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NC State Kappa Alpha Order Partners with Miracle League

Published on: March 16, 2016

This past year, the Alpha Omega chapter of Kappa Alpha Order at North Carolina State University partnered with the Miracle League of the Triangle on two occasions.  Miracle League is a non-profit organization that seeks to give children and adults with special needs a fun filled experience through baseball. Around twenty members of the chapter…

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Tulsa Kappa Alpha Order Volunteer at Local Food Bank

Published on: March 7, 2016

Members of the Mu Chapter of Kappa Alpha Order at the University of Tulsa sorted and packaged 5,000 pounds of food while volunteering at The Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma on February 17th . This is just a part of a greater effort to fulfill their goal of 1000 community service hours this semester. According to the…

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Mississippi Blood Services Recognizes Delta State Kappa Alpha Order

Published on: February 25, 2016

The Delta Beta Chapter of Kappa Alpha Order was recognized by the Mississippi Blood Services (MBS) as the 2015 Fraternity of the Year during the MBS Annual Meeting. This recognition is to honor those who go that extra mile throughout the year to increase the units collected and ensure their communities have the blood that is…

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KA Recognized by Lions Club International for 50 Years of Service

Published on: February 11, 2016

Lions Club International recently recognized James B. “Jim” Kirkland, Jr. (Gamma Rho – East Carolina ’60) for 50 years of service with the civic organization. Kirkland was presented with a plaque commemorating the membership milestone during a banquet at the Lumberton, North Carolina Lions Clubhouse. The retired business owner has worn several hats since joining…

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Arkansas KA Selected as President of the 2016 Student Alumni Board

Published on: February 5, 2016

Blake E. Griffin (Alpha Omicron – Arkansas ’14) was selected as president of the Student Alumni Board (SAB) Executive Team of the Arkansas Alumni Association. Griffin, a junior from Mountain Home majoring in biology/pre-med, rose to this position after successfully serving as the 2015 homecoming director on SAB. He currently serves Alpha Omicron Chapter as Number…

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Washington Kappa Alpha Order Member Named Entrepreneur of the Year

Published on: February 1, 2016

*Reposted from the University of Washington Lavin Entrepreneurship Program student Jesse Sheldon (Zeta Mu – Washington ’14) was named 2015 Spokane Valley Entrepreneur of the Year by the Spokane Valley Chamber of Commerce at the Chamber’s Gem of the Valley Gala on Jan. 22, 2016. Sheldon, a University of Washington student in his third year…

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Indiana State KA Elected to Order of the Arrow National Officer Board

Published on: January 22, 2016

At the 2015 National Planning Meeting, section chiefs elected Logan Greene (Zeta Iota – Indiana State ’14) as the 2016 Central Region Chief of the Order of the Arrow. Logan is from the Hoosier Trails Council in Bloomington, IN. He is an Eagle Scout and Vigil Honor member of Nischa Chuppecat Lodge. He has previously served…

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McNeese State Kappa Alpha Order Hosts Annual ‘Project Save Christmas’

Published on: December 27, 2015

The Delta Xi chapter of Kappa Alpha Order at McNeese State University hosted, with Phi Mu sorority, their third annual “Project Save Christmas” on the evening of Friday, December 11, 2015. Members of the two organizations acted as temporary “bigs” and celebrated Christmas with around 30 children of the Big Brother Big Sisters of Southwest Louisiana.  Heather Hohensee, Executive Director…

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Province Commander Wall Named CLE Volunteer of the Year

Published on: December 3, 2015

Robert H. Wall (Tau – Wake Forest ’95), Commander of Smith Province, of Winston-Salem has been named CLE Volunteer of the Year by the NCBA Foundation’s Continuing Legal Education Committee. He practices with Spilman Thomas & Battle where his primary areas of practice are tax and corporate law. Wall has been a tireless and dedicated…

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Washington & Lee KAs Decorate ODK Office

Published on: December 3, 2015

Each year in early December, members of the Alpha chapter of Kappa Alpha Order at Washington and Lee University help decorate the office of Omicron Delta Kappa, a national leadership honor society headquartered in Lexington, Virginia, for the Holiday season. Katy Datz, Associate Executive Director for External Relations for Omicron Delta Kappa, said, “they did an excellent job!” Word…

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