Social, professional, or honorary societies for males and females, respectively. Most such organizations use combinations of letters of the Greek alphabet as names. Many social organizations at U.S. colleges and universities are residential and require new members (“pledges”) to partake in initiation rites. Certain honorary societies, such as Phi Beta Kappa, are also called fraternities; membership is based on general undergraduate scholarship. Seealso secret society.
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Today TEX has been revitalized once again with the help of Sigma Alpha Rho (SAR). Chapters and/or training groups exist in several areas including the southern part of New Jersey and Philadelphia suburbs, led by a group in Voorhees, New Jersey.
Sisters can be elected to any position in their chapters and run any events that they choose, in addition to attending events organized by other chapters or by SAR.