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MU investigating case of possible misappropriation of funds

By Olivia Garrett | July 26, 2017

MU has announced a new directive regarding the management of external accounts affiliated with student organizations.

Fraternal system’s lack of diversity creates a discriminatory environment

Fraternal system’s lack of diversity creates a discriminatory environment

By Elena Cruz | May 15, 2017

Sophomore Matt Luke: “Diversity in the frats? I don’t know, that's the only thing that's still segregated. Because that's what it is; frats are segregated.”

Interactive Map: Greek houses make accessibility updates

Interactive Map: Greek houses make accessibility updates

By Tess Vrbin | Aug. 26, 2016

A Maneater survey shows MU’s Greek chapters have continued to make their houses more inclusive for all students.

Student Life looks for new funding source following failed Greek fee

By Tess Vrbin | May 24, 2016

Only three people will oversee the Greek community next year.

IFC dispels rumors about party ban

By Tess Vrbin | April 7, 2016

Vice President of Risk Management Ryan O’Connor said Greek men have the sizable responsibility of knowing all the policies that apply to them.

Vigil honors MU freshman Kayce Goldberg

Vigil honors MU freshman Kayce Goldberg

By Lauren Wortman | March 15, 2016

Sorority sister Natalie Harshman: “Your goofy smile and personality were contagious to everyone around you.”

Student Life seeks to implement Greek fee

By Tess Vrbin | Feb. 23, 2016

Student Life employees have been working with Greek Life in addition to the jobs they were hired to do, a practice that the fee would end.

Revived Multicultural Greek Council seeks to increase unity of Greek councils

By Tess Vrbin | Feb. 8, 2016

MGC President Phillip Nguyen: “We want them to know that (even if) you’re not rich or white, you still have access to being a part of Greek Life.”

Two MU sororities plan to rebuild houses due to increased membership

By Tess Vrbin | Jan. 28, 2016

Zeta Tau Alpha President Ashlie Elver: “Our new chapter house will be built to accommodate the needs of our chapter women now and into the distant future.”

Town hall teaches Greek women how to discuss identity constructively

By Tess Vrbin | Nov. 15, 2015

Multicultural Center coordinator Stephanie Hernandez Rivera led a discussion with the women about various social issues, including but not limited to race relations.

On Campus: PHA announces 2016 executive board

Posted to On Campus by Waverly Colville on Nov. 2, 2015 at 12:30 p.m.

The Panhellenic Association’s 2016 executive board was announced on Sunday night via PHA’s Twitter. President: Amanda Farrer, Alpha Chi Omega Vice President of Programming: Zoe Crowe-Barnes, Kappa Delta Vice President of Risk Management: Avery Day, Sigma Kappa Vice President of Recruitment-External: Victoria Bezzole, Chi Omega Vice President of ...

In Print: House decs take MU homecoming to a new level

By Bianca Rodriguez | Oct. 14, 2015

When it comes to homecoming, Greek Town doesn’t mess around.

Meet the three MSA presidential slates

In Print: Meet the three MSA presidential slates

By Allyson Vasilopulos , Emily Gallion and Neeti Butala | Oct. 13, 2015

The slates address a variety of issues from increasing affordability in housing and dining to advocating for mental health and social justice issues to better the lives of MU students.

Greek Homecoming winners announced at Traditions Plaza

By Tess Vrbin | Oct. 12, 2015

The first place pairing also won several individual categories.

MU Greek chapters display decorations and skits for Homecoming

By Tess Vrbin | Oct. 12, 2015

“It’s great to see the fraternity system and the sorority system working hand in hand,” Assistant Athletic Director and Phi Gamma Delta member Gary Link said.

In Print: The secret behind pomping: from pieces of tissue paper to the decorated boards

By Claire Schwark | Oct. 6, 2015

In the past, 75 percent of the boards had to be filled with pomps to gain full points with the Campus Decorations judges, said Carolyn Welter, Panhellenic Association’s vice president of public relations. This year, the boards could only be 25 percent pom

Fraternities request sprinkler deadline extension

By Allyson Vasilopulos | Sept. 25, 2015

Fraternities Sigma Nu and Delta Tau Delta ask for an extension beyond the March 2016 deadline in order to build a new house.

IFC bans hard liquor in fraternity houses

By Tess Vrbin | Sept. 1, 2015

The new rule goes further for Greek safety than consortium proposals, PHA spokeswoman said.

Loftin denounces confederate flag photo taken outside MU Greek house

By Quinn Malloy | July 13, 2015

Representative from FratScenery account calls tweet's release "bad timing."

Incoming students find brotherhood at IFC recruitment

In Print: Incoming students find brotherhood at IFC recruitment

By Bryanna Leach | July 8, 2015

Shortening the second day from 11 houses to eight brought some mixed reviews.

Summit unites Greek student leaders, alumni, administration in tackling sexual assault

Summit unites Greek student leaders, alumni, administration in tackling sexual assault

By Elizabeth Loutfi | June 21, 2015

“I think this could be a national model,” Scroggs said. “Within a year, they’re going to be saying ‘Let’s do things like the University of Missouri.’ That’s our goal. We intend to be the national model.”

Greek Life proposals part of larger effort to address campus assault

By George Roberson | June 19, 2015

The consortium’s proposals are not the only steps taken to reduce sexual assault during Loftin’s time at MU, but they are the most radical.

Survey shows majority of students think consortium’s proposals would be ineffective

By The Maneater staff | June 19, 2015

The survey had more than 1900 responses, many of which came from the Greek community.

PHA’s sexual violence education plan won’t be ‘one size fits all’

By George Roberson | June 15, 2015

The initiative was developed in coordination with the RSVP Center and Title IX Office.

Read the Fraternity Alumni Consortium's proposals for Greek Life

By The Maneater Staff | June 10, 2015

The proposed restrictions on fraternities, which the consortium spokesman said are not ready for implementation, would take effect this fall.

PHA and IFC ‘strongly disagree’ with proposed regulations

PHA and IFC ‘strongly disagree’ with proposed regulations

By George Roberson | June 5, 2015

Update: Consortium spokesman Ted Hellman said in an email Saturday drug testing is “no longer being considered as a policy proposal.”

Column: The needle in the haystack of Mizzou sororities

By Kennedy Jones | June 3, 2015

Is there a place for young black girls in Mizzou sororities?

Greek community expresses outrage over proposed regulations

By George Roberson and Paige Lalain | June 3, 2015

Proposed restrictions would apply to alcohol, out-of-town formals and women visiting fraternity houses on weekend nights.

MU welcomes Zeta Beta Tau back into the Greek community

In Print: MU welcomes Zeta Beta Tau back into the Greek community

By Karlee Renkoski | April 28, 2015

The return of ZBT to MU could potentially increase the Jewish community on campus.

ATO’s carnival fundraiser brings in $4,000 for autism treatment

By Emily O'Connor | April 26, 2015

The fraternity pledged a $25,000 goal to help families pay for critical autism services.

Greek Week blood drive misses goal by almost 200 pints

In Print: Greek Week blood drive misses goal by almost 200 pints

By Karlee Renkoski | April 22, 2015

“We think that the beautiful weather we had last week probably played a factor in our turnout,” steering committee member Courtney Kiley said.

Greek Week drive nets more than 23,500 cans

In Print: Greek Week drive nets more than 23,500 cans

By Karlee Renkoski | April 22, 2015

The MU Greek Community collects cans for the Food Bank of Central Missouri during Greek Week.

Greek Week 2015 strives to surpass last year’s success

In Print: Greek Week 2015 strives to surpass last year’s success

By Karlee Renkoski | April 7, 2015

During last year’s Greek Week, MU fraternities and sororities raised over $70,000.

Editorial: Greektown must welcome students with disabilities

Instead of ignoring the lack of accessibility for people with physical disabilities in Greektown, chapters need to start discussing how to best fix this issue.

In Print: Maneater Long Reads: Accessibility in Greektown

By Alana Saad | April 1, 2015

While some fraternity and sorority houses have been updated, many remain inaccessible to students with physical disabilities.

In Print: Interfraternity Council elects 2015 executive board

By Rachel Pierret | Dec. 2, 2014

Seven IFC members were elected Nov. 9

In Print: Panhellenic Association elects 2014-2015 executive board

By Rachel Pierret | Nov. 18, 2014

Six of the eight executive positions were elected Nov. 9.

In Print: IFC develops sexual assault prevention course

By Rachel Pierret | Nov. 11, 2014

19 men from 10 campus fraternities have signed up so far to be peer educators.

Friends of Nicklow recount his life during candlelight vigil

In Print: Friends of Nicklow recount his life during candlelight vigil

By Covey Eonyak Son | Oct. 22, 2014

Nicklow is the second Greek student at MU to die this semester.

MU student found dead off campus

By Covey Eonyak Son | Oct. 20, 2014 | Updated Dec. 19, 2014 at 2:08 p.m.

A cause of death has not been determined at this time.

Student found dead at Alpha Gamma Rho

By Covey Eonyak Son | Sept. 30, 2014

Authorities said there are no signs of foul play.

PHA recruitment becomes second largest in the country

By Joseph Fafinski | Aug. 28, 2014

A total of 1,976 women signed up for PHA recruitment this year.

In Print: Senior sets goal to raise $12,000 for blood cancer research

By Stevie Myers | Aug. 26, 2014

Last year, funds from Team in Training helped over 1,600 patients in the area.

MU welcomes record number of rushees for third consecutive year

By Anna Brugmann | July 8, 2014

Although Daniel Moser did not rush formally his freshman year, deciding to rush informally his sophomore year, he said he suggests rushing freshman year due to limited academic controversies.

Sorority women participate on philanthropic 'trek'

By Joseph Fafinski | July 8, 2014

In order to fund the trip, sorority women at MU hosted several Circle of Sisterhood fundraisers, including sales and a 5k run.

2014 Greek Week wraps up with awards

In Print: 2014 Greek Week wraps up with awards

By Stephen Daw | April 23, 2014

Kappa Kappa Gamma won Greek Week for its third consecutive year.

Greek Week sports brings community together

By Stephen Daw | April 16, 2014

The events included were flag football, soccer, basketball and volleyball.

Greek Week blood drive surpasses goal

Greek Week blood drive surpasses goal

By Stephen Daw | April 13, 2014

The drive collected 1,798 units of blood in three days.

In Print: Asian-American fraternity comes to MU

By Stephen Daw | March 19, 2014

Kappa Pi Beta is MU’s first Asian-American interest fraternity.

On Campus: Greek Week 2014 Royalty finalists announced

Posted to On Campus by Stephen Daw on March 18, 2014 at 3:06 p.m.

Greek Week announced the royalty finalists for this year on Sunday. Participants of Greek Week had until Feb. 28 to turn in their applications to become a finalist. The king and queen of Greek Week will be announced during Greek Week, which takes place April 8 to 15. The finalists ...

Single Girl Diaries: Frat hopping

By Ellise Verheyen | March 12, 2014

Relationship (or whatever) columnist Ellise Verheyen on her one time at a frat party

In Print: Downtown Declassified: Paranormal activity

By MacKenzie Reagan | Feb. 25, 2014

MOVE columnist MacKenzie Reagan on investigating CoMo ghost stories

On Campus: Homecoming Banner outside Kappa Kappa Gamma defaced and destroyed

Posted to On Campus by Stephen Daw on Oct. 23, 2013 at 2:50 a.m.

A banner for Homecoming displayed outside of Kappa Kappa Gamma was vandalized and destroyed by unknown assailants Monday night. The banner, displaying the Washington, D.C. theme shared by Kappa Kappa Gamma, Theta Chi and FarmHouse, was within the range of security cameras placed outside of the Kappa Kappa Gamma ...

PHA and IFC explain diversity in MU Greek chapters

By Stephen Daw | Oct. 23, 2013

Most agree diversity is the responsibility of individual chapters.

In Print: Greek Allies hosts Coming Out While Greek

By Stephen Daw | Oct. 12, 2013

A panel of LGBT people and allies spoke.

In Print: Greek Allies unites Greek Life, LGBT community

By Stephen Daw | Oct. 9, 2013

LGBT organization informs public and creates connections.

Theta Nu Epsilon’s history at MU

In Print: Theta Nu Epsilon’s history at MU

By Adrienne Donica | April 19, 2013

Oldest secret society on campus has connections to the Southeastern Conference.

Greek Week benefits new organizations

In Print: Greek Week benefits new organizations

By Desiree Seals | April 12, 2013

Nine new beneficiaries were added to Greek Week this year.

In Print: Historic Greek houses faced with renovation or demolition

By Katherine Fallon | March 8, 2013

The Delta Delta Delta annex is slated for demolition.

In Print: Fraternities awarded banners in honor of academic achievements

By Paul Albani-Burgio | Feb. 15, 2013

Beta Theta Pi was also singled out for achieving the highest all-chapter GPA among MU fraternities.

In Print: Fledgling sorority Tau Lambda offers women unique Greek option

By Daniel Shapiro | Aug. 21, 2012

Women’s Center coordinator Suzy Day said Tau Lambda will build a community for queer women.

IFC recruitment brings in record number of rushees

In Print: IFC recruitment brings in record number of rushees

By Jill Deutsch | July 10, 2012

IFC increased its participants by more than 100 men.

In Print: Lambda Theta Phi stresses brotherhood, culture, service

By Jill Deutsch | July 10, 2012

The Latino fraternity chapter wants to remain small and achieve big.

Greek Week 2012 winners announced

In Print: Greek Week 2012 winners announced

By Katie Yaeger | April 24, 2012

Kappa Kappa Gamma, Phi Kappa Theta and Beta Sigma Psi won first place overall.

Mizzou Climate: ‘Greek Allies’ continues conversation about being queer in Greek Life

In Print: Mizzou Climate: ‘Greek Allies’ continues conversation about being queer in Greek Life

By Elise Moser | April 20, 2012

Students discussed what it means to be part of the LGBTQ community in Greek Life as part of Pride Month.

On Campus: Greek Week Fling finalists announced

Posted to On Campus by Katie Yaeger on April 18, 2012 at 10:18 p.m.

Greek Week's Fling superlative winners and finalists were announced 10 p.m. Wednesday on the steps of Jesse Hall after three nights of Fling preliminaries. This year's theme is "Famous Couples Around the World." The following pairings will perform in the finals: Alpha Chi Omega, Delta Sigma Phi ...

Greek Week Fling preliminaries showcase artistic talent

In Print: Greek Week Fling preliminaries showcase artistic talent

By Katie Yaeger | April 17, 2012

This year, each skit centers around a famous couple.

In Print: Greek Week blood drive collects 1,554 units

By Katie Yaeger | April 13, 2012

Technology and social media played large roles in this year's drive.

In Print: NPC program teaches PHA community 'Something of Value'

By Katie Yaeger | March 9, 2012

A mock trial encouraged discussion about risk management and chapter values between participants.

In Print: 'One Mission, One Community, One Greek Week': Greek Week 2012 preview

By Katie Yaeger | March 6, 2012

In addition to benefitting 13 organizations, the event will work with the One Mizzou initiative.

In Print: RAMS Rock-It finals draw large crowd to The Blue Note

By Katie Yaeger | Feb. 28, 2012

The February RAMS events raised more than $75,000 for multiple sclerosis.

RAMS preliminaries successful

In Print: RAMS preliminaries successful

By Katie Yaeger | Feb. 24, 2012

The competition ends a month of events fundraising for multiple sclerosis.

In Print: MU Kappa Delta president wins national award

By Joey Ukrop | Feb. 24, 2012

President Natalie Rooney was among 16 other Kappa Delta sisters nationwide that won the Corre Anding Stegall Collegiate Leadership Award.

Fraternity Alumni Consortium recognizes IFC academic achievement

In Print: Fraternity Alumni Consortium recognizes IFC academic achievement

By Katie Yaeger | Feb. 17, 2012

Twelve chapters exceeded the all-campus GPA, up from 11 in spring 2011.

Fraternity Alumni Consortium recognizes IFC academic achievement

By Katie Yaeger | Feb. 16, 2012

Eleven IFC chapters exceeded the fall 2011 all-campus GPA.

Organizations unite for Blood Brothers blood drive

In Print: Organizations unite for Blood Brothers blood drive

By Katie Yaeger | Jan. 31, 2012

First-time donors contributed 16 of 60 collected units.

Greek Leadership Retreat builds relationships, unifies councils

In Print: Greek Leadership Retreat builds relationships, unifies councils

By Katie Yaeger | Jan. 24, 2012

IFC, NPHC and PHA plan to participate in more cross-council programming this year.

In Print: Missouri's Alpha Tau Omega colony largest in nation

By Katie Yaeger | Dec. 9, 2011

The colony has 57 active members, the most in the organization’s recent history.

Students prepare for holidays with lights, decorations

In Print: Students prepare for holidays with lights, decorations

By Cait Campbell | Dec. 6, 2011

Decorating becomes a bonding experience for residence halls and Greek life

In Print: IFC approves alcohol consumption in fraternity houses for students of legal age

By Katie Yaeger | Nov. 29, 2011

Students ages 21 and older will be able to consume alcohol in fraternity houses starting in August.

IFC approves alcohol consumption in fraternity houses for students of legal age

By Katie Yaeger | Nov. 20, 2011

Students ages 21 and over will be able to consume alcohol in fraternity houses beginning in August.

In Print: 2012 IFC executive board members chosen

By Katie Yaeger | Nov. 15, 2011

IFC held elections Sunday for the seven positions.

Phi Gamma Delta officially rechartered

In Print: Phi Gamma Delta officially rechartered

By Katie Yaeger | Nov. 8, 2011

A colony was established October 2010 after the chapter left in 2006.

In Print: PHA elects 2012 executive board members

By Katie Yaeger | Nov. 1, 2011

The new board members found out about their positions Sunday.

Passing LoveNotes: Alpha Phi Gamma campaign raises domestic violence awareness

By Katie Yaeger | Oct. 21, 2011

The project is a part of National Domestic Violence Awareness Month.

Centennial Homecoming winners announced

In Print: Centennial Homecoming winners announced

By Katie Yaeger | Oct. 18, 2011

The Homecoming Steering Committee revealed the winners of the Campus Organization and Greek Life divisions Sunday.

In Print: Sigma Phi Epsilon hosts Scare-a-Thon for Joplin relief

By Katie Yaeger | Sept. 30, 2011

All funds from the Scare-a-Thon will be donated to the American Red Cross to aid Joplin relief.

In Print: Latino fraternity Lambda Theta Phi seeks MU chapter

By Katie Yaeger | Sept. 23, 2011

The Latino fraternity has a chapter at UMKC and is interested in expanding to the MU campus.

In Print: PHA participates in National Hazing Prevention Week

By Tucker Moore | Sept. 23, 2011

PHA chapters are competing in a banner contest for a $500 prize that will be donated to the winning chapter’s philanthropy.

Zeta Phi Beta sponsors week of service activities

In Print: Zeta Phi Beta sponsors week of service activities

By Katie Yaeger | Sept. 20, 2011

When DoveZ-PHI’s agenda includes a bake sale, community service and a comedy show.

PHA Formal Recruitment breaks participation record

In Print: PHA Formal Recruitment breaks participation record

By Savannah Kannberg | Aug. 23, 2011

More women than ever participated in fall semester Formal Recruitment.

In Print: The Odyssey aims to unite Greek Life at MU

By Lizzie Johnson | Aug. 23, 2011

The paper will be partnering with USA Today.

In Print: Greek Life prepares for 100th Homecoming

By Michele Robotham-Smith | Aug. 23, 2011

This year's theme is "A Century of Coming Home."

In Print: ATO returns after four-year absence

By Hunter Woodall | Aug. 23, 2011

The Alpha Tau Omega fraternity hopes to regain its charter in 12 to 18 months.

In Print: Larger, more up-to-date house under construction for Beta Theta Pi

By Elise Moser | July 6, 2011

The fraternity will live in Delta Sigma Phi's old house while the construction is under way.

In Print: A guide to going Greek

By Kelly Olejnik | July 6, 2011

Greek Life coordinator Julie Drury shares her advice on getting involved in Greek Life as a freshman.

Pi Beta Phi named best chapter in nation

By Katie Yaeger | July 1, 2011

MU's Pi Beta Phi received the Balfour Cup, the annual top honor for a sorority chapter, at the Orlando national convention June 27.

On Campus: Greek Week raises more than $145,000

Posted to On Campus by Jimmy Hibsch on June 14, 2011 at 2:29 p.m.

Via Twitter, the Greek Week Steering Committee announced Tuesday that the week raised a total of $145,051 for 14 different beneficiaries. Those benefitting from the week include: Missouri Girls Town, Ellis Fischel Cancer Center, ParentLink, The Center Project, Central Missouri Dream Factory, Central Missouri Honor Flight, Coyote Hill, Heart ...

ZBT will vacate house to make room for FIJI

By Caroline Bauman | June 14, 2011

Phi Gamma Delta will move into the house when Zeta Beta Tau moves out in August.

In Print: The Greektown shuffle: Several chapters moving over the summer

By Michele Robotham-Smith | June 1, 2011 | Updated June 7, 2011 at 12:15 p.m.

Contrary to rumors that have flurried, Zeta Beta Tau isn't leaving campus.

Tau Kappa Epsilon, Delta Chi collect donations for Joplin relief

By Ally McEntire | May 26, 2011

MU fraternities Tau Kappa Epsilon and Delta Chi have set up drop sites and fundraisers to give the Columbia community another way to help with the Joplin disaster. "We had some members personally affected, and we couldn't drive down there," Tau Kappa Epsilon member Tim Franklin said. Delta Chi ...

 Sigma Kappa to return to campus

Sigma Kappa to return to campus

By Hunter Woodall | May 15, 2011

The sorority will return to MU in fall 2012.

AEPi Rock-A-Thon raises more than $80,000

In Print: AEPi Rock-A-Thon raises more than $80,000

By Kelly Olejnik | May 3, 2011

The event expanded to include a benefit concert this year.

MU in Focus: Celebration continues in Greektown

Posted to MU in Focus by Peter Yankowsky on May 2, 2011 at 1:34 a.m.

Students packed into the bed of a pickup truck on Richmond Avenue head toward the bulk of the celebration in Greektown on Sunday night. An estimated 1,000 people, many of them carrying American flags, packed the area to celebrate the killing of Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden.

On Campus: Crowd of 1,000 gathers to celebrate in Greektown

Posted to On Campus by Allison Prang on May 2, 2011 at 12:39 a.m.

A crowd of about 1,000 people celebrated the killing of Al Queda leader Osama bin Laden on Sunday night and early Monday morning on the streets of Greektown. With flags and fireworks in hand, people concentrated between the Gamma Phi Beta and Alpha Delta Pi houses on Richmond Avenue ...

Greektown erupts in wake of bin Laden death announcement

Greektown erupts in wake of bin Laden death announcement

By Allison Prang and Sally French | May 2, 2011

No arrests and one report of vandalism were recorded Sunday night and Monday morning.

On Campus: Sigma Sigma Sigma holds groundbreaking ceremony

Posted to On Campus by Travis Cornejo on April 29, 2011 at 9:09 p.m.

Members of the Greek Life community gathered Friday afternoon for the groundbreaking ceremony for Sigma Sigma Sigma's new home. Since fall 2009, the sorority has resided at 909 Richmond Ave. That site formerly housed the Alpha Tau Omega fraternity. Sigma Sigma Sigma's new house will be located at ...

On Campus: Individuals recognized at Greek Honors Night

Posted to On Campus by Kelly Olejnik on April 26, 2011 at 11:09 p.m.

The Office of Greek Life hosted Greek Honors Night Tuesday evening. According to a Pan-Hellenic Association news release, the event recognizes Greek chapters and individuals for their contributions throughout the year. According to the release, Greek chapters and individuals can apply or be nominated to receive an award and selected ...

Greek Week winners announced

In Print: Greek Week winners announced

By Kelly Olejnik | April 26, 2011

The Greek Week blood drive yielded 1,719 units of blood.

Greek Week focuses on 'Pillars for Purpose'

In Print: Greek Week focuses on 'Pillars for Purpose'

By Sarah Clancey | April 22, 2011

Finals for Greek Week Fling were held Thursday.

Greek chapters paired with beneficiaries for Greek Week

In Print: Greek chapters paired with beneficiaries for Greek Week

By Madeline O'Leary | April 15, 2011

The amount of money raised will be divided among 14 beneficiaries.

Hero Awards celebrate community service

In Print: Hero Awards celebrate community service

By Abigail Geiger | April 15, 2011

The Tribune and Landmark Bank sponsored the award ceremony.

In Print: Zeta Phi Beta’s Unity March fights against sexual violence

By Jimmy Hibsch | April 15, 2011

The event was in response to recent sexual assaults in the community.

On Campus: Blood Drive ends on high note

Posted to On Campus by Sarah Clancey on April 14, 2011 at 10:20 p.m.

The Greek Week Blood Drive culminated Thursday night after collecting 1719 units of blood for the American Red Cross, Mizzou Greek Life tweeted Thursday night. This exceeded the Steering Committee’s goal of 1500 units collected for the three-day drive. “We are happy to say that our drive went very ...

In Print: NPHC holds forum discussing gang stereotypes

By Madeline O'Leary | April 12, 2011

The panel included members from representatives of the eight NPHC chapters.

In Print: Greek Life report details system's weaknesses

By Madeline O'Leary | March 22, 2011

The plan encourages the formation of task forces for certain issues, including alcohol-free housing.

Kappa Delta fundraiser dinner attendance up from last year

In Print: Kappa Delta fundraiser dinner attendance up from last year

By Sarah Clancey | March 8, 2011

The proceeds went to Prevent Child Abuse America and Coyote Hill.

In Print: Freshman arrested after sorority house burglary

By Kelsey Maffett | March 8, 2011

Police said nothing was stolen from the house.

In Print: Greek Week Steering Committee picks beneficiaries

By Sarah Clancey | March 1, 2011

SteerCo chose 14 local beneficiaries, six more than in previous years.

Black Man's Think Tank asks 'Are you an activist or slacktivist?'

In Print: Black Man's Think Tank asks 'Are you an activist or slacktivist?'

By Madeline O'Leary | Feb. 22, 2011

Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. conducted the dialogue.

In Print: Greek Life Councils attend St. Louis conference

By Madeline O'Leary | Feb. 15, 2011

Officers said they want to improve Greek Life's image on campus.

In Print: Hazed and confused: KU students face consequences for violating policies

By Madeline O'Leary | Feb. 15, 2011

IFC executives at KU are facing disciplinary actions for alleged hazing incidents.

In Print: Office of Greek Life remains tight-lipped on workgroups' findings

By Madeline O'Leary | Jan. 28, 2011

The workgroups were formed in response to a report analyzing Greek Life at MU.

Greek Life proposal aims to revamp alcohol policy

In Print: Greek Life proposal aims to revamp alcohol policy

By Madeline O'Leary | Dec. 10, 2010

The proposal would bar freshmen from living in fraternity houses.

NPHC hosts Best of the Midwest step show

In Print: NPHC hosts Best of the Midwest step show

By Jimmy Hibsch | Dec. 7, 2010

Organizers said the show was the beginning of a tradition.

Sigma Nu takes top honors in IFC holiday lights competition

In Print: Sigma Nu takes top honors in IFC holiday lights competition

By Madeline O'Leary | Dec. 3, 2010

Most fraternities took three to four days to work on decorations.

Sigma Pi recolonized

In Print: Sigma Pi recolonized

By Sarah Clancey | Dec. 3, 2010

The fraternity hopes to be chartered by the end of the academic year.

In Print: Office of Student Conduct to advise Greek Judicial Board

By Madeline O'Leary | Nov. 30, 2010

The board had previously been advised by the Office of Greek Life.

Arts & Entertainment: Series premiere: 'Glory Daze' — 4 out of 5 stars

Posted to Arts & Entertainment by Nancy El Attar on Nov. 19, 2010 at 11:46 a.m.

Freshman year of college in 1986, Indiana sets the scene for the pilot of the new hour-long TV show “Glory Daze” on TBS. The show is set at the generic Hayes University, a mix of all universities across the nation. It has the large sports program you’d expect at ...

In Print: PHA, IFC elect new executive officers

By Sarah Clancey | Nov. 16, 2010

The organizations met Sunday to elect new members to their respective executive offices.

NPHC events promote unity

In Print: NPHC events promote unity

By Madeline O'Leary | Nov. 5, 2010

Events included forums, stroll performances and a cooking competition.

In Print: PHA committees examine chapter sizes

By Madeline O'Leary | Oct. 29, 2010

The plans came after an NPower report on Greek Life at MU.

Step show demonstrates NPHC talent

In Print: Step show demonstrates NPHC talent

By Madeline O'Leary | Oct. 26, 2010

The NPHC step show is about bonds between chapters.

Midnight breakfast launches homecoming celebrations

In Print: Midnight breakfast launches homecoming celebrations

By Joyu Wang | Oct. 22, 2010

Mizzou After Dark and Greek Life continued the Almost Midnight Breakfast tradition.

In Print: Homecoming Service Challenge exceeds goal

By Sarah Clancey | Oct. 22, 2010

The challenge met its goal of 10,000 service hours.

Fiji house returns to campus

In Print: Fiji house returns to campus

By Sarah Clancey | Oct. 19, 2010

More than 100 brothers supported the effort to bring the fraternity back to MU.

In Print: Greek Allies becomes official MU organization

By Marie Mandelberg | Oct. 19, 2010

The group plans to take small promotional steps this semester before beginning educational efforts in the spring.

In Print: Police investigate vandalism at FarmHouse

By Alicia Stice | Oct. 19, 2010

A student found paint splattered on his car.

Fraternity works to inform citizens, empower vote

In Print: Fraternity works to inform citizens, empower vote

By Madeline O'Leary | Oct. 15, 2010

Events will continue until election day Nov. 2.

In Print: Phi Kappa Theta vandalized

By Alex Pesek | Oct. 8, 2010

Most of the damage was done with a fire extinguisher.

Alpha Phi marks centennial celebration

In Print: Alpha Phi marks centennial celebration

By Sally French | Oct. 5, 2010

The celebration drew more than 600 students and alumnae.

In Print: CPR training proves useful for fraternity members

By Sally French | Sept. 21, 2010

Delta Sigma Phi brothers used CPR training to save three distressed strangers.

In Print: Zeta Phi Beta launches service week

By Madeline O'Leary | Sept. 21, 2010

The sorority began the week by participating in the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure.

Phi Mu, Zeta Beta Tau fund new patient room at Children's Hospital

In Print: Phi Mu, Zeta Beta Tau fund new patient room at Children's Hospital

By Sarah Clancey | Sept. 17, 2010

The chapters met their goal three months earlier than expected.

In Print: Greek Life develops workgroups in response to Npower report

By Madeline O'Leary | Sept. 14, 2010

The workgroups are composed entirely of chapter members from each of the four Greek Life councils.

SAEPi holds formal rush

In Print: SAEPi holds formal rush

By Sarah Clancey | Sept. 14, 2010

The Jewish interest sorority was recently chartered.

In Print: Policy keeps Greek Life out of The Jungle

By Sarah Clancey | Sept. 10, 2010

Chapters cannot participate without a licensed alcohol vendor present.

GAMMA expands student outreach

By Jaime Williams | Sept. 10, 2010

The organization plans to work with individual Greek Life chapters.

Greek Allies aims to help Greek LGBTQ students

In Print: Greek Allies aims to help Greek LGBTQ students

By Marie Mandelberg | Aug. 31, 2010

The organization’s goal is to create a comfortable community for LGBTQ students in Greek Life.

Editorial: Greek Life, LGBTQ alliance would be step in the right direction

The stigma regarding homosexuality within Greek Life isn’t necessarily true all the time. However, in some chapters, there is truth to the stereotype that Greek Life members can be resistant to accept members of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer and Questioning community. This is a stereotype that many ...

Formal recruitment sees record-breaking numbers

In Print: Formal recruitment sees record-breaking numbers

By Ana Stock | Aug. 24, 2010

A total of 1,100 bids were distributed to the 1,452 potential members.

Delta Sigma Phi to move into new house

In Print: Delta Sigma Phi to move into new house

By Jimmy Hibsch | Aug. 24, 2010

The house will be renovated throughout the school year.

In Print: Homecoming pairings revealed for fraternitites, sororities

By Allison Prang | Aug. 24, 2010

The Greek Life Homecoming groupings were announced at the end of last semester, and preparation is already underway in the various chapter houses. Interfraternity Council President Brandon Green said the Homecoming Steering Committee pairs each fraternity with at least one sorority on campus, sometimes two, depending on the size of ...

On Campus: Work Week prepares sororities for recruitment

Posted to On Campus by Sabrina Nunez on Aug. 17, 2010 at 12:52 a.m.

The Panhallenic Association will welcome a record number of potential new members for Formal Recruitment this year, but preparation for the event began last week as current sorority members traveled to Columbia to participate in Work Week. “The Executive Council, along with the Greek Life staff become the Recruitment Team ...

CFD extends Greek Life's deadline to meet safety codes

In Print: CFD extends Greek Life's deadline to meet safety codes

By Kelly Olejnik | July 7, 2010

The houses are on track to meet the new 2016 deadline.

In Print: IFC recruitment breaks records

By Travis Cornejo | July 7, 2010

The Interfraternity Council created the BRO program to increase recruitment.

Alpha Kappa Lambda leaves MU

By Jimmy Hibsch | June 25, 2010

Alcohol and fire code violations in May resulted in the loss of the fraternity's charter.

Phi Gamma Delta to recolonize at MU

In Print: Phi Gamma Delta to recolonize at MU

By Travis Cornejo | June 2, 2010

The fraternity will hold a six-week recruitment period.

Report details strengths, weaknesses of Greek Life

In Print: Report details strengths, weaknesses of Greek Life

By Travis Cornejo | May 7, 2010

The Office of Greek Life has formed groups to address each of the issues in the report.

In Print: Fees increase for broken housing contracts

By Alex Pesek | May 7, 2010

Breaking housing contracts costs nearly twice as much as previous years.

Greek achievement highlighted at Greek Honors Night

By Melissa Gilstrap | April 30, 2010

Chapters and individual awards were given out in numerous categories.

Alpha Delta Pi, Beta Theta Pi take the Greek Week crown

In Print: Alpha Delta Pi, Beta Theta Pi take the Greek Week crown

By Travis Cornejo | April 27, 2010

Greek Honors Night is Tuesday night in Stotler Lounge.

Zeta Beta Tau raises money for Children's Miracle Network

In Print: Zeta Beta Tau raises money for Children's Miracle Network

By Alex Pesek | April 27, 2010

The fraternity hopes to raise $1,000 in donations.

Delta Chi to benefit the V Foundation for Cancer Research

By Travis Cornejo | April 27, 2010

Fraternity members are spending 108 hours camping to raise awareness.

Fraternity Alumni Consortium aids Greek Life

By Megan Pearl | April 27, 2010

The alumni held an Academic Achievement Ceremony for eight fraternities.

Greek Week Fling groupings advance to finals

In Print: Greek Week Fling groupings advance to finals

By Travis Cornejo | April 23, 2010

Greeks performed 14 storybook-themed skits this week.

Greek houses, residents oppose Providence plans

In Print: Greek houses, residents oppose Providence plans

By Wes Duplantier | April 23, 2010

The city is considering five different options for the project.

MU in Focus: Greek Week Flings tell children's stories

Posted to MU in Focus by Jayme Gardner on April 22, 2010 at 8:11 p.m.

Hannah Meyer of Gamma Phi Beta and Evan Close of Delta Upsilon perform in the 2010 Greek Week Flings on Thursday night at Jesse Auditorium. Each skit featured two dances that went along with a story line from a children's book.

E-phones, poor lighting concerns for Greek students

In Print: E-phones, poor lighting concerns for Greek students

By Kaylen Ralph | April 20, 2010

MSA proposes installing external lights to Greek houses to deter crime.

Greek Week focuses on giving

In Print: Greek Week focuses on giving

By Kaylen Ralph | April 20, 2010

'Letters for the Better' increased Greek Week beneficiaries to 14.

Alpha Phi Alpha hosts week of events

In Print: Alpha Phi Alpha hosts week of events

By Travis Cornejo | April 16, 2010

Events included a movie night and the Ms. Black and Gold Pageant.

In Print: Iota Phi Theta regains its MU charter

By Travis Cornejo | April 13, 2010

The fraternity returns to MU after 10 years.

Greek Week welcomes two new fraternities

In Print: Greek Week welcomes two new fraternities

By Caroline Sykes | April 6, 2010

The 20 days of festivities include sporting events, food drives and skits.

PHA, IFC host easter egg hunt

PHA, IFC host easter egg hunt

By Travis Cornejo | March 25, 2010

Inclement weather moved the event inside the student center.

Pikestock raises money for Special Olympics

In Print: Pikestock raises money for Special Olympics

By Caroline Sykes | March 16, 2010

Pi Kappa Alpha expects to donate $12,000 to Special Olympics Missouri.

In Print: Pi Beta Phi hits the court

By Mary Novokhovsky | March 16, 2010

The sorority's philanthropy week begins today with serenades.

In Print: Pi Kappa Phi benefits PUSH America

By Alex Pesek | March 16, 2010

One member aims to benefit the outreach program with an 800-mile bike race.

Phi Delta Theta Hosts Phunky Phi Disco

By Mary Novokhovsky | March 12, 2010

The event raised more than $1,100 for ALS research.

Kappa Delta gears up for giving

Kappa Delta gears up for giving

By Cecilia Garza | March 9, 2010

Proceeds will partly benefit MU Psychiatric Center Pediatrics Unit.

Alpha Phi celebrates a century

In Print: Alpha Phi celebrates a century

By Travis Cornejo | March 5, 2010

The sorority has planned a series of events for October.

IFC expands community outreach with IFCares

In Print: IFC expands community outreach with IFCares

By Travis Cornejo | March 2, 2010

IFCares hopes to have Saturday events at least twice each month.

Alpha Phi to host Rockin' Red Dress Poker Tournament

Alpha Phi to host Rockin' Red Dress Poker Tournament

By Jessi Turnure | Feb. 26, 2010

Event proceeds go toward heart disease prevention and education.

In Print: RAMS exceeds last years' projection

By Maggie Nestor | Feb. 23, 2010

More than $78,000 was raised in support for the MS Institute and patients.

Changes come to Greek Week

In Print: Changes come to Greek Week

By Travis Cornejo | Feb. 19, 2010

This year's event aims to build community relationships.

In Print: PHA expands open bidding program

By Abbey Sussell | Feb. 12, 2010

Six chapters are now eligible to participate in Continuous Open Bidding.

RAMS raises funds, awareness

In Print: RAMS raises funds, awareness

By Maggie Nestor | Feb. 12, 2010

Philanthropic events hope to help those with multiple sclerosis.

In Print: Sorority holds soul food dinner

By Megan Swieca | Feb. 9, 2010

The dinner aims to bring the community together through fellowship.

Blood drive benefits Community Blood Center

Blood drive benefits Community Blood Center

By Samantha Sunne | Feb. 9, 2010

The pre-Greek Week drive is the smallest of the year.

MU Sigma Phi Lambda chapter welcomes new members

In Print: MU Sigma Phi Lambda chapter welcomes new members

By Catherine Newhouse | Feb. 2, 2010

The sorority welcomes Christian students.

Sigma Alpha Epsilon Pi becomes an official chapter

In Print: Sigma Alpha Epsilon Pi becomes an official chapter

By Megan Pearl | Jan. 29, 2010

The Jewish-interest group originally began in the '80s.

In Print: Kappa Alpha Psi works for Haiti relief

By Travis Cornejo | Jan. 22, 2010

The Delta Omega chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. will host the "Dining with the Kappas" fundraiser Jan. 27 at CiCi's Pizza. The fundraiser is a part of iKare: The Kappa Alpha Psi Haiti Relief Initiative. Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. President Donald Greenlee said planning for iKare ...