Mu Phi Week 2
Card Set Information
Mu Phi Week 2
Mu Phi Epsilon
information for week 2
Where was MPE founded?
Metropolitan College of Music, Cincinnati, OH
When was MPE founded?
November 3, 1903
Who founded MPE?
WInthrop S. Sterling and Elizabeth Mathias Fuqua
Why was MPE founded?
To have a sorority for women comparable in aim to Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia Music Fraternity for men
to advance the cause of music in America
develop friendship through their common interest in music
What was the first chapter?
Alpha chapter, organized with eight charter members, and sic joined directly after the chapter was founded
What was the second chapter?
Beta chapter at the England Conservatory in Boston, MA on December 3, 1903
What was the third chapter?
Gamma chapter at the Michigan School of Music, Ann Arbor, MI on May 20, 1904
What was the first international chapter?
Alpha Tau at Philippine Women's University in 1962
What is the Tech chapter and when was it founded?
Beta Theta, May 29, 1966
What is Founders Day?
a day observed by collegiate and alumni chapters on November 13 every year
What is the Founder's Day Fund?
a donation made by all chapters each year
How much is the Founder's Day Fund?
1 penny/year since founded, so since this year is the 111th year, the fee is $1.11
What does the Founder's Day Fund support?
The two competitions of Mu Phi Epsilon