The Alpha Phi Alpha fraternity was the first Black Greek letter organization on an intercollegiate level, and it celebrates its Founder’s Day this coming Sunday, December 4th. The “Seven Jewels” of the fraternity formed the organization in 1906 on the campus of Cornell University, and it has since spawned a star-studded list of notable members. […]

The Buffalo State College chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha has reportedly been suspended after Bradley Doyley died in the midst of pledging the fraternity.

Police are investigating the suspicious death of a Buffalo State College Basketball Playe. His family believes he was made to drink something toxic while pledging for Alpha Phi Alpha fraternity.

Another HBCU is facing a hazing lawsuit after a student claims he was beaten obsessively while pledging Alpha Phi Alpha fraternity. The Bowie State student,…

Much Love to Alpha Phi Alpha (ΑΦΑ) is the first Black, inter-collegiate Greek-lettered fraternity. It was founded on December 4, 1906 atCornell University in Ithaca, New York. Its founders are known as the “Seven Jewels“. It employs an icon from Ancient Egypt, the Great Sphinx of Giza, as its symbol. Its aims are “manly deeds, […]

The Alpha Phi Alpha fraternity was founded on December 4, 1906 at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York. It’s the first Black, Inter-Collegiate Greek-Lettered fraternity.

Standing in their tradition of service and social justice, Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. has offered to pay the entire costs for the memorial and…

Last Friday, the Peace Corps and Alpha Phi Alpha fraternity announced a partnership aimed at providing service within the African-American community. Peace Corps Acting Director…

Today would have been Dorothy Irene Height  102nd Birthday and Google remembers (March 24, 1912 – April 20, 2010) American administrator, educator, and a civil rights and women’s rights activist  She also served as National President of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority from 1946 to 1957.[7] She remained active with Delta Sigma Theta Sorority throughout her life. 

It’s hard to believe it’s been 25 years since Spike Lee dropped his classic joint School Daze, the film that introduced the world to Black…

Alpha Phi Alpha (ΑΦΑ) is the first Black, Inter-Collegiate Greek-Lettered fraternity and    Read More