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Alpha Kappa Alpha Chapter Holds Juneteenth Event

Alpha Kappa Alpha Chapter Holds Juneteenth Event

Juneteenth is celebrated as the date when the last slaves being held in Texas found out they had been freed by the Emancipation Proclamation. The realization in came some 2 1/2 years after President Abraham Lincoln signed the document. This year, Juneteenth will be observed with a Western Roundup in Columbus. The event is organized […]

New (Tau Rho) Chapter Charted at University of Southern Indiana

New (Tau Rho) Chapter Charted at University of Southern Indiana

article source Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.  charted a new chapter on the campus of University of Southern Indiana on Sunday, April 21, 2013 as reported by the student newspaper, The Shield. The new chapter began with 12 new initiates. David Stetter, fraternity and sorority life director, said USI has worked for over a year to […]

81st South Eastern Regional Conference of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc Begins

81st South Eastern Regional Conference of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc Begins

(originally posted on Tri-State Defender) With a global point of view in mind, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. members have converged on Memphis for the 81st South Eastern Regional Conference. The four-day conference – March 14-17 – is projected to attract 3,000-plus sorority members from the 105-year-old international sorority’s South Eastern Region – Alabama, Tennessee […]

THIS WEEKEND: Alpha Kappa Alpha’s 83rd Mid-Western Regional Conference Goes to Tulsa Oklahoma

THIS WEEKEND: Alpha Kappa Alpha’s 83rd Mid-Western Regional Conference Goes to Tulsa Oklahoma

(originally printed in Tulsa World) The 83rd Mid-Western Regional Conference of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc.  is to be held in Tulsa, Oklahoma this weekend, bringing with it more than 600 members and several events that will be open to the public. The theme of this year’s conference at Renaissance Tulsa Hotel and Convention Center […]

Louisiana (Alpha Kappa Alpha) Soror Missing: Soror Terrilynn Monette

Louisiana (Alpha Kappa Alpha) Soror Missing: Soror Terrilynn Monette

ILoveMyAKA.com has confirmed that the missing New Orleans woman, Ms. Terrilynn Monette, is a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. After reading initial news stories, we took to the web for more information. News anchor Katie C Moore of WWL-TV confirmed in a tweet, “Yes, she is an AKA.” Our hearts go out to […]

Alpha Kappa Alpha recognizes students for accomplishments, chapter members for service

High school seniors in Jackson-Madison County Schools were honored for their outstanding achievements in academics, community service, fine arts and sports Sunday afternoon at a Founders’ Day ceremony for Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. Members of Jackson’s Gamma Alpha Omega chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Inc. also were honored for their contributions to the community […]

Gun Violence Aftermath: Michelle Obama Attends Funeral, Donate to Hadiya’s Family, Prayers for Our Soror

Gun Violence Aftermath: Michelle Obama Attends Funeral, Donate to Hadiya’s Family, Prayers for Our Soror

The funeral may be over, but Hadiya Pendleton will never ever be forgotten. Hundreds of mourners and dignitaries including, first lady Michelle Obama, packed a Chicago church on Saturday, February 9, 2013, as Hadiya Pendleton, the 15 year old Chicago honor student killed by gun violence, was laid to rest. An outpouring of support has continued […]