History

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The Beta Omega Beta Founders. Left to right: Sarah Patton, Jimi Hendricks, Renee Steber, Sharon Youngren, Marni Laverentz, and Joan Schaver

Beta Omega Beta was founded in 1992 at Northeast Missouri State University which was later renamed in 1996 to Truman State University.  Six women pursued the goal of filling the void on campus of a non-Greek social sisterhood. This is the story of how ΒΩΒ was created.

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The first Roberts Class, 1992. Back row, from left: Debbie Marner, Karina Rich, Sharon Youngren (Founder), Sue Novinger, and Renee Steber Krueger (Founder). Middle row, from left: Joan Schaver (Founder), Sarah Patton Brown (Founder), Callile Himes, Kim Link, Jen Donovan, Ella Kline. Front row, from left: Lisa Shirey, Jimi Hendricks (Founder), Denise Young and Carrie Connor

Left to right: Renee Krueger, Jimi Hendricks, and Jen

First ΒΩΒ Smoker, 1992. From left: Renee Krueger, Jimi Hendricks, and Jen Donovan

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First Beta Omega Beta Advisor, Mark Weidner