Beta Eta Honored by Alpha Chi Omega Foundation

In Foundation news, we are very proud of Beta Eta for reaching the President’s Roll at Alpha Chi Omega Foundation. Beta Eta attained $50,000 in cumulative giving to Foundation this year. The collegians received this plaque to hang at the chapter house; a second copy will be displayed at Alpha Chi Omega Headquarters! Also, itContinue reading “Beta Eta Honored by Alpha Chi Omega Foundation”

Xi Omega Xi Founder – Katy MacDiarmid Leach

Katy was initiated into Beta Eta in the Fall of 1998. During her collegiate years, she held the offices of Warden, Recording Secretary and Par-Tee Chair. She was also a memeber of the Lady Spirithunters. She graduated in 2001 with a BS in English/Creative Writing. She moved back to St. Petersburg, FL and started workingContinue reading “Xi Omega Xi Founder – Katy MacDiarmid Leach”

Beta Eta Receives Awards at Alpha Chi Omega Convention

Great news! Beta Eta was a finalist for the 2010 National Council Trophy, Alpha Chi Omega’s highest honor! The suspense began Monday evening July 12th as the Finalists were announced. It was thrilling and exciting to know there was a chance Beta Eta could win the Trophy! Congratulations, Omicron chapter, Baker University on winning theContinue reading “Beta Eta Receives Awards at Alpha Chi Omega Convention”

Alpha Chi Omega Vision Award

It was wonderful to see Florida State University alumna Andrea Fuller Cooper (Delta Delta Delta) honored with the Alpha Chi Omega Vision Award. The Vision Award goes to a non-Alpha Chi Omega who is making a difference in the Greek Community. Through her years of presenting Kristin’s Story on campuses and in communities, Andrea hasContinue reading “Alpha Chi Omega Vision Award”

Summer Updates at the Beta Eta House Underway!

Sharing some “in progress” photos from improvements that are underway at the Beta Eta House. First, additional security cameras have been installed on the front porch to monitor the front yard. The outdoor lights in the front landscaping have been run over a couple times in the last few years, so hopefully the camera willContinue reading “Summer Updates at the Beta Eta House Underway!”

In Memory of Betty Hodges

It is with a heavy heart that we share the news that we have lost an Alpha Chi Omega sister. Betty Hodges initiated Beta Eta chapter in 1955. Her memorial will be held (address below) on Saturday, July 24th in Atlanta. Elizabeth (Betty) Ann Hodges, 74, died on July 6, 2010 at her home on Lake Lanier in Flowery Branch,Continue reading “In Memory of Betty Hodges”

Alpha Chi Omega Convention!

It’s going to be a banner week for all of us at Xi Omega Xi as Alpha Chi Omega Convention kicks off on Friday, July 9th. First, we’ll have what looks like it might be a record number of Beta Etas in attendance for Convention in general, and an even larger crowd on Saturday nightContinue reading “Alpha Chi Omega Convention!”

Xi Omega Xi Founder – Claudia Wenzel Thomas

CLAUDIA WENZEL THOMAS was initiated into Beta Eta Chapter of Alpha Chi Omega in 1967. While a collegiate member, she served as pledge class Social Chairman and several terms as Rush Chairman. As an alumna, Claudia has held numerous positions on the local, regional and national levels. These positions include President of Gamma Lambda GammaContinue reading “Xi Omega Xi Founder – Claudia Wenzel Thomas”

Xi Omega Xi Founder – Aggie Smith Steiner

Aggie Smith Steiner ’67    Aggie Steiner initiated at Beta Eta in 1967. During tenure as a collegian, she served as a Standards Board Member, Assistant Pledge Trainer, Family Weekend Chair, Circus Decorations Chair and won the Favorite Pledge Award. She graduated from Florida State Cum Laude with membership in several academic honoraria.      AggieContinue reading “Xi Omega Xi Founder – Aggie Smith Steiner”