This newsletter includes articles about the National Housing Corporation, TEAM Discovery weekends and alcohol programming.
This publication discusses the options for generating charitable gifts to the Alpha Chi Omega Foundation. It also includes a photograph of Ellen Little Vanden Brink (Alpha, DePauw University), Bonnie House Andrews (Alpha Beta, Purdue University), Diane Wilson Blackwelder (Omicron, Baker University) and Mary Gratton Davids (Chi, Oregon State University) being honored by the Circle of Twenty at the 1992 National Convention.
This Second Century Campaign update newsletter lists campaign donors and includes an article about Mu (Simpson College) chapter alumnae supporting the restoration of a piano at Simpson College.
Second Century Campaign Committee members of the Mu Mu (Kansas City, Missouri) chapter finalize marketing plans for the sale of the official Alpha Chi Omega aerobic shoe. Proceeds from the sale of the shoes benefitted the education and scholarship programs of the Alpha Chi Omega Foundation. Pictured, left to right, are Assistant Third Vice President Ellen Skeens Fairchild (Omicron, Baker University), Third Vice President and Project Chairman Carolyn Buell Van Ness (Omicron, Baker University), Alumnae Chapter President Toni Mufic Gelpi (Phi, University of Kansas) and Marketing Director Becky Holtzen Long (Alpha Nu, University of Missouri).
Marguerite Graham (Omicron, Baker University) joined the American Red Cross in 1943 and served in Australia and New Guinea. Before leaving for service, she stopped by the Alpha Chi Omega national meeting in Chicago and shared, "I am in for the duration and expect to travel far and wide before I return."
Martha Carolan Hannegan (Omicron, Baker University) served as National President from 1980-83.
National President Jan Manning Crandall (Omicron, Baker University) poses with members of Beta Xi (Utah State University) chapter at a reception given in her honor.
From left: Alpha Phi (The University of Texas at Austin) chapter President Meghan Murphy (Weller), National President Jan Manning Crandall (Omicron, Baker University) and birthday co-chairs Marlene Whitehead Small (Alpha Phi, The University of Texas at Austin) and Elizabeth Keele Miketinac (Alpha Phi, The University of Texas at Austin) pose together with a cake during the Alpha Phi chapter 75th birthday celebration. This photograph was featured on page 29 of the winter 1999-2000 issue of The Lyre.
National President Janice Crandall (Beta Epsilon, Michigan State University) introduces Dr. Condoleezza Rice (Gamma Delta, University of Denver) to speak at the 2000 National Convention in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Diane Wilson Blackwelder (Omicron, Baker University) has a long-standing history as a volunteer with Alpha Chi Omega. Starting in 1986 with a role on the Foundation Board of Trustees, Diane has also served as NPC delegate and a national vice president, and she has been very involved in the Foundation scholarships program. At the 2012 National Convention, Diane was elected National President and served in that role until 2016.
Janice Manning Crandall (Omicron, Baker University) was elected as National President at the 1996 National Convention. Janice began her volunteer work on the National Council in 1983 while also serving as the NPC delegate on and off from 1984-97. She was remembered fondly by friends who said, "She always had a friendly smile and was eager to help her fellow sisters."
National President Diane Wilson Blackwelder (Omicron, Baker University) calls members to the 2016 National Convention in Orlando, Florida. This article includes several photographs from recent conventions.
Rachel Williams Haley (Omicron, Baker University) discusses her experience serving as a student lobbyist on Capitol Hill with the Fraternity and Sorority Political Action Committee. The article includes a photograph of Haley with National President Diane Blackwelder (Omicron, Baker University) Senator Pat Roberts, Senator Roberts' executive assistant Jensine Frost Moyer (Delta Tau, Minnesota State University, Mankato) and his communications director Sarah Ross Little (Beta Rho, American University).
This article lists the winners of the 2015 collegiate chapter awards. A photograph of Epsilon Eta (Stephen F. Austin State University) chapter, which won the National Council Trophy, is included with the article.
This page lists Alpha Chis who have joined the Life Loyal program between April 1 and June 30, 2015.
Alpha Chi Omega members who have recently gotten married are listed, along with their husbands, by chapter.
Alpha Chi Omega members who have recently given birth are listed, often with their husband and new baby's names, by chapter.
This directory lists the names and addresses of Fraternity leaders, including members of the National Council, standing committees, province leaders, alumnae district leaders and alumnae state chairmen. It also lists each collegiate chapter along with its president and alumnae advisor and each alumnae chapter or club with its president and meeting information.
Past winners of housing grants and members of the grant committee are listed here.
Diane Wilson Blackwelder (Omicron, Baker University) solicits recommendations for the National Nominating Committee and outlines the qualifications, nomination process and selection process.