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Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.

Kappa Rho Chapter - May 1, 1976

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated had its humble beginnings as the vision of nine college students on the campus of Howard University in 1908. Since then, the sorority has flourished into a globally impactful organization of over 283,000 college-trained members, bound by the bonds of sisterhood and empowered by a commitment to servant-leadership that is both domestic and international in its scope. 

Alpha Kappa Alpha’s mission is to cultivate and encourage high scholastic and ethical standards, to promote unity and friendship among college women, to study and help alleviate problems concerning girls and women in order to improve their social stature, to maintain a progressive interest in college life, and to be of “Service to All Mankind.”

Alpha Kappa Alpha seeks women who will promote, uphold, and extend its policies and programs. In return, the Sorority is a conduit through which individuals can grow and develop, personally and professionally, while simultaneously providing "Service to All Mankind”

The Kappa Rho Chapter of Austin Peay State University was first chartered by the guiding light and advisement of Soror Glistine Jones with the mission of "Being a Service to All Man-kind" The ladies of the Kappa Rho Chapter of Austin Peay State University uphold their mission statement by supporting students on campus and people within the Clarksville community with service. Kappa Rho constantly strives to do service through their international program initiatives such as Educational Enrichment, Health Promotion, Family Strengthening, and Global Impact. The women of the Kappa Rho Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. work hard to serve their community for greater achievement and prosperity.

Nickname:  AKA's

Symbols: Tea Rose

Colors: Salmon Pink and Apple Green

Chapter Name: Kappa Rho

Founded Nationally: January 15, 1908

Founded Locally: May 1, 1976

Alpha Kappa Alpha's President: Arnika Carter

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