This newsletter from Alpha Iota (University of Vermont) chapter includes articles about altruistic activities, chapter events and news from alumnae. The newsletter also includes several photographs of chapter members.
Fifty-year members pose together at the 1972 National Convention. Each woman is individually identified on the back of the photograph.
Initiate of Alpha Iota (University of Vermont)
Joan Albert Lawler (Alpha Iota, University of Vermont) holds a poster asking for donations to support cerebral palsy.
Gail Henion Sheehy (Alpha Iota, University of Vermont) was initiated in 1955. An American author, journalist and lecturer, she wrote 17books, even having a movie made based on her book "Hustling" in 1975. She also wrote numerous high-profile articles for magazines such as New York Magazine and Vanity Fair. She won the Award of Achievement in 1985.
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.
Alpha Chi Omega members who have recently died are listed 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.
Photographs and biographical information is provided for each of the 2015 alumnae award winners, including the Award of Achievement winners.
Thelma Gardner Belair (Alpha Iota, University of Vermont) recounts the observations of Katrina Munn (Alpha Iota, University of Vermont) who visited the MacDowell Colony in the summer of 1946. Of particular interest is a list of artists who have occupied the Star Studio supported by Alpha Chi Omega.
This National Council Trophy used to travel from awarded chapter to chapter every year. The traveling trophy was discontinued at the 1933 Grand Council meeting due to the "inability to award it on an equitable basis." It was awarded to the following chapters between 1913-33: Omicron (Baker University), Pi (University of California, Berkeley), Alpha (DePauw University), Tau (Brenau University), Phi (University of Kansas), Iota (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign), Zeta (New England Conservatory), Psi (The University of Oklahoma), Xi (University of Nebraska-Lincoln), Lambda (Syracuse University), Alpha Iota (University of Vermont), Mu (Simpson College), Beta Epsilon (Michigan State University), Alpha Zeta (Washington University in Saint Louis) and Alpha Beta (Purdue University).
This report lists each chapter and its altruistic activities for Hera Day. Many of the activities center around children or senior citizens.