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Xavier's Sigma Gamma Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. Receives Awards

11/19/09

Congratulations are in order for Sigma Gamma Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Incorporated from Xavier University.  This past weekend at the Ohio District meeting, this chapter received numerous awards. 

1.      Sigma Gamma was recognized as the chapter with the highest grade point average.

2.      Aaron Marble, ’10, was recognized as the brother with the highest grade point average in the Ohio District. Marble is a senior from Cincinnati majoring in human resources with a minor in theology.

3.      Tatiana Sanders, ’12, won the Ohio District Miss Black & Gold Scholarship Pageant.  She will now represent the Ohio District at the regional level with hopes of advancing to the National Convention. Sanders is a sophomore from Toledo majoring in communication arts: public relations. 

Founded at Cornell University in Ithaca, NY on December 4, 1906, Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. was the first intercollegiate Greek-letter fraternity established for African-Americans. It develops leaders and promotes brotherhood and academic excellence, while providing service and advocacy for our communities. 

Xavier celebrates the great accomplishments of members of the Black Greek Council.