An Interview with a Woman Who Abandoned the University of Alabama's Famed Political 'Machine'

Earlier this week, University of Alabama sophomore and member of the school student government Alex Smith wrote an op-ed for campus paper the Crimson White about her decision to stop working with “the Machine.” The college’s old boy’s club is also known as Theta Nu Epsilon, and it’s comprised of members of… »10/30/15 10:50am10/30/15 10:50am

Have You Heard the One About the Murdered Sorority Girls? 

Florida State University’s Chi Omega house looks exactly as a sorority house should: large and stately, with a conservative symmetry in its manicured lawn and beige portico that transmits the values of the sisters who live there. With large Greek letters on its exterior and hand-painted banners hung from its… »10/29/15 1:30pm10/29/15 1:30pm

U. of Alabama Student Publicly Quits Secretive Greek Society Known as 'The Machine'

The University of Alabama’s not-so-secret political coalition The Machine, which controls their Student Government via approved members of the Greek system, has dissent in its midst. On Monday, the student paper The Crimson White published an op-ed from a senator who says she no longer wants to work under their… »10/26/15 4:40pm10/26/15 4:40pm

People Reportedly Wore Blackface to 'Kanye West' Themed UCLA Fraternity and Sorority Mixer

Black student groups at UCLA are understandably unhappy after reports leaked out of a predominantly white fraternity and sorority that held a “Kanye Western” themed mixer. According to the student paper, guests wore “baggy clothes, plumped lips and padded bottoms, or as “Kardashians.” »10/08/15 9:15am10/08/15 9:15am

Alabama Sorority Sisters Won't Support Black Sister Running for Homecoming Queen

New reports from the University of Alabama claim that one of the black women who was accepted into the Alpha Gamma Delta sorority during the continuous opening bidding process in 2013 spurred from Alabama’s racist pledging process is not getting the support she typically would from her sorority sisters in her run for… »10/07/15 11:20am10/07/15 11:20am

Welcome to Derby Days, the Most Spectacular Con in All of Frat Philanthropy

We recently received a tip about a couple of banners hanging on the Sigma Chi fraternity house on the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign campus. “We never stop at third base,” one says, over an all-American MLB banner showing a woman playing dick-baseball in heels. “KKΓ<3 SΣX,” says the other banner, which… »9/30/15 12:15pm9/30/15 12:15pm

Iowa Sorority Girl Gets Slizzard, Pees On Floor of Yogurt Shop, Inspires a Nation

Jestine Rands didn’t think she’d become a hero to thousands when she got drunk on Saturday night, but the hard-partying sorority leader, already tore up by 7pm, had her whole life changed when she did something many of us only angrily fantasize about. That’s right, she let loose a stream of golden piss onto the floor… »9/17/15 1:05pm9/17/15 1:05pm

University of Iowa's Alpha Phi Sings a Song About Anal Sex and Binge Drinking

A month after University of Alabama’s chapter of Alpha Phi got blasted for releasing a highly produced recruitment video starring a lot of blonde white women, the sorority’s University of Iowa Delta Epsilon chapter is getting attention for a recruitment song set to a compilation of rap tunes with references to fun… »9/11/15 2:45pm9/11/15 2:45pm

University of Alabama Sorority Deletes Viral Recruitment Video After Backlash

In advance of their annual Bid Day, in which prospective sorority members are told which sororities they’ve been accepted into, the University of Alabama’s Alpha Phi released a Bid video promoting their sorority, part of a longstanding tradition of sisterhood self-promotion. Dubbed by Total Frat Move as “a nuke on the… »8/17/15 10:15am8/17/15 10:15am

Fraternity PAC Backs Legislation to Protect Students Accused of Rape

Arizona Republican Congressman Matt Salmon introduced a bill Wednesday designed to protect students accused of rape on campus, to change the way on-campus safety hearings are conducted, and to prevent Greek organizations from being forced to go co-ed. That same day, three former members of the Phi Kappa Psi fraternity… »7/30/15 10:20am7/30/15 10:20am

Neighbors Sequel, Sorority Rising, Will Star Chloë Grace Moretz

Neighbors, the unexpectedly great 2014 comedy about a raucous fraternity that moves in next to a boring married couple, is getting a sequel. And, based on its recently confirmed title, the bad neighbors (played by Zac Efron and Dave Franco in the first film) are going to be ladies this time. Chloë Grace Moretz will… »7/27/15 3:35pm7/27/15 3:35pm

The Year So Far in Greek Life: 133 Infractions, 55 Schools, 4 Deaths

As universities across America continue to operate under the pretense that the secrecy, violence and institutionalized danger within the calcified-in-degeneracy Greek system is a problem that’s specific to bad seeds rather than indicative of the extreme ends of the practices of the whole, Bloomberg Businessweek has… »6/04/15 1:30pm6/04/15 1:30pm

Dartmouth Will Ban Hard Liquor to Try to Curb Campus Sexual Assault

Dartmouth College, one of the many schools grappling with a publicity-unfriendly campus sexual assault problem, has unveiled a new plan to "address harmful behavior" by students. A cornerstone of that plan involves banning hard liquor from campus parties. The administration is also strongly suggesting that the… »1/29/15 12:30pm1/29/15 12:30pm

Sorority Report #5: Crime, Punishment, and How to Get 'Blacklisted'

Welcome to Sorority Report, a feature in which we celebrate the best and battiest of Rush Week emails from sororities. Part 1 extolled the virtues of Spanx. Part 2 sang the praises of Vaseline and warned sternly against "natural looks." Part 3 lectured against allowing "randos" to wear Greek shirts in the general… »1/23/15 5:10pm1/23/15 5:10pm

Sorority Report #4: Sister-Approved Shades of Turquoise You Can Wear

Welcome to Sorority Report, a feature in which we celebrate the best and battiest of Rush Week emails from sororities. Part 1 extolled the virtues of Spanx. Part 2 sang the praises of Vaseline and warned sternly against "natural looks." Part 3 lectured against allowing "randos" to wear Greek shirts in the general… »1/22/15 3:30pm1/22/15 3:30pm