• Building the pipeline to careers in Science, Technologies, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM), the Seattle Alumnae chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. (AKA) hosts Full STEAM Ahead!” – their upcoming Science, Math and Related Technologies (SMART) Camp which will educate Puget Sound area youth on opportunities in the fields of science, technology, engineering, arts, and… [Continue Reading]

    It’s full STEAM ahead for Science, Math and Related Technologies for Youth and Parents
  • Mental Health Awareness Forum Dynamic Urban Opportunities Foundation, Inc., the community outreach arm of the Delta Upsilon Omega Seattle Alumnae Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., in partnership with National Alliance on Mental Illness and Atlantic Street Family Resources Center will host a Mental Health Awareness Forum focused on increasing mental health awareness in… [Continue Reading]

    Mental Health Awareness Forum
  • In the month of February and specifically on the 1st Friday of the month, February 6th, members of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. wore red in support of heart disease awareness. This very dangerous disease is the number one killer in today’s society. As one of the sorority’s five target areas, “Health Promotion,” it is… [Continue Reading]

    Pink Goes Red
  • Ida L. Jackson brought the presence of Alpha Kappa Alpha to the American West Coast in 1921, chartering Rho Chapter at the University of California Berkley. On August 1, 1933, Beta Theta Chapter was chartered in Seattle, Washington at the Tacoma, Washington home of Sadie McIver. Beta Theta consisted of both undergraduate and graduate members.… [Continue Reading]

    Delta Upsilon Omega Chapter
  • In 1908, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority became America’s first Greek-letter organization established by Black college women. Her roots date back to Howard University, Washington, D.C., where the idea for formation was conceived by Ethel Hedgeman Lyle of St. Louis, Missouri. She viewed the Sorority as an instrument for enriching the social and intellectual aspects of… [Continue Reading]

    National History


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