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Epsilon Iota Celebrates 35 Years; Endows Education Fund at Texas State

Published on: May 11, 2015

SAN MARCOS, TEXAS—On Aril 11th, alumni from Epsilon Iota Chapter at Texas State University gathered in San Marcos to celebrate the 35th anniversary of their chapter’s founding.  As part of the weekend’s celebration, alumni donated more than $10,000 to the Kappa Alpha Order Educational Foundation (KAOEF) to create a chapter endowment fund to support education…

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Delta Upsilon Convivium

Published on: March 30, 2015

On Saturday February 21, 2015 the Delta Upsilon chapter of Kappa Alpha Order celebrated its 40th Anniversary Convivium & the Sesquicentennial of the Order at the Teton Trek Lodge located within the Memphis Zoo. Upon arrival each guest received a 150th anniversary coin and lapel pin, a 40th anniversary koozie, and a Southern Proper tie…

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Cleve C. Luckadoo Receives Knight Commander’s Accolade

Published on: March 12, 2015

Clevie Clifford Luckadoo (Delta Alpha – Western Carolina ’65) was awarded the Knight Commander’s Accolade from Knight Commander William E. Dreyer (Alpha Delta – William Jewell) at Delta Alpha’s  50th Anniversary at the Crowne Plaza in Asheville, North Carolina on Saturday, August 9th, 2014. The Knight Commander’s Accolade is the highest individual honor an alumnus can receive. …

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J. Baxter Wood Receives Knight Commander’s Accolade

Published on: March 11, 2015

J. Baxter Wood (Delta Alpha – Western Carolina ’64) was awarded the Knight Commander’s Accolade from Knight Commander William E. Dreyer (Alpha Delta – William Jewell) at Delta Alpha’s  50th Anniversary at the Crowne Plaza in Asheville, North Carolina on Saturday, August 9th, 2014. The Knight Commander’s Accolade is the highest individual honor an alumnus can receive. …

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Spring Formals

Published on: February 16, 2015

by Tullis Beasley As chapters are gearing up for events this spring semester, here are a few tips to keep in mind when hosting social events. A successful event is one that is well planned out and organized, from the time and place, to the food that will be served at the event. Make sure that…

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The Celebration Begins!

Published on: February 11, 2015

On January 19th, over 150 alumni and active KA brothers and their dates gathered in Richmond, Virginia at the first of eight Regional Sesquicentennial Celebrations. Held in the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, this “kick-off” event not only honored the Order’s Spiritual Founder, but also the founding of Kappa Alpha Order and the start of…

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KA150.org – The Celebration Starts Here

Published on: August 21, 2014

by Jesse S. Lyons (Delta Alpha – Western Carolina ’98), Assistant Executive Director for Advancement Kappa Alpha Order is proud to launch our Sesquicentennial Celebration website. This specific-purpose site is designed to educate, engage, and entertain every KA and even the friends of our Order. Here’s some highlights about the site: WATCH ONLINE View the…

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KA Who’s Who – the largest compilation of Charter Members

Published on: August 12, 2014

By Jesse S. Lyons, Assistant Executive Director for Advancement The staff at the National Administrative Office is completing a comprehensive Charter Member List of each previously chartered chapter. It is most likely the most comprehensive list of chapter historical data since the 1966 Alumni Directory. This information will be published in the 150th Anniversary Alumni…

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Alumni Engagement: Utilizing an E-newsletter Template

Published on: August 8, 2014

By Brent Buswell (Beta Eta- University of Oklahoma ’09) There are many things that help to contribute to a good chapter, but continual alumni involvement can take a chapter from good to great.  The ability to communicate with alumni is a very integral aspect of chapter operations, yet it is one of the most difficult…

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Remaining Conviviums!

Published on: February 6, 2014

If you’ve held a Convivium, and want to share pictures or a recap…. OR if you want to be added to this list of remaining and upcoming Conviviums,  please click here. Nashville, TN February 6 Epsilon Chapter Convivium February 15 Emory University KA House Number I Quinton Burks Charlottesville, VA February 21 Jefferson Room of…

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