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  1. Why Dallas new police chief's built-in bond with her sorority and HBCU is so importantRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 20 | Dallas Morning News

    ICYMI: Dallas' first female police chief is a member of Delta Sigma Theta sorority and has some not-too-far-from -Texas ties as a graduate of Grambling State University. The large contingent of Dallas Deltas and Grambling grads no doubt will quickly make U. Renee Hall feel right at home.

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  2. Rep. Marcia Fudge rounds up support for legislation to track college hazingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 13 | Cleveland.com

    It's too late for Timothy Piazza, who died in a February hazing incident at Penn State University, or for Gary DeVercelly, Jr., who died under similar circumstances while being hazed as part of a fraternity initiation at New Jersey's Rider University. But Warrensville Heights Democratic Rep. Marcia Fudge - a former national president of the Delta Sigma Theta sorority - hopes legislation she's introduced with Pennsylvania Republican Rep. Patrick Meehan will prevent future deaths.

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  3. Bike - Centennial celebrates 200 years of MississippiRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 12 | Daily Times Leader

    ... long before it became a state in 1817. Groups such as the Horseshoe Robertson Chapter of the NSDAR and the Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., also sponsored historical informational stations along the walkway during the event.

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  4. Gastonia women give backRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 5 | The Gaston Gazette

    The children at the Ututu school in Nigeria will be wearing new uniforms to class this year, and a group of Gastonia women are to thank. The Gastonia Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. raised $800 to give to the Ututu school, funding 30 new uniforms and backpacks for the students.

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  5. NiAngel Sindab chosen as Little Miss DeltaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 29 | Horry Independent

    ... Miss Delta first runner-up; and Serenity Brunson, Wee Miss Delta Queen. The Conway Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. recently held its 19th annual Little Miss Delta Scholarship Pageant in the Conway High School Auditorium. The ...

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  6. Three giants from Dallas' black community have died this monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 27 | Dallas Morning News

    Jowanda Jordan and Julia Jordan died one day apart last week after filling their lives with achievements that have left indelible imprints in their communities and city. Both were educators, civic servants and longtime members of the Dallas alumnae chapter of Delta Sigma Theta, of which Julia Jordan was past president.

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  7. Tonesha Smith is an Alabama a&M Stem StarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | Black Engineer

    ... math (STEM). For two years, Tonesha led more than 60 volunteers in Aim High, an organization sponsored by Delta Sigma Theta. She mentored thirteen students, helping them with financial aid, scholarship, and college application submissions. As a ...

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  8. Multicultural parade to display diversity Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | Pocono Record

    ... Resources, veterans groups, the National Council of Negro Women, the East Pocono Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, the NAACP, Ebony Circle, Monroe County United and the African American Network. ”There's a need to show diversity ...

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  9. Delta Sigma Theta sorority recognizes 13 Tyler girls as Junior DebutantesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    The Tyler Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta had its annual Junior Debutante Presentation June 9 at the Tyler Rose Garden Center. Contestants are young women who are transitioning from middle school to high school.

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  10. Cleveland City Schools Director Of Technology Named To Blackboard MVP ProgramRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2017 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... the theme for the High School Senior Recognition Program sponsored by the Chattanooga Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. on May 7. Approximately 90 graduating seniors from schools in the Chattanooga and Hamilton County area received ...

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  11. York Named SNMMI-TS Outstanding Educator Of The YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... the theme for the High School Senior Recognition Program sponsored by the Chattanooga Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. on May 7. Approximately 90 graduating seniors from schools in the Chattanooga and Hamilton County area received ...

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  12. Chattanooga Alumnae Chapter Hosts High School Senior Recognition...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... the theme for the High School Senior Recognition Program sponsored by the Chattanooga Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. on May 7. Approximately 90 graduating seniors from schools in the Chattanooga and Hamilton County area received ...

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  13. 'Bike-Centennial' rescheduled for July 8Read the original story

    Jun 20, 2017 | Daily Times Leader

    ... nation, West Point as a railroad town, Barq's root beer, West Point Native Bessie Johnson's artwork, Delta Sigma Theta and the Underground Railroad. Bryan Public Library Circulation Librarian Valerie Hargrove said the library would also remain a ...

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  14. Rep. Marcia Fudge wants legislation to track college hazing incidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | The Plain Dealer

    ... grasp the practice's prevalence and figure out how to reduce it. Fudge - a past national president of the Delta Sigma Theta sorority - described hazing as "a persistent and dangerous problem on campuses around the country that will only be solved if ...

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  15. Cities and Counties Push for a Cleaner, More Equitable FutureRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2017 | Sierra

    ... assistance of local nonprofits and community groups. Owned and operated by the Portland Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, the center is a "living building" that aims for the highest environmental level possible, by achieving net-zero ...

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  16. Deeadra Brown Named Principal of MacArthur High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | Irving Weekly

    ... for Supervision and Curriculum Development, the Texas Association for Secondary School Principals and Delta Sigma Theta. She's been nominated to Who's Who Among High School Teachers and earned the Employee of the Year honor in 2009 for the DeSoto ...

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  17. 27 Men of Honor recognizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2017 | Arkansas Online

    Twenty-seven high school seniors were honored by the Little Rock Alumnae chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority and the Delta Presents Outreach Foundation on May 7 at the 44th annual Delta Presents.

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  18. Delta Sigma Theta Awards ScholarshipsRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2017 | The Skanner

    The Portland Alumnae Chapter of the Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated awarded scholarships at its annual ceremony May 17. This year's scholarship winners, from left to right, are Sade Means , winner of the Cyvira Woods Memorial Scholarship; Crystal-Candice Naa Amorkor Quaye , winner of the Chris Poole-Jones Memorial Scholarship; Noah Habtemariam Tewlde , winner of the Milton Emanuel Memorial Scholarship; Makayla LaTanya Agnew , winner of the Willie Ralph Triplett Scholarship; Hiermon Medhanie , Dr. Norval Unthank and Thelma Unthank Memorial Scholarship; Ebony Lou Boyd , winner of the Beta Psi Chapter of the Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Scholarship; and Chidube Johns Egbo , winner of the Cyvira Woods Memorial Scholarhship.

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  19. Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Hosting Upcoming Fundrasier EventRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2017 | WTXL

    The Tallahassee Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. are hosting a fundraiser event in Tallahassee at the Junction at Monroe, happening on Saturday, June 10 at 9:30 p.m. public service programming of the sorority, which includes the Annual Youth Empowerment Summit, the Delta Academy, and Delta G.E.M.S. participation in such community events like the Sickle Cell 5K, Mayor Gillum's Annual Christmas Adopt-a-Family initiative, and Relay for Life.

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  20. "Bike-Centennial" set for June 24Read the original story

    May 24, 2017 | Daily Times Leader

    ... nation, West Point as a railroad town, Barq's root beer, West Point native Bessie Johnson's artwork, Delta Sigma Theta and the Underground Railroad. She said there would also be free snow cones between Kidtown and the Bryan Public Library and blues ...

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