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Alpha Sigma Alpha's Interactive History

Alpha Sigma Alpha’s
Interactive History

Category: PublicationsX

Alpha Sigma Alpha Magazine

Volume 1, Number 1 issue of the Alpha Sigma Alpha Magazine was released....
1906

A new name for the magazine

The Alpha Sigma Alpha Magazine changed its name to the Aegis of Alpha Sigma Alpha....
1908
May

Sorority handbook includes Alpha Sigma Alpha

The Sorority Handbook by Ida Shaw Martin featured Alpha Sigma Alpha for the first time.“A fourth society founded at the Virginia State Normal School [Longwood University, VA], Alpha Sigma Alpha, has recently placed chapters above the...
1909

The Phoenix of Alpha Sigma Alpha

The Aegis of Alpha Sigma Alpha was changed to The Phoenix of Alpha Sigma Alpha, and became a weekly publication. The Phoenix was the central medium linking the various parts of the Sorority. Cranked out on a mimeograph, it consisted [&...
1914
Nov
01

You are a member of a strong sorority

The September issue of the Phoenix magazine released and included the powerful message to membership. “You are a member of a strong sorority, one that ranks among the best in the nation. Live it, talk it, dream it, work for […...
1916
Sep
01

New Sorority publication

The Symbolism of Alpha Sigma Alpha published, and the Mother Patroness degree (now the Crown Degree) introduced....
1920
March

Vocational issue of the Phoenix

The January 1929 issue of the Phoenix magazine was a vocational issue. It featured Sorority alumnae to point out to the college girls the amazing number of vocations open to them. The January 1929 issue of the Phoenix magazine was [&he...
1929
January

Ritual printed for the first time

The Ritual of Alpha Sigma Alpha (then referred to as The Book of Ritual) was the first printed book of Alpha Sigma Alpha ritual ceremonies and was issued to all collegiate chapters....
1933
November

First pledge manual printed

The first printed Pledge Manual was distributed to collegiate chapters....
1935

Chapter presidents receive publication

The Sorority publication, Leadership in Alpha Sigma Alpha, was created and distributed to chapter presidents....
1944