Alpha Sigma Tau (ΑΣT) is a national sorority founded on November 4, 1899 at Michigan State Normal College (now Eastern Michigan University) in Ypsilanti, Michigan. Alpha Sigma Tau, Alpha Xi Chapter at Mansfield University was installed in 1965. On the national level, as well as locally the sorority supports Habitat for Humanity as well as the Pine Mountain Settlement School.
As a member of Alpha Sigma Tau,
I believe in the permanence and loveliness of its ideals.
I believe in the values of friendship and fidelity to purpose.
I believe in the fulfillment of self and will strive to contribute my share to the progress of mankind.
I believe in cultivating beauty of spirit and graciousness of living in all my contacts with others.
I believe that faithfulness to these ideals will help me to live joyously and valiantly.
Date Founded at MU: 1965
National Founding Date: November 4, 1899
Founded: Michigan State Normal College (Eastern Michigan State University) Ypsilanti, Michigan
Chapter Affiliation: Alpha Xi
Motto: Active, Self-Reliant, Trustworthy
Colors: Emerald Green and Gold
Flower: Yellow Rose
Magazine: The Anchor
Inter/National Headquarters: Birmingham, Alabama
Local Website: http://www.wix.com/ASTShelle/Alpha-Xi-Chapter-Web
National Website: http://alphasigmatau.org/