An unidentified alumna from the northwest suburbs of Chicago and two children play with hand puppets.
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).
Initiate of Beta (Albion College)
Three alumnae, (left to right) Betty Dawson Imlay (Gamma Nu, San Diego State University), former Province President Katherine Fredendall Franklin (Alpha Psi, UCLA) and Lori Herrera, pose together at the celebration for Gamma Nu (San Diego State University) chapter's 25th anniversary.
Mistress of Ceremonies Blanche Denslow (Gamma Nu, San Diego State University, right) and her sister, Nina Denslow Blakley (Gamma Nu, San Diego State University), pose together at the celebration for Gamma Nu (San Diego State University) chapter's 25th anniversary.
Alumnae (left to right) Mary Storbeck (Mu, Simpson College), Imogene Holster Lamb (Xi, University of Nebraska - Lincoln), Phyllis Carter Conrad (Iota, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) and Phyllis Harris Blumer (Xi, University of Nebraska - Lincoln) pose together at the 1955 National Convention at the Greenbrier in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia.
A group of alumnae and their guests gather for the annual Beta Beta (Indianapolis, Indiana) chapter picnic at the home of Florence Thompson Taggart (Alpha, DePauw University).
Sheila Volzke DeWeese (Gamma Delta, University of Denver) poses in a costume for the Ice Follies, a touring ice show that she was a part of from 1967-72. This photograph was featured on page 52 of the spring 1973 issue of The Lyre.
Dr. Condoleezza Rice joined Alpha Chi Omega at the Gamma Delta chapter at the University of Denver. Until her senior year, she was the only African American member of the chapter. She was 19 years old when she graduated cum laude from the university in 1974. She was named Outstanding Senior Woman and is a member of Phi Beta Kappa and Mortar Board. She earned a master's from the University of Notre Dame and a Ph.D. from the University of Denver’s Graduate School of International Studies. In 1993, she became Stanford University’s first woman provost and served in that position until 1999. In 2001, President George W. Bush appointed her national security advisor. Rice later was named the U.S. Secretary of State, the first black woman to serve in that capacity. A professor, consultant and author, she has won many awards. She is an articulate speaker, accomplished pianist and a football aficionado. She received Alpha Chi Omega's Award of Achievement in 1990.
This article discusses the career of Mary H. Carter (Alpha Epsilon, University of Pennsylvania), who has been named the first female principal of Radnor High School in Wayne, Pennsylvania. The article includes a portrait of Carter.
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.
Two photographs and three captions accompany this headline about women who serve as stewardesses and hostesses on airlines.
Valerie Stubbs Mecutchen (Beta Eta, Florida State University) discusses the work of Mary Lisenby (Alpha Phi, The University of Texas at Austin) who serves as food supervisor for the Washington Statler Hotel and who conducts workshops on various food-related topics. The article also includes a photograph of Lisenby at work.
Margaret Roll Hicks (Psi, The University of Oklahoma) discusses Sarah F. D. Miller (Zeta, New England Conservatory) and her involvement with the Girls Scouts of America and the Quota International Club. The article includes a portrait of Miller.
U.S. Navy Nurse Corps Captain Valerie Molina Morrison (Theta Sigma, University of North Florida) discusses her experience with Alpha Chi Omega both as a collegian and as an alumna member. This article includes a photograph of Morrison.
Amber McMurray Snowden (Zeta Pi, Arizona State University) discusses her experience on an alumnae Global Service Initiative trip to New Orleans. A photograph of McMurray and fellow participant Danae Sugaoka is included.
This spotlight includes an interview with and photograph of Province Alumnae Chair Jane Bonnell Short (Gamma Chi, Stetson University).