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150th Anniversary Alumni Directory Announced

Published on: January 28, 2014

by: William H. Walker (Beta Tau – Mississippi State ’07) Director of Alumni Engagement Rest assured, this project is sanctioned by KA, your information will not be sold, and any purchases will benefit the Order. Kappa Alpha Order is excited to announce the launch of the 2015 Alumni Directory. This is one of many exciting…

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Update on Storm in Lexington & National Administrative Office

Published on: June 30, 2012

Storms in the mid-Atlantic reached Lexington last night. The National Administrative Office at Mulberry Hill and the Guest House are fine but trees are down all over. Lexington has been described as a “war zone,” and many roads are blocked, along with multiple live power lines being down. With power out, the Internet, phones, and…

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Georgia College Brothers (and others) Dance for Donations

Published on: February 10, 2012

Georgia College’s Magnolia Ballroom was alive with twelve straight hours of dancing on Saturday, February 4, 2012. Dance Marathon (Georgia College Miracle), an annual fundraiser for The Children’s Hospital in Macon, GA (a Children’s Miracle Network hospital), is an event where participants raise money by pledging to stay on their feet for twelve hours (from…

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14 KAs Honored on All-Fraternity Football Teams

Published on: January 20, 2012

Brothers & Friends, below are all the members of Kappa Alpha Order who are included in the 2012 announcement of the North American Interfraternity Conference (NIC) All-American Football Teams. The full roster of fraternity men is linked here. NCAA Division I FBS/FCS First Team       OFFENSE Center—William Vlachos, Kappa Alpha Order-University of Alabama Division I FBS/FCS…

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Brothers & Friends Share Their Triumph Stories

Published on: January 17, 2012

With the launch of our first “KA Journal: Digital Connection” email companion to our fall 2011 edition of The Kappa Alpha Journal we’ve asked brothers to share their own personal stories of overcoming tragedy. In their words. Here is the first submission. Use this link to submit yours today. Submitted Story #1 Cody Wade (Gamma…

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How do I recommend a potential member?

Published on: November 22, 2011

by: Nick Palmer, Director of Chapter Development (Click here to recommend a member online, then read below!) Spring recruitment (formerly known as rush) is just around the corner. Know someone attending a campus with a KA chapter? Read on to learn an easy online recommendation process and a few other new tidbits about suggesting a…

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Remember – David S. Suarez

Published on: September 9, 2011

David S. Suarez (Zeta Eta – Penn State ’96) Born October 30, 1976 Died September 11, 2001 World Trade Center North Tower 911 Memorial Name Location – N17 North Pool http://names.911memorial.org/#lang=en_US&page=person&id=3010   SO YOUNG AND NOW HE’S GONE Hope faded, so we gathered to remember. Muscles relaxed, eyes closed, a chill ran like an electric…

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Remember – Christopher D. Mello

Published on: September 9, 2011

Christopher D. Mello (Zeta Beta – Princeton ’95) Born June 22, 1976 Died September 11, 2001 American Flight 11 911 Memorial Name Location – N75 North Pool http://names.911memorial.org/#lang=en_US&page=person&id=4432   CARTOONS AT CONFERENCE CALLS Christopher D. Mello was handsome. (He had “a kinetic smile,” said his father, Douglas Mello.) He was athletic. (He led his high…

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Remember – Robert J. Maxwell

Published on: September 9, 2011

Robert J. Maxwell (Delta Iota – Texas-Arlington ’68) Born June 14, 1948 Died September 11, 2001 Pentagon 911 Memorial Name Location – S1 on the South Pool http://names.911memorial.org/#lang=en_US&page=person&id=133 ROBERT J. MAXWELL When Robert J. Maxwell didn’t come home from work at the Pentagon, his wife figured he had gotten stuck in the snarl of traffic…

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Remember – LCPL David K. Fribley, USMC

Published on: September 9, 2011

Marine Lance Cpl. David K. Fribley (Zeta Iota – Indiana State ’96) Born February 15, 1977 in Atwood, Ind. Died March 23, 2003 Serving during Operation Iraqi Freedom http://www.militarytimes.com/valor/marine-lance-cpl-david-k-fribley/256495     26, of Warsaw, Ind.; assigned to 1st Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Expeditionary Brigade, Camp Lejeune, N.C.; killed in action near Nasiriyah, Iraq….

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