Archive for September, 2011

The Best Advice for Surviving Rush Week

September 30, 2011 - 12:00 am Comments Off

Although you badly want to be a part of the sorority or fraternity, relax a little. Remember that the Greek organizations need you just as bad. How else will the organizations maintain the criteria necessary to exists, such as membership quantity? With that being said, just have fun, and be yourself.

The first part of being yourself is joining the sorority or fraternity of your own choice. Just because your parents and their parents, or your roommate and best-friend are members or joining a certain organization, doesn-t mean it-s the right (more…)

Pointers for “Getting In” the Sorority of Your Choice

September 26, 2011 - 12:00 am Comments Off

The main point to remember when trying to get into a sorority is that they NEED members in order to keep thriving. But here are some helpful hints to make a good impression and get a bid to rush.

Appearance- You’ve heard don’t judge a book by its cover, well that is false! Dress appropriately for the situation. If there is a gathering and they ask you wear all one color try to comply. It will show the current membership you are a team player. Also (more…)

Deciding if “Greek Life” Is Right for You

September 24, 2011 - 12:00 am Comments Off

College can be a terrifying and eye opening experience. It can also be one of the greatest times in any young adults life. There are many groups and clubs to participate in as well, but the biggest attraction always seems to be Greek Life. How do you know if Greek Life is right for you though?

Greek Life isn’t all about parties and hazing (what we see in the movies), there are actually four different types of Greek Life Categories.

1. Honorary Greek Organizations
2. Social Greek Organizations
3. Service Greek Organizations
4. Professional Greek Organizations

So before (more…)