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Tri Sigma in the 1970's

1971 Twenty-ninth Convention, Denver, CO
Helen Marie Eggert Snyder, Alpha Xi, became our 7th National President. Served 1971-1983.
1973 75th anniversary of Sigma Sigma Sigma
1974 Thirtieth Convention, Kansas City, MO
The whole crown badge became the official badge of Sigma Sigma Sigma
Key Alumnae Program instituted.
Affirmed the founding purposes and Declaration of Principles of Sigma Sigma Sigma.
Sailboat became an additional national symbol.
1975 Playroom at Cardinal Glennon Hospital, St. Louis, MO, dedicated.
1977 Thirty-first Convention, Chicago, IL
Triennial billing for alumnae dues began.
1978 Playroom at Children’s Medical Center, Dallas, TX, dedicated.
1979 Alumnae Advisory Committee established.
1980 Thirty-second Convention, Lafayette, LA—first convention on a college campus (Univ. of SW Louisiana).
“Make a Child Smile” balloon ascension introduced to benefit RPM.

College chapters added during this decade include:
Delta Zeta, Delta Eta, Delta Theta, Delta Iota, Delta Kappa, Delta Lambda, Delta Nu, Delta Mu, Delta Xi, Delta Omicron, Delta Pi, Delta Rho, Delta Sigma, Delta Tau.

Alumnae chapters chartered were 60.