“The work we do is important,” or some quote like that is an easy applause line at any fraternity|sorority professional conference. Those conferences are interesting. We affirm our commitment to the development of students, then gossip about how backward and … Continued
Like all things fraternity, the concept of national consultants visiting chapters every year would have been a foreign concept to our respective founding members. The earliest fraternity “staff” were often national secretaries whose primary responsibility was to maintain records and … Continued
The issue is not that fraternity members wish to be regressive heathens who kill their own members. The issue is that some students are held to different standards than others, that many are aware of it, that they are pushing against those policies, and that we are responding by disparaging people as if they were simply regressive heathens determined to kill their own members.
The Association for Fraternity/Sorority Advisers (AFA) Annual Meeting has come to a close, and much of what was expected took place over the weekend. Here’s some (fake) highlights (based in reality). Daily Visits to BrainyQuote.com Double During Meeting. Throughout the … Continued
I am convinced that there is no line of work that can quite compare to that of working at a fraternity headquarters. I spent five-plus years with one. Add those five-plus years to my time as an undergraduate member … Continued