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Alpha Sigma Alpha members volunteer for Special Olympics

By Ginger Simons | November 4, 2018

Members of Alpha Sigma Alpha took to the Cherry Bowl, 7171 Cherryvale N. Boulevard, Rockford, for the Illinois State qualifying tournament for the Special Olympics.The Special Olympics is a global movement which offers athletic training and competition...

Afri-fest to celebrate African culture in three events

By Northern Star staff | October 21, 2016

The African Students Association will host three consecutive days of Afri-fest.An Independence Day Gala will be held at 8 to 11 p.m. Oct. 27 to celebrate the independence day in African countries between July and December. The Gala will be in the Duke...

No injuries reported in sorority house crash

By Robert Baird | April 1, 2013

A vehicle crashed through the Alpha Sigma Alpha (ASA) sorority house, 1019 Ridge Drive, shortly before 7 p.m. Sunday. DeKalb Police Sgt. Jim Haacker said there were no injuries. The driver, 22, had a learners permit, Haacker said. She was taking a right...

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