Sigma Nu Beta Beta

DePauw University

About Sigma Nu


Headquartered in Lexington, Virginia, Sigma Nu Fraternity was founded in 1869 at Virginia Military Institute in Lexington. Sigma Nu currently has 172 active chapters and colonies on college campuses throughout the United States and Canada, and has initiated over 230,000 members since its founding. Sigma Nu was founded to end hazing, and continues to be dedicated to the eradication of hazing. Sigma Nu is also the first national fraternity to provide its chapters with risk reduction policies and a comprehensive, 4 year membership education program.


To develop ethical leaders inspired by the principles of Love, Honor and Truth.
To foster the personal growth of each man’s mind, heart and character.
To perpetuate lifelong friendships and commitment to the Fraternity.

The Numbers

Sigma Nu has initated 230,000 brothers.

There are currently 10,400 collegiate brothers at 165 chapters on college campuses across the United States.

After graduation, brothers remain active in Sigma Nu. 174,000 living alumni make up 114 alumni chapters.

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Meet Our Chapter

The Beta Beta chapter of Sigma Nu was founded in November of 1890. Beta Beta has initiated 1,576 brothers in its 125 years.

Founding Brothers of Beta Beta helped found the Beta Zeta chapter, at Purdue University, in 1891. Brothers Charles Jakes and Alvin Dorsett initially met with a group of interested men at Purdue. Once granted a charter, Brothers Jakes, Dorsett, and Steta Takashima traveled to Lafayette for an initiation ceremony on Monday, October 24, 1891.

Our Brothers

Armaan Patel

Lt. Commander

Connor Marshall


Nathaniel Smith

Zachary Jacobs
Jayden Wallsmith
Jeremy Irving
Clay Langley
Aaron Rabishaw
Benjamin Booher
Daniel Grumieaux
Chapter Advisor
Caleb Akers
Connor Marshall
Dirk Fontaine
Jacob Widner
John Sampson
John Sherers
Jordan Mckinnon
Joshua Hanselman
Kyle Pratt
Thomas Speranza
Zane Roberts

Alumni Newsletters


March 9th

Formal Recruitment and Winter Term Recap

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April 22nd

Anchor Splash and Little 5

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October 22nd

Alpha Affiliate and Family Weekend

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April 5th

125th Anniversary, Philanthropy and Scholarship

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Advisory Board and Summer Happenings

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