The University of Alabama/Huntsville began as an extension of the University of Alabama in 1950. In 1969, it became an independent and autonomous campus. The school is known for its engineering and science programs. This photo shows University Union as it looked in 1977 at the time of the Lambda Kappa Chapter’s installation, where the chapter held meetings at the time.
Lambda Kappa Woman of Achievement, Sarah Beth Thornton, is an account manager at WVTM13 in Birmingham, Alabama with a stellar career which includes interviewing Jerry Springer and Jennifer Lopez. She serves as President of the Huntsville Alumnae Chapter. Sarah Beth volunteers with Ronald McDonald House and Beth arranges free commercials to promote philanthropy events for the collegiate and alumnae chapters. The alumnae chapter has raised $675,000 since 1967 for philanthropy.