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Alpha Sigma Alpha's Interactive History

Alpha Sigma Alpha’s
Interactive History

Tag: Wilma Wilson SharpX

Wilma Wilson initiated

Among the founding members of Zeta Zeta Chapter was Wilma Wilson, who would later become National President and President Emerita Wilma Wilson Sharp....
1919
Apr
04

Boston convention

National convention was held in Boston....
1930
June 30 - July 3

Wilma Wilson Sharp elected

The convention body elected Wilma Wilson Sharp as national president. Mrs. Sharp, a charter member of Zeta Zeta Chapter, went on to serve 17 years as national president, the longest in the history of Alpha Sigma Alpha to date....
1930
Jul
03

Creed of Alpha Sigma Alpha written

Wilma Wilson Sharp wrote the Creed of Alpha Sigma Alpha....
1933
August

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

Wilma Wilson Sharp Award established

The Wilma Wilson Sharp Alumnae Award was established. This is award, given at national convention, recognizes an alumna who has distinguished herself through service to her community, her profession and has shown significant leadership...
1941
Aug
04

Chicago convention

National convention was held in Chicago. Highlights: Because of World War II, Alpha Sigma Alpha decided that it would host no further regional or national gatherings until the war was over. Wilma Wilson Sharp, Zeta Zeta, was elected ag...
1941
August 4-8

First recipient of Wilma Wilson Sharp Award

Mary Turner Gallagher, XX, was presented with the first Wilma Wilson Sharp Award....
1943

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

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