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2013-02-28 23:02:51

Kappa Alpha Theta is proud that two of the 18 women honored by the National Women's History Project (NWHP) in March (National Women's History Month) were members of our Fraternity. Indianapolis, IN (PRWEB) February 28, 2013 More than 10 percent of the women honored by the National Women´s History Project (NWHP) during 2013 Women´s History Month were members of Kappa Alpha Theta. This year´s theme, Women Inspiring Innovation Through Imagination, honors 18 women who throughout...

2012-12-08 05:00:46

Kappa Alpha Theta's Sisters Supporting Sisters program, the first fraternity/sorority mental health initiative, receives award from the Association of Fraternity/Sorority Advisors. Indianapolis, Ind. (PRWEB) December 07, 2012 Sisters Supporting Sisters, Kappa Alpha Theta´s mental health initiative, received the Excellence in Educational Programming Award from the Association of Fraternity/Sorority Advisors (AFA). The award recognizes a new and innovative program developed by a...

2009-04-30 12:06:35

Indiana University has dismissed quarterback Kellen Lewis for violating unspecified team rules, HoosierNation.com said. The Jacksonville, Fla. native was a fifth-year senior, meaning he has only one option if he wants to continue his college career -- to enroll at a Division II school. Lewis' tenure in Bloomington included a four-month team suspension when he was a sophomore. Lewis, who was dismissed Wednesday, ranks first in school history with 48 touchdown passes, second in total offense...

2009-04-15 13:38:50

If a future in-law offers to show the old family photo album take them up on it, because it may predict divorce, a U.S. researcher advises. In a study of yearbook pictures, an e-mail invitation sent to approximately 18,000 alumni resulted in 428 people completing an online questionnaire, with 79 individuals removed due to no yearbook photos. The remaining sample of 225 females and 124 males who graduated between 1948-2005 ranged in age from 21 to 81, 96 percent Caucasian. All photos for an...

2008-10-28 12:00:38

INDIANAPOLIS, Oct. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Teach For America and Eli Lilly and Company today launched a program to support the efforts of new teachers working in the city's low-income communities. Lilly employees will pair with Teach For America teachers to help them get acclimated to the city and to foster networking opportunities. The Lilly employee advocates and Teach For America teachers will meet for the first time at a matching event tonight at Lilly corporate headquarters....

2008-08-04 09:00:43

By Kirby Lee Davis Greg Lippert sees a "perfect storm" brewing around the nation's dining sector, a confluence of uncontrollable factors starting with high energy prices and extending from surging cheese and flour costs to rising labor costs. "We are now competing with international prices," said Lippert, president and chief executive of Mazzio's Corp. "This is a challenge facing the whole restaurant industry." Oklahoma's energy sector provides something of a cushion, he said, with the...

2008-07-16 18:00:34

By Anne Williams, The Register-Guard, Eugene, Ore. Jul. 16--COTTAGE GROVE -- The Oregon Department of Education's final order on Blue Mountain School is in, and it offers no surprises. In fact, the long-awaited ruling -- written by Legal Affairs Coordinator Cindy Hunt for Superintendent of Public Instruction Susan Castillo -- is almost word-for-word identical to a draft released in May ordering a reversal of the South Lane School Board's July 2007 termination of the school's...


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  • A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the white area at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
This word is a diminutive of the Latin 'luna,' moon.
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