Make Dues Doable

Melissa Krueger Greek Life

Joining a fraternity/sorority is arguably one of the most exciting times during your college career. Each person joins for something different: philanthropy, friends, parties, social status, and so on. But what you don’t get to choose is the cost. Every chapter’s dues vary wherever you go. Chapter dues cover costs like living in the house, apparel, socials and recruitment supplies just to name a few. Don’t think you can afford it? Think again.... Read more

    

Whether you are living in a sorority house, a dorm corridor with your pledge class, or an off campus house, living with your sorority sisters is an experience unlike any other. Here are some things you learn while living with your sisters.... Read more

    

Why Sorority Houses Should Not Host Parties

Vanessa Greek Life

For as long as the Greek community has been vibrant on university campuses, sororities have been banned from allowing alcohol into their chapter houses. The banning ranges from alcohol in members’ rooms, to no hosting of parties, ever. The more recent proposal posted in a New York Times article titled "Sorority Anti-Rape Idea: Drinking on Own Turf", has sparked opposing viewpoints.... Read more

    

The 7 PNM’s Of The Greek World

Karaline Greek Life

During recruitment current members all know what to expect from PNM’s. We are ready for the know-it-all’s, the shy ones, over excited ones, etc. We have seen it all. Here are the 7 types of PNM’s that all active members will encounter during recruitment.... Read more

    

30 Schools With The Best Greek Life

Kendall Greek Life

While there are plenty of excellent colleges without much of a Greek Life, it’s important to acknowledge the positive influence that having a strong Greek Life presence on campus offers students. From the percentage of undergraduate students involved in Greek Life to the number of chapters on each campus, the following schools have risen above the rest. Checkout the following list of colleges across the country that offer the best Greek Life experiences by the numbers:... Read more

    

Going through recruitment as a freshman, I noticed that even the most laid back girls in my corridor slowly started turning into nervous wrecks. I couldn’t blame them- it was a little bit of an intimidating process. As a member going through recruitment on the other side, it is just as, if not more, terrifying. I would actually compare it to a wedding because of the similar stress-levels; appearances must be always on point; and everyone’s yelling/crying/both.  And despite everyone trying their best, both current members and PNMs experience similar (horrifying) problems. But don’t worry- I’ve got you covered.... Read more

    

5 Tips To Help You Crush Fraternity Rush

Alex Greek Life

Last fall, I went into rush nervous. Personally, I had an idea of what houses seemed to be a good fit for me, but I truly didn’t know what to expect. I got a bid from one of the "top" houses on campus. Unfortunately, I know a lot of great guys who didn't get into their top picks. These tips should help you during rush week to get the bids you want.... Read more

    

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