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Real. Strong. Women.

From the Front Line

By Carla Sieber (Zeta Xi, University of North Carolina at Greensboro) Working in healthcare, I kept a close watch on the COVID-19 numbers worldwide. When the virus began to spread in the United States, New York City quickly became known as the epicenter. I knew I wanted to help. I live in Tampa, Florida and […]

Sisterhood

Dear Senior Sister

Dear senior sister, I think it is safe to assume that the last weeks of your senior year did not go as you expected. Campus closures, online classes and canceled events have changed everything over the last couple of months. As I thought about all the things you likely did not get to experience, I […]

Events Service

A Virtual Event and a Big Impact

When the Missouri State University campus closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic this spring just a few days before the Zeta Sigma chapter’s 5K philanthropy event was scheduled, the domestic violence shelter the chapter supports was not expecting any donation. But the Zeta Sigma chapter was determined to help Harmony House and the survivors there. […]

Leadership Learning Service

What You Say to Survivors Matters

By Allison Summers, assistant director of education and leadership initiatives In honor of Sexual Assault Awareness month, Alpha Chi Omega was joined by RAINN (Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network) as its first sorority partner to host a webinar focusing on supporting young survivors. We were joined by collegians, alumnae and nonmembers to learn about […]

Sisterhood

Volunteer Appreciation Week : Volunteer Spotlight

Name:  Jenna Williamson Chapter and university of initiation: Alpha Pi (University of North Dakota) Current volunteer role(s): Leadership Development Specialist, Leadership Academy Facilitator 2019/2020 What do you do in your main volunteer role?  What have you learned from that experience? As a leadership development specialist, I have the opportunity to work with chapters and members […]

Service

COVID-19 & Domestic Violence Awareness

By Allison Summers, assistant director of education and leadership initiatives As the world embarks on a journey to better understand the current realities of social distancing and shelter-in-place orders, it is important as a community to better understand what this can mean for those impacted by unhealthy relationships, domestic violence and sexual assault. Safety is […]

Impact

Day of Caring

Alpha Chi Omega makes a promise to empower each member to become the best version of herself. Regardless of where and when you first benefited from the Real. Strong. Women.® Experience, it continues providing an ever-growing network that supports you throughout life. As we face the COVID-19 pandemic, our hearts are with you. While there […]

Sisterhood

When Sisterhood Goes Virtual: Tips for alumnae and collegians to stay connected and healthy

By Lauren Filippini (Alpha Chi, Butler), editor As the world grapples with the impact of COVID-19, Alpha Chi Omega recognizes the effects on our sisterhood. Campuses are closing, events are being canceled and social distancing is keeping us away from each other. As a relationship-based organization, Alpha Chi Omega relies on the connections between sisters. […]