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Mu Phi Chapter Omega Psi Phi Host Appreciation Cookout

By Savannah Tribune | July 17, 2019

The Mu Phi chapter of Omega Phi Psi, inc. hosted their annual cookout to show appreciation to all the employees of the Savannah Chatham County Public School System. Those in attendance were treated to a catered dinner, music, door prizes, and games. The Brothers of Mu Phi Chapter would like to thank all of the staff that work hard to … Continue reading “Mu Phi Chapter Omega Psi Phi Host Appreciation Cookout”

The Beach Institute Lecture and Learning Series Presents…

By Savannah Tribune | July 17, 2019

The Beach Institute Lecture and Learning Series Presents..“Strategies of Success: African-American Students’ Perspectives On Increasing Retention and Graduation Rates At Predominantly White Colleges and Universities” on- Wednesday, July 24, 2019, 6:00 – 7:30 PM at the Beach Institute, 502 E. Harris Street Dr. Alicia Brunson, Assistant Professor of Sociology at Georgia Southern University (Armstrong Campus) will discuss the experiences of … Continue reading “The Beach Institute Lecture and Learning Series Presents…”

Lady Eddie Lee Marsh Elected National 1st Vice President of TLOD

By Savannah Tribune | July 17, 2019

Lady Eddie Lee Marsh, a member of the Savannah Chapter of Top Ladies of Distinction, Incorporated; was elected and installed as National First Vice President of Top Ladies of Distinction, Incorporated during the National SynLod Conference held in Atlanta, Georgia. Top Ladies of Distinction, Inc. (TLOD) is a non-profit professional humanitarian organization, founded in Tyler, Texas in 1964, with the … Continue reading “Lady Eddie Lee Marsh Elected National 1st Vice President of TLOD”

Savannah Branch NAACP July Mass Meeting To Address Savannah State University’s Future

By Savannah Tribune | July 17, 2019

On Sunday, July 28, 4 pm, the Savannah Branch NAACP will hold a Mass Meeting at First African Baptist Church located at 23 Montgomery Street. Don Waters, chairman of the Board of Regents for the University System of Georgia, and Savannah State University Interim President Kimberly Ballard-Washington will address public concerns questioning the future of Savannah State University. The Board … Continue reading “Savannah Branch NAACP July Mass Meeting To Address Savannah State University’s Future”

Savannah Chapter of the Links, Incorporated Presents Donation to Savannah State University

By Savannah Tribune | July 17, 2019

The Savannah chapter of the Links, Incorporated, presented a donation to Savannah State University in the amount of $5,000 to fully endow the Savannah Chapter of the Links, Inc., Endowment. The donation brings the endowment total to $26,000 to support student scholarships. The funds were raised through their HBCU Community College Initiative. The presentation was made on June 12, 2019, … Continue reading “Savannah Chapter of the Links, Incorporated Presents Donation to Savannah State University”

Reclaiming Our Indigenous Power or Why Our Indigeneity Counts

By Savannah Tribune | July 17, 2019

Reclaiming Our Indigenous Power or Why Our Indigeneity Counts (Part II) is an evening of dialogue, film, and music about climate change, environmental harm and community interests to be held on Monday, July 29th 7p Parish Hall 1802 Abercorn St. The Collegiate Church of St. Paul the Apostle, Savannah, GA, 34th and Abercorn Street. Free. Rain or shine As a … Continue reading “Reclaiming Our Indigenous Power or Why Our Indigeneity Counts”

The Beach Institute Film Series Presents “Tell Them We Are Rising, The Story of Black Colleges and Universities”

By Savannah Tribune | July 17, 2019

The Beach Institute, 502 E. Harris St., welcomes you to join us for a free screening of “Tell Them We Are Rising, The Story of Black Colleges and Universities” on Thursday, July 18th at 6 PM. This documentary by Stanley Nelson, of Black Panthers and Freedom Riders fame and Marco Williams, tells the powerful story of the rise, influence, and … Continue reading “The Beach Institute Film Series Presents “Tell Them We Are Rising, The Story of Black Colleges and Universities””

College Admissions Process: High School Juniors & Seniors Wanted

By Savannah Tribune | July 17, 2019

The Gamma Sigma Omega chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated is accepting applications for its College Admissions Program, #CAP. The program is open to upcoming high school juniors and seniors considering college. It offers students and their parents information on how to navigate the process of college admission and campus life through guidance and support in applying, enrollment, and … Continue reading “College Admissions Process: High School Juniors & Seniors Wanted”

SCCPSS to Host 2nd Annual Back to School Expo on Saturday, July 27th

By Savannah Tribune | July 17, 2019

Savannah- Chatham County Public School students head back to class on Monday, August 5, 2019. To make certain our families have all the information they need to prepare, SCCPSS will host a Back to School Expo at the Savannah Mall, 14045 Abercorn St, on Saturday, July 27th from 9am to 2pm. At the Expo, staff will be available to help … Continue reading “SCCPSS to Host 2nd Annual Back to School Expo on Saturday, July 27th”

Savannah Chapter of TLOD, Inc. Attends SynLod 2019

By Savannah Tribune | July 17, 2019

The members of Top Ladies and Top Teens from the Savannah chapter attended the National Convention, SynLod, in Atlanta, Georgia from June 28th through July 2, 2019. Once again, the Savannah Chapter received a Five Star status for implementing the programs of TLOD. This being an election year, members from both Top Ladies and Top Teens threw their hats in … Continue reading “Savannah Chapter of TLOD, Inc. Attends SynLod 2019”