Happy New Year!

2015 was another historical year for Kappa Sigma. Not only did we initiate more men, we set new records in ritual proficiency and service as well. The Order continues to grow stronger year in and year out thanks to the steadfast commitment of each and every one of you. There is much to look forward…

Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays! Happy Holidays to you and your family from the brothers of the Kappa Sigma Fraternity. We hope you enjoy the holidays with your family, friends and loved ones. We wish you a happy, healthy and safe holiday season! AEKDB from all of the brothers of Kappa Sigma

Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas! The brothers of the Kappa Sigma Fraternity wish you and your family a Merry Christmas. We hope you enjoy the holidays with family, friends and loved ones. We wish you a happy, healthy and safe holiday season! AEKDB from all of the brothers of Kappa Sigma

Happy Hanukkah!

Happy Hanukkah! The brothers of the Kappa Sigma Fraternity wish a Happy Hanukkah to all of our Jewish brothers as well as their friends and families. May your night be bright. We wish you and yours a happy, healthy and safe holiday season! AEKDB from all of the brothers of Kappa Sigma

Happy 146th Founders’ Day!

On this Founders’ Day, we celebrate our 146th year as a brotherhood. On December 10th 1869, the Five Friends and Brothers gathered to draft a constitution and they founded the Kappa Sigma Fraternity in North America. At the time 46 East Lawn on the University of Virginia campus was occupied by William Grigsby McCormick. It was…

Kappa Sigma Founders: George Miles Arnold

George Miles Arnold was born August 27, 1851 in Troy, New York. He entered the University of Virginia in 1869, his chief studies being Latin, French, and mathematics. His facility for languages led his friends to call him “the little Spaniard.” George Miles Arnold was very active in the Fraternity during its infancy and through…

Kappa Sigma Founders: John Covert Boyd

John Covert Boyd was born December 24, 1850, near Bradford Springs, Sumter County, South Carolina. After preparing for college at private schools in Charleston, South Carolina, Boyd spent two years at the University of Virginia from 1869 to 1871. Boyd began his medical course in his second year at Virginia, then entered the medical department…

Kappa Sigma Founders: Edmund Law Rogers

Edmund Law Rogers was born July 1, 1850 in Baltimore, Maryland. He prepared for college at the James Kinnier Academy in Baltimore, where Founder Frank Courtney Nicodemus was one of his classmates. As with Arnold, Rogers entered the University of Virginia as a freshman in 1869. Rogers studied architecture and also developed an interest in…