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Alpha Sigma Alpha's Interactive History

Alpha Sigma Alpha’s
Interactive History

Category: National EventsX

First national convention

With six chapters on its roll, Alpha Sigma Alpha called its first national convention at the Hotel Richmond in Richmond, VA, on Thanksgiving weekend 1905. Highlights: “After the business meetings the young ladies attended the foo...
1905
Nov
30

Second National Convention

Alpha Sigma Alpha hosted its second national convention over Thanksgiving weekend in Charleston, SC....
1906
December 1-2

Convention recapped in the magazine

“To those who have had a good fortune to see a Southern sunset from the western end of the Charleston Batter there is no need to bring again the picture. It cannot be forgotten or dimmed. Then just as we […]...
1907
March

Asheville Convention

The third national convention was held in Asheville, NC. Highlights:Sue Smythe Flinn, Γ, was the convention secretary.Grand Council was formed and composed of, Grand President Lina Wakefield Mattison, Γ, Grand Vice President Mary C. ...
1909
January 1-3

Natural Bridge Convention

The fourth convention was held in Natural Bridge, VA....
1909
June 10-12

Baltimore Convention

National convention was held in Baltimore. Highlights: At the convention it was established that there would be a biennial inspector’s visit for all chapters. The first standardized form of initiation was established....
1910
June 9-11

Convention in North Carolina

National convention was held in Lake Toxaway, NC.Highlights: The Sorority constitution was revised and adopted and plans for the direct future of Alpha Sigma Alpha were formulated....
1911
June 21-23

Norfolk Convention

National convention was held in Norfolk, VA....
1912
June

Reorganization convention at Miami University

National convention was held at Miami University, OH. The national convention was held over Thanksgiving weekend 1914, with delegates from the four chapters present. In two days they adopted a constitution, formulated a more elaborate ...
1914
November 27-28

Convention in Chicago

For the first time since the reorganization convention, national convention was held over Easter weekend in Chicago. Highlights The constitution was amended and changed the frequency of convention from every two years to every four yea...
1918
April