Triota: The WGSS Honor Society



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Iota Iota Iota (Triota) was started in 1992 at the Metropolitan State College of Denver. The Greek letter "Iota" was selected for the name to represent the three goddesses Inanna, Ishtar, and Isis.

Triota at OSU

The OSU Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies Honor Society was founded in 2004. The first induction ceremony was held February 9, 2004.

Triota strives to maintain feminist values central to women's, gender and sexuality studies:

  • egalitarianism
  • inclusiveness
  • celebration of diverse experiences

Triota also works to enhance the experience of students in Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies as well as recognizing their academic achievements.


Students who are WGSS majors or minors, have taken at least 6 credit hours in WGSS and have at least a 3.0 GPA, are invited to join Iota Iota Iota. Membership applications may be picked up in the WGSS office located in 286 University Hall, 230 N. Oval Mall, or requested by email at

Interested in applying? Fill out the Triota Application! Please submit completed applications to