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College Fraternities

The Greek System: Should College Students Join Fraternities or Sororities?

Daniel R. Schwarz | Posted 12.02.2016 | Home
Daniel R. Schwarz

Since I began writing and speaking about higher education in preparation for my forthcoming book, How to Succeed at College and Beyond: The Art of Lea...

School's About to Start... Let the Hazing Begin!

Diane L. Danois, J.D. | Posted 08.19.2016 | Parents
Diane L. Danois, J.D.

Will you be the parent who has the "talk" with your child about hazing? Will you be the parent who tells your child that any form of hazing isn't okay, isn't "tradition," and isn't "just harmless fun?" Will you be the parent who prevents a tragedy from occurring to your kid... or someone else's... during those first few weeks of school?

'Brograine': For Stressed-Out, Balding Fraternity Brothers

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 03.29.2015 | Home

What with all the hazing and the racism, fraternity life can be a hairy experience. Thankfully, stress from those experiences need not prematurely ...

Racist Video Casts Ugly Glare on Colleges' Blind Eyes to Frat Racism

Earl Ofari Hutchinson | Posted 05.10.2015 | Home
Earl Ofari Hutchinson

Protesting Oklahoma students and a no-nonsense university president took swift and forceful action against the hate on their campus. But what happens when there is no over the top, outrageous racist video that goes viral to stir student and public wrath?

Don't Watch the Racist Oklahoma Frat Video

Lauren Carson | Posted 05.10.2015 | Home
Lauren Carson

When we as a society allow incidents such as this to persist, we are labeling our young people, especially young African American men in this case and telling them once again you are not allowed a seat at the table and, what's worse, we heckle and laugh and attempt to destroy your dignity and ultimately your humanity.

African American Fraternities and Sororities: Our Fight Has Just Begun

Gregory S. Parks | Posted 02.09.2015 | Home
Gregory S. Parks

Will BGLOs be meaningfully engaged in this modern struggle for racial equality? Will they be timid and do enough just to say that they did something? Will they sit on the sidelines?

The Frattiest Colleges In America

BroBible | Posted 09.18.2014 | Home

Every year we get hundreds of e-mails from college students asking us about the frattiest colleges in America. The 2014-15 college year is in full swi...

Noisy Neighbors

Paul Stoller | Posted 09.01.2014 | Home
Paul Stoller

The messages that films evoke say a great deal about the current state of our society. In recent years summer films have highlighted fantasy and rive...

Fraternity Suspended For Alleged Racist Pledge Activity

Posted 02.27.2013 | Home

This article first appeared on Another day, another fraternity controversy. This afternoon BroBible learned that Washington Universit...

When Will Hazing End?

Chelsea Hirsch | Posted 02.19.2013 | Home
Chelsea Hirsch

There's no need for hazing to continue. Despite popular belief, it is not a right of passage. I can proudly say that I was not hazed, and I don't feel like any less of a sister because of that. If anything, I feel better about being part of an organization where I am valued and respected.

Sincerity of Purpose

PJ Mintner | Posted 11.28.2012 | Home
PJ Mintner

If a fraternity is not about mutual respect, then they are not a fraternity. If a chapter doesn't honor cognitive dissonance, they're just another student group on campus, and likely one of the student groups you shouldn't want to associate with.

Alleged Fireworks Battle Between Frats Leads To Pot Bust

The Huffington Post | Katherine Bindley | Posted 08.21.2012 | Home

Two fraternities from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, were allegedly engaging in a fireworks "battle" -- which involved shooting the fireworks off t...

The Best Fraternities

Posted 10.20.2012 | Home

What makes an incredible fraternity? Is it the amount of parties every weekend? The ability to have a mixer at the drop of a proverbial hat? Or mere...

Fraternity: What's in a Name?

Ellesha LeCluyse | Posted 06.30.2012 | Home
Ellesha LeCluyse

In order to give credit to organizations that are run by students to enhance their own college experience and have an impact on the world around them, an extremely positive step would be to call fraternities by their actual name.

Dartmouth Student Exposes Graphic Details Of Fraternity Hazing

Posted 01.25.2012 | Home

One might imagine that joining a college frat or sorority is an all-access pass to kick-ass parties, meaningful friendships that last a lifetime, and ...