsilon Society collection
04.DPES

 Gamma Alpha Chapter

Summary Information

Repository
Eastern Michigan University Archives
Creator
Delta Pi Epsilon. Gamma Alpha Chapter.
Creator
Delta Pi Epsilon.
Title
Delta Pi Epsilon Society collection
ID
04.DPES
Date [inclusive]
1974-1998
Extent
1.0 Linear feet 1 record center carton
Language
English
Abstract
The Delta Pi Epsilon Society collection documents the activities of the Gamma Alpha Chapter of Delta Pi Epsilon at Eastern Michigan University. Delta Pi Epsilon Society was founded in 1936 on New York University's campus and the Gamma Alpha Chapter at Eastern Michigan University was founded in 1974. The collection is arranged alphabetically with the exception of Delta Pi Epsilon History, which is placed at the beginning of the collection.  Meeting minutes and notes,   Membership, and  Publications information is further subdivided. Records date from 1974-2001, with the bulk of the records dating from 1992-1998.

Preferred Citation note

Please cite materials from the University Archives in the following manner: Item. Collection Title. Eastern Michigan University Archives.

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Administrative History

Delta Pi Epsilon is a national graduate honorary society for professionals founded on New York University's campus in 1936. The purpose of Delta Pi Epsilon is to support and promote scholarship, leadership, and cooperation toward the advancement of education for and about business. The Gamma Alpha Chapter of Delta Pi Epsilon was founded on Eastern Michigan University's campus in 1974 in hopes of "encouraging research, developing leadership, and further professional development of Delta Pi Epsilon in all the schools in Michigan."

The mission statement of the Society is "to improve the teaching of business through research, to develop leadership skills of members, to advance the profession through research and leadership activities, and to provide members with team-building and networking opportunities."

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Scope and Contents note

The records of the Delta Pi Epsilon Society collection contains information on membership, society and chapter histories, meeting minutes, correspondence, publications and a scrapbook of the Gamma Alpha Chapter of the Delta Pi Epsilon Society at Eastern Michigan University. The collection is arranged alphabetically with the exception of Delta Pi Epsilon History, which is placed first in the records.  Meeting minutes and notes,   Membership, and  Publications information is further subdivided.

The Meeting minutes and notes series is divided into chronological files that date from 1974, 1992-1997. The  Publication series includes the Delta Pi Epsilon Newsletter, Gamma Alpha Briefs, flyers,  The Early View of Business Education, and invitations and programs. The  Membership series includes committees, reports and lists, membership files, directories, membership book, initiates, applications and guidelines, and correspondence of both members and candidates.

Records date from 1974-2001, with the bulk of the records dating from 1992-1998.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Eastern Michigan University Archives 2012 February 14

Halle Library, Room 310
Ypsilanti, Michigan, 48197
734-487-2673
lib_archives@emich.edu

Conditions Governing Access note

Researchers are asked to request materials 24 hours prior to visiting the the University Archives.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Delta Pi Epsilon. Gamma Alpha Chapter.

Subject(s)

  • Eastern Michigan University
  • Greek letter societies
  • Sororities, Greek letter

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Collection Inventory

Box Folder

Delta Pi Epsilon History 1987-1996 

1 1

Bylaws 1992-1996  (Bulk, 1993)

1 2

Certificates 1992-1996  (Bulk, 1993)

1 3

Correspondence 1979-2000 

1 4

Clippings 1991-1996 

1 5

Financial 

1 6

Meeting Minutes and Notes 1989-2001 

Box Folder

 1974-1995  (Bulk, 1992-1995)

1 7

Meeting Notes 1999-2000 

1 8

 1997-2001 

1 9

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Membership 

Box Folder

Committees 1999-2000 

1 10

Membership File 1972-1998 

1 11

Membership Reports and Lists 1997-2001  (Bulk, 1998-1999)

1 12

Directories 1985-1993  (Bulk, 1990-1993)

1 13

Gamma Alpha Membership Book 

1 14

Initiates 1997-1998 

1 15

Applications and Guidelines 1997-2001 

1 16

Correspondence- Members 1987-1997 

1 17

Correspondence- Candidates 1975-1998  (Bulk, 1996-1998)

1 18

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Photographic Negatives 1975-1985 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023994883)   1 29
    Box Folder
Graphic materials (32307023994883)   1 29

Box Folder

Photographic Slides 1975-1985 

1 30

Photographs 1975-1985 

1 31

Publications 

Box Folder

Delta Pi Epsilon Newsletter 1993 

1 19

Gamma Alpha Briefs 1988-1998 

1 20

Flyers 1993-2001 

1 21

The Early View of Business Education by Frederick G. Nichols 1979 

Scope and Contents

The memories of Frederick G. Nichols' from 1878-1954.

1 22

Invitations and Programs 1979-2000  (Bulk, 1993-1997)

1 23

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Box Folder

Program of Work 

1 24

Summer Conference 1998 1998 

1 25

Summer Conferences- Materials taken from binder 1990-1994 

1 26

Scholarships 1990-1993  (Bulk, 1993)

1 27

Scrapbook 1988 

1 28