Greek Life

Step Afrika performs as part the the 2017 MLK Symposium

The Office of Greek Life, Center for Campus Involvement, Department of AfroAmerican and African Studies, and the Center for World Performance Studies were pleased to bring Step Afrika to campus on Thursday, January 26th at 7:00pm in the Mendlessohn Theater.

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Gamma Sigma Alpha Honor Society Holds Fall 2016 Initiation

 On December 7th, 2016 Gamma Sigma Alpha Greek Honor Society initiated over 80 members, the largest class since their introduction into our community in March of 1994. ​Fraternity and sorority affiliated members who hold a GPA above 3.7 and junior or senior standing were invited to join the organization, which offers a multitude of benefits for its members. Current executive board members Lexi Wung, Hailey Olds, Brittany Allen, and Megan Taylor led the initiation at the Delta Gamma Annex, which was followed by refreshments and conversation.

Mental Health Speakout

The Greek Community is starting up a mental health awareness campaign the week of December 5, 2016,  beginning with a Mental Health Speakout  December 5th at 8pm in Union Pendleton Room! The campaign is dedicated to facilitating conversation about mental health struggles in the Greek community, whether it be related to anxiety, stress, body image, hyper-masculinity, cultural stigma, etc. In addition to the Speakout there will be a vareity of video messages from the four councils released over the next 2 months.

Author Harlan Cohen speaks about Healthy Relationships

On Monday, November 14, 2016, the best-selling author Harlan Cohen visited the University of Michigan campus. Harlan is the author of multiple books to help high school and college students adjust to life on their own. At this event hosted by Greek Life and Hillel, he discussed how to form healthy relationships and be confident in yourself in the most hilarious way possible.

Hazing Prevention Week 2016

The Greek Community takes a firm stance against hazing and promotes an environment that facilitates positive member experiences in line with organizational, community, and University values. The Interfraternity Council, Multicultural Greek Council, the National Pan-Hellenic Council, and the Panhellenic Association strive to maintain safe environments in which students know that they will not be subject to hazing when joining or affiliating with any fraternity or sorority.