Sigma Sundae sweetens philanthropy with ice cream

Sigma Kappa sorority hosted a sundae bar Tuesday, Nov. 15 in the Comanche Student Center to raise money for various charitable organizations “This is such a big event for our Sigma Kappa foundation,” Carrie Halbrooks, vice president of Sigma Kappa’s philanthropic services, said. “All the money … [Read more...]

Frat life is the best life

There are many great reasons why getting involved in Greek life is the right way to go. I personally accredit it as one of the best decisions I have made in my collegiate career, and I'm not just saying that. I know what everyone is thinking: "Another frat boy who's going to tell me to rush because … [Read more...]

Why you should pledge a fraternity

Fall brings many on campus traditions. Summer break comes to a blistering end. Football players start games. And the Greek community is looking upon the hectic week know as rush week.Rush week is a big event for fraternities this week. I’m a member of the Greek community and part of the Sigma Nu … [Read more...]

Greek life, enrollment increase pave way for change

Economic development | Enrollment | Budget | Nursing | Housing | International enrollment | Crime | Greek life In the 1960’s, Pinto and Flounder, characters from the movie animal house epitomized what it meant to be a fraternity man: drinking beer, hazing pledges, hooking up with handfuls … [Read more...]

Greeks give members sense of purpose

The Greek community on campus makes up about 431 students which is about 9 percent of the student population. These students create friendships, interact through social gatherings and help out around the community. “Greek life has provided me with many opportunities to better myself as a person,” … [Read more...]

Mr. Mustang pageant to raise money for Faith Mission

Pageants are usually made for women, but Midwestern's own Sharing the Profession of Athletic Training, or SPAT, partnering with Order of Omega chapters, will present "Mr. Mustang," a male-only pageant, Tuesday, April 14, at 7 p.m. in CSC Comanche. "We opened it up to all male athletes and … [Read more...]

Sigma Nu hosts dodgeball tournament for local cause

Sigma Nu is sponsoring “Dodge for a Cause,” a dodgeball tournament on April 11 to benefit the Arc of Wichita County, a non-profit volunteer organization. Walter James, business management sophomore and philanthropy chairman for Sigma Nu, said his fraternity's goal is to raise $5000 for the Arc. … [Read more...]

Greeks to sponsor spelling bee

February — the month of love. In addition, for members of the campus Greek community, it is also the Month of the Scholar. To celebrate, fraternity and sorority members are hosting a spelling bee Feb. 24. “It's important because it’s a way to show others that fraternities and sororities take … [Read more...]

Arlington tailgating ends in ‘scuffle’

A fight between a member of Sigma Alpha Epsilon and someone associated with Tarleton State University reportedly broke out in the tailgating parking lot at AT&T Stadium during last Saturday's Lone Star Conference Football Festival. Several hundred Midwestern State University students, alumni, … [Read more...]

Operation Quinceañera

Members of the Sigma Lambda Alpha Sorority have set up donation boxes around campus to collect dresses for Operation Quinceañera, a charity drive started by the sorority's San Antonio chapter. Sorority members hope to collect dresses that will be sent to St. PJ's Home for Neglected and Abused … [Read more...]