All posts tagged "Greek Life"

  • Sigma Phi Epsilon members carry Mullaney up Sleeping Giant

    Junior political science major Joey Mullaney’s Friedreich Ataxia prevented him from hiking Sleeping Giant–that is, until his fraternity brothers helped him make the climb. Friedreich Ataxia–a debilitating, life-shortening, degenerative neuromuscular disorder–affects approximately one in 50,000 people in...

    • Posted September 15, 2015
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  • Recruitment through the eyes of a senior

    As a rising freshman I always thought I wanted to be in a sorority. You get the chance to meet great, like-minded women who will stand by your side for a lifetime. I never thought going into...

    • Posted September 3, 2015
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  • McKenna takes on new position

    UPDATE: 6/25/15 From the Department of Campus Life to the Dean’s office, Courtney McKenna, former director of fraternity and sorority life, will start her new position as case manager for the dean of students on July 1....

    • Posted June 17, 2015
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  • Zeta Beta Tau keeps the ball rolling

    Quinnipiac’s Zeta Beta Tau (ZBT) fraternity hosted its annual “Get on the Ball” event on April 15 and 16. The fraternity raised money for the Children’s Miracle Network hospitals, according to ZBT Philanthropy Committee co-chair Marc Shlissel....

    • Posted April 26, 2015
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  • Lip Sync 2015

    Fraternity and sorority members danced and sang the evening away at Saturday’s lip sync. Kappa Delta and Phi Gamma Delta won the lip sync competition with Pi Beta Phi and Pi Kappa Phi taking second and Sigma...

    • Posted April 15, 2015
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  • Rave: Food trucks on campus

    As the weather gets warmer, food trucks have made their appearance back on campus from the summer. Ahhh, food trucks. Everyone loves them! And why not? They’re super convenient: parked on the Quad, fairly cheap for the...

    • Posted April 15, 2015
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  • IFC, Panhellenic hold informal recruitment

    Even though it is the spring semester, students can still join the Greek life community. The spring recruitment process is currently in full swing. However, there are differences between the fall and the spring recruitment, according to...

    • Posted February 4, 2015
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  • University welcomes new fraternity

    This fall, Quinnipiac has a new fraternity on campus. Phi Gamma Delta fraternity, or FIJI as the members call it, has recruited 47 men since Sept. 20. This fraternity was founded in 1848 at Jefferson College on...

    • Posted November 12, 2014
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  • York Hill expansion envisioned

    Facilities is considering themed housing in new residential buildings on the York Hill campus. Facilities will work with student affairs to program a housing plan that supports students’ desires, Vice President of Facilities and Capital Planning Sal...

    • Posted April 9, 2014
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  • Disney dancing

    Alpha Delta Pi won Greek Week Friday night after coming in second place in the lip sync competition and social media challenge.   Beta Theta Pi took second place and Alpha Chi Omega earned third place in...

    • Posted April 9, 2014
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  • Greek life recognized with award

    The Association of Fraternity and Sorority Advisors (AFA) received the Outstanding Change Initiative Award for its work on “Transforming a Fraternity and Sorority Community Using a Learning Paradigm.” The association received this award at the AFA Annual...

    • Posted February 18, 2014
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  • Views on Campus: Thoughts from a sorority member

    By Kelly Leavitt   Let’s play a game. Write down every stereotype you have about Quinnipiac sororities. Did any of these words come up? Snotty. Self-centered. Ditzy. Cliquey. Now, I don’t hold this against you. I’ve seen...

    • Posted November 14, 2013
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  • Views on campus: Thoughts from a fraternity member

    By Chris Mann To the outside world I am seen as “Bluto” from Animal House and “Frank the Tank” from Old School: alcoholic party animals that skip class, degrade women and do drugs. I am grouped in...

    • Posted November 14, 2013
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  • Fink says goodbye to Greeks

    As Greek life on campus is in full-bloom, Gregory Fink, assistant director for student center and campus life for Greek life, prepares to move on from his Quinnipiac career. On Oct. 10, Fink will say goodbye to...

    • Posted October 4, 2013
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