SAFOMO: Study Abroad Fear of Missing Out

Megan Oberst Greek Life

Remember last Saturday night when you decided to stay in and have a Pirates of the Caribbean movie marathon instead of going out? All was well until around midnight as you were watching Johnny Depp fight Davy Jones...and you thought to yourself ”I wonder how much fun everyone else is having?” And it’s over. You have officially relapsed into a state of FOMO, fear of missing out. Pictures start to dance around in your head of friends having “you had to be there moments” and the hottie that would have approached you at the bar. All of these crazy and over exaggerated fears never cease to bombard you when you’re on campus, but now I’d like to introduce to you SAFOMO... Read more


If you go to a school like mine, every fraternity has an away weekend, one in the fall and one in the spring.  Some schools might call it formal.  Fall away weekends usually consist of traveling to a mountainous area and renting the biggest houses possible, while spring away weekend revolves around acquiring beach houses (tits out for the boys).... Read more


Many Miami University students do not realize that it is the only school with the longstanding tradition of having names for their off-campus houses. For the students in Oxford, Ohio, walking down the street and passing numerous punny and inappropriately named houses is nothing out of the ordinary. In fact, for these students it is more unusual to see an off campus house without a sign displaying its name.... Read more


10 Of The Snowiest US College Campuses This Winter

Kalee Murrin Greek Life

As the weather begins to get a little warmer and there's no snow in sight, it is easy to forget the treacherous winter conditions that many of us were dealing with on our campuses just a few short weeks ago. This winter was definitely one for the books, and some locations throughout the United States got hit with snow especially hard this season. Here is a list of ten campuses that experienced some of the snowiest 2014-2015 winter seasons.... Read more


10 Guys You Will Find At A College Bar

Cassie Greek Life

No matter where you go to school, there are the same different types of guys that you will find out at a college bar. Each one of these guys is different in their own very special way. I also included some insight from my own personal experiences on what you might expect from interactions with each of them. See if you can find them all during your next trip to a college bar. ... Read more


The All Star Pledge Class Lineup

David Greek Life

It’s time to reflect on the newest members that you decided should have the honor to be a part of your chapter. Maybe they seemed great at rush and maybe they still do, but there is always that slim chance you may have made a mistake or may be having second thoughts with regards to bidding some of them. Yet, for better or worse, these 9 men will shape your chapter for the next few years to come. In honor of baseball season starting next week and most pledging wrapping up, here is your All Star Pledge Class Lineup.... Read more


9 Types of College Drinkers

Alyssa Greek Life

You will come across many types of drinkers while in college – people who drink for different reasons and in different ways. Some people might be a certain type of drinker at the begining of the night and then morph into something completely different later in the night. Here’s my list of the 9 Types of College Drinkers -- which one are you?... Read more