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    • Kappa joins NCSU Greek-letter community

      Kappa Kappa Gamma is pleased to announce its newest chapter, Eta Chi Chapter, located on the campus of North Carolina State University!

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        • Kappa's UConn Chapter

          Kappa works with university officials to investigate alleged hazing incident.

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        • Disaster Relief for Recent Tornadoes

          Emergency assistance is available to Kappa's in their time of need.

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        • University's Sanctions at Kappa's UConn Chapter

          Kappa is disappointed with the University's decision to ban its chapter from campus for four years.

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        • Loyalty Award Recipient Announced in Houston

          Linda Price Patton, Oklahoma State, is Kappa’s 2014 Loyalty Award recipient.

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        • Kappa's 2014-2016 Fraternity Council

          Proudly introducing our 2014–2016 Fraternity Council elected at the 70th Biennial General Convention in Houston, Texas.

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        • Kappa Recognized as RIF's Donor of the Month

          After ten years of partnership, Kappa and RIF have achieved so much!

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        • Loyalty Award Recipient Announced

          Kappa Kappa Gamma today announced the 2012 Loyalty Award recipient.

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        • Disaster Relief

          Kappa Kappa Gamma’s hearts are with our members and our NPC friends, living in the northeast who may be affected by Hurricane Sandy.

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        • Kappa Celebrates a Quarter of a Million Members

          Kappa reached a membership milestone over the weekend when 30 chapters conducted initiation, bringing the total number of initiated members to more than 250,000!

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        • Kappas Come Together in Time of Tragedy

          Kappa Kappa Gamma is accepting condolence cards, letters and notes of support so that we may pass them along to the Kappa families affected by the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School on Friday, Dec. 14.

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        • The New Brand of Kappa Kappa Gamma

          Kappa Kappa Gamma unveiled a new brand identity at Convention 2012. Kappa’s new brand identity signifies our organization’s commitment to continue to move onward and upward.

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        • Kappa Installs Its 139th Collegiate Chapter!

          Kappa Kappa Gamma today announced the official installation of its 139th collegiate chapter, located at California Polytechnic State University, in San Luis Obispo, Calif.

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        • Expansion Continues for Kappa Kappa Gamma

          Kappa Kappa Gamma, one of the largest fraternities for women, is growing again. Wichita State University has invited Kappa to be its next National Panhellenic Conference partner on campus.

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        • Kappa Kappa Gamma Will Suspend Its Chapter at the University of California, Irvine in June 2013

          It is with great sadness that Kappa Kappa Gamma Fraternity announces it will suspend operations of Zeta Eta Chapter at the University of California,Irvine, in June 2013.

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        • Kappa Kappa Gamma Is Now 140 Chapters Strong

          It is with great excitement that Kappa Kappa Gamma announces the installation of its 140th collegiate chapter at Chapman University in Orange, Calif.

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        • Kappa Kappa Gamma Suspends Its Chapter at Rollins College

          It is with regret that the Kappa Kappa Gamma Fraternity Council has voted to suspend the operations, effective immediately, of Delta Epsilon Chapter at Rollins College in Winter Park, Fla.

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        • (Updated) Rose McGill Aid and the Oklahoma Tornadoes

          With the tragedies in Oklahoma, Kappa Kappa Gamma stands ready to help our sisters affected. Our thoughts and hearts are with our members and our NPC friends, living in Oklahoma who may have been affected by the devastating tornadoes.

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        • Kappa Kappa Gamma Continues to Grow

          Kappa Kappa Gamma, one of the largest fraternities for women, is preparing for another new collegiate chapter at Elmhurst College in Elmhurst, Ill.

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        • The Fraternity Changes to a Regional Meeting Format for 2015

          Kappa's governing body, Fraternity Council, has recently voted to conduct province business in a regional meeting format for 2015.

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        • University of Alabama Recruitment

          Kappa is aware of the Membership Recruitment issues at the University of Alabama. Leadership has been in close communication with our chapter there to ensure our members are following all university and Fraternity policies and procedures.

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        • Eta Tau Chapter Installed in the Georgetown Community

          Kappa Kappa Gamma today announced its official installation of its 139th active chapter, Eta Tau, located in the Georgetown community in Washington, D.C.

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        • Disaster Relief after Midwest Tornadoes

          Scores of tornadoes that came through the Midwest over the weekend have left homes leveled and many without power. Kappa Kappa Gamma knows our sisters need help now more than ever.

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        • The Kappa Foundation Announces New Executive Director

          The Kappa Kappa Gamma Foundation Board of Trustees is pleased to announce Beth Burkes as its new Executive Director.

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        • Kappa Kappa Gamma Establishes Two New Chapters

          Kappa welcomes two new chapters to the sisterhood at Wichita State University and Elmhurst College.

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        • The Stewart House Museum Achieves National Standards of Excellence

          Kappa's Stewart House Museum has completed the Museum Assessment Program.

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        • Kappa Kappa Gamma Will Pause Chapter Operations at the University of Miami in May 2015

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        • Update on Delta Kappa Chapter

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        • Alumnae Achievement Award Nominations Now Open

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        • Beta Nu Chapter Suspended

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        • NPC NEWS: Position Statement Against Sexual Assault

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        • Disaster Relief After Severe Flooding in South Carolina

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        • NPC News: National Panhellenic Conference Legislative Agenda

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        • Kappa's 2016-2018 Fraternity Council

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        • Kappa's 2014-2016 Alumnae Association and Chapter Awards

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        • A letter from Kappa Kappa Gamma's leadership

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        • Disaster Relief for California and Louisiana

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        • Kappa joins NCSU Greek-letter community

          Kappa Kappa Gamma is pleased to announce its newest chapter, Eta Chi Chapter, located on the campus of North Carolina State University!

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      • Founders Day

        In 1870, six exceptional women at Monmouth College in Illinois made the first step on their journey to impact the world.

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Expansion Continues for Kappa Kappa Gamma

COLUMBUS, Ohio (March 20, 2013) - Kappa Kappa Gamma, one of the largest fraternities for women, is growing again. Wichita State University has invited Kappa to be its next National Panhellenic Conference partner on campus.

"The Women's Panhellenic Association of Wichita State University unanimously approved the recommendation for Kappa Kappa Gamma to join our Fraternity and Sorority community," says Gina Stewart,Wichita State University's Coordinator of Fraternity and Sorority Life. "Our Panhellenic is thrilled that, after 55 years, we are able to grow our Panhellenic community and add a strong organization, which we know will benefit and enhance our entire Greek community and university."

A local group, Gamma Epsilon, will become affiliated with Kappa Kappa Gamma. In addition, Kappa will be going through a traditional colonization process in the fall of 2013.Implementation of a marketing and membership recruitment plan aimed at interested, non-affiliated potential new members will be kicking off soon.

Kappa's colonization process is unique, yet similar to traditional Membership Recruitment. Kappa will be looking for academically minded, driven women wanting to leave their mark on a new organization, while also adding to the Panhellenic success already established at WSU.

WSU currently has four National Panhellenic Conference groups.Kappa Kappa Gamma will be the fifth group, joining Alpha Phi, Delta Delta Delta, Delta Gamma and Gamma Phi Beta.

The new chapter at WSU will bring Kappa Kappa Gamma's number of active collegiate chapters in North America to 141.

"It is an exciting time for women's Greek organizations as interest continues to rise at colleges and universities across the country,"says Julie Leshay, Fraternity President of Kappa Kappa Gamma. "We are thrilled we are able to support the expansion movement and Kappa is honored to have our next colony at WSU. Everyone from our leadership to our local alumnae are elated about the opportunity to support the new colony."

Located in Wichita, Kan., WSU has more than 14,000 students and is Kansas' only urban-serving research state university.

To learn more about the WSU Greek community, visit http://www.wichita.edu/thisis/home/?u=Greek_Life.For more on Kappa's extension efforts, visit www.kappa.org/kappa/join.

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