Sunday Mar 2
Student panel addresses racism at Richmond
"Race at Richmond," a timely, open discussion just before the end of Black History Month, allowed students to talk about issues of race and racism on University of Richmond's campus Feb. 27. After Destiny LeVere, sophomore and vice president of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.'s chapter at Richmond, noticed the frequency of racist interactions ... (more)
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Thu Feb 27, 2014
On Common Ground News
Chi Tau Omega celebrates - AKA Day At The Capitol,' Founders Day
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority's Chi Tau Omega Chapter, which serves Covington and Conyers, was honored with the First Place Chapter Connection CARES Award and the Attendance Award during AKA Day at the Georgia State Capitol.
Asbury Park Press
Dr. Saundra Jordan: Improving lives
They paved the way so that blacks today would have freedom and equal opportunity for success, jobs and education.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Bridal Bliss: Worth the Wait
Bride: Mary Johanna Jordan, 29, Sr. Internal Auditor, Operations Groom: Alain-Bernard Pompilus, 29, Operational Improvement Manager Married On: July 27, 2013 Ceremony Location: Olympia Resort & Spa, Oconomowoc, WI Wedding Style: Traditional Elegance When Can I See You Again? True love really is worth the wait.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law: Voting Rights...
February 25 - A strong coalition of voting rights and pro-democracy organizations is demanding that the Georgia legislature reject HB891, a bill that would shorten early voting days in Georgia municipalities from twenty-one to six calling the bill, "a frontal assault on the great American democratic process."
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Lehigh University's Multicultural Greek Council holds its Spring Yard Show
The Multicultural Greek Council held its Spring Yard Show, in which seven multicultural fraternities and sororities performed step routines and introduced their core values to Lehigh students, last Friday night.
Knoxville News Sentinel
Funeral services set for community leader Ruth Edmonson Staffney
Mrs. Staffney was one of the first black women to work as a home demonstration agent for the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Tyler Morning Telegraph
ET Chapter celebrates AKA anniversary
The organization also will recognize Golden Honorees, those who have been active in the sorority for 50 and more years.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Pasadena/San Gabriel Valley Journal News
Pink Goes Red For A Day - HeartDisease, Women andAKA
Front Row : Regenia Moses, Bonnie Sherman, D. Marie Battle, Ruthie Hopkins, Patrice Marshall McKenzie, and Cornelia Kelly Gates.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Jewell Cardwell: Boys & Girls Club teams up with LeBron James Family Foundation for benefit gala
The LeBron James Family Foundation will present the "Aspire!" fundraiser March 15 at Todaro's Party Center to benefit youth development programs at the Boys & Girls Club of the Western Reserve.
Rho Tau Omega holds 17th - African American Read-In'
E. Jane Ball-Groom joins Emmani Ramos, Nadia Simmons, Makayla Simmons, Makiyah Simmons, Brittany Davis, Laniyah Hargrove, Juanita Green, Darauna Davis, Quintin Davis, Chakelah Goode and Andrea Parham-Shannon at the recent African American Read-In at Snow Hill Baptist Church.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Alpha Kappa Alpha chapter welcomes new members
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., Upsilon Chi Omega Chapter, initiated six women from the Gulf Coast area.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
African-American sorority at UI marks centennial
One hundred years ago this week, a group of African-American women at the University of Illinois joined together to form what would be the Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority's first chapter at a predominantly white public university.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
We're Excited About: Things going on around town
The cost is $20. Call 321-868-1104. Wings of Grace Ministries presents its third Valentine's Day concert at 7 p.m. Friday in the Studio Theater at the King Center at 3865 N. Wickham Road, Melbourne.
Pasadena/San Gabriel Valley Journal News
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Pasadena Chapter Scholarship Deadline Nears
Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. has given scholarships to college bound graduating seniors from schools in the San Gabriel Valley.
Mon Feb 10, 2014
Mayor Jean Quan, Council, meet with AKA Sorority members
Xi Gamma Omega chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority hosted at "Day at Oakland City Hall" to convene with Mayor Jean Quan and City Council members to discuss community issues and how Alpha Kappa Alpha could partner with city government to improve delivery of city services.
The Jackson Sun
Sorority celebrates Founders Day, recognizes high-schoolers for achievements
Jackson high school students were recognized for their exceptional achievements Sunday by the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., a sorority with a legacy of service to mankind that has continued for more than a century.
Sun Feb 09, 2014
All over the nation people dressed in red Friday for the American Heart Association's National Wear Red Day.