A Detroit block party celebrates a century of service
Established in 1922 Alpha Rho Omega is the first and oldest Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority chapter, also known as AKA sorority graduate chapter in Michigan. The chapter is made up of 689 college-educated Detroit woman from all backgrounds. The organization has a rich history of philanthropy and has supported and partnered with several community organizations throughout its 100 year history.
New forecasts show why masks are the easiest — and cheapest — way to save U.S. lives
Consistently, the most effective — not to mention cheapest and easiest — way to reduce deaths was to increase the number of people wearing masks. Scenario 1: States continue to remove social distancing measuresAKA: The Do-Nothing ScenarioThis is the worst-case scenario among the five the researchers considered. In this case, the researchers found that there would be 415,654 COVID-19 deaths through the end of February. That’s still about 96,000 fewer deaths than in Scenario 2, but 33,856 more deaths than in Scenario 3. That’s also nearly 21,000 more lives saved compared to states shutting down again at the eight-daily-deaths-per-million threshold but not implementing rules on wearing masks.latimes.com