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Student involvement develops leadership

Student involvement develops leadership

Erica Welter, Staff Reporter

April 9, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Taylor Mangus, a senior nursing major and president of the Order of Omega, found her Greek beginnings in the Phi Mu chapter at the university. After four years with Phi Mu, Mangus joined the Order of Omega, the university’s only coed Greek honor society. According to the organization’s website, app...

Effects of hazing linger nationally

Effects of hazing linger nationally

Jacob Summerville, Staff Reporter

April 9, 2019


Filed under News

Regardless of national campaigns, the mindset that one needs to experience hazing to be accepted still exists. According to a study conducted by Dr. Susan Lipkins, a psychologist and author, 31% of sorority and fraternity members agree that humiliation is a part of the member initiation process. Ali...

A look into Greek Week

A look into Greek Week

Gerard Borne, Staff Reporter

March 29, 2019


Filed under On Campus

Members of Greek life can look to compete and make connections in the annual Greek Week. Greek Week is scheduled for March 31 to April 4. This year's theme for Greek Week will be "Greekelodeon." Greek organizations will participate in a step show centered around a Nickelodeon show. Karley Bordelon,...

Fellowship invites families to Greek village

Fellowship invites families to Greek village

Jacob Summerville, Staff Reporter

March 23, 2019


Filed under On Campus

Family and food were at the heart of Greek village this weekend. Alpha Sigma Tau Sorority held "Backyard Family Day" on Mar. 23 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the chapter's sorority house. Relatives were invited for an afternoon of food and games. Paige Modicut, chapter president of AST, explained that...

She came with a vision

She came with a vision

Maiah Woodring, Staff Reporter

January 22, 2019


Filed under Archive, On Campus

A vision for encouraging student leadership propelled Macey Crovetto into her job as the Greek life and student organizations coordinator where she oversees 108 organizations. Promoted from her position as admissions recruiter in July, Crovetto understands that she wears many hats with her new job....