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How to respond to someone who uses the R-word

Scenario: you are talking with a friend, a colleague, a new acquaintance in a casual conversation, and all of a sudden they use the R-word in a derogatory manner. This can offend you. This can make you cringe. This can […]

February 23, 2016
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Special Olympics champion and ambassador featured on TED©

Special Olympics International Global Messenger Matthew Williams has been featured on TED©. “People use the R-word in front of me, and they think it doesn’t matter. They’re not thinking about how much it hurts me and my friends.” [Related: RSVP […]

February 5, 2016
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The finish line is just the beginning

It’s exciting but expected to hear about the people who win races. But have you ever wondered about the people who finish last? Nikkia Young, Volunteer Events Chair for Girls on the Run of Greater Richmond, recently accomplished the feat […]

December 19, 2015
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6 reasons to download MobileServe today

MobileServe, Alpha Sigma Alpha’s new app, gives alumnae and collegians the ability to immediately and effectively track the time they spent providing service and charitable giving to causes and organizations that matter to them the most. As an organization whose […]

December 17, 2015
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Alpha Betas spend holiday break in Haiti

While many college students will spend their winter breaks sleeping in, working or catching up on Netflix, three Alpha Betas will spend their holiday break volunteering in Haiti. Bailie O’Connell, Payton Murphy, and Jessica Hyde will spend two weeks of their winter vacation serving through […]

December 16, 2015
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Beta Epsilon Chapter raises $17,000 for adopted family

Beta Epsilon Chapter seniors Caroline and Emily went into their pediatric nursing clinical not knowing what to expect. They were assigned to a low socioeconomic family with five children, whom a few had some type of either physical or mental health […]

December 15, 2015
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