PHILOMATHEAN / ALPHA PHI FRATERNITY

Alpha Phi History

The Alpha Phi Pin

The Alpha Phi Logo

Created by: O. A. Stevens

Year Introduced: June 1875

Colors: Ruby, Gold & Blue

Secret Letters: M.V.S.Q.H

Society Paper: The Journal

Nicknames: Philos, Zetas

The Zetas of 1904

The Zetas of 1904

Young men in this fraternity were trained in debate, discussion, impromptu speaking, essay writing, and journal work. Philomathean’s secret letters were jokingly translated to “Maude Valentine studies quite hard”. Along with the Whitney Lyceum, Alpha Phi Fraternity held their last meeting in 1910, the year C.C.I. became an all girls school.

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