Kappa Alpha Order

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2019 Number I’s Leadership Institute Recap

The 2019 Number I’s Leadership Institute (NLI) took place at the Caraway Conference Center in Sophia, North Carolina, January 3rd through 6th. All of Kappa Alpha Order’s Number Is (chapter presidents) participated in the three-day, alcohol-free conference.

The focus of NLI is to educate and empower Number I’s to understand their role and responsibility as the chapter’s highest elected officer, recognize the tools and support systems provided, and to understand the standards and policies of operating an active chapter of Kappa Alpha Order.


Learning Outcomes

At the conclusion of NLI Number Is will be able to…

  • explain Kappa Alpha Order’s Values and their purpose within the Order
  • identify risky behavior associated with fraternity and sorority life
  • evaluate their chapter’s financial operations and address areas of concern
  • utilize the Order’s recruitment resources to create a recruitment plan for their chapter
  • demonstrate how to properly run a chapter meeting
  • recognize key components of the Order’s Ritual
  • examine their chapter’s academic practices and address areas of concern
  • apply minor and major offenses to increase member accountability within their chapters

Topics Covered

  • Kappa Alpha Order’s Values and Purpose
  • Risk Management
  • Financial Operations
  • Recruitment
  • Chapter & Officer Meeting Operations
  • Working with Chapter Officers using the Birkman Personality Assessment
  • Chapter Judicial Procedures
  • Ritual
  • Academics
  • Crisis Management

Recap Video

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