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AOP in Canada



On
September 30th, 1930, Alpha Omicron Pi became an international fraternity with the chartering of Beta Tau chapter at the University of Toronto. Since then, AOII has installed a total of 6 collegiate chapters and 5 alumnae chapters across Canada.

Collegiate
Chapters

Alumnae
Chapters

Beta Tau - BT
University of Toronto
Toronto, ON 
aoii_betatau@hotmail.com

chartered September 27, 1930

Toronto Area Alumnae Chapter

chartered February 10, 1935
President: Kristina Hunt

Beta Kappa - BK
University of British Columbia
Vancouver, BC


chartered October 17, 1931
returned charter in 1985

Montreal Alumnae Chapter

chartered March 25, 1941
President:
Wendy Moon-Bolyn

Kappa Phi - KF
McGill University
Montreal, PQ
aoii_kappaphi@hotmail.com

chartered March 25, 1939
returned charter 1973.
Re-chartered November 11, 1989

Vancouver Alumnae Chapter

chartered December 7, 1945
President: Carolyn Rhee-Thompson

Kappa Lambda - KL
University of Calgary
Calgary, AB
alphaomi@ucalgary.ca

chartered November 30, 1985

Ottawa Alumnae Chapter

chartered June 10, 1969
President:
MJ Jacobsen

Iota Chi - IC 
University of Western Ontario
London, ON
aoii_iotachi@hotmail.com

chartered October 25, 1986

Calgary Alumnae Chapter

chartered October 1, 1986
President:
Bryanne Weston

Gamma Chi - GC 
Carleton University
Ottawa, ON
aoii_gc@hotmail.com

chartered November 21, 1992

 

Notable Facts

International President 1979-1981 -  Joan Death McCallaum, Kappa Phi

Current International Volunteers
Dorothy Breeze, Beta Kappa, International Fraternity Development Committee
Marjorie Stevens, Beta Kappa, Collegiate Network Specialist
Kristy Lee Manchul, Kappa Lambda, Collegiate Network Specialist
Shala Schweitzer Berry, Kappa Lambda, Collegiate Network Specialist
Teresa Nelson, Kappa Lambda, Collegiate Network Specialist
Joan Deathe McCallaum, Kappa Phi, Perry Award Committee Chair, International Historian

Chapter Consultants:
Frances Gotlieb Stephan, Beta Tau 1975-76
Kirsten Eastwood, Beta Tau 1985-86
Diane Furher Taylor, Kappa Lambda 1993-94
Phaedra Burke Van der Meer, Kappa Lambda 1994-95
Teresa Nelson, Kappa Lambda 1998-99
Christine Walters, Iota Chi  1998-99

Perry Award (Outstanding Chapter President of AOII)
Bryanne Bennett Weston, Kappa Lambda, 1996

McCaulsand Cup (International Award for Outstanding Scholarship)
Beta Tau - 1947, 1957, 1975, 1979, 1985, 1989

Adele K. Hinton Award (Outstanding personal example for AOII)
Joan Deathe MacCallum, Kappa Phi, 1985

AOII Rose Award Recipients (Dedicated commitment to AOII)
Shirley Ann Potter Dempster, Kappa Phi 1957
Honoree Gresty Young Findlay, Beta Kappa 1957
Margaret Gibson, Beta Tau 1957
Mary Isobel Clemes Ensor, Beta Tau 1959
Lenore Valbourg Kinghorn Hetherington, Beta Tau 1959, 1961
Elizabeth Bennet McNab, Kappa Phi 1959
Ruth Dorothea Richardson Wardell, Beta Kappa 1961, 1965
Ada Jean Kirk Brown, Beta Kappa 1963
Mary Catherine Joan Hoare Mahoney, Beta Tau 1963
Elsie Graham Sumner Cuddy, Beta Tau 1969
Joan Deathe MacCallum, Kappa Phi 1971
Karen Agnete Hall Moon, Kappa Phi 1971
Sandra Homfray Keymer Temple, Kappa Phi 1975
Anne Ridsdale Mott, Beta Kappa 1977
Judit Mary Putti Spence, Beta Kappa 1979
Mary Jane Refausse Jacobsen, Beta Tau 1993
Marjorie Stevens, Beta Kappa 1999
Shala Schweitzer Berry, Kappa Lambda 2001