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51sNt ational Convention Cov era g e JOURNAL Spring 2014 s31 Deltas on the Mall Thousands of sorors and guests congregated at the Reflecting Pool at the Lincoln Memorial in the Nation’s Capital for the Welcome Event/Public Meeting July 12, 2013. The event was one of many events marking the start of the Sorority’s 51st National Convention and would also serve as the culminating event for the 22-city Torch Tour that began January 1 in Hollywood. The Torch Tour included 22 cities chosen for their significance in Delta’s rich history. Each of the hostess cities were represented by a delegation of 22 sorors from the respective cities who presented and displayed the decorated torches used during their torch ceremonies. The regional directors and regional representatives offered summaries of the tour activities within their region. The Farwest region led the program with highlights that included Tokyo’s Rocking Robotics STEM event, which engaged local Japanese by Soraya Williams Farver Dr. Thelma Daley, 16th National President of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. and Maryland Lt. Governor Anthony Brown with sorors during the Welcome Event/Public Meeting on the National Mall during the 51st National Convention. PHOTOS BY NYEMA VERNON


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