This Week in ΞΛ
Wednesday nights are back from 6pm to 10pm, In-person and Virtual November Chapter Meeting is being planned, Planet Fitness Offer, and CDC Guidelines for the Fully Vaccinated
If you supported our chapter as an active member in 2020 and have not received your mask, please contact Bro President Sims or Brother Vice President Ali.
This Week in Black History: October 24th – October 30th
- 25,000 Black Workers Strike in New Orleans – October 24, 1892
- Benjamin O. Davis becomes the first Black general in the US Army -October 25, 1940
- Million Woman March held in Philadelphia – October 25, 1997
- Benjamin Oliver Davis Jr becomes the first Black general in the US Air Force – October 27, 1954
- DB Downing patents his street letter box – October 27, 1891
- End to school segregation ordered by the Supreme Court “at once” – October 29, 1969
- John Standard patents the oil stove – October 29, 1889
- Muhummad Ali regains the World Heavyweight Championship Title in Kinshasa, Zaire by defeating George Foreman – October 30, 1974
- Nat Turner (slave revolt leader) is captured – October 30, 1831
- Richard Arrington elected first Black mayor of Birmingham, AL – October 30, 1979
Xi Lambda Initiation Dates*
* Only includes those with members on current roster.