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 […]

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 Service

A History of Hera Day

By Allison Summers, assistant director of education and leadership initiatives In honor of our patron goddess Hera, Alpha Chi Omegas dedicate themselves on Hera Day, March 1, to aid the happiness and well-being of others. Let’s reflect on the meaning and purpose of Hera Day. In 1910, Hera was selected as Alpha Chi Omega’s patron […]