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The ICA has levied the EUR124 million fine on Smurfit Kappa Italia, which will be counted as an exceptional cost in 2019.
"As an HBCU graduate and someone who has dedicated my life's work to the HBCU community, I personally know that the financial challenges of many institutions have an impact on student enrollment, retention and graduation rates," said Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
Prior to joining Phi Theta Kappa, Wells worked as a financial assistant and grants specialist for My Brother's Keeper Inc., a non-profit social services organization.
Central to the management of awards are the selection committees made up of Phi Kappa Phi member volunteers who read and score applications.
The 2018 Outstanding Alumnae from each sorority were: AlphaDelta Pi, Liz Bernardi; Alpha Gamma Delta, Jordyn David; Alpha Omicron Pi, Pat Juza; Alpha Phi, Barbara Illian; Alpha Sigma Alpha, Nancy Reese; Alpha Zi Delta, Michelle Marchand; Delta Gamma, Ann Ross; Gamma Phi Beta, Betsy Glenn; Kappa Delta, Leah Kahoun; Kappa Kappa Gamma, Darcy Bowe; Pi Beta Phi, Lisa Richards; Sigma Kappa, Lauren Blanchette; Sigma Sigma Sigma, Nancy McGowan; and Zeta Tau Alpha, Linda Kresca, M.D.
"Kappa Kappa Gamma is very passionate about philanthropy and giving back to the community.
To celebrate its 100 years of success, Phi Theta Kappa is planning a host of centennial celebrations, including regional alumni-hosted events.
Since [v.sub.eff] is nonzero here, we let [v.sub.eff] = [10.sup.-5] [m.sup.2] [s.sup.-1] when computing [[kappa].sup.*] and get [[kappa].sup.*.sub.xx] (kappa, [v.sub.eff]) = [[kappa].sup.*.sub.yy](kappa, [v.sub.eff]) = 7..367[[kappa].sub.const] and [[kappa].sup.*.sub.yx](kappa, [v.sub.eff]) = [[kappa].sup.*.sub.xy](kappa, [v.sub.eff]) = 0 for subdomains with [mathematical expression not reproducible].
Durst, the global leader supplying digital inkjet printing systems for industrial applications recently organised open house at their headquarters in Brixen, Italy and their state of the art RandD Centre at Lienz, Austria where they displayed and demonstrated their wide range of digital printing technology including Kappa 180 - Kappa 320 to textile professionals from Pakistan.
Smurfit Kappa is recognised for its innovations in Specialty Papers and Luxury Packaging becoming the winner in two categories at the prestigious 2014 Pulp & Paper International (PPI) Awards in Boston, USA.