"Women Enriched Through Lifelong Friendship." Since 1897, the pledges of the Alpha Omicron Pi women's fraternity have taken this motto to heart. And among these thousands of pledges are some people you might recognize. Celebrity Alpha Omicron Pis have made their mark in many areas. Some famous AOPis are television stars while other famous members of the Alpha Omicron Pi sorority are Olympic athletes. Even a few famous politicians are members of AOPi.
Who will you find on this list of celebrities who pledged Alpha Omicron Pi? Survivor winner Parvati Shallow was a member of Alpha Omicron Pi, from the original chapter Lambda Sigma. She received her B.A. Degree in journalism and minored in French and Italian. Fellow Survivor winner Natalie White was a member of Alpha Omicron Pi as well. Photojournalist Margaret Bourke-White was in Alpha Omicron Pi from the Omicron Pi chapter and actress Aneta Corsaut was a AOP sister from the original chapter Rho. Other famous women featured on this roundup of famous Alpha Omicron Pis include Courtney Kupets, Ashley Crow, and Angie Goff.
Do you think that being AOP sisters helped these celebrities in their careers? Take a look at this list and get in the conversation in the comments section.
Jessie Wallace Hughan co-founded Alpha Omicron Pi at Barnard College.