Notable Alphas welcomes this guest essay from Brother Jarrad Henderson (Mu Eta – Arizona State University). Enjoy.
BEYOND THIS PLACE: WHY THIS FILM IS IMPORTANT
“If a race has no history, if it has no worthwhile tradition, it becomes a negligible factor in the thought of the world, and it stands in danger of being exterminated.” – Carter G. Woodson
“Make sure the basis of your choice in fraternity is a good one and not for the wrong reasons.
THROWBACK: 1990 Alpha Phi Alpha Probate, Gamma Rho Chapter
Brother Thomas A. Tatum, a 1981 initiate of Alpha Phi Chapter, Clark Atlanta University, will receive the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Community Leadership Award from the Ohio Chapter of the March of Dimes.
“The reason that he’s successful is because he understands himself and understands people,” a U. Penn first-year student said of Brother Shaun T (Nu Iota – Rowan University)
Brothers and Chapters of Alpha Phi Alpha have been busy! Here are some highlights:
Insanity Workout creator Brother Shaun T (Nu Iota – Rowan University) exercises for physical and emotional health. (University of…
Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center in Washington and the NFL Players Association have selected ESPN sports anchor Stuart Scott as the recipient of its annual award.
Congratulations to Brother Bradley Edwards, a 2004 initiate of Rho Nu Chapter (Harvard, MIT, and Tufts) for his selection to SportsPro and Ivy Sports Symposium’s “10 Next” Class of 2014, in recognition of outstanding younger professionals in the sports industry.
The Philander Smith College Board of Trustees has selected Brother Roderick L. Smothers, Ph.D., (Nu Psi - Louisiana State University) currently vice president of advancement at Huston-Tillotson University in Austin, Texas, as its 14th president.