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Alpha Sigma Alpha's Interactive History

Alpha Sigma Alpha’s
Interactive History

Tag: VirginiaX

Norfolk Convention

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

Old Point Comfort convention

National convention was held in Old Point Comfort, VA. Highlights: Founders Louis Cox Carper, Juliette Williamson Hundley and Virginia Boyd Noell attended....
1934
August 22-26

Richmond installed

The Richmond Alumnae Chapter, VA, was installed....
1942
Nov
05

Alpha Sigma Alpha’s Golden Anniversary

Alpha Sigma Alpha celebrated its Golden Anniversary; the Golden Anniversary Convention was held at Hotel Roanoke in Roanoke, VA, in 1952....
1951
Nov
14

Mrs. Sharp arrives in Richmond

National President Wilma Wilson Sharp, ZZ (center), is greeted by Ella Pilkinton Adams, A (left), president of the Richmond Alumnae Chapter and Jean Raup Grady, BE (right), national registrar, at Byrd Airport in Richmond, Virginia. Mrs...
1951
Nov
27

First named scholarship established

Amy M. Swisher, AA, professor of art education emerita at Miami University in Ohio, left her legacy through establishing the first named Foundation scholarship during the Golden Anniversary convention in Roanoke, VA. This scholarship i...
1952
Aug
19

Golden Anniversary celebration

National convention was held in Roanoke, VA. Highlights: “Golden Dreams” was the theme of the convention celebration. The “Founders’ Proclamation,” was given and signed by the four Founders present: “To the Convention of Al...
1952
Aug
19

Five alumnae chapters installed

Five alumnae chapters were installed in 1953: Northern Virginia Alumnae Chapter, Rock Island Alumnae Chapter, IL, Syracuse Alumnae Chapter, NY, Florida West Coast Alumnae Chapter, Long Beach Alumnae Chapter, CA....
1953

11 alumnae chapters installed

Eleven alumnae chapters were installed in 1958: Lafayette Alumnae Chapter, LA, Murray Alumnae Chapter, KY, Menomonie Alumnae Chapter, WI, Milwaukee Alumnae Chapter, Delaware Valley Alumnae Chapter, Waukegan Alumnae Chapter, IL, Queens ...
1958

Three alumnae chapters installed

Three alumnae chapters were installed in 1962: West Lafayette Alumnae Chapter, IN, Madison Alumnae Chapter, WI, Appalachian Area Alumnae Chapter, VA....
1962