Sigma Nu warms up fundraising

Until Friday Dec 8, Sigma Nu will be selling hot coffee and hot chocolate in the Clark Student Center to help raise money bring more positivity to their fraternity. “We are planning on hosting a philanthropy event where we bring bubble soccer to campus and the money raised today will help … [Read more...]

Greek culture more toxic than we admit

Greek life and the activities of sororities and fraternities are prevalent on most university campuses in the United States. In fact, many universities, including MSU, will start organizing "Greek Week" in a few months, where Greeks engage in celebratory competitions to show off school and … [Read more...]

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...]

Chi Omega donates $10K to Make-A-Wish

Chi Omega hosted the annual Swishes For Wishes basketball tournament on March 4 in the Bruce and Graciela Redwine Student Wellness Center as a part of their Wish Week festivities. Their proceeds were donated to the Make-A-Wish Foundation to grant wishes to children with life-threatening … [Read more...]

Alpha Kappa Alpha hosts Chipotle fundraiser

Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority is having a fundraiser at Chipotle from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. All patrons have to do is mention AKA and half of the proceeds will go to the sorority. Tyteanah Cravin, athletic training senior, said, “AKA sorority is hoping for a good turnout today, Chipotle was very … [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...]

Sorority recruitment an emotional rollercoaster

Recruitment is the most exciting month of every sorority girl's life (and yes, I said month). We practice every day for almost a month straight, learning door chants, pref songs, and how to talk to a PNM (potential new member) properly. But I'm not going to lie, I questioned my sanity too many times … [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...]

Alpha Kappa Alpha makes a comeback

Alpha Kappa Alpha makes a comeback from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. As the pink-and-green letters stood tall, students, faculty and family waited for the unveiling of the newest members of the Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority. In recent years the chapter's enrollment has been low, but this year … [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...]