Archive of: Alumni

KA150 Resources

Published on: August 22, 2014

Do you want to use this logo? You’ve come to the right place! CHAPTERS, MEMBERS, EVERYONE! Click the link below and begin using our official Sesquicentennial imagery on your social media, websites, email, and print materials. If there is every any doubt, please email this link for approval or questions. Of course, as always, for […]

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KA150.org – The Celebration Starts Here

Published on: August 21, 2014

by Jesse S. Lyons (Delta Alpha – Western Carolina ’98), Assistant Executive Director for Advancement Kappa Alpha Order is proud to launch our Sesquicentennial Celebration website. This specific-purpose site is designed to educate, engage, and entertain every KA and even the friends of our Order. Here’s some highlights about the site: WATCH ONLINE View the […]

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KA Who’s Who – the largest compilation of Charter Members

Published on: August 12, 2014

By Jesse S. Lyons, Assistant Executive Director for Advancement The staff at the National Administrative Office is completing a comprehensive Charter Member List of each previously chartered chapter. It is most likely the most comprehensive list of chapter historical data since the 1966 Alumni Directory. This information will be published in the 150th Anniversary Alumni […]

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Alumni Engagement: Utilizing an E-newsletter Template

Published on: August 8, 2014

By Brent Buswell (Beta Eta- University of Oklahoma ’09) There are many things that help to contribute to a good chapter, but continual alumni involvement can take a chapter from good to great.  The ability to communicate with alumni is a very integral aspect of chapter operations, yet it is one of the most difficult […]

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Philanthropy: An Introduction (1)

Published on: August 8, 2014

By Greg Waterworth (Beta Kappa – Maryland ’10) The benefits of a well-executed philanthropy event have wide spread positive outcomes for any chapter, internally and externally. The unfortunate reality is many chapters in Kappa Alpha Order struggle to organize a “successful” philanthropy event. Many events are thrown together in hast, while others fail to inspire […]

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Get Your Beard On!

Published on: August 8, 2014

Septembeard 2014 is only a month away. It is time to get organized and get growing! The month of September is National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month. Join the Kappa Alpha Order National Administrative Office staff and other KA chapters who have joined Septembeard in supporting the best prostate cancer research programs out there. All dedicated […]

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Non Incautus Futuri: Preparing for the Fall Semester this Summer

Published on: August 8, 2014

By Greg Waterworth (Beta Kappa- Maryland ’10) One of the many lessons we can take away from our spiritual founder General Robert E. Lee, comes from his family crest. The Lee family crest is emblazoned with the Latin motto “Non Incautus Futuri,”or in English, be not unmindful of the future. Strong leaders are always making preparations for the […]

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Nothing could have been finer than B4B in Carolina!

Published on: July 28, 2014

$75,000 raised to support the KAOEF! The KAOEF wants to thank all of those donors who supported the 17th annual Bid for Brotherhood at the Bank of America stadium in Charlotte, North Carolina on July, 25th. Your support resulted in over $75,000 being raised in support of our undergraduate members.  Your generosity allows us provide […]

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Garth Dunklin & Norman George awarded the Knight Commander’s Accolade

Published on: July 28, 2014

Conferral of Knight Commander’s Accolades 2nd Annual Crimson & Gold Society Dinner, Quail Hollow Club July 26, 2014 The first Knight Commander’s Accolades were awarded by then Knight Commander Henry J. Foresman (Beta Commission – VMI ‘41) in 1967. He created the award to recognize excellence in leadership and service to the Order. The Executive […]

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Charlotte, N.C. are you ready to Bid 4 Brotherhood!

Published on: June 4, 2014

 17th Annual Bid For Brotherhood is coming to Charlotte and the Bank of America Stadium!  Bid for Brotherhood is a silent and live auction event established to support KA’s educational and leadership programs. When: Friday, July 25, 2014 @ 6:30pm Where: Bank of America Stadium, Home of the Carolina Panthers 800 S. Mint Street Charlotte, […]

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