Johnson, a member of Omega Psi Phi
, tells Diverse he wrote the article because "we're at a point in history when there are probably more Black men in senior government positions of power than there have ever been --the president, the attorney general, the secretary of homeland security--and none of them joined any Black fraternities, so I started wondering why that is.
Harris, was thrilled to get his team involved in supporting underprivileged youth in Los Angeles and giving back to an organization so meaningful to his own life (both as a member of the Omega Psi Phi
Fraternity, and as a single father of two young boys).
These include Women in Technology, the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers, the National Society of Black Engineers, as well as Alpha Phi Alpha, Delta Sigma Theta, Alpha Kappa Alpha and Omega Psi Phi
She competed with the Malone Dance Academy, has participated in the Nashville Prevent “So You Think You Can Dance” competition, and won four years in a row in the Omega Psi Phi
Among them were Omega Psi Phi
Fraternity Inc., Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Inc., Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Inc., the National Alliance of Black School Educators and the National Black Child Development Institute.
Also, the death of Walker hits particularly close to home, as he was a life member of my fraternity, Omega Psi Phi
. Walker, who earned a bachelor's degree in business administration from Columbus State University in Georgia, was a healthcare analyst fur Blue Cross.
Far from her first event, she has performed and competed with the Malone Dance Academy, has participated in the Nashville Prevent “So You Think You Can Dance” competition, and won four years in a row in the Omega Psi Phi
Before shooting began, Anderson spent a month at FAMU, reconnecting with the students and the brothers at his fraternity, Omega Psi Phi
For example, in the Black Heritage series, Omega Psi Phi
fraternity was a prominent supporter of the Ernest E.
Jones Foundation (“Foundation”) in collaboration with IX IOTA Chapter of Omega Psi Phi
Thompson also is active in Omega Psi Phi
fraternity and serves as national committee chairman.
The comments on a message board at <www.ffatty.net> were directed at members of the historically Black fraternity Omega Psi Phi
. The organization is building a house at USC's all-White Greek village (see Black Issues In Higher Education, July 28, 2005).