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Alpha Sigma Alpha's Interactive History

Alpha Sigma Alpha’s
Interactive History

Tag: LongwoodX

Making history

Among the students in the fall term of 1901 at the State Female Normal School in Farmville, VA, were five women who had become very good friends. Attractive, vivacious and intelligent, each woman had been extended invitations to member...
1901
Fall

First anniversary

On Nov.15, 1902, the five Founders of the Sorority, all wearing Alpha Sigma Alpha’s first membership badge, announced to the campus that a new sorority had been organized....
1902
Nov
15

Alpha Chapter reinstated

Members of the newly reinstated Alpha Chapter at then Longwood College (now Longwood University) gather with founder Louise Cox Carper (center)....
1933
May 19-21

A tribute to the Founders

To commemorate the 35th anniversary of the Sorority, a memorial to the Founders, a marble bench and birdbath, was donated to Longwood College....
1936
Nov
14

Memorial Garden Presented to Longwood University

A memorial garden was presented to Longwood University by National President Jean Raup Grady, BE....
1958
Nov
21

Farmville Four Clock

The Farmville Four Clock is unveiled at Longwood University to represent the four sororities founded at the university....
1997
Fall