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Sesquicentennial Rifle
Winner Announced

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Fourth Rifle Winner Announced

Published on: June 28, 2015

Kappa Alpha Order and the Kappa Alpha Order Educational Foundation (KAOEF) are proud to announce the fourth winner of the year-long Sesquicentennial Rifle Raffle.  Our newest winner was drawn on June 26th at the Kappa Alpha Order National Office in Lexington, Virginia by the Order’s National Archivist, SGM E. Kent McMichael (Beta Commission – VMI…

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Spouse and Guest Events for 76th Convention

Published on: June 23, 2015

In our efforts to make celebrating the Order’s Sesquicentennial as hospitable as possible, alternate events for spouses and guests have been organized. Theses events will allow those attendees, who may not be initiated into KA, to have some fun and enjoy the beautiful Shenandoah Valley, Roanoke, and Historic Lexington, Virginia. Join the first lady of KA,…

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Entryway and Veterans Memorial Dedication

Published on: June 22, 2015

Kappa Alpha Order has long held a military tradition and connection. We are patriots to American and have had thousands of men serve and present the ultimate sacrifice to our country. To their honor and memory stands a permanent memorial and entranceway at the National Administrative Office at Mulberry Hill in Lexington, Virginia. The memorial…

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Featured Speakers at the Sesquicentennial Celebration and 76th Convention

Published on: June 19, 2015

The Sesquicentennial Celebration and 76th Convention will be held from July 30th through August 2nd in Roanoke, Virginia at Hotel Roanoke with a special day in Lexington, Virginia on Friday. Along with the Opening Celebration, three Convention Sessions, Model Initiation, and the Sesquicentennial Ball that are simply a few highlights of the full schedule of events,…

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Updated History to be Released at 76th Convention

Published on: June 18, 2015

2015 marks the Sesquicentennial of the founding of Kappa Alpha Order, and before celebrating our present, we must remember our past. The Order is proud to announce that a new history book will be unveiled at the Sesquicentennial Celebration and 76th Convention.  Earlier this year, Dr. Martin Clagett completed Excelsior: The Story of Kappa Alpha Order….

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Tampa, Florida Celebration Recap

Published on: June 17, 2015

May 7, 2015 – The sixth Sesquicentennial Regional Celebration was held in the Tampa Yacht and Country Club overlooking Tampa Bay. Brothers and their guest enjoyed an opportunity to meet  William E. Dreyer (Alpha Delta – William Jewell) and hear him discuss his four objectives as Knight Commander and the Order’s accomplishments in this historic year.  James L. Ferman…

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KA Recognized at Fraternity Communications Conference

Published on: May 31, 2015

Kappa Alpha Order made off well at the 2015 annual conference of the Fraternity Communications Association (FCA). Held at the historic Seelbach Hotel in downtown Louisville, Kentucky, the three day conference was well attended and filled with educational sessions, networking opportunities, and recognition of great communication work. Along with being one of the few organizations…

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Summer 2015 Staff Departures

Published on: May 30, 2015

This May we say farewell to three Associate Directors of the Kappa Alpha Order National Administrative Office staff, Jeremy Duke, Andrew Lock and Gregory Waterworth. Their contributions have not only had a great impact on the individuals that they have worked alongside, their efforts have assisted the Order achieve a higher level of excellence in…

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Things All Recent KA Graduates Should Do to Stay Involved

Published on: May 28, 2015

You were an undergraduate college student and active member of KA for four (or five) years. You chaired committees, served as an officer, planned parties and mixers, and participated in your favorite sorority’s man pageant philanthropy event, but you just graduated. So, now what? As you know, Kappa Alpha Order is not a four-year organization;…

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5 Ways Your Chapter Could Benefit from ELA 2015

Published on: May 28, 2015

Summer is upon us, and while some of your chapter brothers may be rushing home to see their families, diving into more books for summer classes or just lounging by the pool, there are still some great opportunities this summer for KA undergraduate members. Emerging Leaders Academy, Stewards of the Order, and Crusade RoundTable are…

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