Schedule

Explore our Convention schedule!

Event and event times are subject to change.

Wednesday, June 19
Thursday, June 20
Friday, June 21
Saturday, June 22
Sunday, June 23

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 19

12 – 6 p.m.
Advisor Pre-Convention Program
Chapter Advisory Board members are invited to join us for this in-person session, Advising Gen Z: Strategies and Skills for Proactive and Effective Engagement! Space is limited to the first 50 registrants. Register for this exclusive program when you register for Convention!

4 – 8 p.m.
Registration
Welcome to Portsmouth/Norfolk! Stop by the registration desk to check in and pick up your 45th National Convention materials.


THURSDAY, JUNE 20

8:30 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Registration Open
Welcome to Portsmouth/Norfolk! Stop by the registration desk to check in and pick up your 45th National Convention materials.

8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Self-Care Space Open
Recharge your batteries in our self-care space.

10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Emerald Boutique and Herff Jones Open
Stop by the Emerald Boutique or Herff Jones and refresh your AΣΤ merch!

10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Foundation Space Open
Visit the Foundation to order beloved Yellow Rose Stickers for your Sisters, explore our Silent Auction items, and learn more about donor-funded Sorority initiatives.

10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
“125 Years of AΣΤ” Historical Display Open
Celebrate 125 years of Alpha Sigma Tau! Take a self-guided tour through our historical archives and leave your mark on our next 125!

10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Professional Headshots by GreekYearbook
GreekYearbook will be providing free headshots to all Convention attendees. Stop by and get your free professional headshots!

2 – 5 p.m.
General Session I
Let’s officially kick off Convention! Alpha Sigma Tau’s business meeting begins with General Session I.

6 – 10 p.m.
Welcome Event: Spirit of Norfolk Dinner Cruise

Enjoy the evening with Sisters from all over the country as we cruise the Elizabeth River! Attendees will enjoy an evening of food, activities, and fun with Sisters.

This event is included in the full registration package, and for locals, we have a stand-alone ticket available. Find more information about our stand-alone packages here.


FRIDAY, JUNE 21

7 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Self-Care Space Open
Recharge your batteries in our self-care space.

8 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Registration Open
Welcome to Portsmouth/Norfolk! Stop by the registration desk to check in and pick up your 45th National Convention materials.

8 – 10 a.m.
Professional Headshots by GreekYearbook
GreekYearbook will be providing free headshots to all Convention attendees. Stop by and get your free professional headshots!

8 a.m. – 6 p.m.
“125 Years of AΣΤ” Historical Display Open

Celebrate 125 years of Alpha Sigma Tau! Take a self-guided tour through our historical archives and leave your mark on our next 125!

8 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Emerald Boutique and Herff Jones Open
Stop by the Emerald Boutique or Herff Jones and refresh your AΣΤ merch!

8 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Foundation Space Open
Visit the Foundation to order beloved Yellow Rose Stickers for your Sisters, explore our Silent Auction items, and learn more about donor-funded Sorority initiatives.

9 a.m.- TBD
General Session II
Alpha Sigma Tau’s business meeting continues with legislation.

TBD – 11:45 a.m.
Professional Panel

12 – 2 p.m.
Women’s Leadership Luncheon with Elaine Swann

2:30 – 3 p.m.
Memorial Service
During this session, we will honor Sisters who have passed away into the Eternal Chapter since our last Convention in 2022.

3:15 – 5 p.m.
General Session III
Alpha Sigma Tau’s business meeting concludes with General Session III. Here, we’ll also recognize chapters and members with awards.

6:30 – 9 p.m.
Alumnae Reception at Norfolk’s Harbor Club
Alumnae, join your fellow alumnae Sisters and celebrate what it means to be an AΣΤ for life. We’ll take the ferry across the Elizabeth River and enjoy time together at the Harbor Club. Here, we’ll recognize 2024 inductees into the Emerald Chapter and select award winners. The event includes a cash bar; heavy appetizers and refreshments are provided.

6 – 9 p.m.
Collegiate Reception – GloCade

Collegians, join collegiate Sisters from all over the country for this laidback evening. Enjoy music, glow-in-the-dark games, and s’mores with Sisters!

Don’t forget to bring a few extra unworn t-shirts/merch to swap here!


SATURDAY, JUNE 22

8 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Registration Open
Welcome to Portsmouth/Norfolk! Stop by the registration desk to check in and pick up your 45th Convention materials.

8 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Emerald Boutique Open
Stop by the Emerald Boutique and refresh your AΣΤ merch!

8 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Foundation Space Open
Your last chance to purchase our beloved Yellow Rose Stickers for a Sister and browse and bid on our Silent Auction items!


8 – 8:45 a.m.
Breakfast

8:45 – 9:45 a.m.
Keynote
It’s our final full day of Convention! Join us for breakfast and an inspiring keynote speaker to get the day started on the right foot.


10 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.
Educational Breakouts
See our Convention app for our incredible lineup of programs!

1 – 4:30 p.m.
Excursions

Explore Portsmouth/Norfolk with Sisters! Organize your own group or check back here for information about Sister-led groups.

5:30 – 6:30 p.m.
Presidents’ Donor Reception
Invitation Only

6 – 7 p.m.
Pre-Banquet Photos
GreekYearbook will be available before the Yellow Rose Banquet to take official portraits of you and your Sisters. It’s free for all attendees, so stop by!

7 – 9:30 p.m.
Yellow Rose Banquet

Are you ready to sparkle and shine? The Yellow Rose Banquet is one of Convention’s cornerstone events. Join in celebrating the achievements and accomplishments of Sisters and chapters, and get ready to be inspired by our Sisters and friends who are Defining Excellence.

Local to the Portsmouth/Norfolk area? Want to bring a guest? You can find our Yellow Rose Banquet registration package here.

9:30 – 10 p.m.
Post-Banquet Photos
GreekYearbook will be available after the Yellow Rose Banquet to take official portraits of you and your Sisters. It’s free for all attendees, so stop by!

Table setting at the 2018 Convention Yellow Rose Banquet

SUNDAY, JUNE 23


8 – 10 a.m.
Coffee with the Council
Before you depart on Sunday, take a moment to fuel up with breakfast and meet the 2024-2026 National Council before heading home.

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Alumnae Reception
On Friday night, we will host an alumnae reception to show appreciation for our Sisters who are committed to contributing their share to Alpha Sigma Tau’s success. Alumnae Convention attendees are invited to join our private event at…

Yellow Rose Banquet
Are you ready to sparkle and shine? The Yellow Rose Banquet is one of Alpha Sigma Tau’s cornerstone events. Join in celebrating the achievements and accomplishments of Sisters and chapters. The Yellow Rose Banquet is a great reason to dress to the nines and recognize deserving Sisters. Tickets for the Yellow Rose Banquet are available for purchase—another great option for Atlanta-area Sisters.

Coffee with the Council
Before you depart on Sunday, take a moment to fuel up with breakfast and meet the 2018-2020 and 2020-2022 National Councils before heading home.