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Get Your Beard On!

Published on: August 8, 2014

Septembeard 2014 is only a month away. It is time to get organized and get growing! The month of September is National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month. Join the Kappa Alpha Order National Administrative Office staff and other KA chapters who have joined Septembeard in supporting the best prostate cancer research programs out there. All dedicated…

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Non Incautus Futuri: Preparing for the Fall Semester this Summer

Published on: August 8, 2014

By Greg Waterworth (Beta Kappa- Maryland ’10) One of the many lessons we can take away from our spiritual founder General Robert E. Lee, comes from his family crest. The Lee family crest is emblazoned with the Latin motto “Non Incautus Futuri,”or in English, be not unmindful of the future. Strong leaders are always making preparations for the…

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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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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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ELA recap on Storify

Published on: June 18, 2013

[View the story “Excitement of Emerging Leaders” on Storify]

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Recruiting with Character

Published on: March 19, 2013

Four essential points to ensure long-term chapter success. by E. Preston Prichett III (Nu – Auburn ’10), Associate Director for Chapter Services Do you have the desire to recruit strong members who already represent the values we believe in as KAs? Then its important to make an immediate distinction, now, between “front line go-getters” and…

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Hazing (insert cringe here)

Published on: September 21, 2012

[fancytext size=45px]Hazing (insert cringe here)[/fancytext] by: Dan Amato, Associate Director for Chapter Services Hazing. It’s a word that makes most fraternity men cringe. Why? Because we know it’s wrong. Deep down, every good man knows that to treat another human being as if they’re inferior just isn’t the right thing to do. But sometimes men…

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Social Media Matters

Published on: September 7, 2012

Like, Retweet, Check-In, and Shoot. By: Jesse S. Lyons There are four essential social media tools for Kappa Alpha Order chapters, well, at least this month. Here they are—if you don’t have one of these, talk to your Number I and create them ASAP. Report on them at weekly meetings and encourage everyone to engage…

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Bid Day: Alcohol-Free Version

Published on: September 7, 2012

Its against our Risk Mangement Policy. But what else can change your plans… by: Jesse S. Lyons, Director of Communications Brothers, listen up. Take a second and zoom back through history (for some a short few years, for others what seems a lifetime). Imagine it again. You’re 18, you just received your bid and you’re…

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