Another Delta First

On Sunday, May 18, 2008, the University of Virginia awarded a Doctorate of Philosophy in Mathematics to Inger Meredith Daniels, making her the first African American to graduate from UVA’s doctoral program in mathematics.  Dr. Daniels joins the ranks of about 2.5 black American women who graduate with Ph.D.s in mathematics each year nationally.  Her dissertation is entitled “Wellposedness of a Nonlinear Structural Acoustic […]

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Delta Sigma Theta Sponsors It Takes A Village

Charlottesville, VA – The Charlottesville Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. hosts their annual May Week activities entitled It Takes A Village… to bring together the community for worship, fellowship, and service.  The calendar of events includes: It Takes A Village To Go Green, the cleanup of West Street on April 19th at 8am, in observance of Earth […]

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When “I Do” Becomes “I Don’t”

Press Release (03-29-2008)  Would you like to effectively communicate with your spouse or significant other?  Come to Trinity Episcopal Church (1042 Preston Ave) on April 19th at 2:00PM to dialogue with others, and get some practical advice and encouragement.  Mrs. Patricia Jones-Turner, will facilitate the workshop:  “When ‘I Do’ Becomes ‘I Don’t’:  Why Relationships Fail.” Mrs. Jones-Turner is the Executive […]

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19th National African American Read In Chain

The Charlottesville Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. co-hosted the 19th National African American Read-In Chain with the Charlottesville HS Varsity & JV Sidelines Cheerleaders  on Sunday, February 3rd.  Held at Charlottesville HS, the event was attended by members of the Charlottesville community to celebrate literacy in the African-American community.  The audience listened to readings of works by writers such as […]

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New Chair of the MJH Board of Trustees

Mildred Robinson was recently named the new Chair of the Martha Jefferson Hospital Board of Trustees. -Martha Jefferson Magazine, Winter 2008 Mildred Robinson is a member and the current President of the Charlottesville Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.

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Judge Eileen Olds Inaugurated as President of the American Judges Association

Judge Eileen Olds was inaugurated as the 46th President of the American Judges Association (AJA) on September 29, 2007 at the Annual Conference in Vancouver, BC.  This accomplishment makes her the first Virginian to serve as AJA’s president since the association’s inception in 1959 .  AJA is the largest independent association of judges in North America. Judge Olds became the first female […]

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16th National African-American Read-In

Via Cville’s Daily Progress: Read-In fosters black heritage. More than 50 community members gathered in Charlottesville High School on Sunday to participate in the 16th National African-American Read-In Chain. Beverly C. Adams, an assistant professor at the University of Virginia, read a children’s book to the group… [read the rest of the story] Dr. Beverly Adams is a member of […]

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Selena Cozart, “Teachers for a New Era”

Via Inside UVA Online: Teachers for a New Era seeks recruits from under-represented groups: Are teachers prepared to lead multicultural classrooms? Newly hired assistant professor Selena Cozart is considering that question as part of her post with U.Va.’s Teachers for a New Era project. She is researching the best ways to enhance the teaching profession by recruiting and retaining more […]

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