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Citadel Professor and KA Alumnus Named to All-Southern Conference Faculty Team

Published on: January 21, 2016

Dr. Scott Buchanan (Theta Commission –  Citadel ’12) was recently named to the inaugural All-Southern Conference Faculty Team along with 9 other representatives, one from each of the other schools in the conference. He was selected by The Citadel to represent the institution based on his demonstrated service to the institution, proven record of high scholastic…

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Sam Houston State KA Leads School to National Recognition

Published on: December 2, 2015

Ronny Snow (Gamma Tau – Sam Houston State ’87), principal of Malakoff Elementary in Malakoff, Texas, led his school to be recognized by the U.S. Department of Education as a National Blue Ribbon School. The program recognizes public and private elementary, middle, and high schools based on their overall academic excellence or their progress in closing achievement gaps…

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2016 Province Council Dates & Locations

Published on: November 17, 2015

Crawford, Dunwody & HardemanFebruary 5th & 6th, 2016Panama City, FL – Laguna Beach Christian Retreat Center Candler, Feller & FramptonFebruary 5th & 6th, 2016Georgetown, KY – Georgetown College Chiles, Forrester & IrwinFebruary 12th & 13th, 2016Memphis, TN – University of Memphis NealFebruary 13th, 2016Reno, NV – University of Nevada, Reno Ammen, Hamilton, Graves, Smith &…

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Three KAs Named Outstanding Seniors of University of Tulsa College of Business

Published on: November 11, 2015

Of the four students from the Collins College of Business at the University of Tulsa honored as Jess Chouteau Outstanding Seniors, THREE are members of the Mu chapter of Kappa Alpha Order. The honor, which is “granted to TU seniors who demonstrate exceptional achievement in both academic and service endeavors,” was announced during TU’s “All…

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South Alabama KA Studies in Cuba

Published on: November 4, 2015

Senior Ethan Hamilton (Epsilon Alpha – South Alabama ’13) wanted to study abroad in Australia, but the cost was more than his assets. Instead, he settled for a summer in Cuba, becoming the first Jaguar to study on the Caribbean island where Americans are being welcomed again after more than 50 years. “After deciding I…

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Eastern Kentucky KA Hired as Executive Director of CEDET at EKU

Published on: October 28, 2015

Dr. Thomas M. Martin (Delta Mu – Eastern Kentucky ’89), previously the Senior Fellow for Research and Economic Policy at the Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education (CPE), has joined Eastern Kentucky University as Executive Director for its Center for Economic Development, Entrepreneurship and Technology (CEDET). Martin, a two-time EKU graduate, joined the CPE in 2011…

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Austin Peay State University Sends Record Number of Students to UIFI Including 4 Members of Kappa Alpha Order

Published on: October 9, 2015

Clarksville, TN – This summer, the North American Interfraternity Conference hosted its 26th Undergraduate Interfraternity Institute (UIFI) in Bloomington, Indiana, and 17 Austin Peay State University students received scholarships to attend the event, which is the largest attendance for this leadership development institute in the University’s history. Four of those attendees were members of the Zeta…

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Citadel KA Named Executive Director for the Krause Center

Published on: October 9, 2015

Col. Tom Clark named new director for Citadel’s Krause Center for Leadership and Ethics  CHARLESTON, SC – Leadership, ethics and service learning courses and experiences are a deeply embedded and required component of every cadet’s four-year program at The Citadel. Though everyone in The Citadel community plays a role in developing cadets into principled leaders,…

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North Texas KA Running for Klein ISD Board Trustee

Published on: October 8, 2015

Jamie W. Fuselier (Gamma Lambda – North Texas ’95) is running for Klein Independent School District Board of Trustees Position 4 (Houston) in the November 3rd election.  Jamie Fuselier was raised in Klein and attended elementary and intermediate school in the district. In total, he has been a resident of the area for twelve years….

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Wofford Kappa Alpha Order Brothers Coach Little League Team

Published on: October 6, 2015

Lessons from the dugoutWofford College Kappa Alpha Order brothers coach Little League team 6/23/2015 “What’s your favorite jelly bean color?” That was the question that Little League baseball coaches Henry Cornelson (Delta – Wofford ’14), Owen Hughes (Delta – Wofford ’14) and Cason Wells (Delta -Wofford ’14) asked their players at their first practice as…

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