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Alpha Sigma Alpha's Interactive History

Alpha Sigma Alpha’s
Interactive History

Tag: Pi PiX

Three chapters installed

Xi Xi Chapter, University of California, Los Angeles was installed on Jan 24, Omicron Omicron Chapter, Kent State University, OH, was installed on April 9, and Pi Pi Chapter, New York State College for Teachers (Buffalo State Universit...
1926

Minnesota convention

National convention was held in Pequot, MN. Highlights: A National Memorial Service ritual ceremony that was written by Wilma Wilson Sharp was adopted....
1936
August 17-21

Evelyn Bell elected national president

Evelyn G. Bell, Pi Pi, was elected as national president. She served until 1941....
1936
Aug
21

Elizabeth Bird Small Award established

The Elizabeth Bird Small Award, in memory of Elizabeth Bird Small, Pi Pi, a former member of national council and advisor of Pi Pi Chapter, was established as the highest honor bestowed to a collegian....
1942
Summer

Emma Coleman Frost receives Wilma Wilson Sharp Award

Emma Coleman Frost was honored with the Wilma Wilson Sharp Award in 1945. She was the third recipient of this award. For Alpha Sigma Alpha, Emma served as the national alumnae secretary, 1947-48 and national alumnae organizer, 1948-53....
1945
Nov
01

Alumnae chapter handbook published

Alumnae in Action introduced by National Alumnae Director Evelyn G. Bell, ΠΠ, as the official handbook for alumnae chapters....
1950
Summer

Evelyn G. Bell elected national president

Evelyn G. Bell, ΠΠ, was elected national president, and she served until 1958....
1952
Aug
19

NPC celebrates Golden Anniversary

National Panhellenic Conference celebrates its 50th Golden Anniversary. The celebration conference was held in Pasadena, CA. President Emerita Wilma Wilson Sharp, ZZ, was the official delegate who attended alongside National President ...
1953
November 3-7

Sorority loses New York chapters

Federal judges decided unanimously that the State University of New York had the right to ban national fraternities from its campuses. As a result, Alpha Sigma Alpha lost Gamma Clio Chapter, SUNY-Cortland, Pi Pi Chapter, Buffalo State,...
1954
Jun
08

First central office manager

Jean Carmichael Vedder, ΠΠ, served as the Sorority’s first central office manager in her position as national treasurer until 1963....
1955