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  • Alpha Xi Delta to suspend Zeta Nu Chapter at Miami University

    Monday, April 22, 2013

    The Zeta Nu Chapter of Alpha Xi Delta at Miami University has been suspended from the University effective immediately due to risk management concerns stemming from an unregistered social event. Alpha Xi Delta will be eligible to return to campus at the earliest, on May 16, 2014. If you have any questions, please contact Fraternity Headquarters at... more »

  • Alpha Xi Delta Celebrates 120th Founders' Day!

    Wednesday, April 17, 2013

    Dear Sisters, April 17, 1893 is a significant day in Alpha Xi Delta’s history. This marks the day that ten young women marched into the chapel at Lombard College to introduce Alpha Xi Delta to the student body. On this day, Cora, Harriet, Lucy, Eliza, Frances, Almira, Bertha, Julia, Lewie and Alice proudly wore our beloved Quill badge, double blue... more »

  • Alpha Xi Delta Mourns the Loss of Jane Henson

    Wednesday, April 3, 2013

    Indianapolis, IN – Alpha Xi Delta Fraternity is deeply saddened by the loss of our Sister Jane Henson. Jane, a 1952 initiate of our Beta Eta Chapter at the University of Maryland, was the co-creator of the Muppets with her late husband Jim. The two met while Jane was living in the Alpha Xi Delta chapter house. While at the University of Maryland, Jane... more »

  • Alpha Xi Delta to Observe World Autism Awareness Day 2013

    Monday, April 1, 2013

    Indianapolis, IN – Representatives from Alpha Xi Delta will join Autism Speaks on Tuesday, April 2, in New York City to observe World Autism Awareness Day. This marks the fourth anniversary of Alpha Xi Delta’s partnership with Autism Speaks. On Tuesday, April 2, Fraternity representatives will attend The Today Show with members of Alpha Xi... more »

  • Alpha Xi Delta to Join the University of Nebraska Kearney's Fraternity and Sorority Community

    Thursday, March 28, 2013

    Indianapolis, IN – Alpha Xi Delta Women’s Fraternity proudly announced today it has accepted an invitation to recolonize at the University of Nebraska Kearney in the fall of 2013. “Alpha Xi Delta is thrilled to be returning home to Kearney. We are honored to have our next colony at UNK and look forward to joining their campus this fall,"... more »

  • Alpha Xi Delta to Join the University of South Carolina's Fraternity and Sorority Community

    Tuesday, February 5, 2013

    Indianapolis, IN – Alpha Xi Delta Women’s Fraternity proudly announced today that it has accepted an invitation to colonize at the University of South Carolina (USC) in the fall of 2016. “Alpha Xi Delta is thrilled to join the USC community, and we look forward to establishing a new, cherished link in our Sisterhood,” said Alpha Xi... more »

  • Alpha Xi Delta Foundation Scholarships Are Now Available

    Friday, January 11, 2013

    Academic scholarships are awarded annually to Alpha Xi Delta members in good standing, attending school full-time according to an institutional transcript. Scholarships ranging up to $2,000 are available for members. See a list of Foundation Scholarships. Scholarship applications are due to the Foundation office by March 15, 2013. No late or incomplete... more »

  • Alpha Xi Delta Installs Chapter at the University of Maryland

    Monday, December 10, 2012

    College Park, MD – Alpha Xi Delta proudly installed its Beta Eta Chapter at the University of Maryland in College Park, Maryland, on December 9, 2012. This Installation marked the initiation of 80 members into Alpha Xi Delta’s Beta Eta Chapter. Following the ceremony, a celebratory luncheon was held for the new initiates and alumnae and the... more »

  • Alpha Xi Delta to Join Bucknell University’s Fraternity and Sorority Community

    Tuesday, November 20, 2012

    Indianapolis, IN – Alpha Xi Delta Fraternity is excited to announce they have received and accepted an invitation to colonize at Bucknell University, located in Lewisburg, Pennsylvania. Alpha Xi Delta will join the University’s already thriving fraternity and sorority community, with this colonization marking the 7th National Panhellenic... more »

  • Alpha Xi Delta Fraternity Raises More Than $1 Million for Autism Speaks

    Monday, November 12, 2012

    Indianapolis, IN – Alpha Xi Delta Fraternity is excited to announce we have raised more than $1,000,000 for our philanthropic partner, Autism Speaks. Tweet this. Alpha Xi Delta partnered with Autism Speaks in 2009 to help raise funds and awareness for those affected by autism spectrum disorders. Since then, Alpha Xi Delta chapters and alumnae... more »

  • A message from our insurance carrier regarding Hurricane Sandy

    Thursday, November 1, 2012

    For our Alpha Xi Delta housing corporations: This communication is related to Hurricane Sandy and the damages the storm caused. If your facility sustained damage, please proceed with making any emergency and temporary repairs necessary to protect the facility from sustaining further damages. Please do not hesitate to board up windows, cover openings in... more »

  • Alpha Xi Delta's 2011–2012 Ruth Simmons James Alumnae Association Excellence Awards

    Thursday, October 11, 2012

    Indianapolis, IN - Congratulations to the following alumnae associations on receiving the Ruth Simmons James Alumnae Association Excellence Award. This award is presented to Alpha Xi Delta alumnae associations that demonstrate exceptional achievement in the areas of Sisterhood, leadership, knowledge and service. 2011-2012 Ruth Simmons James Alumnae... more »

  • The Alpha Xi Delta Foundation Announces the 2012 Slaymaker-Kinsey Award Recipients

    Wednesday, October 10, 2012

    Indianapolis, IN - The Alpha Xi Delta Foundation is proud to announce the 2012 Slaymaker-Kinsey Award recipients. In honor of Wilhelmina "Billie" Slaymaker-Kinsey, Ohio State '16, the award recognizes the initiated member in each chapter who has the highest GPA in the chapter at the beginning of the academic year. Since 1993, the Foundation has awarded... more »

  • Alpha Xi Delta to Return to Michigan State University’s Fraternity and Sorority Community

    Wednesday, October 10, 2012

    Indianapolis, IN –Alpha Xi Delta Women’s Fraternity proudly announced today that it has accepted an invitation to recolonize at Michigan State University in the fall of 2013. “Alpha Xi Delta’s vision, mission and programming closely mirror the values of the fraternity and sorority community at Michigan State,” said Alpha Xi... more »

  • Xi Boutique phone lines are down

    Tuesday, October 9, 2012

    Our phone lines are currently down at Xi Boutique. We apologize for any inconvenience and are working to get them up and running as soon as we can. If you have called and left a message, we will return your call as soon as our lines are back up. Thank you for your patience....

  • The 2012 Undergraduate Giving Challenge Starts Today

    Monday, October 8, 2012

    Indianapolis, IN - The Undergraduate Giving Challenge kicks off on October 8, 2012. The Foundation is challenging collegiate members to make their mark by donating $18.93 to the Foundation. As a token of our appreciation, each collegiate member that donates at least $18.93 will receive a special heart recognition dangle to wear on her badge. The... more »

  • Alpha Xi Delta Welcomes New Members at the University of Maryland

    Friday, September 28, 2012

    College Park, MD – On Sunday, September 23, Alpha Xi Delta celebrated Bid Day at the University of Maryland, and 75 new members joined our Sisterhood. “We are thrilled to reestablish our Beta Eta Chapter at the University of Maryland,” said Sandi Edwards, Alpha Xi Delta’s National President. “We are looking forward to watching... more »

  • Alpha Xi Delta hosts Inaugural Summer Immersion Experience

    Monday, August 6, 2012

    Indianapolis, IN – Alpha Xi Delta proudly hosted the Fraternity’s first Summer Immersion Experience in Washington, D.C., from Sunday, July 29 through Saturday, August 4, 2012. Fourteen collegiate members had the opportunity to spend six days fully immersed in the four pillars of Autism Speaks – research, advocacy, family services and awareness. ... more »

  • Alpha Xi Delta Foundation Announces the 2012 Foundation Scholarship Recipients

    Friday, June 8, 2012

    The Alpha Xi Delta Foundation is proud to announce the 2012 Foundation scholarship recipients. Through the generosity of our donors, 34 undergraduate and 11 alumna members received a total of $52,705 in scholarships. Award amounts ranged up to $2,800 to assist with tuition for the 2012-2013 academic year. A generous bequest from the estate of Anne Mehus... more »

  • Alpha Xi Delta Participates in First Indianapolis Walk Now for Autism Speaks

    Wednesday, May 2, 2012

    Indianapolis, IN – Alpha Xi Delta Fraternity participated in the first ever Indianapolis Walk Now for Autism Speaks event this weekend at Garfield Park in Indianapolis, Indiana. The event took place on Sunday, April 28. Alpha Xi Delta staff, volunteers and Sisters gathered at the walk site to help set up and check in registered walkers. Beta Pi Sisters from... more »