The Lion's Roar

Spring recruitment process explained

Theta Phi Alpha during Bid Day in the fall of 2019. Spring 2020 Recruitment offers a more casual experience for potential members than fall recruitment.

Elana Guillory, Staff Reporter

February 4, 2020

With the spring semester upon us, sorority recruitment has reappeared at the university. Spring 2020 Recruitment offers a more casual way for girls to meet members of sororities through interest parties, contrary to the formal fall recruitment schedule. Jessica Litolff, Collegiate Panhellenic Cou...

Greek Life unifies before ‘Greek Week’ in the spring

Sigma Sigma Sigma and Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. pose for a picture after their

Shaelyn Martinez, Staff Reporter

August 30, 2019

Just before the kick-off of the university's first football home game, all the Greek organizations gathered around Friendship Circle for "Greek Family Reunion." At this event, the Greek organizations gathered around as Marjorie Parker, the coordinator for the Office of Multicultural and Internat...

Kappa Sigma rallies the community and puppies

Kappa Sigma's third annual

Maiah Woodring, Staff Reporter

April 8, 2019

At the third annual "Puppy Run," Kappa Sigma raised $2,274, the most money raised at the event to date. Held at Cook Field from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on April 6, the fundraiser was accompanied by music and pastalaya. Half of the proceeds raised were donated to the Tangi Humane Society. The other half...

“Spongebob A” not thrown off guard

Members of Kappa Sigma participate in the Dodgeball Tournament.

Jacob Summerville, Staff Reporter

April 1, 2019

Another Greek team caught a victory tonight. The Greek Week Dodgeball Tournament was held on April 1 at 6 p.m. in the Pennington Student Activity Center. Each match consisted of two teams, which were named after a certain cartoon character, competing for the best two-out-of-three-game record. Reid...

Sorority bake sale raises money for premature babies

Members of Sigma Sigma Sigma sorority promote their bake sale with posters. 100 percent of the funds raised supported the sorority's philanthropy.

Maiah Woodring, Staff Reporter

March 2, 2019

Sigma Sigma Sigma sorority sold brownies, cupcakes, cookies and king cakes to support premature babies and their mothers as part of its philanthropy. The "Pastries for Preemies" bake sale was set up on Feb. 27-28 in the War Memorial Student Union. According to Chapter President Abby Knight, a junior...