Upsilon Sigma Omega host Etiquette Workshop

On July 22, the Upsilon Sigma Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. hosted an etiquette workshop entitled "Charm School: A Touch Class.”  The event was held at Sawmill Baptist Church in Bennettsville.  Approximately 50 participants including Upsilon Sigma Omega’s 2017 Miss Debutante Cotillion contestants, ASCEND members, their parents, and other members of the community … Continue reading Upsilon Sigma Omega host Etiquette Workshop

Upsilon Sigma Omega Chapter Celebrates AKA’s 109th Founders’ Day

The Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Incorporated, Upsilon Sigma Omega Chapter of Bennettsville, SC and the Rho Alpha Omega Chapter of Laurinburg, NC held a Founder’s Day event to celebrate the sorority’s 109th of Service to All Mankind.  Sorority members and guest gathered to pay tribute to the sorority’s history and to honor community members for … Continue reading Upsilon Sigma Omega Chapter Celebrates AKA’s 109th Founders’ Day

ASCEND Program Promotes Team Building

The Upsilon Sigma Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority held its monthly meeting of the ASCEND Program on February 11.  ASCEND, which stands for Achievement, Self-Awareness, Communication, Engagement, Networking and Developmental Skills, is a national initiative for all Alpha Kappa Alpha chapters, and it is the signature program of the organization's international president, Dorothy … Continue reading ASCEND Program Promotes Team Building

Sorority Treats ASCEND Students to Showing of Hidden Figures

The Upsilon Sigma Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated kicked off their 2017 signature program, A.S.C.E.N.D., by taking 8 program participants to see the critically acclaimed movie, Hidden Figures.  Hidden Figures tells the incredible untold story of Katherine G. Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan, and Mary Jackson - brilliant African-American female mathematicians who began working … Continue reading Sorority Treats ASCEND Students to Showing of Hidden Figures

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Participates in Longest Day Event

  The members of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated were proud to join forces with the Alzheimer’s Association to raise awareness of Alzheimer’s disease risk factors, diagnosis, care, and advocacy in the Pee Dee community. The local Upsilon Sigma Omega Chapter joined the Epsilon Chi Omega Chapter of Florence, SC, and Omicron Omicron Omega Chapter … Continue reading Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Participates in Longest Day Event