Butler’s Panhellenic Association and Interfraternity Council are working on a plan to move forward with the recruitment process while following all of the university’s COVID-19 safety measures.
Butler administration cancelled the 2018 chariot races due to Sigma Chi’s probation and safety concerns. A group of fraternity leaders then worked with Butler’s risk management department to document the plans for the 2019 races.
New policies aim to promote safety and healthy drinking culture. The rules target the types of alcohol allowed at greek sponsored events and who is allowed to provide it.
Lambda Chi Alpha will recolonize this fall and will be ready for formal recruitment come spring semester. Construction on their new house will also begin this November and be ready for chapter members to move in January 2021.
Cohen will start her position on Aug. 26.
After only about two years of being suspended off campus, Lambda Chi Alpha will return to campus this fall for recruitment.
Becky Druetzler, director of Greek life, no longer works at Butler University. Frank Ross, vice president for student affairs notified Greek life leaders of her departure via email on Feb. 1.
Butler University administration is continuing discussions with the Lambda Chi Alpha housing board over the possibility of building a new Lambda Chi Alpha house on the vacant Tau Kappa Epsilon property.
Butler University is currently in talks with the international chapter of Lambda Chi Alpha regarding a possible return to campus.
The new fraternity is working to cement a future for their Men of Principle initiative.