Talk:Alpha Phi Alpha

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Question regarding Section 8: Membership Fee's[edit]

I want to call attention to this particular section. Besides the misspelling of the section's name, I'm not sure that this should be a separate section at all. Perhaps it could be merged with Section 3.1: Membership Intake? The links are also inconsistent with the linking schema of the rest of this article.

Also, should the the actual membership fees be listed at all? I ask on the grounds that a) no other organizations list their membership fees on their respective pages; and b) these fees change from one year to the next.

Thank you, Xon4 (talk) 20:19, 22 June 2013 (UTC)

Please correct the grammar[edit]

The following statement is in the article: "the activities for the fraternity are oversaw by..." and should be stated "the activities of the fraternity are overseen by..." 76.166.131.37 (talk) 03:05, 15 November 2013 (UTC)Dr.H. Barnes

Yes check.svg Done My pleasure to help keep a Featured Article in tip-top shape! Boogerpatrol (talk) 03:12, 15 November 2013 (UTC)

greek art depicting fair skinned people[edit]

There is no citation given for this highly contentious opinion. Almost all greek pottery renders figures as black on orange or orange on black, so pottery is a non starter for claims of a 'fair skinned' greek art. Greek marble tends to be of light colouring, but since these were probably painted and have lost pigment, that is not a strong indicator of 'fairness' either. Given that many 'greeks' were in north africa, there needs to be at least a proper academic citation for a general greek depiction of 'fair skin'.

FAR needed[edit]

Citations are inconsistent, there are external jumps, grammatical issues, and missing "as of" dates. Is anyone able to tune up this article to avoid a Featured article review? SandyGeorgia (Talk) 14:00, 10 March 2015 (UTC)

Incorrectly formatted or incomplete citations are being added; see WP:WIAFA. Citations need to be completely formatted in a consistent style for FAs. SandyGeorgia (Talk) 22:02, 8 April 2015 (UTC)