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Greetings in the spirit of our beloved Seven Jewels, and on behalf of Assistant District Director Aaron A. Jones, Jr., our Past District Directors, members of the Board of Directors and Leadership Team, and in accordance with Article II, Section 8.2 of the Georgia District Constitution, I am officially informing you that the 63rd Anniversary Georgia District Convention is herewith called to assemble in the city of Atlanta, during the weekend of November 15 – 17 2018 under the theme “Uplifting the Alpha B.R.A.N.D…Building Relevance for Alpha’s Next Direction”.
Host Chapters: Omicron Phi Lambda (College Park) and Nu Mu (Georgia Institute of Technology)
The below information is provided to you as you prepare to journey to Atlanta.
The Belford V. Lawson Oratorical Competition theme:
In the Letter from Birmingham Jail, Dr. King stated, “One has not only a legal but a moral responsibility to obey just laws. Conversely, one has a moral responsibility to disobey unjust laws, any law that uplifts the human personality is just. Any law that degrades human personality is unjust.” What is an Alpha Man’s responsibility in today’s society?
The Hobart Jarrett Debate Competition theme:
“The cornerstones that have shaped our democracy and civil liberties as Americans are based on yesteryear’s sacrifices and are now under reproach throughout the United States political system.”
The Omicron Phi Lambda Chapter and Education Foundation is requesting that chapters support their efforts through the purchase of an advertisement in the convention souvenir journal.
The last day to purchase your advertisement is Thursday, 1 November 2018.
The advertisement should be emailed to email@example.com.
Images and ads must be at 300 DPI.
Advertisements should be “camera ready”.
Fonts (screen fonts and printer fonts) must be included.
Accepted formats are PDF, PDF/X-1a, TIFF, or EPS.
High resolution (300 DPI) PDFs with embedded fonts and graphics.
Please make all checks payable to the Omicron Phi Lambda Education Foundation
Payments should be mailed to the:
Omicron Phi Lambda Education Foundation
P.O. Box 91393
East Point, Georgia 30364.
Please keep Brother Aaron Jones in your prayers, as he recuperates from emergency back surgery.
Benny G. Hand
Aaron A. Jones, Jr.
Assistant District Director