UG Brother of the Month (August 2018)

Dillon Douglass, the son of Mary and Charles Douglass, is a native of Jackson, TN where he is an active member of Greater St. Luke Baptist Church. Dillon is a rising senior majoring in Athletic Training at Middle Tennessee State University with a current GPA of 3.88. Bro. Douglass is a Spring 2018 initiate of the Eta Gamma…

UG Brother of the Month (July 2018)

Jeffery Patton is a native of Senatobia, MS. He attends the University of Mississippi, where he is junior studying Integrated Marketing Communications. Bro. Patton is a Spring 2017 initiate of the Lambda Pi Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. Early on, Brother Patton understood that many of his accomplishments would not have been possible…

UG Brother of the Month (June 2018)

Kenneth D. Richmond was born and raised in Memphis, TN. He currently attends the University of Tennessee- Knoxville, where he is a junior studying Journalism and Electronic Media. Bro. Richmond is a Fall 2017 initiate of the Mu Rho Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. During the fall semester of his sophomore year, Bro….

UG Brother of the Month (May 2018)

Jeremias Elston, the son of Kym and James Dukes, is a rising senior Architectural Engineering Major at Tennessee State University in Nashville, Tennessee with a current GPA of 3.2. Jeremias is a native of Nashville, Tennessee and is a 2015 graduate of Hendersonville High School in Hendersonville, TN where he ran track, and played football. He was…

UG Brother of the Month (April 2018)

Jujuan Lewis (Spring 2017 initiate) is a Junior Finance Major from Chattanooga,Tennessee. As a future investor and commercial banker, he believes that community engagement comes first. As a local community member, he wants to restore the values once held by Chattanooga officials. He believes his efforts will one day help children in need.This has lead…

UG Brother of the Month (March 2018)

Courtney Covington was born and raised in Memphis, TN. He currently attends Austin Peay State University in Clarksville, TN where he is a junior studying Interdisciplinary Studies – Pre-K through 3rd grade elementary. Mr. Covington is a Spring 2017 initiate of the Theta Beta Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. In addition, Courtney is…

2018 Kappa League Conference recap

The 2018 Kappa League Conference convened in Bowling Green, KY on March 16-17. The conference was hosted by the Bowling Green (KY) Alumni Chapter and Epsilon Rho Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. View more images here  

February 2018 Student Organization of the Week: Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. – Mu Rho Chapter

This article serves as recognition from our University’s Center for Student Engagement for some great programming we provided for the University throughout the month of February. We hosted our Shimmy Like a Nupe (SLAN) informational, a workshop on professionalism, interviews, internships, and our monthly Kappa Wednesday event where we get the campus together to socialize and eat….

UG Brother of the Month (January 2018)

An Island boy at heart, scholar, activist, fitness enthusiast, and future life coach, Mr.  Richards is a rather exceptional brother. Mr. Richards is a graduating senior at American Baptist College, where he will receive a degree in Behavioral Studies. Mr. Richards is a Presidential scholar, maintaining a 3.66 GPA from his freshman to his senior…

MLK Commission Chair Award

Brother Clarence Swearengen of Knoxville Alumni Chapter gets the 2018 MLK Commission’s Chair Award for his Mentoring Program Real Talk. “Real Talk was established in 2008 at Vine Middle School,” “The mission of that program is to encourage, empower, and to enrich young black men and young black women to be successful by keeping it…