From Press Reports
The Alpha Omicron Alpha chapter of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Inc. at
Mississippi University for Women received top honors at its 99th
annual state conference in Vicksburg.
The fraternity received Superior Chapter of the Year. In addition,
Nicolas Wright of Eupora was among four members who received Academic
Achievement Awards for maintaining a 3.0 or above.
Wright also placed second in the oratorical contest. He will compete
on the debate team at the 99th annual regional conference in
The fraternity also received an award for its work in the Bigger and
Better Business Program, which is one of the fraternity’s national
Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Inc. is an international service
organization that was founded on the campus of Howard University on
Jan. 9, 1914. It is considered the “People’s Fraternity” because it
does not limit brotherhood and service to only one race or
demographic background. Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Inc. was founded on
the principles of brotherhood, scholarship and service.
Members of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Inc. live by the motto “Culture
for Service and Service for Humanity.”