Archive of: Education

Academic Standards Update – Fall 2014

Published on: July 29, 2014

The Order’s and the Knight Commander’s goal is a 3.0 fraternity GPA by the Sesquicentennial Celebration & 76th Convention in 2015.

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ELA – recap in social media

Published on: June 20, 2014

[View the story "Emerging Leaders Academy 2014" on Storify]

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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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Springtime, formal time.

Published on: April 2, 2014

by Jesse S. Lyons, Director of Communciations Its springtime and with the change in seasons comes the interest in hosting a formal or special social event. A few reminders: 1. Decorations, outfits, and theme You may wear period costumes as your outfits for a formal. However, under no circumstances may you wear confederate uniforms or […]

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Welcome to the “new” KAPPAALPHAORDER.org

Published on: February 4, 2014

by: Jesse S. Lyons, Director of Communications The sixth (only the sixth) iteration of our national website is now live. Explore our new engaging design, test the mobile responsiveness, be inspired by the bold values statements, and utilize the new, streamlined navigation. We hope you like it! If you see issues, something missing, or heaven […]

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3 Tips to Help You During Finals

Published on: January 28, 2014

By Nick Palmer, Director of Chapter Development Kappa Alpha Order, National Administrative Office [Nick is an initiate from Delta Lambda Chapter at Middle Tennessee State University is new to the blogosphere but he has committed to becoming an helpful source for education for our members and other college students. Check his site out from time to time.] It’s finals […]

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Lift High Your Glasses

Published on: January 28, 2014

Brothers and friends, a happy January 19th to all. Today we celebrate the birth of Robert E. Lee as well as our founding, in lieu of December 21. This is the traditional date for a Convivium Celebration, but those events may also be held throughout the year. When our Alpha Chapter was forming in the […]

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5 Reasons Hazing Cannot be Justified

Published on: January 28, 2014

[This is a guest blog post from Nick Bell, a junior at Washington & Lee University and a 2011 initiate of Alpha Chapter] Many people see hazing in the chapter as nothing more than silly antics and harmless pranks like those remembered from the 1980s hit comedy Animal House. The realities of hazing are severely unlike […]

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ELA recap on Storify

Published on: June 18, 2013

[View the story "Excitement of Emerging Leaders" on Storify]

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KAOEF Announces 2013-2014 Scholarship Recipients

Published on: April 18, 2013

The Kappa Alpha Order Educational Foundation is pleased to be able to provide scholarships to 98 great young men on the basis of their academic record, their involvement with the Kappa Alpha Order and other campus activities. Congrats to these lucky gentlemen! For more information about KAOEF scholarships, other support provided by the Foundation to […]

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