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ASG to further publicize changes to sexual assault hearings process

Sophia Bollag and Olivia Exstrum

February 9, 2015

Filed under Campus, Campus Safety, Latest Stories, Student Government

Associated Student Government is working with administrators to better publicize how students can report sexual assault under the University’s new disciplinary hearing and appeals process, ASG officials said this week. Chris...

Guest Column: We need to rethink Northwestern’s social culture

Kara Rodby, Guest Columnist

January 6, 2015

Filed under Columns, Opinion

As recruitment season begins today, I’d like to remind freshmen and the whole Northwestern community that it is okay not to be in a sorority or fraternity.  If you do not want to join – whether you just do not see yourself...

After criticism of Northwestern’s majority-white Greek community, leaders look to increase inclusivity

Alice Yin, Assistant Campus Editor

November 20, 2014

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

Haley Smith said she never thought that much about race until she walked into her first sorority recruitment event. The African-American Medill sophomore said there were few women of color in Norris University Center that...

Northwestern hires new director of fraternity and sorority life

Emily Chin, Reporter

October 26, 2014

Filed under Campus, Greek, Latest Stories

Cynthia Rose, Northwestern's new director of fraternity and sorority life, said she thinks being a part of Greek life can be the most influential piece of a person’s life. “It can reclassify your values, it can introd...

Greek Beat: Surviving formal in five easy steps

Mackenzie Broderick, Columnist

May 14, 2014

Filed under Current Blogs, The Current

Greetings, culture lovers! The end of the year is in sight! Or, at least, if you squint, you can sort of see it … But, with spring comes formals, scholarship balls and other events where wearing sweatpants is not acceptable....

Greek Beat: Mental health and Greek life

Mackenzie Broderick, Greek Columnist

May 1, 2014

Filed under Current Blogs, The Current

Recently, never mind how recently, I was crushed to a crush party. As people laughed and danced and posed for pictures at the party, I found myself crying in the bathroom. But to understand what led up to this moment, we need...

Greek Beat: Wearing your letters around campus, an inner monologue

Mackenzie Broderick, Columnist

April 22, 2014

Filed under Current Blogs

Roll out of bed in the morning and my "Finding Nemo" clock says I’m already 15 minutes late. Whoops. Fumbling around in my closet, I grab the first shirt my fingers touch and pull it on before hurrying out the door. Cold. Too...

Greek Beat: It’s all Greek to me

Mackenzie Broderick, Columnist

April 7, 2014

Filed under Columns & Reviews, Lifestyle, The Current

Greetings, culture lovers. As The Current continues to evolve to better serve and entertain the filthy masses of Northwestern — that would be you, gentle reader — we’ve added a new column. There is a good chance that...