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2014 E. Fleming Mason Interns

Published on: March 22, 2015

Andrew Lock (Alpha Eta – Westminster ’11)Internship – Mercatus Center at George Mason UniversityAndrew Performed a variety of roles in his chapter, including Council of Honor Chairman, Crusade Commander, and Number I. His studies have traveled all the way to the United Kingdom as he spent a full semester abroad studying Political Science at the…

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University Chancellor Visits Alpha Kappa

Published on: March 20, 2015

R. Bowen Loftin, Chancellor of the University of Missouri, recently visited the Alpha Kappa chapter house to speak to all of the Members and Members Awaiting Initiation. During his time with the chapter, he discussed the importance of academic success, the benefits of a strong brotherhood, and leadership involvement within the chapter and in the…

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2014 Awards for Chapter Excellence

Published on: March 18, 2015

This spring, hundreds of undergraduate officers and future leaders of their respective chapters met at one of eight regional Province Councils throughout the months of February and March. Along with educational programming on Scholarship, Risk Management, Sexual Assault, Ritual, and other areas of chapter operations, chapters were recognized their achievements for the previous calendar year. Chapters…

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Apply to be a 2015 ELA Mock Chapter Advisor

Published on: March 18, 2015

By Dustin Brann This past June, Kappa Alpha Order hosted the largest Emerging Leaders Academy (ELA) with over 260 brothers gathering in Lexington, Virginia. ELA offers three unique learning opportunities Mock Chapter, Educational Track Sessions, and the Leadership Session Series. The Mock Chapter Experience allows participants to be placed in small groups to learn how…

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2015 Varlet

Published on: February 25, 2015

Introducing the 2015 Sesquicentennial Edition of The Varlet of Kappa Alpha Order. Our 2015 Sesquicentennial Edition of The Varlet of Kappa Alpha Order will be available for purchase at our KAonlinestore.com or available digitally here. The brief backorder, reported in January in an email to Number Is and the Advisory Council, was due to continued recruitment success. Another fall recruitment…

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5 Activities to Enhance Initiation

Published on: February 16, 2015

Over the next few weeks the new member educator will teach your new members the history and traditions of the Order. He should also include other productive topics such as scholastic excellence, professional development and chapter operations. Shortly prior to initiation it is important that new members have the correct understanding of the responsibilities that…

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Kappa Alpha Order Concerts

Published on: February 16, 2015

by David Merrill If your chapter is interested in hosting a special event or concert, please reference the section of the Kappa Alpha Order Risk Management Policy that address special events insurance: “Special events are defined as any event/function (1) where alcohol will be present, and the guest to member ration exceeds three-to-one; (2) involving athletic…

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First Rifle Winner Announced

Published on: February 13, 2015

Andrew Carr – The first Rifle Raffle winner was selected and announced at the Candler, Feller and Frampton Province Council at the University of Louisville in Louisville, Kentucky.  Tanner Gellinger, Number I at Zeta Omicron and recently elected Frampton Province Undergraduate Chairman, drew the lucky ticket. And the first ‪‎Sesquicentennial Rifle Raffle Winner is… Charles Briggs (Delta…

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2015 Alumni College Announced

Published on: February 12, 2015

Can’t make Convention this summer? Make plans to come to Lexington at an earlier date for an alumni-centric getaway. The Order will host the Alumni College in Lexington, Virginia on June 11-14. Alumni members and guests are encouraged to participate in an exciting new program centered on bringing alumni together in the birthplace of the Order…

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2015 NLI Recap

Published on: February 12, 2015

January 8th through 11th, 2015 – Chapter presidents from 129 chapters attended the Number I’s Leadership Institute, the Order’s premiere educational conference, in Sophia, North Carolina. The weekend-long conference, located at the Caraway Conference Center, was full of large group facilitation and small group discussions that focused on educating and empowering chapter presidents to perform…

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