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  • Updated: Alpha Xi Delta Mourns the Loss of Bowling Green State University Sisters

    Friday, March 2, 2012

    Bowling Green, OH – Alpha Xi Delta Fraternity is mourning the devastating loss of our Sisters, Rebekah Blakkolb, Christina Goyett and Sarah Hammond, who were members of The Beta Mu Chapter at Bowling Green State University in Bowling Green, Ohio. The women were involved in a fatal automobile accident in the early hours of March 2. Sisters, Angelica Mormile... more »

  • Alpha Xi Delta Mourns the Loss of Bowling Green State University Sisters

    Friday, March 2, 2012

    Bowling Green, OH - Alpha Xi Delta Sisters are devastated and deeply saddened by the events that occurred early this morning, which resulted in the loss of three Sisters and critical injuries of two Sisters from the Beta Mu Chapter at Bowling Green State University, located in Bowling Green, Ohio. Early Friday morning five Sisters were involved in a fatal... more »

  • Alpha Xi Delta Installs Chapter at DePaul University

    Monday, February 27, 2012

    Chicago, IL –On Sunday, February 19, Alpha Xi Delta welcomed 45 women into the Iota Rho Chapter of Alpha Xi Delta at DePaul University. This event marks the Installation of Alpha Xi Delta’s 115th active chapter. The Installation and Initiation of our newest chapter took place this past weekend at Café Brauer at the Lincoln Park Zoo in Chicago, Illinois.... more »

  • Alpha Xi Delta Installs Chapter at the University of Rhode Island

    Monday, February 13, 2012

    Kingston, Rhode Island – February 12, 2012 marked the initiation of 49 women into Alpha Xi Delta’s Beta Upsilon Chapter at the University of Rhode Island (URI). Alpha Xi Delta alumnae and the Beta Upsilon Chapter Sisters gathered at the Hotel Viking in Kingston, Rhode Island, for the Installation ceremony and a celebratory reception to honor the new... more »

  • Alpha Xi Delta Installs Chapter at Western Kentucky University

    Monday, January 30, 2012

    Bowling Green, KY – Alpha Xi Delta proudly installed its Epsilon Kappa Chapter at Western Kentucky University (WKU) in Bowling Green, Kentucky, on January 29, 2012. This Installation marked the initiation of 61 members into Alpha Xi Delta’s Epsilon Kappa Chapter. Following the ceremony, a celebratory luncheon was held for the new initiates and alumnae and... more »

  • Alpha Xi Delta Mourns Loss of Past National President

    Friday, January 20, 2012

    Indianapolis, IN – Alpha Xi Delta Fraternity mourns the loss of Lois Kopper Stump, National President 1971-1974. Lois, a 1937 initiate of the Alpha Kappa Chapter at Kansas State University, was to receive Alpha Xi Delta’s Order of the Diamond this spring, recognizing 75 years of membership. A bold and talented leader, Lois served on the National... more »

  • Class of 2012 Senior Challenge Participants Raise More Than $6,100 for Future Sisters

    Friday, January 13, 2012

    Congratulations, seniors! Alpha Xi Delta is proud of our seniors who have chosen to begin leaving a legacy to their future Alpha Xi Delta Sisters. So far, 344 members from 64 chapters across the country have raised $6,188 during the Class of 2012 Senior Challenge. Chapters with 100% Senior Participation: Gamma, University of Mount Union Rho, University of... more »

  • Alpha Xi Delta mourns the loss of Kansas State Chapter Sister

    Wednesday, December 28, 2011

    The Sisters of Alpha Xi Delta are deeply saddened to hear of the loss of our Sister, Rachael Stueder, who was a member of our Alpha Kappa Chapter at Kansas State University. Rachael joined Alpha Xi Delta at Kansas State in 2009 and most recently held the position of Panhellenic Delegate for her chapter. Losing Rachael, a young person in the prime of... more »

  • The Fall/Winter Quill is Now Available Online

    Wednesday, December 21, 2011

    Indianapolis, IN - The fall/winter Quill is now available, and it is time to see the amaXIng changes happening within Alpha Xi Delta! This issue showcases trends in higher education and gives you resources to continue your education for FREE. You'll meet Alpha Xi Deltas who are helping change the ways students are learning in higher education... more »

  • Alpha Xi Delta Observes National Philanthropy Day

    Tuesday, November 15, 2011

    Indianapolis, IN – Today is National Philanthropy Day, and in honor of this special day, Alpha Xi Delta has engaged in various fundraising activities to raise awareness and show its support for its philanthropic partner, Autism Speaks. Today, Sisters from all over the country will Band Together for Autism by distributing blue, Autism Speaks wristbands to... more »

  • Margaret Pipkin Garner Receives the American Dietetic Association’s Highest Award

    Thursday, November 10, 2011

    Indianapolis, IN – Margaret Pipkin Garner, Georgia Southern ’69, has recently been named the 2011 recipient of the Marjorie Hulsizer Copher Award, the American Dietetic Association’s highest honor. Margaret Garner received this award on September 24, 2011, at the Opening Session of the ADA’s Food and Nutrition Conference and Expo in San Diego,... more »

  • Alpha Xi Delta Welcomes Newest Colony Members

    Friday, November 4, 2011

    Indianapolis, IN – Alpha Xi Delta is excited to welcome several new colony members into our Sisterhood. This past fall, Alpha Xi Delta colonies were established at Western Kentucky University, DePaul University and the University of Rhode Island. “This has been an exciting time of growth for Alpha Xi Delta,” said Sandi Edwards, Alpha Xi Delta’s National... more »

  • Alpha Xi Delta Closes Chapter at Binghamton University

    Friday, November 4, 2011

    Indianapolis, IN – The National Council of Alpha Xi Delta has voted to withdraw the charter of its Zeta Phi Chapter at Binghamton University, effective October 31, 2011. “The decision to close our chapter at Binghamton University was not made lightly, as every chapter truly is a link in our Sisterhood,” said Sandi Edwards, Alpha Xi Delta National... more »

  • The Class of 2012 Senior Challenge Starts Today

    Tuesday, November 1, 2011

    Indianapolis, IN - The Class of 2012 Senior Challenge kicks off today. Each year, the Alpha Xi Delta Foundation presents graduating women with a Senior Class Challenge. This year is no different. The Foundation is challenging the Class of 2012 to raise at least $6,000. The chapter with 100% participation and the highest class average will be mentioned... more »

  • The Alpha Xi Delta Foundation Announces the 2011 Slaymaker-Kinsey Award Recipients

    Thursday, October 27, 2011

    Indianapolis, IN - The Alpha Xi Delta Foundation is proud to announce the 2011 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 Assumes Chairmanship of the National Panhellenic Conference

    Sunday, October 16, 2011

    Indianapolis, IN – During the annual National Panhellenic Conference (NPC) on October 15, Alpha Xi Delta’s Jane H. Sutton, Western Carolina ’75, was installed as the NPC Chairman. This is the first time in 50 years that an Alpha Xi Delta delegate assumes this role and serves the national organization in this capacity. “It is an honor to assume the... more »

  • Alpha Xi Delta Accepting Applications for 2012-2013 Educational Leadership Consultants and Leadership Coaches

    Thursday, October 13, 2011

    Indianapolis, IN - Alpha Xi Delta is currently accepting applications for the 2012-2013 Educational Leadership Consultants and Leadership Coaches. Click below for full job descriptions and a job application. Educational Leadership Consultant Leadership Coach Application Recommendation form for references Interested candidates should email their... more »

  • Alpha Xi Delta Raises More than $600,000 for Autism Speaks; Announces National Philanthropy Day Project

    Monday, October 10, 2011

    Indianapolis, IN – On World Autism Awareness Day, April 2, 2009, Alpha Xi Delta proudly announced its new philanthropy partnership with Autism Speaks. With more than 150,000 members from coast to coast, Alpha Xi Delta was looking to support a cause that would have a personal connection to its members; support the sorority's mission and vision; and have... more »

  • The Summer Quill is Now Available Online

    Thursday, September 29, 2011

    Indianapois, IN - The smmer Quill is now available, and it is time to get inspired! This issue is all about Convention and the fun times Alpha Xi Deltas had in Atlanta! Click here to see the summer issue now. Also in this issue: Meet the newest Educational Leadership Consultants and Leadership Coaches World Autism Awareness Day Recap A Sister who helped... more »

  • Janice Baumback Receives Mortar Board’s Lifetime Achievement Award

    Wednesday, September 14, 2011

    Indianapolis, IN – Janice Sheldon Baumback, U of Washington ’41, recently received the 2011 Lifetime Membership Award from the Mortar Board National College Senior Honor Society. This annual award is presented to an exceptional Mortar Board Alumni who has demonstrated a lifelong devotion to Mortar Board’s ideals of scholarship, leadership and... more »