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18 hrs ago | KCRA-TV Sacramento

First African American sorority in US hosts youth summit

A youth summit sponsored by the first African American sorority in the nation was aimed at preparing students for the future.


Related Topix: Sororities, Student Society

22 hrs ago | Burlington Times News

Arts Council's - 40 Under 40' exhibit opens tonight

"40 Under 40," featuring artwork by 40 artists under age 40, opens with a reception from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. today and runs through June 13 at the Alamance County Arts Council, 213 S. Main St. More than 70 entries were received from around the country, and a $500 best-in-show award will be announced at the opening, which is free and open to the ... (more)


Related Topix: Alamance County, NC, Alamance, NC, Student Society, Sororities, Elon University, Graham, NC

Wed Apr 23, 2014

Daily Dispatch

Rho Tau Omega Chapter celebrates silver anniversary

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Rho Tau Omega charter members Jennie Franklin, Patsy Hargrove, Bertadean Baker, Margaret Bullock, Eva Clayton and Constance Davis join Dr. Marye J. Jeffries, 11th mid-Atlantic regional director of Alpha Kappa Alpha, at the chapter's recent 25th anniversary celebration.


Related Topix: Sororities, Student Society

Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Times-Picayune

Economic Security Summit presented May 3 in Slidell

Tau Iota Omega chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority, in conjunction with Hartzell Mt.


Related Topix: Slidell, LA, Student Society, Sororities, Methodist, Religion

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Baltimore News

Dems to appear at gubernatorial forums

Three candidates seeking the Democratic nomination in the race for Maryland governor are scheduled to appear at two Baltimore-area forums.


Related Topix: Student Society, Sororities

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Pasadena/San Gabriel Valley Journal News

Rev. Nolanda Love to Receive Mother of the Year at Fashionetta

On Saturday, May 10, 2014, the Pasadena Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. is hosting its 26th Annual "Fashionetta: Scholarship and Salute to Mothers Fundraiser Luncheon and Fashion Show" at the Glendale Hilton.


Related Topix: Student Society, Sororities

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Rock Hill Herald

AKA debs to be presented April 18

The Eta Alpha Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority's annual debutante cotillion, "Lovely Ladies of Splendor and Grace," will be 6:30 p.m. Friday at Events at Manchester, 1965 Cinema Drive, Rock Hill.


Related Topix: Sororities, Student Society, Alpha Omega

Greene Publishing, Inc.

Local Alpha Kappa Alpha Members Attend Regional Conference

Story Submitted Twenty members of the Nu Omega Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. attended the Sorority's South Atlantic Regional Conference April 3-6.


Related Topix: Sororities, Student Society, Florida

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Women's Forum merits a pat on the back

Thirty-two years ago, members of the board of the Women's Forum trimmed the crusts off the white-bread tuna and chicken sandwiches to "make them nice" for the attendees of the first Women's Forum.


Related Topix: Baked Goods, Life, Food, Bread, Fredericksburg, VA, Student Society, Sororities

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Alabama Live

University of Alabama sorority publishes history book to celebrate 40th anniversary

Members and alumnae of the University of Alabama Alpha Kappa Alpha chapter celebrated sisterhood and shared history this weekend to honor their 40th anniversary on campus.


Related Topix: University of Alabama, Sororities, Student Society

Tue Apr 08, 2014

Log Cabin Democrat

Award-Winning Theta Mu Wins Regional Awards

The ladies of Theta Mu Chapter, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Incorporated are bringing back multiple awards from the South Central Regional AKA conference in Dallas, Texas.


Related Topix: Student Society, Sororities, Dallas, TX

Financial News & Daily Record

Alpha Kappa Alpha turns Jacksonville pink and green

Downtown was awash in pink and green last week when the Alpha Kappa Alpha 61st Annual South Atlantic Regional Conference checked into local hotels and the Prime Osborn Convention Center.


Related Topix: Downtown (Jacksonville, FL), Student Society, Sororities, Duval County, FL

Sun Apr 06, 2014

Fashionetta Cotillion program is Saturday in Biloxi

The Upsilon Chi Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. will present its 2014 Fashionetta Cotillion Scholarship Program at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Frank Gruich Community Center in Biloxi.


Related Topix: Biloxi, MS, Student Society, Sororities, Chi Omega, Howard University

Thu Apr 03, 2014

The Clarion-Ledger

Save the date: Zoo Brew, golf, wine-tasting

Craft beer and food from Jaco's Tacos and Wing Stop will be served up. Details, * Swing for a Cure golf tournament, a benefit for JDRF, is set for April 12. Details, 981-1184 or email * The Blasta Wine Tasting at Fenian's Pub 2-5 p.m. April 13 will raise funds for CelticFest.


Related Topix: Beer, Ridgeland, MS, Recreational Vehicle, Coleman, Student Society, Sororities, Jackson, MS

Wed Apr 02, 2014

Flint Area League of Women Voters to host discussion on increasing minimum wage

Those who are interested in the debate about whether Michigan should raise its minimum wage may want to check out a panel discussion on that subject on Saturday, April 5. The League of Women Voters-Flint Area will host the discussion at 10 a.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Flint, 2474 S. Ballenger Highway.


Related Topix: Flint, MI, Student Society, Sororities, Genesee County, MI

Tue Apr 01, 2014

The Summerville Journal-Scene

Sorority celebrates anniversary, gives awards

Sigma Upsilon Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. celebrated the 106th Founders' Day Observance of the sorority at the historic Bethel AME Church in Summerville on March 22. The speaker for the occasion was Sigma Upsilon Omega's own Barbara Parrott, the director of the Williamsburg County Department of Social Services in Kingstree.


Related Topix: Student Society, Sororities, Summerville, SC, Williamsburg County, SC, Kingstree, SC

Sun Mar 30, 2014

The Florida Times-Union

Black sorority to bring 4,500 members to Jacksonville

The big-picture goal is to discuss economic, health, social justice and human rights issues and build leadership and a community-service mind set among its members.


Related Topix: Student Society, Sororities, Education Etc., Tampa, FL, Howard University

Sat Mar 29, 2014

WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

MTSU's AKA Sorority Helping With Duck Derby

The MTSU Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority partnered with the Child Advocacy Center and volunteered their time for the 2014 Duck Derby.


Related Topix: Sororities, Student Society, Cannon County, TN

Fri Mar 28, 2014

The Daily News Journal

Students learn the laws of drunkenness at annual "Mocktails"

Alcohol Awareness Week kicked off with "Mocktails," a presentation that aimed to debunk some of the myths surrounding alcohol.


Related Topix: Student Society, Sororities, Murfreesboro, TN