Mecca for Pep
Mecca for Pep was a women's physical education club. All women on campus were strongly encouraged to join this club. The club was organized to encourage women to come together in a social setting and partake in a variety of athletic activities. Volleyball, baseball, basketball, hiking, skating, dancing, archery, tennis, and clogging were among the activities organized by Mecca for Pep.
Mecca for Pep evolved into the Women's Athletic Association in 1941.
This image lists the names of the members participating in the Mecca for Pep club on campus in 1930. This image also shows how popular this club was among female students on campus.
MSTC yearbook, The Beaver 1931, provides a description of the Mecca for Pep club. The photograph of the organization's members further illustrates the popularirty of the club among women on campus.