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Diversity and Inclusion within Greek Life

Diversity and Inclusion within Greek Life

Victoria Henretty October 14, 2020

illustration by Diep HoangAs demonstrations spurred across the country in protest of the murder of George Floyd, clubs and organizations began to look internally and examine the racism that exists within...

Photo credit: Gracen Hoyle

Rushing Greek Life 2020: Brought to You by Zoom

Mikayla Mullin August 27, 2020

Illustration by Gracen Hoyle Every part of the Greek life rush process focuses on fostering connections. Unfortunately, the world we live in today demands some level of isolation... Whether it’s...

Greek sanction process allows internal review

Greek sanction process allows internal review

Jolie Francis November 21, 2019

File photoThis semester, two members of Gamma Chi Delta went involuntarily inactive after an offensive post online. After an internal review from the sorority, the two women appealed their initial sanction,...

Photo credit: Andrea Nebhut

What’s the rush? Fraternities, sororities explain

Logan Crews September 28, 2019

Illustration by Andrea NebhutSenior Cristina Kodadek wasn’t sure how she was going to make friends her first year at Trinity. Following Greek 101, Kodadek decided to rush, intending to join a sorority...

Photo credit: Quinn Butterfield

Fraternities collaborate aiming to decrease number of sexual assaults

Kathleen Creedon August 30, 2019

Graphic by Quinn Butterfield Members of Trinity’s fraternities and sororities are currently in a three-week first-year prohibition they’re calling the “Red Zone.” For the next...

Photo credit: Genevieve Humphreys

Search continues for Assistant Director for Fraternity and Sorority Life

Kaylie King May 2, 2019

Photo by Genevieve HumphreysThe search committee that has been looking for a new assistant director for fraternity and sorority life and Coates Student Center (CSC) is still in the process of interviewing...

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Clothesline Project gives voice to survivors

Kara Killinger March 28, 2019

Photo by Henry PrattIn the dim evening hours of Tuesday, March 26, roughly 15 students gathered on the Coates Esplanade toting clothespins, scissors, a ball of twine and many brightly colored T-shirts....

Photo credit: Andrea Nebhut

Why I Didn’t Join Greek life

Kayla Padilla March 28, 2019

Illustration by Andrea NebhutI made it to third round of the only sorority I was rushing, and the entire time I felt conflicted about whether or not I wanted to join. A lot — if not most —...

SGA is more than 50 percent Greek. Heres why that isnt a problem

SGA is more than 50 percent Greek. Here’s why that isn’t a problem

Kathleen Creedon February 28, 2019

Photo by Matthew ClaybrookIn this most recent Student Government Association (SGA) election, 60 percent of the students voted into office are a part of Greek life, a number that doesn’t reflect the...

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Student Involvement to evaluate diversity in Greek life

Jolie Francis February 21, 2019

Photo by Genevieve HumphreysThis year, for the first time, the Office of Student Involvement will partner with Institutional Research and Effectiveness to analyze the roster of Greek students and examine...

Photo credit: Andrea Nebhut

Why they left: former Greeks share their stories

Maria Zaharatos February 15, 2019

For this article, the Trinitonian reached out to nine formerly active Greek life members from both fraternities and sororities; only three agreed to be interviewed.After all the excitement of Bid Day last...

Then-sophomore Amanda Beekes (left) hugs then-first-year and new Spur member Jacki Bruce (right) on Bid Day in 2010 Photo credit: File Photo

Old traditions will meet new Greeks at Trinity’s annual Bid Day

Noelle Barrera February 7, 2019

File photoWhat do surprises, secrecy, hundreds of color-coded young adults and Miller Fountain have in common? This Friday is the annual Bid Day, where Trinity's fraternities and sororities finally accept...

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