Charter Day at The Mother Pearl December 15, 1911

In 1996, Brother Gernerique T. Stewart (6-95-A) organized the first formal Charter Day celebration honoring the history that is Alpha Chapter.  This has evolved into an annual banquet recognizing the worthy contributions of Brothers to Alpha Chapter and the brotherhood.



85th Anniversary - 1996

Howard University - Bethune Hall Annex

 


86th Anniversary - 1997

Armour J. Blackburn University Center

Keynote Speaker:  MARK S. HALL (12-81-A)

 

87th Anniversary - 1998

Armour J. Blackburn University Center

Keynote Speaker:  LLOYD J. JORDAN, Grand Basileus of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc.


88th Anniversary - 1999

Armour J. Blackburn University Center

Dr. Edgar Newton Jackson, Jr. (6-88-Alpha Omega)

Frank Byron Patterson (15-62-A)

Keynote Speaker:  EDWARD A. CLEMENT (15-Fall 1952-A)

 

89th Anniversary - 2000

Armour J. Blackburn University Center

Edgar Newton Jackson, Jr. Award:  Stephon Henderson (4-80-Mu Zeta)

Frank Byron Patterson Award:  Herbert B. Dixon, Jr. (8-66-A)

Frank Byron Patterson Award:  Melvin John Washington (20-63-A) awarded posthumously

Keynote Speaker:  DR. TAFT H. BROOME, JR. (10-62-A)

 

90th Anniversary - 2001

Armour J. Blackburn University Center

Edgar Newton Jackson, Jr. Award:  Frank Wright, Jr. (1-86-A)

Frank Byron Patterson Award:  Benjamin L. Spaulding (Alpha - Spring 1931)

Frank Byron Patterson Award:  Henry D. Wesley, Jr. (Alpha - Spring 1938)

Keynote Speaker:  HAROLD J. COOK (4-66-A)

 

91st Anniversary - 2002

Armour J. Blackburn University Center

Edgar Newton Jackson, Jr. Award:  Marlon C. Murphy (4-89-Upsilon Zeta)

Frank Byron Patterson Award:  William J. Jefferson, Jr. (2-Spring 1951-A)

Frank Byron Patterson Award:  Ivory Gene Cooper (15-79-A)

Keynote Speaker:  JAMES B. BROWN, JR. (1-Fall 1957-A)

 

92nd Anniversary - 2003

Armour J. Blackburn University Center

Edgar Newton Jackson, Jr. Award:  Gernerique T. Stewart (6-95-A)

Frank Byron Patterson Award:  Dr. Taft H. Broome, Jr. (10-62-A)

Frank Byron Patterson Award:  Marcel A. Pratt, Jr. (14-77-A)

Horace Dwight Boston Award:  Rodney W. Griffin II (8-2003-A)

Keynote Speaker:  EDWARD H. TAYLOR (Alpha 1928)

 

93rd Anniversary - 2004

Armour J. Blackburn University Center

Edgar Newton Jackson, Jr. Award:  George D. Stanyard II (10-84-A)

Frank Byron Patterson Award:  Dr. Allen W. Toles (9-79-A)

Frank Byron Patterson Award:  Geoffrey M. Jackson (2-84-A)

Horace Dwight Boston Award:  Byron D. Hughes (3-2004-A)

Keynote Speaker:  REV. EDWARD A. HAILES, JR. (1-74-A)

 

94th Anniversary - 2005

Armour J. Blackburn University Center

Edgar Newton Jackson, Jr. Award:  AndrĂ© C. Samuels (2-97-A)

Frank Byron Patterson Award:  Robert C. Warren, Jr. (11-80-A)

Frank Byron Patterson Award:  Barry L. Hudson (1-83-A)

Horace Dwight Boston Award:  Montreal C. McMorris (10-2005-A)

Keynote Speaker:  IVORY GENE COOPER (15-79-A)

 

95th Anniversary - 2006

Armour J. Blackburn University Center

Edgar Newton Jackson, Jr. Award:  Milton B. Yates (9-2000-A)

Frank Byron Patterson Award:  George C. Williams (16-77-A)

Frank Byron Patterson Award:  Theodus Cook II (21-79-A)

Horace Dwight Boston Award:  Ervin C. Roberson II (1-2006-A)

Keynote Speaker:  BARRY L. HUDSON (1-83-A)

 

96th Anniversary - 2007

Armour J. Blackburn University Center

Edgar Newton Jackson, Jr. Award:  Matthew L. Goins (9-2001-A)

Frank Byron Patterson Award:  Ivory Gene Cooper (15-79-A)

Frank Byron Patterson Award:  Tony A. Taylor (6-81-A)

Keynote Speaker:  JEROME R. BAILEY (7-96-A)



pictured: Bros at the 2007 Charter Day Service


97th Anniversary - 2008

Armour J. Blackburn University Center

Edgar Newton Jackson, Jr. Award:  Dr. Steven G. Johnson (4-2008-Alpha Omega)

Frank Byron Patterson Award:  Wilson T. Bland (8-94-A)

Frank Byron Patterson Award:  Lenford C. Lloyd (12-93-A)

Horace Dwight Boston Award:  Jason Lloyd (1-2008-A)

Keynote Speaker:  GERNERIQUE T. STEWART, PH. D. (6-95-A)

 

98th Anniversary - 2009

Armour J. Blackburn University Center

Edgar Newton Jackson, Jr. Award:  Dr. Steven G. Johnson (4-2008-Alpha Omega)

Frank Byron Patterson Award:  Larry A. Brown (1-73-A)

Frank Byron Patterson Award:  Robert C. Warren, Jr. (11-80-A)

Horace Dwight Boston Award:  Adedamola O. Ademiluyi (3-2009-A)

Keynote Speaker:  ARTHUR L. BURNETT, SR. (Alpha 1954)


99th Anniversary - 2010

Armour J. Blackburn University Center

Edgar Newton Jackson, Jr. Award:  Jamal Parker (2-96-B)

Frank Byron Patterson Award:  Harold J. Cook (4-66-A)

Frank Byron Patterson Award:  Andre C. Samuels (2-97-A)

Horace Dwight Boston Award:  Kenneth J. Harris, Jr. (8-2010-A)

Keynote Speaker:  ROBERT C. WARREN, JR. (11-80-A)


pictured: Bros at the 2010 Charter Day Service


The Centennial - 2011


Armour J. Blackburn University Center Ballroom

Edgar Newton Jackson, Jr. Award:  Rodney W. Griffin II (8-2003-A)

Frank Byron Patterson Award:  James Kory Wilson (5-95-A)

Frank Byron Patterson Award:  Dr. Michael R. DeBaun (2-80-A)

Frank Byron Patterson Award:  Jonathan A. Matthews (7-83-A)

Horace Dwight Boston Award:  Jason Warren (6-2011-A)

Keynote Speaker:  DR. ALLEN W. TOLES (9-79-A)


101st Anniversary - 2012


Armour J. Blackburn University Center

Edgar Newton Jackson, Jr. Award:  Jamal Parker (2-96-B)

Frank Byron Patterson Award:  Harold J. Cook (4-66-A)

Frank Byron Patterson Award:  Gernerique T. Stewart, Ph. D. (6-95-A)

Horace Dwight Boston Award:  Douglas M. Brooks II (1-2011-A)

Keynote Speaker:  JONATHAN A. MATTHEWS (7-83-A)


102nd Anniversary - 2013


Armour J. Blackburn University Center

Edgar Newton Jackson, Jr. Award:  Robert W. Fairchild (Eta Sigma 1964)

Frank Byron Patterson Award:  Rushern L. Baker III (7-81-A)

Frank Byron Patterson Award:  Orlando A. Pizana (11-96-A)

Horace Dwight Boston Award:  Julian R.N. Jackson, Jr. (7-2013-A)

Keynote Speaker:  ROBERT C. WARREN, JR. (11-80-A)


103rd Anniversary - 2014


Armour J. Blackburn University Center

Edgar Newton Jackson, Jr. Award:  James D. Thompson (4-2005-A)

Frank Byron Patterson Award:  Dr. Michael Jerome Adams (2-83-A)

Frank Byron Patterson Award:  Dr. Bernard L. Richardson (6-73-A)

Horace Dwight Boston Award:  Devon Nicolas Charlton (2-2014-A)

Keynote Speaker:  ROHULAMIN QUANDER (2-64-A)


104th Anniversary - 2015

Armour J. Blackburn University Center Gallery

Saturday, December 12, 2015

Keynote Speaker:  Rev. Dr. Leonard L. Hamlin Sr. (4-81-A)



2015 Awardees (pictured l-to-r):

Frank Byron Patterson Award:  Bro. Russell Drake (6-02-A)

Edgar Newton Jackson, Jr. Award:  Bro. Wilson Bland (8-94-A)

Frank Byron Patterson Award:  Bro. Chauncey Manson III (16-73-A)

Horace Dwight Boston Award:  Bro. Joshua Denson (4-2015-A)



105th Anniversary - 2016


Armour J. Blackburn University Center Ballroom

Saturday, December 10, 2016

Keynote Speaker:  The Honorable Livingstone Morris Johnson (Alpha, FA'46)

Frank Byron Patterson Award:  Bro. Dr. Gary D. Rodwell (7-76-A)

Frank Byron Patterson Award:  Bro. Frank Wright, Jr. (1-86-A)

Edgar Newton Jackson, Jr. Award:  Bro. Thaddeus Richburg (12-96-A)

Horace Dwight Boston Award:  Bro. Ramsey D. Lowery (2-2016-A)



Members of the Supreme Council with the 2016 Charter Day Committee

Armour J. Blackburn University Center

Edgar Newton Jackson, Jr. Award:  Robert W. Fairchild (Eta Sigma 1964)

Frank Byron Patterson Award:  Rushern L. Baker III (7-81-A)

Frank Byron Patterson Award:  Orlando A. Pizana (11-96-A)

Horace Dwight Boston Award:  Julian R.N. Jackson, Jr. (7-2013-A)

Keynote Speaker:  ROBERT C. WARREN, JR. (11-80-A)

 

Armour J. Blackburn University Center

Edgar Newton Jackson, Jr. Award:  Robert W. Fairchild (Eta Sigma 1964)

Frank Byron Patterson Award:  Rushern L. Baker III (7-81-A)

Frank Byron Patterson Award:  Orlando A. Pizana (11-96-A)

Horace Dwight Boston Award:  Julian R.N. Jackson, Jr. (7-2013-A)

Keynote Speaker:  ROBERT C. WARREN, JR. (11-80-A)

 

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