Penn History

Sororities at Penn, 1890-1990

Kappa Kappa Gamma (1890)

Kappa Kappa Gamma was founded on October 13, 1870, at Monmouth College in Monmouth, Illinois. Its colors are light blue and dark blue and its flower is the fleur-de-lis.

The Beta Alpha chapter of Kappa Kappa Gamma was the first sorority at Penn, founded on March 20, 1890. It was active until 1977.

Kappa Kappa Gamma, sorority, insignia, 1922
Kappa Kappa Gamma, sorority, insignia, 1922