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OU Panhellenic Association Members Celebrate 100 Years!

by Helen Ford Wallace Modified: May 17, 2013 at 12:15 pm •  Published: April 26, 2009

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BRUNCH AND VINTAGE FASHIONS

Models at the brunch showed fashions through the decades. (Photos by Helen Ford Wallace).


One of the activities during the University of Oklahoma Panhellenic Association’s Century of Sisterhood week-end was the brunch and fashion show at the National Weather Center.  OU Panhellenic was established in 1909.

Special guests  at the brunch were International and national sorority officers.

The fashion show opened with a model wearing a long dress with a train which could have been worn to class or to rush week 100 years ago.

Sorority chapters involved were Alpha Chi Omega, Alpha Delta Pi, Alpha Epsilon Phi, Alpha Gamma Delta, Alpha Omicron Pi, Alpha Phi, Alpha Xi Delta, Chi Omega, Delta Delta Delta, Delta Gamma, Delta Phi Epsilon, Gamma Phi Beta, Kappa Alpha Theta, Kappa Delta, Kappa Kappa Gamma, Phi Mu, Pi Beta Phi, Sigma Delta Tau, Sigma Sigma Sigma and Zeta Tau Alpha.

Claire Turmelle was chairman.

Claire Turmelle, Kaitlin Hornbostel, Connie Turmelle and Jordan Eppler greeted guests as they arrived at the National Weather Center for the party.

Kari Dawkins, Erin Simpson, Kristen Partridge and Kate Stanton celebrate Panhellenic’s 100 years.

A model takes to the runway for the vintage fashion show.

This outfit was from the 1960′s.




by Helen Ford Wallace
Society Editor
Helen Ford Wallace is a columnist covering society-related events/news for The Oklahoman. She puts local parties online with daily updates. She creates, maintains and runs a Parties blog which includes web casts. She is an online web editor for...
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