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Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Incorporated is proud to announce that for the second consecutive year, the sorority has successfully raised $1 million for the benefit of historically Black colleges and universities, as part of its HBCU Impact Day initiative.  Local chapters, private donors and corporate matching dollars from across the globe helped the 111-year old…

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Cassandra Kirk is the first chief magistrate judge in Fulton County appointed by the governor. She received her bachelor’s degree from Williams College and her J.D. from Washington and Lee University School of Law. Kirk has more than 25 years of legal experience as a jurist, prosecutor, defense attorney, civil litigator and administrative director. Through…

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Developing Story: THIS seen on @AmericanU campus and photographed by NBC4 intern @nbcwashington pic.twitter.com/cW1qtjbBwK — Jackie Bensen (@jackiebensen) May 1, 2017 The oldest Greek-letter Black sorority, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, is on alert at American University after several bananas were found on campus hanging from a stringed noose with their initials inscribed on them.…

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Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Incorporated was founded 108 years ago on the campus of Howard University. As the first of four collegiate sororities for black women, the sorority has produced world changers who are making a difference socially and politically. Here are 20 renowned “Pearls” leading their communities and changing the world. –tiffany pennamon Michelle Obama is…

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VH1 debuted it’s latest reality TV show, “Sorority Sisters,” Monday. The first hearing of this idea raised eyebrows and prompted a petition which garnered 40,000 signatures but it was to no avail. “Sorority Sisters,” which depicts members of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc., Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority Inc. and Zeta Phi…

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Ava DuVernay, an award-winning writer, producer, director and distributor of independent films, was recently inducted into Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. as an honorary member. Presiding over the formal induction was Alpha Kappa Alpha’s International President Attorney Carolyn House Stewart. In making the announcement, Stewart explained that an honorary membership is the highest membership category…

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It’s always nice to set a goal and exceed it. The Upsilon Alpha Omega Chapter, aka UAO of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Incorporated has something to high five about. It’s Gwinnett Relay For Life team raised nearly $20,000 in the fight against cancer, benefitting the American Cancer Society. UAO is no stranger to making strides…

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In celebrating the life and legacy of Civil Rights icon Mrs. Evelyn Gibson Lowery, the Lowery family has confirmed the following schedule of events: Monday, September 30, 2013 Public Viewing Cascade United Methodist Church 3144 Cascade Rd Atlanta, GA 30311 11:00a.m. – 9:00p.m. Tuesday, October 1, 2013 Ivy Beyond the Wall Ceremony conducted by the…

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