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Editor Nancy I.Z. Reese 828 S. Golf Cui de Sac Des Plaines, IL 60016
Staff Alumnae Editor Cretia Rowlette 3861 N. Cherry Ln . Kansas City, MO 64116 Collegiate Editor Anne Hirt Pherson 10517 Drew Ave. S. Bloomington, MN 55431 Feature Editor Sue Zorichak Hagen 6890 Athena Way Inver Grove Heights, MN 55075
of Alpha Sigma Alpha
Vol. 72, No.2
Features Share the treasures at Convention '88
AEA's contemporary symbols ......... . .
Foundation grows with your support
1987 award winners . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
1987's best chapter
Historian Esther Kaufman Gatseos 6659 E. Eastman Ave. Denver, CO 80224
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An update on Convention '88
report 1987's best chapter
On the Cover Our badge and the flower narcissus are just two of the many symbols that explain the meaning of Alpha Sigma Alpha. Chairman of Ritual Silvanna Richardson discusses these and other symbols in the second part of "Alpha Sig· ma Alpha-a contemporary sorority." WINTER 1988