The Wichitan

Kappa Alpha and Muscular Dystrophy Association raise $25,000

Tommy Chhe, Reporter

October 2, 2018

Kappa Alpha and the Muscular Dystrophy Association raised $25,000 for kids and adults diagnosed with muscular dystrophy, ALS and related muscular-debilitating diseases on Sept. 12 at the Lake Center. Small and big businesses and community leaders within Wichita Falls went for the cause of donat...

Kappa Alpha blood drive continues Thursday

Jessica Hernandez, nursing sophomore, comforts Lauren Tisdale, special education junior, because it is her first time donating blood while Kristin Roberts, mobile supervisor, checks on her at the Clark Student Center Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018. Photo by Cortney Wood

Cortney Wood

January 24, 2018

The blood drive, hosted by Kappa Alpha Order, will continue on Jan. 25 from 10 a.m. — 3 p.m. in the Clark Student Center in the Comanche suites. Since the blood drive kicked off on Jan. 23, 22 people have donated either pints, plasma or platelets. Texas Blood Institute staff facilitate the do...

Kappa Alpha Order suspension lifted

Hunter Wolf, a Kappa Alpha member and a biology sophomore, and Tristen Cunningham, management information systems freshman, perform a dance to

Kara McIntyre

September 21, 2017

Kappa Alpha Order fraternity inducted nine men into the Gamma Omega chapter, but by Monday, Sept. 18, they were suspended by the national office for rules infractions, according to Vice President of Student Affairs and Enrollment Management Keith Lamb. "This was not a university-sanctioned suspens...

Kappa Alpha and Chi Omega hold toy drive for Cook Children’s

Kaleb Collins, marketing sophomore, sharing informational flyers about the Kappa Alpha and Chi Omega Toys for Cook's booth in Clark Student Center on Dec 6. Photo by Bridget Reilly

Yareli Lora

December 7, 2016

Members of Kappa Alpha Order and Chi Omega are hosting a toy drive for the patients of Cook Children's Medical Center.Kaleb Collins, marketing sophomore who initiated Kappa Alpha in the fall, moved up to the number four officer position as head of recruitment shortly after he joined.Collins said, ...

Jesse Brown wins uncontested bid for city council

Jessie Brown, graduate student, talks to head football coach Bill Maskill at the Homecoming bonfire Oct. 27. Photo by Izziel Latour

Michelle Dickey

November 9, 2016

It can seem like Wichita Falls City Council position is just being handed to unopposed candidate Jesse Brown, but this isn't something he is taking lightly.Brown graduated in 2016 with a degree in criminal justice, is working on his master's degree and works on campus as coordinator of student organizat...

Kappa Alpha Order wins Greek League championship

Hayden Lewis, nursing junior, playing flag football on Oct. 11. Photo by Izziel Latour

Rodrigo Mireles

November 8, 2016

Recreational Sports League included the Greek League Championship, where Kappa Alpha Order beat Sigma Alpha Epsilon in flag football with a 6-0 lead. KA scored a touchdown early in the first half and fought hard to maintain the one touchdown lead. No one else in the game scored, which left both teams ...

Alpha Phi, Kappa Alpha Order cookout a success overall

Executive officers of Alpha Phi take a picture together by Bolin Fountain in the the Quadrangle  during the Alpha Phi and Kappa Alpha's annual Midwestern Cookout Classic on April 30. Photo by Makayla Burnham

Samuel Sutton

May 4, 2016

Alpha Phi and Kappa Alpha Order hosted a cookout on April 30 to support women's cardiac health and to earn money to send children with muscular dystrophy to camp.Shelby Emerson, education sophomore, said, "We've gotten positive feedback. Students think it's a really cool idea. I think they're going t...

Flag football a big draw for Greeks

Sophomore Radiology major and Chi Omega member, Bianca Hernandez cheers on her teammates as they play Sigma Kappa in flag football

Mark Campbell

October 13, 2014

Flag football on campus has always been big for Greek Life. Finding out which fraternity and sorority is the best at slinging the pigskin and doing Peyton Manning impersonations all for bragging rights is something big for them—and surely is the biggest Rec Sport on campus. With more than 200 Greek...

The Student News Site of Midwestern State University
Kappa Alpha