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Texas A&M Commerce Alumni Ambassadors

Published on: February 27, 2020

Cam Le (Gamma Upsilon–Texas A&M-Commerce ’03), Chris Shaw (Gamma Upsilon–Texas A&M-Commerce ’97), and Brandon Williams (Gamma Upsilon–Texas A&M-Commerce ’06) were recognized as 2020 Alumni Ambassadors for Texas A&M University-Commerce. Departments across campus choose former students to serve as Ambassadors, inviting them to return to campus to interact with students and faculty. This is the highest…

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Transylvania Alumnus Joins Field & Main Bank’s Lending Team

Published on: February 26, 2020

Field & Main Bank hires mortgage loan officer LEXINGTON, Ky. — Lloyd Alverson (Alpha Theta–Transylvania ’09) joined Field & Main Bank’s lending team as mortgage loan officer. He previously served as a loan officer for Fifth Third Bank in Lexington. Alverson brings banking experience to the position, including in the areas of retail banking and…

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UGA Alumnus 2019 Georgia Farmer of the Year

Published on: February 24, 2020

Robert Dickey named 2019 Georgia Farmer of the Year By Sharon Dowdy for CAES News Crawford County peach farmer Robert Dickey (Gamma–Georgia ’72)has been named the 2019 Georgia Farmer of the Year. A fourth-generation farmer, Dickey manages approximately 1,000 acres of peaches and 3,000 acres of timberland with the help of his 90-year-old father, Bob…

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McNeese State Celebrates 50 Years

Published on: February 24, 2020

Our attendance was over 250 people on Friday night at the KA house, and over 300 people Saturday night at the Country Club. The fact that we had all the Charter members in town and honoring them was probably the highlight of the weekend for me. Reconnecting so many alumni was a daunting task for…

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Top 50 in Tech: Oklahoma Alumnus Highlighted by Future Tech Award

Published on: February 13, 2020

Win Cramer (Beta Eta–Oklahoma ’96) was named to Future Tech Awards’ Future 50. Win is the CEO of JLab Audio, an award-winning Bluetooth headphone brand. The Future Tech Awards are a premier technology celebration, featuring the best people, products, and services from across the US technology sector. The only awards of its kind, the Future 50…

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2020 Hamilton Court of Honor Induction Ceremony & Dinner

Published on: February 11, 2020

On Saturday, February 8, 2020, the William Sprigg Hamilton Province Court of Honor held an induction ceremony at Moody Hall on the post of Virginia Military Institute in Lexington, Virginia. This honors those distinguished alumni who have given their time, energy and service to KA. The following men were recognized and invested with the provincial…

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Plunkett presented SC’s Order of the Palmetto

Published on: February 5, 2020

On August 1, 2019, Ron Plunkett (Theta Commission–Citadel ’09) received South Carolina’s highest civilian honor,  The Order of the Palmetto, the state’s lifetime achievement award for surpassing the expectations of his public service that spans over five decades. The prestigious award dates back to 1971, recognizing those who have made significant contributions to the life…

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South Alabama Alumnus Directs Mobile Triathlon

Published on: January 31, 2020

Professionally, Mobile County Probate Judge Don Davis (Epsilon Alpha–South Alabama ’77) oversees one of the State’s busiest probate court operations. In addition to participating in a number of civic and community endeavors, and participating in triathlons and long bike rides, Judge Davis is also the chairman of the Mobile Bar Foundation’s Triathlon Committee and race…

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Texas State Alumnus Named Baseball Coach of the Year by SETCA

Published on: January 31, 2020

The Southeast Texas Coaches Association (SETCA) named Jacob C. Hooker (Epsilon Iota–Texas State ’01) as the 2019 Baseball Coach of the Year during their annual Hall of Honor Banquet and Coach of the Year Presentation in Beaumont on January 25, 2020. “I am very thankful for the COY plaque and the recognition of the state…

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Overcoming Adversity to Publish Book

Published on: December 16, 2019

by Rick Moore Scott Sergent (Delta Delta–East Tennessee State ’85), writing under the pen name of Ivan Scott, has released his second novel, Redhead in a Blue Convertible. It’s the story of a Georgia doctor whose life crumbles when she loses a patient, and how she learns to appreciate her life again when she meets…

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