By Kristine “Aster” Medina, Editor-in-Chief

Sisters nationwide traveled to Flushing, NY for the Delta Phi Lambda Sorority, Inc. national convention from Aug. 5 thru 7 to redefine Everlasting Sisterhood. Sisters strolled through the middle of Times Square and attended sessions at Queens College featuring guests, David Stollman, president of Campuspeak, and Leng Leng Chauncey, keynote speaker and deputy director of systems and sustainability for National Asian Pacific American Women’s Forum (NAPAWF). Convention awards were announced during a banquet on the night of Aug. 7.

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The following is a list of the convention award recipients:

Collegiate Chapters

Blue Rose Award: Georgia State University
Chapter of the Year: University of Georgia
Jade Award Georgia: Institute of Technology
Philanthropy Award: University at Albany

Collegiate

Mission Award: Petrice “PROVOK” Alacron
Sister of the Year Amanda: “Valentino” Pham

Alumnae

Mission Award: Chee Ia “I.M.P.A.C.T” Yang
Alumna of the Year: Ann “Borealis” Nguyen


Here’s a social media recap of what took place during the weekend: